June 7-11, 2023
Educators: travel free with 9 enrollments!
Get ready for your best teaching of the year and join this exclusive, small group program to explore two of the best outdoor classrooms in the world – Grand Teton and Yellowstone National Parks. While hiking the trails and rafting the rivers, your local, professional, naturalist guide will immerse you in the natural history and hidden stories that make these National Parks such American treasures. Share this exciting adventure with your students!
5 day/4 night
All-inclusive pricing: $2,225 per student
Option for group to fly out of Austin or San Antonio
Open to high school students with accompanying group leader
Highlights of the Wildlife and Ecology Immersion program include:
- Wildlife: there’s no other place in the lower 48 states you can see and experience the majestic beauty of all the wildlife species that existed before Lewis and Clark’s legendary expedition, including the Yellowstone Big 5: bison, bears, moose, bighorn sheep, and wolves.
- Explore the geology and natural wonders including Yellowstone falls, the Teton Mountain Range, and historic 1988 wildfires that burned nearly 1/3 of Yellowstone.
- Wolves: the 1995 reintroduction of wolves to this ecosystem is considered one of the most successful wildlife management programs ever implemented. Learn the backstories and the current life histories of the famous wolves of Yellowstone.
- Witness the incredible sights of the Old Faithful Geyser and Grand Prismatic Springs
- Experience the thrill of white water rafting on the Snake River
- Enjoy a scenic hike in Grand Teton National Park, taking in the majestic views, the sublime beauty of alpine lakes and impressive peaks of the Teton mountain range.
- Travel to the crest of the Teton Mountains via the Jackson Hole Tram. Locals call the tram Big Red and it ferries you up to the 10,000 ft peak of Rendezvous mountain.
To secure a spot for you and your students or for more information:
Global Travel Alliance is an authorized permittee of the National Parks Service.