EXTRAORDINARY

EDUCATIONAL

EXPERIENCES

IN THE GREAT NORTH WOODS

DEEP PORTAGE LEARNING CENTER

We are a nonprofit residential environmental education center located on more than 6,000 acres of lakes, bogs, rivers, and woodlands. For nearly fifty years, we have provided extraordinary outdoor experiences for school groups, campers, families, and all who love the great outdoors.

Our Mission:

Through the exploration of woods, water, and wildlife, Deep Portage prepares and inspires learners of all ages to sustain and celebrate our natural world.

School visits

With classes about science, outdoor skills, teambuilding, and more, Deep Portage offers superb environmental education in Minnesota's largest outdoor classroom.

Canoeing, fishing, orienteering, hunter safety - there's something for everybody at Deep Portage's summer camps!

Summer Camps

Come on in! You're always welcome to hike & ski our trails, explore our Interpretive Center, and enjoy our public programs!

Adult & Family Visits
Going Green

Find out how Deep Portage is using solar, wind, and biomass to ensure a brighter future for our children and our planet.

Donate

Your generosity supports extraordinary learning  opportunities for Minnesota's youth.

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ONLINE STORE

Check out our online store for apparel that you can pick up at Deep Portage or have shipped to you!

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