SNFC is a place where you are immersed in one of the most beautiful, diverse and wild regions of the northern Sierra Nevada. Our expert and friendly instructors guide your senses as you explore a dazzling array of plant and animal life. It is a place where students of the environmental sciences and artists can get hands-on experience. It is a place where people can stop to smell the azaleas and the Jeffrey Pines. It has been called a nature camp for adults. It is a place where personnel working in environmental fields can upgrade their knowledge. It is place where people from all walks of life can come together, energized by the easy comraderie and humbled by nature's magnificence. It is simply a wonderful experience, open to the general public.

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If this will be your first visit to the Sierra Nevada Field Campus, you can find more detailed information about what to expect when staying on campus here at Accommodations and Meals page. Or check out our "frequently asked questions."