Developing conscientious citizens by instilling wonder,
encouraging stewardship, and cultivating community.
300 Acres of Forest, Fields and Freshwater Ponds of Cape Cod
The Burgess Outdoor Education & Retreat Center is the perfect place for your middle school education experience, your university program or your organizations annual retreat.
News & Blog
News & Blog
What People are Saying About Burgess Outdoor Education & Retreat Center!
Our fall 2019 season is underway and we’ve been enjoying positive experiences with veteran clients and new partnerships alike! Take a look at what some of our guests are saying about their time at Burgess Outdoor Education & Retreat Center: “The students of the Commonwealth Honors Program at Salem State University have been attending a […]Read More
Burgess Outdoor Education and Retreats Fall 2019 Availability
Please contact Kerri Sadoff (phone: 508-428-2571 x 115) with interest in a week-day booking. Please contact Katie O’Brien (phone: 508-428-2571 x 107) with interest in a weekend booking. We look forward to working with you to customize your next unforgettable outdoor experience!Read More
Burgess Outdoor Education is Hiring!
Click here to learn more! Click here to send your cover letter and resume to our Outdoor Education Director.Read More
Camp Burgess & Hayward
Our Summer Camp
Established in 1928, the South Shore YMCA Camp Burgess and Hayward has been a leader in Massachusetts camping for over 85 years. With one and two-week sessions, Camp Burgess & Hayward have programs for boys and girls ages 7-16.visit the site