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Green Campus Tour

Guided maps of sustainability initiatives at Temple University

Climate Action Plan

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Annual Report

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Great American Campout

Temple Ambler and The National Wildlife Federation's Great American Campout
Date and Time: 
Saturday, July 18, 2020 - 2:00pm to Sunday, July 19, 2020 - 10:00am
Ambler Arboretum of Temple University - 580 Meetinghouse Road, Ambler PA 19002

The National Wildlife Federation’s Great American Campout is a celebration of camping as a way to connect with nature and wildlife. The benefits from outdoor play for mind, body and spirit are well-documented and help to create a lasting connection to nature and wildlife that help promote happiness and good health.

Temple University Ambler is excited to host a campout for new and experienced campers. Spend the night tent camping, go on nature walks, and enjoy stargazing. We look forward to helping people connect with nature and exposing them to the wonder of Temple University Ambler and the Ambler Arboretum.

The Great American Campout at Temple University Ambler will begin on Saturday, July 18, at 2 p.m. and conclude Sunday, July 19, by 10 a.m. Please note: Individuals under the age of 18 must be accompanied by an adult. 

Discount Codes available for Ambler Arboretum members. Contact duffyj@temple.edu for more information. 

What’s included in the Great American Campout?

  • Tent site: 15’ x 15’ (bring your own tent)

  • Outdoor Pool swim hours available on Saturday

  • A variety of guided walks, camping instruction and activities

  • Stargazing with the Delaware Valley Amateur Astronomers

  • Hiking 101 and Leave No Trace Workshops with the Appalachian Mountain Club - Delaware Valley Chapter 

Great American Campout Schedule (Coming Soon!)

Read more about the event here.

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