Looking for a field trip option for your home school student(s)? Come to the outdoor classroom at Refreshing Mountain! Our Home School Days provide a variety of outdoor adventures and activities designed to provide fun and educational experiences for your students.
Spring 2021 Is Here!
All the Details
- Chaperones: This is not a drop off event. Parents will be scheduled to chaperone on a rotating basis within their children’s group(s).
- Cost: $24/person with a family cap of $72. Payment is due at time of registration. See FAQ’s for details on cancellation.
- Registration: Choose a day to come by registering using the “Register Now” button 👇🏽. Space is limited to 20 students per age group. Wait list is available.
Spring 2021 Homeschool Days Schedule
May 11, 13, 14, 17, 19 & 21
|1st-2nd grades||3rd-4th grades||5th-6th grades||7th-12th grades|
|10:30 AM||Reptiles & Amphibians of the World||Flying V Ziplines||Pedal Carts||Rappelling|
|11:30 AM||Flying V Ziplines||Reptiles & Amphibians of the World||Rappelling||Archery|
|12:30 PM||Bring Your Own Packed Lunch|
|1:00 PM||Farm Animal Experience||Climbing Tower||Reptiles & Amphibians of the World||Flying V Ziplines|
|2:00 PM||Climbing Tower||Pedal Carts||Flying V Ziplines||Reptiles & Amphibians of the World|
Flying V Zipline
A 2 zipline course great for whetting the zipline palate
A 45 ft. tower with easy to difficult routes
Reptiles and Amphibians of the World
Learn about PA native and non-native animals
Learn to safely descend a 40 ft. wall
Hit the bullseye with a bow and arrow
Cruise around our custom Pedal Cart track
Farm Animal Experience
Interact with our farm animals from Horses to Alpaca
Homeschool Day FAQ’s
Payment is due at time of registration. Payments are non-refundable if cancelled less than 48 hours before the event. If someone on the waitlist takes your place money can then be refunded.
Yes. If registration is full you will be contacted and put on the wait list. If it does not work out for you to attend, you will receive a full refund.
Yes. Parents/Guardians must remain on the Refreshing Mountain grounds throughout the day. A chaperone schedule will be given upon arrival.
Lunch is NOT provided for this event. There are picnic tables and pavilion space for you to eat your bag lunch. The camp store will be opened for light food items, drinks, snacks, and souvenirs if you would like to purchase some items.
Yes, there is no cost for parking and we have ample space for buses as well as passenger vehicles.
This is a “light rain or shine event”. We will cancel if there is a storm or other severe weather. If Refreshing Mountain cancels any part of your event for a safety-related reason, you will receive a FULL REFUND.
Yes, our activities are designed to include a broad range of physical and mental abilities. We don’t want to exclude anyone. At the same time, there are aspects of our topography and certain safety requirements of some of our elements that can pose a challenge to guests with limited mobility and/or over 250 lbs. We do have options that can be explored for special accommodation and we welcome a conversation about any particular needs your guests may have. Please give us a call at 717-738-1490.
Yes, every participant must sign a Release Form. If the participant is under age 18, a parent/guardian MUST sign the form. Therefore, for school groups it is necessary to process the Release Forms prior to the event. The group organizer is responsible to collect the signed Release Forms and bring them along on the day of the event.
Signed Release Forms must be received in our office before we will begin your event.