Field School - Pond Study
Students will start the day with a hike to a pond. The group will explore the water’s edge and discover the fascinating diversity of pond life. Students will be catching and releasing, investigating and identifying creatures that call the pond home. Hike is 1-mile on easy to moderate narrow footpaths and trails, uphill/downhill sections. This program is appropriate for students ages 6 to 12 accompanied by a registered adult. Registration is required for children and adults. Masks are required for those not fully vaccinated; younger siblings and dogs are not permitted on this program. Fee: $15/person
This summer Mohonk Preserve is offering hands on outdoor programming for young students. Bring your eager learners between the ages of 6 and 12 including an adult chaperone for an immersive two-hour experience on the land with a Mohonk Preserve Educator. A 1:5 chaperone to student ratio is required for all Field School programs. Space is limited to 20 including chaperones and registration is required. Come prepared to learn in the outdoors this summer. Minimum of group size of 8 participants is required. Don’t wait! Registration closes 4 days before the program, at 2:00 p.m.
Photo by Maxine Kamin