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Outdoor Education

outdoor ed youth and adult

Experience the outdoors with Community Ed!  Whether your are an individual looking to participate in an outdoor education or looking for a great place to bring your group, we've got you covered.

Outdoor Education Programs for Youth, Families and Adults

Youth, families and adults can participate in one of the many programs offered year-round by our Babler OEC staff.  From BablerWiLD summer camps for youth to GPS events for families to day hikes for adults and more, there is something for everyone.

Learn more about participating in our programs for youth, families and adults

Outdoor Education Opportunities for Groups

Nestled in the valley of Dr. Edmund A. Babler Memorial State Park in West St. Louis County, the Babler Outdoor Education Center (OEC) is a 300-acre facility offering unique outdoor education, environmental education, team-building and outdoor skills experiences for the community. Organized groups looking for the perfect place for their next program can rent the facility and manage their own program or work with our staff to create a customized program to meet your needs. Half day, full day, week-long, overnight and hourly options available.

Learn more about bringing a group to the Babler Outdoor Education Center