Friends of Silver Falls and Silver Falls State Park Interpretive Team offer several School Field Trip Programs designed to promote experiential outdoor education and build connections between students and nature. Click here to book a trip for your class.

PROGRAM OPTIONS

   Waterfall Hike    Hike behind our most famous waterfall and learn about how Silver Falls has changed over time!

Waterfall Hike

Hike behind our most famous waterfall and learn about how Silver Falls has changed over time!

   Busy Beavers    Learn all about these fascinating animals' adaptations in this hands on program!

Busy Beavers

Learn all about these fascinating animals' adaptations in this hands on program!

 
   Story of a Snag    An interactive program about why a dead tree is the "apartment building of the forest"!

Story of a Snag

An interactive program about why a dead tree is the "apartment building of the forest"!

   Wildlife Detectives    Who lives in the forest at Silver Falls? Become a wildlife detective and search for clues from our park residents!

Wildlife Detectives

Who lives in the forest at Silver Falls? Become a wildlife detective and search for clues from our park residents!

   Rainforest Hike    Hike through a temperate rainforest with a ranger and learn what makes our forest unique!

Rainforest Hike

Hike through a temperate rainforest with a ranger and learn what makes our forest unique!

   Tale of a Tall Tree    Learn all about our state tree! This interactive program illustrates how important the Douglas-fir tree is to Oregon's ecology!

Tale of a Tall Tree

Learn all about our state tree! This interactive program illustrates how important the Douglas-fir tree is to Oregon's ecology!

   Would You Drink It?!    Do you know what is in the water you drink? Learn all about the Silver Creek watershed in this fun-filled hands on program!

Would You Drink It?!

Do you know what is in the water you drink? Learn all about the Silver Creek watershed in this fun-filled hands on program!

   Bear Necessities    A fun-filled program all about bears in Oregon! Look inside a picnic basket to discover what bears  really  eat!

Bear Necessities

A fun-filled program all about bears in Oregon! Look inside a picnic basket to discover what bears really eat!