The Dale Earnhardt Environmental Leadership Campus at Oak Springs is
45 minutes north of Charlotte, just a few miles from Statesville. With
over 700 sprawling acres of gently rolling hills full of oak trees,
this property also features spring-fed streams, and is bordered by the
South Yadkin River for nearly two miles.
In recognition of the Dale Earnhardt Foundation’s $2 million gift to
support the development of the property, the campus is named the Dale
Earnhardt Environmental Leadership Campus to honor the legendary
NASCAR driver. With a rich history between Mr. Earnhardt and the
property, the Foundation wanted to give back to an organization that
shares their philanthropic focus of children, education and
This unique outdoor property hosts our Overnight Summer Camp, and
during the off-season offers heated and air-conditioned cabins for
group rental, with the opportunity to participate in bring-your-own
tent camping, cooperation courses, hiking trails, archery, all kinds
of water activities in our 25-acre lake, and many other programs.
1919 Turnersburg Highway, Statesville,
Service Unit Teams wishing to book an
encampment should scroll to the bottom of the chart on
that page, and click the link for them there.)
Troop Leaders and Service Units should
familiarize themselves with 'Outdoor Trainings for Girl Scout
Volunteers' and 'Outdoor Activity Facilitator Trainings' on our
Development page, so that they know what their Troop is
and is not certified to do at camp.
Outside groups will need to complete the
Rental Agreement and submit it, along with a Certificate
of Liability Insurance, to our Customer Care Team before their rental date.
For questions regarding property
reservations, please consult the information below. If your question
is not answered there, please email firstname.lastname@example.org
or call 704-731-6500.