Winter 2020 Programs

people on snowshoes
Join park staff on guided snowshoe walks this winter.

Dawn Kish

 

Explore Craters of the Moon on snowshoe walks in January and February. Check out our event calendar for additional details.


Saturday Programs (January 4 - February 29):


Snowshoe Walks: 1 p.m. - 4 p.m. on Saturdays; Jan. 4, 11, 18, 25 and Feb. 1, 8, 15, 22, 29
Explore a cooler side of Craters of the Moon on a Ranger-guided snowshoe walk. Look for tracks and learn about winter wildlife on this 1.5-mile trek. Snowshoes are available for use (donations accepted). Depending on conditions, snowshoeing can be a strenuous activity that may not be suitable for younger children. Group size is limited to 30. Sign up at visitor center on day of the walk.

Group Snowshoe Walk: 9 a.m. - Noon on Saturdays in January and February by reservation
Are you looking for a special adventure for your group or club? Look for tracks and learn about winter wildlife on this 1.5-mile trek. Snowshoes are available for use and there is no charge for these events (donations accepted). Depending on conditions, snowshoeing can be a strenuous activity that may not be suitable for younger children. Reservations are required and group size is limited to 30. Call 208-527-1335 or email crmo_information@nps.gov early to sign up your group for these popular excursions.

School Programs (January 7 - February 28):

Snow School: Tuesday through Friday in January and February beginning January 7
Bring your students to Craters for an unforgettable and educational snowshoe trek. Snowshoe with a Ranger and learn about how wildlife adapts to winter conditions. We have enough snowshoes for about 30 students and the walks are suitable for third graders and up. Contact the park at (208) 527-1335 for more information or to schedule a field trip. Transportation assistance is available! After registering for a Snow School visit we will provide you with detailed information on what to wear and bring. Visit the website to learn more about Snow School: https://www.nps.gov/crmo/learn/education/classrooms/snowschool.htm


For more information, see our event calendar or contact the Visitor Center at (208) 527-1335.

Last updated: December 19, 2019

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Mailing Address:

Craters of the Moon National Monument and Preserve
P.O. Box 29

Arco, ID 83213

Phone:

(208) 527-1300

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