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OUTDOOR EDUCATION PROGRAM

DEER RUN’s OUTDOOR EDUCATION PROGRAM

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OUT-OF-THE-CLASSROOM EXPERIENTIAL LEARNING

Outdoor Education can be simply defined as experiential learning in and about the outdoors. There are many benefits for students getting out of the classroom and learning by “doing.” Outdoor Education at Deer Run creates a positive, fun and active educational outdoor experience by promoting student growth through 5 pillars: Courage, Stewardship, Teamwork, Knowledge and Problem-Solving. The Deer Run Camps & Retreats Outdoor Education program is taught and facilitated by highly trained Deer Run staff.

STUDENT BENEFITS

1. Helps students achieve higher grades and standardized test scores in reading, writing, and math.
2. Promotes character growth by building self-esteem, teaching cooperation, practicing leadership and navigating conflict resolution.
3. Provides an excellent opportunity for students to thrive outside the traditional classroom.

10 TREKS — AREAS OF LEARNINGS

Archery • Climbing & Rappelling • Frontiersman Adventure • Know Your Ecosystem • Leave No Trace • Orienteering • Outdoor Adventure & Survival • Pioneering • Team Building • Wilderness First Aid

CUSTOMIZE THE PROGRAM FOR YOUR STUDENTS

Your student outdoor education program can be customized to meet the needs and schedule of your students and school. CHOOSE FIVE TREKS FOR YOUR STUDENTS to participate in to create a truly unique learning experience. We offer a 3-day adventure for your students to fully experience the benefits of the program. Call (615) 656-0090 or email our staff at Contact@DeerRun.camp to customize the program for your students.

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DIRECTIONS FROM

FRANKLIN/BRENTWOOD, TN

Get on I-65 N from Murfreesboro Rd Continue on I-65 N to Nashville Take Exit 212 from I-40 E Follow Fesslers Ln to Lebanon Pike

DIRECTIONS FROM

NASHVILLE, TN

Get on I-40 E/ I-65 S Follow I-65 S to TN-246 N/ I-840 W/ TN-840 Take Exit 23, Continue on TN-246 N Turn Left onto Perkins Rd

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WILLIAMSON COUNTY, TN

Follow Ewingville Dr to Murfreesboro Rd Follow W Main St/ TN-246 S/ Carter's Creek Pike to Perkins Rd Turn Right onto Perkins Rd

DIRECTIONS FROM

LOUISVILLE, KY

Get on I-65 S from W Liberty St Follow I-65 S to TN-246 N Take Exit 23 from I-840 W/ TN-840 Continue on TN-246 N Turn Left on Perkins Rd

DIRECTIONS FROM FRANKLIN/BRENTWOOD, TN

Get on I-65 N from Murfreesboro Rd Continue on I-65 N to Nashville Take Exit 212 from I-40 E Follow Fesslers Ln to Lebanon Pike GET DIRECTIONS ON MY DEVICE -->

DIRECTIONS FROM NASHVILLE, TN

Get on I-40 E/ I-65 S Follow I-65 S to TN-246 N/ I-840 W/ TN-840 Take Exit 23, Continue on TN-246 N Turn Left onto Perkins Rd GET DIRECTIONS ON MY DEVICE -->

DIRECTIONS FROM WILLIAMSON COUNTY, TN

Follow Ewingville Dr to Murfreesboro Rd Follow W Main St/ TN-246 S/ Carter's Creek Pike to Perkins Rd Turn Right onto Perkins Rd GET DIRECTIONS ON MY DEVICE -->

DIRECTIONS FROM LOUISVILLE, KY

Get on I-65 S from W Liberty St Follow I-65 S to TN-246 N Take Exit 23 from I-840 W/ TN-840 Continue on TN-246 N Turn Left on Perkins Rd GET DIRECTIONS ON MY DEVICE -->

CONTACT US

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DEER RUN CAMPS & RETREATS
(615) 794-2918
contact@deerrun.camp
3845 Perkins Rd
Thompson's Station, TN. 37179
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Statement of Faith

DEER RUN

"As the deer pants for streams of water, so my soul pants for you, my God." - Psalm 42:1 (NIV)