Ed Center

Staying Overnight at the Ed Center

Nestled in a secluded valley within the Philip Burton Wilderness and just two miles from Limantour Beach, the Clem Miller Environmental Education Center is a residential learning facility available for overnight rental by schools and environmental learning groups. With five dormitory-style sleeping cabins, a bath house, a main lodge with library, and a commercial kitchen, the Ed Center is an ideal location for community building, environmental education, and nature immersion. 

  • Maximum capacity of 89 guests
  • Sustainably designed with solar-heated showers, composting, and recycling
  • Rustic retreat with no internet or cell service – an ideal refuge

Note: Facility use or group size restrictions may apply during the COVID-19 Pandemic

Fees for Staying at the Ed Center

February through November, the minimum fee is $775 per day, with a total capacity of 38 people. Rates are as follows for additional people: between 39 and 54 people is $970/day; between 55 and 70 people is $1175/day; between 71 and 89 people is $1445/day. December and January reservations will receive $100 off each day. Fees are calculated per day of occupancy, not per night. All groups are required to pay a nonrefundable $600 deposit and carry $1M in comprehensive liability insurance.

Fee waivers and reductions are available based on need. Please complete the fee waiver application to submit your request. Qualification is based on Title I status, FRLP percentages, or other demonstrated challenges.