Groups at Baker Outdoor Learning Center

The Baker Outdoor Learning Center offers nature education and outdoor recreation programs for schools, scouts, homeschools, senior centers and more. Review the Information Packet.

Overnight guests who are under 18 and attending without a parent or guardian must complete a health and behavior form.

General Programs

From natural history to outdoor life skills and beyond, programs span topics that appeal to many ages and interests. Explore outdoor education program offerings. Activities can be done any time of year and modified to any ages, except as noted in the descriptions.

Academic Standards

The Outdoor Learning Center curriculum supports certain MN K-12 Academic Standards. Review the Standards Matrix to decide which programs meet your needs.

Scout Programs

Professional naturalists teach programs designed to help scouts earn badges. We strive to cover as much of the scout badge requirements as possible but cannot guarantee to cover every requirement. Explore scout program offerings.

Senior Programs

Education and adventure don't have to stop with age. The Outdoor Learning Center offers seasonal and year-round programs for the more mature set. Programs are $12* per person, including lunch. Maximum group size is 60; minimum is 12. All programs are accessible. Senior programs include a catered lunch, half-hour program, and half-hour hike/activity or social time in the lodge.

*Sales tax not included.

Contact Us

For more information and availability on any Baker Outdoor Learning Center group program, email or call 763.694.7724.