The Sly Park Environmental Education Center provides unforgettable outdoor science learning experiences to over 8000 elementary students each year. We invite you to visit us in the Eldorado National Forest to enjoy our:
- Environmental Education programs at our Outdoor Science School --
week-long and weekend programs that feature the climbing wall, astronomy, the animal room, arts and crafts, and more!
- Lessons embedded with California and local history and geography, including Park Creek trails and the Native American Interpretive Center.
- Team building program that includes hiking, shelter construction, and challenge activities
Sly Park is celebrating 50 Years of Service!
For 50 years Sly Park Education Center has been serving the greater Sacramento area and Northern California. To celebrate, Sly Park is holding special events during the 2019-2020 school year. Download our flyer for more information. (1.2MB PDF) All events are open to the public.
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Want to help make a positive environmental impact? Sly Park is raising money to buy Water Fill Stations to reduce the use of plastic water bottles while keeping students hydrated.