Education  »  North Carolina State Parks Field Trips

Park rangers proudly offer dozens of memorable field trip experiences for students and teachers. Explore science, history, social studies and math while sampling stream life or climbing a mountain. With 40 parks and recreation areas statewide, there's bound to be a great field trip near you.

Search for example field trip by park, region, or by NC Curriculum Standard below. Contact each park directly for even more naturally wonderful opportunities.

1. Select a park

2. Select a region

3. Select Curriculum Standard:

4. Click the “Find Field Trip” Button

Need funding for your field trip? Check out the Youth in Parks—Environmental Education (YIP-EE) opportunities at the Friends of State Parks website.

Here's a general list of some of the many curriculum standards that can be met by a field trip to a park: State Parks and Curriculum Standards (PDF)