Our Trips

Highlights of all Trips ICO volunteers have led since November 2003 can be viewed on this page. To search by trip type and/or team, select a specific trip type/team from the drop down lists. To view only those trip reports with photos check the box "Photos Only". After making a selection click the "Search" button. To step through the Search results click on the "Previous" and "Next" buttons.

813 trips of type All, team All, and photos optional.

Gold Creek Pond/SnoPark

Date:
Saturday, March 7, 2020
Team:
Showalter Middle School
Trip Types:
Snow Shoeing, Snow Sledding
Photos:
No
Plan:
7:50 Leaders meet at All City Coffee for quick pre-trip meeting 8:30 Kids arrive at Showalter, introductions, distribute gear 9:15 Depart for Gold Creek, breakfast snack on way 10:30 Arrive at Gold Creek, snowshoe or hike to lake 12:00 Lunch brea... More >>

Northwest Trek Wildlife Park

Date:
Saturday, February 22, 2020
Team:
Tukwila Elementary School
Trip Types:
Educational, Hiking, Other
Photos:
No
Plan:
0745h - Leaders meet at Tukwila Elementary for a pre-trip meeting and gear setup 0800h - Students arrive at Tukwila Elementary; Introductions; Review plan of the day and expectations; Hand out gear. 0830h - Depart Tukwila Elementary 1000h - Arrive... More >>

NWTrek

Date:
Saturday, February 8, 2020
Team:
Madrona Elementary
Trip Types:
Bird Watching, Farm Visit
Photos:
Yes (three photos)
Plan:
Leaders will meet at 8:15am at Cupcake Royale and prep for students coming at 8:45am. We will head out from Madrona at 9am and arrive at NWTrek at 10:30am. When we are there we will walk around the self led hike and explore the trail, seeing animals... More >>

Discovery Park

Date:
Saturday, February 8, 2020
Team:
Showalter Middle School
Trip Types:
Hiking, Other
Photos:
No
Plan:
8:15 Leaders meet at Showalter for quick pre-trip meeting 8:30 Kids arrive at Showalter, introductions, distribute gear 9:30 Depart for Gold Creek, breakfast snack on way 10:30 Arrive at Gold Creek, snowshoe or hike to lake 12:00 Lunch break 12:... More >>

Maury Island Marine Park on Vashon Island

Date:
Saturday, February 8, 2020
Team:
Washington Middle School
Trip Types:
Beach Walk, Hiking
Photos:
No
Plan:
8:00-Pre-trip meeting 8:30-Meet at school, safety talk, distribute gear 9:00/9:15-Leave for Gold Creek 10:00- Arrive at Gold Creek. Get on snowshoes and snowshoe. Play with avalanche beacons and do scavenger hunt with them. 11:30- Turn around t... More >>

Franklin Falls

Date:
Saturday, February 1, 2020
Team:
Rainier Beach High School
Trip Types:
Snow Shoeing, Snow Sledding
Photos:
Yes (four photos)
Plan:
Meet at the school at 8:30 AM; hand out gear; introductions/go over day's plan. If Snoqualmie Pass is fully open: drive to Denny Creek Campground; snowshoe around the campground and potentially along the trail to Franklin Falls (approx. 3 miles roun... More >>

Gold Creek Snowshoeing

Date:
Saturday, February 1, 2020
Team:
Cleveland STEM High School
Trip Types:
Snow Shoeing, Snow Sledding
Photos:
No
Plan:
8:30 am – Students arrive at Cleveland High School – breakfast, gear distribution, introductions, expectations, etc. 9:15 am – Load the vans! Leave for Hyak Sno-Park/Gold Creek 10:30 am - Arrive at Hyak Sno-Park/Gold Creek - Snow Shoe 12:00 pm - L... More >>

Gold Creek

Date:
Saturday, January 25, 2020
Team:
South Shore K-8
Trip Types:
Snow Shoeing, Snow Sledding
Photos:
Yes (three photos)
Plan:
9am: Meet at school, discuss trip plan, environmental lesson, safety 9:15: Gear handout 9:30: Load in vans head to Gold Creek 10:30 Arrive at Gold Creek, put on snowshoes 11:00: Hike to Gold Creek 12:00 Arrive at Gold Creek Pond, eat lunch, play... More >>

Discovery Park

Date:
Saturday, January 25, 2020
Team:
Tukwila Elementary School
Trip Type:
Hiking
Photos:
No
Plan:
8:00 Meet @ All City to discuss plan for the day 8:30 Pre-trip meeting at school, safety talk, distribute gear 9:30 Leave for Gold Creek trailhead, breakfast snack in vans 10:30 Arrive at Gold Creek Trailhead, snow shoe to lake 12:00 Lunch 1:00... More >>

Tradition Plateau, Snoqualmie Falls

Date:
Saturday, January 11, 2020
Team:
Madrona Elementary
Trip Type:
Hiking
Photos:
No
Plan:
8:30 AM Students arrive, gear up, review expectations 9:15 AM Leave for Sno-Park, eat car snacks 10:30 AM Arrive at Hyak Sno-Park, purchase parking passes, put on gear, review plan, reviewed safety instructions snowshoe for 60-90 minutes 12:30 PM... More >>