Foley’s Environmental Education Center

The Foley Environmental Education Center is available in the fall and the spring for overnight or day groups; The perfect field trip for Primary, Middle and High School students at Camp Foley, Pine River, MN.

What To Expect:


Hike through the Minnesota woods while learning about the plants and birds that call Camp Foley home.


Find out how we can use resources around us to honor and protect our environment.


Imagination what lies beyond the stars and experience overnight without light polution.

Ready to find out more?

We would love to talk with you about our Overnight and Day Trip Environmental Education Center experience for your students.

Bring your students to spend a day (or a few) at the Foley Environmental Center in Pine River, MN!

Here are some of the experiences they’ll have!

Since 1970…

…students from all over Minnesota have been coming to Camp Foley’s Environmental Education Center in Pine River to learn about the environment, conservation and local wildlife in a a natural setting. Students leave with new environmental skills and knowledge, new friendships and a greater sense of self

The Environmental Education Center is located at Camp Foley on Lower Whitefish Lake near Crosslake, MN. It is open every spring and fall so students can witness the changing environment that comes along with these two seasons. It really is an unforgettable learning experience.

From the beginning, we have held to the firm belief that nature is an essential part of a child’s learning process.

Contact Us

9303 Father Foley Drive, Pine River, MN 56474


Are you a teacher?

Check out our teacher resources that you can use before and after your visit to enhance your students’ experience at the Foley Environmental Education Center.