CTOS, started as the dream of Smith County community in 1945, was built by the community, and continues through the generosity of the community. It is said that Camp Tyler Outdoor School is the oldest, continuously operating, non-profit outdoor school in the U.S.
The Camp Tyler Outdoor School provides a place…:
“Being a part of the Camp Tyler growth and development was one of the most cherished childhood memories of my education. I was always a kinesthetic learner. Camp Tyler was a multi-sensory environment for children like me before the term multi-sensory came to be a buzz word.”
- A past camper, now a grandmother, remembering her time at Camp Tyler in the 70s
Welcome to Camp Tyler, a place that your kids will love
and respect for years to come...