• View of the Great Rift

    Craters Of The Moon

    National Monument & Preserve Idaho

Field Trips

We accept reservations for school visits throughout the year:

Consider bringing your students to the park in the fall/springtime

or for a snowshoe walk (SnowSchool) in winter.

Information about field trips in each season are available from the links on this page. Each field trip page includes suggested itineraries/field trip guides and links to recommended lesson plans to prepare your students for a visit to the park and to continue the educational experience back in the classroom.

Did You Know?

President Calvin Coolidge

"a weird and scenic landscape peculiar to itself" is how President Calvin Coolidge described Craters of the Moon when he established this National Monument in 1924. Craters of the Moon is perhaps the only officially "weird" park in the National Park System. More...