Forest Processes 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. – 11:15 Drive from West Glacier to Avalanche and Activities with Rangers
9:30 a.m. – 11:15 a.m. Optional (Spring only): Native Plant Nursery Tour
11:15 a.m. – 11:45 a.m. Lunch, Bathroom Breaks and Clean-Up
11:45 p.m. – 1:15 p.m. Hike Trail of the Cedars
1:15 – 1:30 p.m. Bathroom Breaks and Conclusion
1:30 - 1:45 p.m. – Bus Leaves the Park
Did You Know?
In 1976, Glacier National Park was designated as a World Biosphere Reserve. This designation recognizes Glacier’s intact ecosystem as a valuable place for sound research and education to take place in a sustainable manner.