Get close to nature while staying close to home at the Outdoor Education Center located in Babler State Park. Ready for an adventure? Take learning to the trail while traveling the country with our Trek & Travel trip programs.
Put down the electronics and get outside! Our Babler Outdoor Education Center (OEC) offers a variety of ways for youth to explore the outdoors through science and nature-based education experiences:
- Camps & Classes - put down the electronics and get outside with BablerWiLD!
- Travel programs - take learning to the trail with Trek & Travel!
- Scout programs - bring your scout troop for a fun program and earn your badge!
- Customized group programs - If you have a youth group looking for team building, outdoor skills, environmental education or outdoor education, we’re the place for you!
One of the best ways to enjoy nature is to do so with family. Create new memories with our family programs located at the OEC, or join us on a parent/child overnight trip to explore the beauty of the Ozarks.
Learn more about our family outdoor education programs.
The Outdoor Education Center at Babler State Park is a 300-acre retreat nestled in the valley of one of Missouri’s finest state parks. Located in the heart of west St. Louis County, the OEC is the perfect place for your group to get away without having to go away!
Learn more about renting the Babler Outdoor Education Center.