The Eco-Institute offers customized educational field trip experiences.
Eco-Institute Field Trips feature site tours and classes with professional instructors who teach about topics of your choice.
Our topics include: Gardening, permaculture and sustainable design, Ecology, Wild Edibles, Eco-spirituality and Ecological Literacy, among others.
We work with high schools, church groups, college classes and other groups.
To schedule a field trip, fill out our field trip request form.
Field Trip Prices
2 hour Farm Tour
Our 2-hour farm tours and field trips cost $10 per person (excluding chaperones) with a minimum of $200 for a reservation. They typically last for 2 hours. They typically include a farm tour and a program on the topic of your choosing. A picnic lunch can be available if requested at no additional charge.
3-4 hour Field Trip
A 3-4 hour program can include a fresh farm-to-table meal made with produce harvested by students. This time frame also allows our teaching team to offer a longer program on a topic of your choice.
A 3-4 hour program can be scheduled either daytime or evening and costs $30 per person with a minimum of $300. An evening fire circle is available on request.
An overnight program is the best way to really experience the culture and spirit of The Eco-Institute. Overnight programs include meals and camping accommodations. We provide showers, a certified kitchen, and a special farm environment for your stay. We co-create a program schedule based on your group's special interests.
For overnight stays, costs apply to teachers, chaperones, and students.
Overnight, Meals included -$80 per person, includes a 3-4 hour program
Overnight, Meals not included - $50 per person, includes a two-hour program
Minimum: $500 on weekday nights and $1000 on weekends.
If you would like to arrange a longer stay, contact us for custom pricing agreement.