Explore and Learn
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 41 parks and recreation areas statewide, there's bound to be a great field trip near you. Use the search feature below to find a field trip by location or correlation.
- Need funding for your field trip? Check out the Youth in Parks—Environmental Education (YIP-EE) opportunities at the Friends of State Parks website.
- The Junior Ranger Program is correlated to NC Essential Standards for K-5: How to include the Junior Ranger program as part of your field trip (PDF)
- 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)
The Junior Ranger Program is correlated to NC Essential Standards for K-5.
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