Deep Portage

Hello Sixth Graders!

Welcome to Chaska Middle School West! As a sixth grader, you have the opportunity to attend an educational experience of a lifetime at Deep Portage Conservation Reserve in Hackensack, Minnesota! Some of the exciting activities you can do there include the following: archery, bog hiking, orienteering, pioneer Olympics, survival, team activities, night stalkers, wolf howling, campfire, and a climbing wall. For more information, check out the Deep Portage information page on the CMSW Website

This trip is an overnight nature and camping experience with the following goals:

  • Develop personal appreciation, sensitivity, and stewardship for the environment
  • Use problem-solving skills in individual and group situations
  • Try new activities, build self-esteem, and build new friendships with classmates

Deep Portage Trip Dates 2018

Meteors: Nov 5-7

Comets: Nov 7-9

The total student cost for the Deep Portage trip is $130.00 (less any fundraising).

The cost for chaperones is $85.

The final payment is due October 8th