Bradford Woods is Indiana University's Outdoor Center. We provide experiential and therapeutic outdoor programs to people of all backgrounds and abilities on our 2,500-acre campus, located between Bloomington and Indianapolis.

Our vision is to be global leaders in delivering inclusive and experiential outdoor programming.

2,500acres of pristine land

16,000+ visitors annually

400+unique annual events

Celebrate the work of Bradford Woods!

Join us in April 2020 for our Spirit of the Woods Banquet.

We'll celebrate the enduring spirit of giving with an evening of fun, activities, stories, and more – come dressed in your 1930s best!

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Bradford Woods has changed my life forever. When I'm here, it doesn't feel like reality. I get to do everything I didn't think was possible.

– KH, Summer Camper


Every year, we impact thousands of people through our outdoor education and therapy programs.

As an auxiliary service of Indiana University, we are a responsible, self-funded operation. We need the support of donors like you to continue our programs and maintain the property. Click below to find out how you can help us carry out our mission.

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We’re hiring seasonal program staff and counselors!

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We’re proud to be accredited by the American Camp Association.  Visit their website for more information.

We provide innovative leadership development and team building programs for businesses, schools, teams, or other groups

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