Sly Park Multimedia

Want to get an idea of what your week at Sly Park will be like? Watch the video “A Day in the Sly Park Life,” view our virtual tour, or check out our photo tour on the Multimedia page.


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!
  • 4th Grade California history program based on local natural history and geography, including Park Creek trails and the Native American Interpretive Center.
  • Team building program that includes hiking, shelter construction, and challenge activities

Looking for facilities rental? Check out our Conference Center and contact us for availability.

Before you come / After your visit
Download a slideshow of your child's Sly Park visit. Donations support the "Friends of Sly Park" Student Scholarship fund.
Find everything you need to prepare for your visit, from forms to curriculum info to our Pre-Survey and more.
Get info on what to pack, report special food needs, find chaperone information, download the handbook, and more.