Students at the David Thompson Farm outdoor classroom.

Field Trips
Bringing Learning to Life

Looking for a fun, hands-on field trip that will help your students connect with food, the land, and each other? Want an out-of-classroom experience designed to support the new BC Curriculum? We would love to welcome your class or youth group to visit our sites in Vancouver!

Vancouver Field Trips

Applications for 2023-2024 Multi-Visit programs are now open! Click the link below to learn more and apply. Fall field trip bookings are open now for visits September 26-November 2.

Are you a David Thompson or Van Tech Secondary teacher? Check out our Field Classes just for you!

Suwa’lkh Field Trips

We are thrilled to invite SD43 classes to join us in the Suwa’lkh Medicine Garden and Healing Forest this fall! Space is very limited, and we will be reaching out by email to SD43 teachers. We hope to expand our Suwa’lkh field trip program next school year!

Fresh Roots Field Trips at a Glance


Field trips are priced on a sliding scale depending on your group size. A 2 hour program for 13-24 students is $200, and 25-35 students is $275. Discounts are available for district schools! If cost is a barrier to your group, please let us know.

Group Size

We can host up to 35 youth (40 total people) on our sites.


Field trips are available from April through June, and late September through October.

More Details

Click here for more information about our field trip policies. Click here to get a glimpse into what experiential learning on the farm looks like.

Got questions?

Email our Experiential Learning Team at or call 778-764-0344, ext 100.