If you walk through the right stretch of Southwest Virginia woods on the right September afternoon, you’ll findWoodberry fourth formers climbing, zip-lining, or asking passing hikers if they canspare a granola bar.
The occasion is Woodberry Forest’sannual fourth-form expedition, which takesthe entire class to Wilderness Adventure atEagle Landing, a camp and outdoor activitycenter located northwest of Roanoke, for afour-day, three-night bonding experience.Whether boys love it, hate it, or fallsomewhere in between, there’s no question
Students and alumni say connections to faculty and each other are essential toa good Woodberry experience. They also say they want more off-campus experiences.That’s why we’re launching a four-year Expedition Week program, focused on connection.
BY JACOB GEIGER ’05