WOW School

WOW National Outdoor Recreation and Conservation Schools

Weekend Outdoor recreation programs for the whole family.

WOW National Outdoor Recreation and Conservation Schools are weekend programs designed to teach families how to enjoy a wide range of outdoor recreation activities while practicing personal safety and outdoor responsibility. Four schools are taught annually across the state of Missouri.

More Edventures

Discover more about all of the Edventures we have to offer!

Family camping outside during wow school

Learn Exciting Outdoor Skills

WOW teaches through hands-on learning experience in an outdoor setting attracting a wide range of ages, interests and abilities making it an affordable family outing with an educational experience.

Each year, WOW school will be taught in 4 locations across the state of Missouri.

Upcoming WOW School Events

St. Louis School

Event Dates


Sept 18th-19th, 2021

Please check back later for registration

Springfield School

Event Dates


April 30th-May 1st, 2021

Please check back later for registration

Kansas City School

Event Dates


September 24th-25th, 2021

Please check back later for registration

Roaring River School

Event Dates


October 8th-10th, 2021

Please check back later for registration

Financial Aid Scholarships

The Wonders of Wildlife Financial Scholarship is intended to allow under-resourced children to take part in Conservation EdVenture Programs. Each request will be reviewed and awarded based on need by the Director of Conservation Programs.

Contact our Education Team

If you have questions about our educational offerings or are interested in booking an experience, please contact our education department.