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REACH Mentoring Program

Education wonders found in the outdoors

 

July 26, 2019

Jordan Allen

Nature sculptures like this one are made of clay and other items found on the forest floor during Forestry Adventure Days at Cloquet Forestry Center.

Rain couldn't stop 24 nature enthusiasts from enjoying the

numerous activities offered during the second session of

Forestry Adventure Days last week.

For the past six years, the Cloquet Forestry Center has used the Adventure Days to bridge the gap between modern kids and the natural world.

"We want to get more youth into nature," first-year helper Dylan Kelly said. He and the rest of the staff hope that the camp will help spark an interest in nature that the young boys and girls may not otherwise experience.

Between the two different sessions offered this month, 43 children ages 5-11...



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