Category: Camp Heidelberg

What lies beneath…

I have always wanted to get underwater video of the Common Snapping Turtle in the pond. Perhaps anticipating egg-laying, she has been hanging around the edges for a few days, so I took the opportunity. Check it out!






Outdoor and Environmental Education

The WRDSB has provided Environmental Education experiences to its students since the early 1970s. We currently operate four day-use Outdoor and Environmental Education (OEE) Centres at Blair and Wrigley Corners in Cambridge, and Laurel Creek and Camp Heidelberg in Waterloo. In addition, a seasonal program is staffed and run at the Huron Natural Area in […]






Camp Heidelberg

The Centre The Camp Heidelberg OEEC became a full-time Outdoor/Environmental Education Centre of the WRDSB after partnering with and leasing the site from the K-W Optimist Club in the fall of 1997. The property is 73 acres and features a hardwood bush, cedar swamp, a beautiful pond, early successional fields, and a Class 1 Provincially […]