Discover the Perfect Summer at MOSS

Thursday, April 10 2014

MOSCOW, Idaho – April 10, 2014 – Summer is about being outside, enjoying the sun and having fun. Add a lake, outdoor adventure, some hands-on scientific discovery and a mountain setting and you’ve got  summer programs at the McCall Outdoor Science School.

Enrollment is open now for students interested in spending a week on the shores of Payette Lake learning from University of Idaho graduate students, exploring the mountains, lakes and rivers of central Idaho and releasing their inner scientist.

River Science Boys’ Expedition: June 22-27, Grades 6-9, $387.50
W.O.W.S. (Women Outdoor with Science): July 6-11, Grades 6-11, $387.50

These are five-day field science expeditions where students explore the rugged and beautiful Idaho mountains, go whitewater rafting and learn what university climate, water and alternative energy researchers are studying.

Beyond MOSS: July 13-18, Grades 6-9, $297.50

This five-day program goes beyond the school year MOSS program. It is perfect for those who have been to MOSS or who will be coming soon. 

Adventure Day Camp: June 17-August 1; Grades 3-5 and 6-9, Cost varies

This day camp focuses on learning, playing and enjoying nature while letting imagination drive discovery. 

The McCall Outdoor Science School is an outreach of the University of Idaho College of Natural Resources. The residential science school engages Idaho students in year-round learning through our school partnerships. The college also hosts an on-site graduate program for university students who serve as teachers while working towards their graduate degrees.

For summer program descriptions and details visit


Jodi Walker
Communication and Marketing
College of Natural Resources

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