Planning Your Visit

In order to plan a successful field experience at the SMNHC, please be sure students, chaperones, and teachers are aware of the following:

BRING
* Notebook/Journal
* Pen/pencil
* Water
* Sturdy walking shoes
* Weather-appropriate 
   clothing (extra layer)
BE PREPARED FOR
* Up to 2 mile moderate hike   
   with rocky and steep
   uphill/downhill segments
* Changing weather
   conditions
* No snacks on the trail (unless
   medical condition requires) 
* A fun learning experience!
PLEASE
No infants or young
   children: 
        -they may detract from
         student learning
        -risk of injury to child and
         parent due to nature of the
         hike  
* No smoking
* No pets
* No cellphone usage
* Please limit chaperones to 5
   per class
* Chaperones who
   arrive late may not be able
   to join their group