Northern Lakes Impact Center

Northwoods Outdoor Learning Academy

The Northwoods Outdoor Learning Academy (NOLA) exists for the purpose of partnering with parents to assist with the educational needs of their children through quality, experiences in the outdoors. Our goal is to bring their children’s education to life and encourage them to never stop learning and exploring our world.

The Northwoods Outdoor Learning Academy is a program of the Northern Lakes Impact Center, an educational non-profit organization located in Rhinelander, Wisconsin.

NOLA runs September through May. Each age group has their own Tuesday of the month:

Elementary (age 6-9)
Middle School (age 10-13)
High School (age 14+)

$99.00 per student

Sample Day Schedule

9:30 am Arrival
9:45 am Focus Class
12:00 pm Lunch
12:30 pm Free Time
1:00 pm Activity Time
2:30 pm Departure

Our Classes

Our educational classes have been developed through a combined 50 years of experience of our founders and director. These classes have been adapted to most age levels and cover the state standards of education for Wisconsin. Some of these classes include:

Geology
Aquatic Ecology
Outdoor Survival
Native Americans
Voyageurs
Animal Habitats
Wood Working
Lumberjack
Pioneers and Settlers
Archaeological Dig
Environmental Engineers

Although our main purpose of this program is to help bring the classroom to life, we also include other activities throughout the program to give your student opportunities you may not have at home such as:

Archery
Riflery
Rock climbing
Zip Line
Mini Golf
Canoeing

The Northern Lakes Impact Center’s team is excited to work with you and your children. For more information about the Northern Lakes Impact Center or its Northwoods Outdoor Learning Academy program, please contact us at 715-203-0505.