Big Laurel Summer Camp

Discover Ecology

What do you do at camp?
Who can come to camp?

Summer camps at Big Laurel are for kids finishing 2nd grade all the way through high school! Our camps are separated into older and younger age groups.

When is camp?

We offer four weeks of camp every summer. Camp starts on Tuesday morning and ends on Friday afternoon.

2020 camp was canceled 


Stay tuned for 2021 camp dates!


Each camp is a four day, three night over-night camp. Campers will enjoy crafts, hiking, swimming, bonfires, ecology lessons, team building, and much more! 

Our past nature themes have been reptiles and amphibians, biodiversity, and geology. Let us know if you have any suggestions for future camps themes!


 Our past field trips have included:

Special guests included:

Where is camp?

Camps are hosted at Big Laurel Learning Center's Web of Life Ecology Center. Click here for directions!

We also offer camper pick ups and drop offs at Marlbone Junction Store, located on Marrowbone Creek.

How do I sign up?

Get in touch with Grace. We'll have applications available starting in April 2021.

Download your application here:

Send your completed form to: or 

PO Box 266 Kermit, WV 25674

Interested in being a camp mentor?

Have you always wanted to be a camp counselor? If  you went to summer camp as a kid or never got the chance, we'd love to have you join us! If you are a high school or college group or individual who is interested in dedicating a week or more this summer, let us know! 

Check out the pictures below to see what we've done at camp!