Days:  Monday - Friday


  • Flexible Drop-off  8:30 - 9:00am 
  • Camp hours  9:00am - 3:00pm
  • Flexible Pick-up 3:00 - 3:30pm
  • After Camp 3:30 - 5:30pm​​ (pre-registration required, available at check-out, learn more HERE)

Drop-off & Pick-up Location:  the tennis courts at the Asheville School in West Asheville (Google Maps link)

  • Campers will be shuttled via passenger van to one of our forested camp locations in the greater Asheville area.  Vans depart the drop-off area at 9am and return at 3pm.

Tuition:  $284 per child

  • Discounts available before March 16 and are listed on the main Summer Camp page.
  • A $100 non-refundable deposit is due at registration to secure a spot in camp
  • Limited partial scholarships available, contact us for more info at

Forager's Basket:  Wild Foods

Grades 1-3     June 10-14, 2019 - FULL  

Grades 1-3     July 15-19, 2019 - Space Available

The wild plants of forest and field are delicious!  Learn to locate wild edibles on the landscape and positively identify them.   Find out what is safe to eat and which plants are poisonous.  Instructors will guide campers in the practice of sustainable and ethical harvesting.  Children will enjoy collecting, preparing, and cooking a wild meal from scratch!  Along the way they'll learn many other valuable wilderness skills like how to make and tend a campfire, how to move through the forest safely, how to avoid getting lost, etc.

Forager's Basket:  Wild Foods  ​-  Summer Day Camp

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