School Hiking Field Trip – One Day

Help students develop a connection to place by exploring Moab’s unique ecosystems more deeply. CFI offers one-day hiking tours for school and youth groups to customize their educational experience.  Combine with a one-day river trip to diversify ecosystem exploration.

Locations and Curriculum options include:

  • Arches National Park
    • Geology
    • Desert Ecology
  • La Sal Mountains
    • Riparian Stream Ecology
    • Mountain Ecology
  • MaryJane Canyon
    • Geology
    • Riparian Ecology

Trip includes:

  • Lunch and snack
  • Public Land Fees OR if in Arches National Park, the school should request own full Educational Fee Waiver directly in advance. Contact the S.E. Group of the National Park Service in Moab.
  • Naturalist Guide

You provide:

  • Transportation to the trail head; National Park entry fee school waiver or fee at the gate for youth and adults, 16 and older; inquire about current rates.
  • 1 chaperone per 12 students to accompany the group
  • Where: Options include: Arches National Park or La Sal Mountains; Desert ecology; Riparian stream ecology; Mountain and forest ecology
  • What months available: Desert locations: April-June; August-October
    Mountain locations: May-September
  • Number of Days/Nights: One Day
  • Time: Begins 9 a.m. and ends 3 p.m.
  • Group Size: 15 minimum; 60 maximum
  • Age Group: All Ages
  • Cost per Person: $60