Welcome to the Summit Environmental Education Center, we are an outdoor environmental education center that specializes in overnight field trips for groups of all ages. All courses and activities are designed to meet or exceed state and national standards for curriculum. Our courses are flexible and can be tailored to meet specific needs of teachers.
We are located in the piedmont of North Carolina at beautiful Haw River State Park in Browns Summit, North Carolina. We are proud to be the first ever residential environmental education program in N.C. State Park history.
Our mission statement, written in 2009 is as follows: The Summit Environmental Education program is committed to creating and nurturing an awareness of the natural world through experiential education, thereby fostering a lifelong connection, built upon an appreciation, understanding and stewardship of our environment. Please contact us anytime to schedule your field trip.
Follow the links on the menu to the left to learn more about environmental education, planning your field trip, pricing, sample schedules, courses offered and our staff.
N.C. Division of Parks & Recreation • 1615 MSC • Raleigh N.C. 27699-1615