During the last week of September, Twenty-one Frost Valley staff participated in two separate Green Team pizza challenges in the Teaching Kitchen. There were several reasons for the challenges: to celebrate local foods in general and use ingredients from the farm and main camp garden and greenhouse, to educate on how the kitchen could be used by staff when programs aren’t being taught there, and to inform the participants about local sources of food. Olivia Lightle, Assistant Director of Program Innovation, prepared sauce using fresh tomatoes and other produce from the farm and had assistance from Program Instructor, Katrina Relyea, to prepare dough for the event. Katharine Chute, Sustainability Coordinator, […]

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We’ve added something new to the Welcome Center! The picture below shows Frost Valley’s new electric vehicle charging station.   The station is categorized as “Level 2”, which means it adds 22-25 miles of range per hour to any electric vehicle’s battery. This charging speed is somewhere between the “DC Fast Charge” models at some public stations and what could be accomplished with a standard household outlet.   Frost Valley’s station is available to all guests and staff, free of charge, and can accommodate up to two vehicles at once. On Tuesday, Oct 17, we had our very first guest use the station! A parent chaperone was able to fully […]

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Every year the natural resources department hosts three 3D archery events at Frost Valley. These events are open to the public for the price of $20 for adults and $8 for children under the age of 12. They are free of charge for Frost Valley outdoor sporting participants and lunch is included for everyone! They offer a fun filled Saturday for anyone who loves archery. Guests are asked to bring their own archery equipment for shooting the course. The 3D archery course consists of a ½ mile loop trail with 28 three dimensional targets along the way. We even have a stegosaurus target! Shots for various skill levels are marked […]

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