The Walled Lake Outdoor Education Center can be rented by responsible organizations and individuals on weekdays and weekends throughout the year. Overnight Camps are a popular choice for school groups, religious organizations and scout groups. School staff and corporate groups often use our facility for staff development and team planning sessions. Many of these groups combine their organizational meeting with a team building program facilitated by the Outdoor Education Center Staff. Graduation parties are also becoming a popular use of the Center. Our location, facility size and parking accommodations make our facility a perfect fit for the hosts and guests.
The rental rates listed below give a general idea of how each group will be charged. These prices are subject to change by the Board of Education. These prices should only be used as a guideline and specific pricing can be determined by calling/emailing the Outdoor Center Director (firstname.lastname@example.org). A minimum of 40 people are required for groups using the dormitories for an overnight stay.
ALL Adventure Challenge Course Programs, Girl Scout/Brownie Programs, Environmental Programs are customized to meet the specific needs and budget of your group. Please call Stuart Riley to discuss programming and pricing for your organization (248-956-5120).
OUTSIDE SCHOOL WEEKDAY RATES (K-12)
$19.00/PERSON Facility Use Fee/Overnight
$6.25-$10.25/PERSON Meals (depending on age and menu selection)
$128.00 Special- 6 meals, 2 snacks, 6-1.75hour class blocks with a 15:1 student to instructor ratio. Additional fees may apply for High Adventure activities.
WEEKEND RENTAL RATES
$23.50/PERSON Facility Use Fee/Overnight
$47.00/PERSON Facility Use Fee/2 Overnights
$6.25-$16.00/PERSON Meal (depending on age and menu selection)
DAY USE FACILITY RENTAL
YURT-30 foot diameter, holds approximately 30 people
Weekday (School Year)-$125/day
Weekends and Weekdays (summer)-$150/day
MAIN LODGE-Cafeteria, bathrooms, all classrooms, grounds
Non Profit Groups- Weekdays $400/day Weekends $425/day
For Profit Groups-Weekdays $550/day Weekends $600/day
A deposit of $400.00 or up to 20% of the total estimated cost is required to reserve the facility. Deposit is forfeited due to cancellation fourteen (14) days after the Outdoor Center receives the deposit.
Canoes, Kayaks and Snow Shoes can be rented from Heavner Canoe Rental. Please let Mr. Heavner know that you are staying at our facility. Discounts are available to groups who use the Outdoor Center. Call 248-685-2379 or visit their website at: www.heavnercanoe.com.
WL HIGH SCHOOL/MIDDLE SCHOOL GROUPS-
Weekdays or Weekends
$18.00/PERSON Facility Use Fee/Overnight
WL 5th GRADE CAMP -Payments may be made at your child's school or through Family Access.
$140.00-Includes, transportation to and from camp, 6 meals, 2 snacks, 6 Two-hour class blocks, notebooks, silk screen set-up (students provide shirt), overnight chaperones.
$110.00 –Second child in the same family attending in same school year.
PAYMENT OPTIONS-Outside Rental Groups
Outside Rental Groups may choose to pay by check, money order or online (Mastercard/Visa/Discover).