Plan A Field Trip
Hagerman Fossil Beds offers a variety of fun and exciting educational opportunities for school and youth groups. Ranger-led field trips are offered throughout the year depending upon staffing levels. The best time of year to schedule a field trip is Sept - Oct and April - May. Please contact us for information about the programs we offer and to schedule your visit.
Can't come for a visit? Invite a Park Ranger to visit your classroom for a hands-on, interactive curriculum based educational program. Each program can be tailored to fit the specific needs of your group.
Park Field Trips:
Come to Hagerman Fossil Beds for a hands-on exploration of the fossil beds. Park Rangers can present formal programs, lead a guided walk, or help you plan a special program.
Educational school programs are offered throughout the school year. Reservations are required.
Please contact the Education Specialist at (208)933-4126 or e-mail for more information or to schedule a program.
Did You Know?
Lake Bonneville overflowed its rim about 15,000 years ago in southeastern Idaho near the present day city of Pocatello. The Snake River cut down through the ancient flood plain sediments and deepened and widened the Hagerman valley.