Jackson Hole Science Expedition (Grades 10-12+)

Become part of a historic legacy by joining the program that started Teton Science Schools in 1967! Immerse yourself in the study of the natural sciences in one of the most beautiful and ecologically complex wilderness areas in North America.

Alongside knowledgeable instructors you will sharpen your analytical thinking and scientific skills then conduct field-research projects through hands-on exploration of Grand Teton and Yellowstone National Park. Your experience culminates with a backpacking trip in Jackson Hole. The program and lodging is based at the Kelly Campus in Grand Teton National Park along with 5 nights frontcountry camping and 4 nights backcountry camping. High school credit is available. 26 days, 25 nights.

Draft Schedule

Week 1: July 1-6 – Welcome and orientation, Building Your Team, Introduction to Place
Week 2: July 7-12 – Frontcountry Camping Trip
Week 3: July 13-18 – Field Research Project
Week 4: July 19-26 – Backcountry Camping Trip & Celebration of Learning

Entering grades: 10-12+

Click for information sheet and packing list.

Prior to attending camp, students must submit the student questionnaire and have a teacher submit a recommendation. This allows us to get to know you before camp begins!

A completed credit form and travel form are also required prior to camp.