Arboretum staff host occasional public field trips. Check back often to see what is on our schedule. If you have a topic that you would like to see addressed on a field trip please use our comment form to let us know!
Upcoming field trips:
We are currently working on our 2016 field trip schedule.
Past Field Trips: See something you want us to offer again? Let us know!!
Spring 2015 - Spring Wildflowers
Fall 2014 - Research in the Carleton Arboretum, Ecological Restoration in the Carleton Arboretum
Fall 2013 - Forest Restoration
Summer 2013 - Moonrise on the Prairie - Later summer prairie plants
Winter 2013 - Owl Hike, Animal Winter Survival (kids program)
Fall 2012 - Lumberjack Tour: Trees and Tree Management
Summer 2012 - Birds and Plants of the Prairie, Arboretum Restoration Programs
Fall 2011 - Restoration of Native Plant Communities, Fall Prairie Foliage
Summer 2011- River Friendly Gardening
Spring 2011 - Birding for Beginners, Spring Wildflowers
Winter 2011 - Owls of the Arboretum: What's up with Whooooo?
Fall 2010 - Research and Science Programs, Fall Plants of The Prairie
Summer 2010 - Insights into the Lives of Mussels
Spring 2010 - Beginning Birdwatching
Winter 2010 - Walking in the Winter: Snowshoeing and Animal Tracking
Fall 2009 - Fall Flowers at McKnight Prairie
Summer 2009 - Land Management for Improved Water Quality
Spring 2009 - Beginning Birdwatching
Fall 2008 - Fungi of the Carleton Arboretum
Summer 2008 - An Evening on the Prairie