Shaping the Next Generation of Earth Stewards
Five hundred fifty acres on the shore of Lake Wallenpaupack in the Northern Poconos, Lacawac Sanctuary is a mix between an environmental education center, nature center, and biological field station, provides visitors with an opportunity for outdoor education and exposure to a blend of diverse habitats including wetlands, open fields, forests, and lakes. To fulfill our mission of Research, Education and Preservation, Lacawac offers environmental education and public programs to the community, educating environmental stewards by communicating the core values of environmental responsibility, citizenship, inclusiveness, and the pursuit of knowledge; undergraduate research and research partnerships with a consortium of colleges and universities; and over 8 miles of hiking trails open to the public, free of charge, from dawn to dusk year-round.
Upcoming Public Programs - July 2017
Close Encounters with Birds of Prey with Bill Streeter
2nd Annual Farm to Plate Dinner Saturday Aug. 12th
Join us for an intimate farm to plate food experience surrounded by the beauty of Lacawac Sanctuary. That evening our guests sit down surrounded by the forest at Lacawac to a delicious stationed-style supper that celebrates truly local cuisine. Purchase Tickets HERE
till Accepting Registrations Summer Day Camps
For more information or to register your child visit our summer camp page.