WILDERNESS ADVENTURES

SHADOW Lake Nature Preserve is now offering virutal Wilderness Adventure experiences for classrooms, groups, and home-schoolers.

 

Fill out the inquiry form below to plan your virtual Wilderness Adventure today!

 

Our in-person field trips are currently unavailable.

Virtual Wilderness Adventure Experiences (Now Available!)

Virtual Wilderness Adventure Information

SHADOW Lake Nature Preserve believes that it is vital that our community have access to environmental education and nature learning opportnities. Through our Wilderness Adventure Virtual Experiences, students will participate in hands-on learning that is designed to fit each grade level and learning type. Our curriculum is based on Washington’s Next Generation State Science Standards and introduce key concepts to students in a fun and supportive atmosphere.

Cost

SHADOW believes that ALL students should have acces to environmental education. If you believe cost will be an issue, please email [email protected] to discuss options.

 

To Inquire and Schedule 

Step 1: Review the curriculum offerings in Curriculum & Pricing section

Step 2: Choose a curriculum that best suits your group or class

Step 3: Fill out and submit the inquiry form found in the Inquiry Form section

Step 4: Wait for a SHADOW education staff to contact you (Response within 3 business days)

Virtual Wilderness Adventure Curriculums & Pricing

Curriculum Offerings & Pricing

Each Wilderness Adventure includes a set of three videos with educational acivities and a teacher/educator guide to help walk students through video activities and questions. Teacher guides are designed for both in-person and remote learning to help facilitate the virtual Wilderness Adventure! Optional discussion questions and supplemental material also included with each teach/educator guide 

Curriculum Name  Topics  Grade Range  Estimated time to complete  Cost per Class/Group 
Bountiful Bog  Basics of habitats & animal adaptations  K-2  One-hour  $30.00 onetime fee 
Wetland Explorer  COMING SOON       
Bog Connections  Ecosystems, wetlands, habitats, & animal adaptations  3-5  One-hour  $30.00 onetime fee  
Time Machine  COMING SOON       
Inquire about a Virtual Wilderness Adventure

Fill out the form below to schedule your virtual adventure:

Wilderness Adventure Field Trips (currently unavailable)

Wilderness Adventure Field Trip Information

SHADOW Lake Nature Preserve boasts a variety of plant communities and ecosystems to explore, including the rare and beautiful Shadow Lake Bog. With 3 miles of trails, covered picnic tables, a field for games, and an indoor Education Center, SHADOW is the perfect place for a field trip. While at SHADOW, students will participate in hands-on, experiential learning that is designed to fit each grade level and learning type. Trip offerings are based on Washington’s Next Generation State Science Standards and introduce key concepts to students in a fun and supportive atmosphere.

Cost

SHADOW believes that ALL students should experience this special ecosystem. Prices vary by curriculum and length. However, SHADOW offers a sliding scale based on percentage of students receiving free or reduced lunch, email [email protected] to learn more.

 

To Inquire and Schedule 

Step 1: Review the curriculum offerings in the table below

Step 2: Choose a curriculum(s) that best suits your group or class

Step 3: Fill out and submit the inquiry form at the bottom of this page

Step 4: Wait for a SHADOW education staff to contact you (Response within 3 business days)

Wilderness Adventure Field Trip Curriculums & Pricing

Curriculum Offerings & Pricing

Curriculum Name Topics Grade Range Length Standard Pricing
Sprout Scout – Bog Walk Wetland wildlife & plants Pre-K 60 minutes $3 per individual (Max. 20 students)
Sprout Romp – Woods Walk Woods wildlife & plants Pre-K 90 minutes $5 per individual (Max. 20 students)
Bountiful Bog Basics of ecosystems & organisms K-2 60-minutes $125 per class (30 students or less)
Wetland Explorers Biotic & abiotic factors; niches, habitats K-2 90-minutes $175 per class (30 students or less)
Bog Connections Producers, consumers, & decomposers; animal adaptations 3-5 60-minutes $125 per class (30 students or less)
Time Machine Geology & glaciers 3-5 60-minutes $125 per class (30 students or less)
Nature Journaling Ecosystems, observations, & various topics 3-5 90-minutes $175 per class (30 students or less)
Ecosystem Explorers Plant & animal adaptations, food webs, & restoration. 3-5 120-minutes $200 per class (30 students or less)
Beyond the Bog Urbanization, climate impacts, land management 6-8 60-minutes $125 per class (30 students or less)
Nature Journaling Science observations, ecosystems, various topics 6-8 90-minutes $175 per class (30 students or less)
Restoration & Recovery Restoration, implications of humans, preservation 6-8 120-minutes $200 per class (30 students or less)
Stewardship Learn and do active restoration work and weed removal 6-8 120-minutes $125 per class (30 students or less)
Bog Walk Tour SHADOW Lake Bog 9-12 60-minutes $125 per class (30 students or less)
Stewardship & Bog Walk Active weed removal and restoration activities 9-12 3-hours

$3 per person (30 students or less)

Schedule a Wilderness Adventure

Fill out the form below to request & schedule a Wilderness Adventure Field Trip at SHADOW
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