Look for animal tracks and discuss plant and animal winter adaptations during a naturalist-led hike on traditional wood-framed snowshoes. Hike goes through field and forest. Hikers wear ordinary winter boots. We need at least six inches of snow for this program. Snowshoe rental is included in the fee. The hike lasts 1 to 1-1/2 hours depending on the weather.
SCI.LS1.A.4 Plants and animals have both internal and external macroscopic
structures that allow for growth, survival, behavior, and reproduction
SCI.LS1.B.3 Organisms have unique and diverse life cycles
SCI.LS4.D.2 There are many different kinds of living things in any area
ELS.C1.C.e Explore outdoors
EX5.B Describe how living things respond to changes in natural systems