The Oscar C. Dunn Rotary Environmental Center

Camp ASCCA Environmental Education Programs Camp ASCCA offers excellent “hands on” programs that are a unique combination of supervised instruction and self guided discovery. Classes are conducted on-site utilizing the beautiful 230 acres including streams,forest, pond, Lake Martin, and the newly completed Dunn Environmental Center. Programs are customized to each group’s level and compliment the Alabama Course of Study in both Science and Social Studies.

Please contact Lyle Coutts at or 256-825-9226 for more information or to schedule your group!

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Camp ASCCA welcomes Alex Dumais to the Full-time staff

September 2, 2015

As the Outdoor Education Director, Alex is primarily responsible for the Demo Farm, Horseback Riding, Nature, Fishing, and Shooting Sports programs. His favorite part of the job is witnessing our participants and volunteers break through barriers and overcome their perceived limi...

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St. James Science Camp Thank You Videos are COOL!

June 2, 2015

The St. James School from Montgomery, Alabama annually brings their 5th graders to Camp ASCCA for a three-day science camp. This years camp was held March 31-April 2, 2015. Programs that were provided included the zip tower, canoeing, environmental education at the Dunn Center, f...

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6th graders from Lee-Scott attend annual science camp!

May 12, 2015

Camp ASCCA hosts many science camps during the spring and they are PACKED with fun and education. Yeah, yeah, yeah... "education". Well we work very hard with the teachers, volunteers, and collaborative organizations to make these days and weeks a success for the students. On A...

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St. James Science Camp 2014

May 1, 2014

We had 53 kids, 6 staff members, and a number of parents from the St. James School, a private school in Montgomery, Ala., for their annual environmental science camp. St. James has been coming for a long time, and we look forward to this camp every year. It was a great week overa...

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A gift to Camp ASCCA

April 29, 2014

On April 25-27, 2014, the Pensacola Post-Polio Support Group visited Camp ASCCA for a weekend of recreation, friendship, and fun! This is an annual trip taken by members of this group, along with many family members. Over the weekend Artist George Dethlefs presented Amber Cotney...

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Lake Watch holds Living Stream program

April 17, 2014

Please take a minute to read the great article about the Lake Martin Lake Watch program provided here at Camp ASCCA! Published Wednesday, April 16, 2014By Adam PowellThe Outlook - original story here. A retired Colonel turned clean water activist not necessarily the way that Dic...

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On the farm long ago, my fondest memories did grow…

May 6, 2013

Lots of fond memories will be made this summer with this new batch of animals at the farm! This week marks the arrival of 5 young goats and 2 white rabbits. These farm animals are on loan from Dean and Anita Adcock. The Adcocks and one of their granddaughters already named three...

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St. James Science Camp 2013

April 11, 2013

They're baaaaaaaack!!!! Yes, the 5th grades from St. James School in Montgomery, AL are enjoying a 3-day environmental science camp at Easter Seals Camp ASCCA. This is an annual trip for the school that most incoming 5th graders look forward to. Rain is arriving tonight at Camp...

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March 20, 2013

If you are looking for something to do while spending time in east Alabama, please check out this website for some ideas! The East Central Alabama Tourism Committee graciously included Camp ASCCA's Oscar C. Dunn Rotary Environmental Center as an attraction...

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Welcome Lyle Coutts - Outdoor Education Program Specialist!

February 13, 2013

Hello, my name is Lyle Coutts. I grew up mainly overseas where my dad was posted with the United Nations, but have lived in Washington D.C, West Virginia and Auburn, AL as well. I graduated from Davis & Elkins College in Elkins, West Virginia with a degree in Recreation Manag...

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