Field Education

Out in Nature, into Science

Road Scholar Programs

Since 1975, Road Scholar (formerly Elderhostel) has served as the worldwide leader among education and travel organizations for adults, servicing nearly 170,000 program attendees each year. Teton Science Schools is proud to be affiliated with Road Scholar and support the organization’s commitment to lifelong learning.

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Program Offerings

Great Outdoor Get-Together in the Tetons and Yellowstone

Explore the natural wonders of the Tetons and Yellowstone as you hike trails, paddle a canoe and float down the Snake River. Search for wildlife on your way to watch Old Faithful erupt.

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Wildlife Watching in Grand Teton and Yellowstone National Parks

Learn about the diverse animals in Grand Teton and Yellowstone National Parks as expert biologists take you to little-known spots for the best wildlife searching.

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Choose Your Pace: Hiking in Grand Teton and Yellowstone

Hike past hot springs and geysers at your pace, learn about thermal features and wildlife and ride a tram up Rendezvous Mountain for a new perspective on Yellowstone and Grand Teton.

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Exploring the Heart of the Tetons by Boot and Boat

Explore Grand Teton National Park through hikes, a scenic float trip, and a ferry as you learn about the park’s history and enjoy views, all while staying at the historic Murie Ranch.

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A Family Camping Adventure in Yellowstone and the Tetons

On this outdoor family adventure, set up camp in Yellowstone National Park and learn about the geological features, wildlife and ecosystems of Yellowstone and the Grand Tetons.

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Water & Wildlife in the Grand Tetons With your Grandchild

Explore a glacial lake by canoe, float down Snake River, search for wildlife on a day adventure into Yellowstone and hike the base of the Tetons with your grandchild.

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Living and Learning: Discover the Tetons through the Murie Legacy

Spend four weeks at Murie Ranch, the birthplace of the conservation movement, as you live like a local, learn about wildlife and conservation and take part in service projects.

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The Magnificent Moose: Habitat Improvement in Jackson Hole

Learn about moose and other wildlife, explore the Greater Yellowstone Ecosystem and make an impact as you help improve wildlife habitat in Jackson Hole and at an authentic Wyoming Ranch

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Winter Adventures in Jackson Hole: Dog Sleds, Snowshoes and Sleighs

Discover the beauty of Jackson Hole in winter by ski, snowshoe, dogsled, and horse-drawn sleigh as you learn the story of this unique region. Plus, soak in a natural hot spring!

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Great Winter Outdoor Get-Together in the Tetons and Jackson Hole

Explore Jackson Hole and the Tetons alongside experts, learning about the region’s unique wildlife and geology as you snowshoe, dogsled and sleigh ride across this winter wonderland.

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New Year’s in Jackson Hole: Yellowstone & the Grand Tetons

Celebrate the holidays in the wild west of Jackson Hole, WY. With naturalists, explore the landscapes of Yellowstone and Grand Teton National Parks by snowshoe, sleigh, and snowcoach.

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