Leading the way
Exploring rich ecosystems
Connecting to the natural world
Inspiring joyful participation
Awakening tomorrow’s stewards
Become the next environmental leader
Groups of up to 220 5th and 6th grade students attend 4 and 5-day programs in the redwoods, 6 miles north of Santa Cruz.
Up to 43 3rd-8th grade students attend 1 to 4-day programs at the historic Pigeon Point Lighthouse, south of Pescadero.
High School Leadership
Over 500 high school students and parents volunteer as cabin leaders each year at Sempervirens, acting as role models and gaining valuable leadership skills.
Our experienced naturalists engage students in hands-on learning, taking a whole child approach focused on social emotional learning, ecology, environmental stewardship, conservation, health, and the arts.