Camp Cuyamaca Descanso, California
Camp Cuyamaca is located within the Cleveland National Forest in the community of Descanso, California. The project included construction of the lodge and dormitory facilities. The buildings were constructed using Structural Insulated Panel System (SIPs) and totaled 12,000 sf. Not only does Camp Cuyamaca provide wonderful recreation for the kids, it has done so using many sustainable building practices including use of natural materials, water-use reduction measures, natural daylighting, and energy-efficient practices. The project has been Certified Gold by the U.S. Green Building Council.
Client: SDCOE Corporation
Architect: Davy Architecture
Building Area: 12,000 sf