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

Spring 2024 field trip registration is now OPEN! Field trips will be April 10-June 25, 2024. 2024-2025 MultiVisit program applications will be available in June.

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 spring! Space is limited to SD43 classes, and we will be reaching out by email to SD43 teachers. If you are not receiving emails from us, please send an email to with your contact info and the name of your school and we’ll add you to the list! Registration will open in early February for April-June field trips.

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.