Earth Science Field Trip Schedule
Flexibility for weather conditions, bus problems, etc…is essential to having an enjoyable visit to the park. No two school programs are exactly alike, but the following schedule represents a typical trip.
8:30 a.m. - 9:30 a.m. Travel to the Park
9:30 a.m. - 9:45 a.m. Meet Park Rangers at Trailhead
9:45 a.m. - 12:00 a.m. Hike and Ranger-Led Activities
Noon - 12:30 p.m. - Lunch and Clean-Up
12:30 - 1:30 p.m. Return Hike
1:30 - 1:45 p.m. Bathroom Break and Concluding Activities
2:00 p.m. - Bus Leaves the Park
Did You Know?
Glacier National park was named for the glaciers that carved, sculpted, and formed this landscape millions of years ago. Despite the recession of current glaciers, the park's name will not change when the glaciers are gone.