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Field Trips

Bidwell Park provides an excellent and accessible opportunity to teach valuable lessons of the natural world.

For over thirty years, the Chico Creek Nature Center has provided quality educational programs on the natural systems of Bidwell Park to elementary school students, using the park as a classroom.

Offerings include:

o    Aquatic Investigations (90 min.)

o    Lower Park Discovery Walk (30 or 60 min.)

o    Upper Park Discover Hike (60 or 90 min.) *

o    Meet our Animals (30 or 60 min.)

o    Scat Lab (30 or 60 min.)

o    Skulls Lab (30 min.)

o    Skulls and Pelts Lab (60 min.)

o    Topography and Erosion Lab (60 min.) **

Field Trips are available Monday – Friday in April and May. Please contact the Nature Center directly at (530) 514-5730 to make a reservation. 

30 Minute Field Trip $75/per class

60 Minute Field Trip $110/per class

90 Minute Field Trip $150/per class

*In Upper Bidwell Park

**Additional fees apply