The Amboy 4-H Environmental Education Center is available for overnight use and groups may rent our lodges and/or pavilions for programs and activities. All buildings are accessible. Dunn and Evergreen Lodges have electricity, potable water, and a woodstoves for heat.
Evergreen Lodge: Provides dormitory and restroom facilities. Up to 60 people can sleep in the lodge and the restroom facilities include shower stalls.
Dunn Lodge: Main meeting and kitchen facility. Kitchen contains two refrigerators, stove, microwave, pots and pans, plates, glasses, and utensils. Whiteboard, tables, and chairs are also a part of the lodge.
Don MacVean Pavilion: Seats up to 200 people
Paul and Theresa Schoeck Education Building: Nature Museum and Classroom. Open upon request.
These programs are available by pre-arrangement only. If none of these fit your group, let us know and we will create one for you.
Animal Tracks & Traces
Beaver Natural History
All About Birds
Birds of Prey
Mammals of Oswego County
Tree ID and Folklore
Wildlife Through the Seasons
Day Use (up to 12 hours):
$8 per person per day, minimum $80 per day
Oswego County 4-H Clubs: $25 per day
$11 per person per night, minimum $135 per night
Oswego County 4-H Clubs: $30 per night
Take County Route 69 East for 9 miles in to Amboy Center.
Turn left onto State Route 183. Go north for 4 miles; entrance is on the right.
Take County Route 13 South to Williamstown.
Turn right on to State Route 183.The entrance will be on the left after 1 mile.
Take County Route 13 North to Williamstown.
Turn left onto State Route 183.The entrance will be on the left after 1 mile.
Take State Route 104 East until it ends at the junction of County Route 13.
Turn right on to County Route 13. Follow instructions “From Pulaski.”
Take I-81 North to Parish; exit 33 (County Route 69).
Follow instructions “ From Parish.”
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The best way to learn about ecology is to be out in it! Amboy 4-H Environmental Education Center is a laboratory where youth and adults can observe nature first hand, alone or under the guidance of one of the Center’s Environmental Educators. Public programs often feature guest presenters who are recognized leaders in the fields of wildlife management, outdoor education, and botany. It is also the Center’s belief that learning should be fun.