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.

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

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 >>

Fort Ward, Bainbridge Island

Date:
Saturday, November 23, 2019
Team:
Madrona Elementary
Trip Type:
Beach Walk
Photos:
Yes (two photos)
Plan:
Leave madrona by 8:50 . Catch 9:30 Ferry there. Drive to Ft Ward. Play, Fly Kites, Eat lunch. If we have time head to Grand Forest to hike. Be at the ferry by 1:50 for 2:10 Ferry back to seattle. If we are back to the school early head to the park ne... More >>

Carkeek Park and Momentum Indoor Bouldering

Date:
Saturday, November 16, 2019
Team:
Asa Mercer Middle School
Trip Types:
Beach Walk, Climbing, Educational, Hiking
Photos:
No
Plan:
8:15 AM: Pre-trip meeting at Victrola Coffee 8:45 AM: Students are dropped-off at Mercer Middle School 9:15 AM: Depart for Index, WA - Heybrook Lookout Trailhead 10:30 AM: Hike to lookout tower 2.5 mi / RT with 800 ft elevation gain 12:00 PM: Lu... More >>

Kite Flying at Maury Island Marine Park

Date:
Saturday, November 16, 2019
Team:
Rainier Beach High School
Trip Types:
Beach Walk, Other
Photos:
No
Plan:
9 AM: Meet at school, handout gear. 9:15 AM: Morning get to know activity. 9:30 Drive to Fauntleroy to make the 10:10 am ferry to Vashon Island. 10:30 AM: Drive to Pt. Robinson 11 AM: Decorating, assembling, and flying kites from a kit, playing o... More >>

Northwest Trek Wildlife Park

Date:
Saturday, November 16, 2019
Team:
Showalter Middle School
Trip Types:
Educational, Hiking, Other
Photos:
No
Plan:
7:45A = Leaders meet at Showalter for a quick pre-trip meeting and gear setup 8:00A = Kids arrive at Showalter; Introductions; Review plan of the day and expectations; Hand out gear (if needed) 8:45A = Depart Showalter 10:00A = Arrive at Northwest... More >>

Wallace Falls

Date:
Saturday, November 2, 2019
Team:
Cleveland STEM High School
Trip Type:
Hiking
Photos:
Yes (two photos)
Plan:
8-8:45am Meet @ Starbucks 8:45-9am Pick up Vans 9 - Students Arrive & hand out gear 9:30 - 11 - Drive to Wallace Falls State Park 11 - 1:30: Hike and eat lunch on the trail 1:30-1:45 - Transit to Osprey Park 1:45 - 3:00: Scavenger Hunt + snacks... More >>

Twin Falls

Date:
Saturday, November 2, 2019
Team:
Tukwila Elementary School
Trip Type:
Hiking
Photos:
No
Plan:
8:15 - meet at All City Coffee in Georgetown 8:45 - head to the school 9:00 - meet students, distribute gear 9:30 - leave for Twin Falls 10:30 - Arrive, bathroom 10:45 - Hike! 12:00 - Lunch on trail 12:30 - 2:00 pm - Explore, play! And return... More >>

Heybrook Lookout Tower & Snohomish County SAR Headquarters Tour

Date:
Saturday, October 26, 2019
Team:
Madrona Elementary
Trip Types:
Educational, Hiking
Photos:
Yes (nine photos)
Plan:
8:00 AM: Pre-trip meeting at Cupcake Royale 8:45 AM: Students are dropped-off at Madrona Elementary 9:15 AM: Depart for Snohomish County SAR headquarters at Taylor's Landing in Snohomish, WA 10 AM: Tour SAR facility and helicopter 11 AM: Lunch 1... More >>

South Shore Outing Plan to Bob's Corn Maze and Wallace River Hatchery

Date:
Saturday, October 19, 2019
Team:
South Shore K-8
Trip Types:
Corn Maze, Educational
Photos:
No
Plan:
We will meet at school at 9am, do introductions, talk about the plan for the day. Then we'll drive to Bob's Farm in Snohomish for the maze. After the maze, depending on timing we'll have lunch at the farm, or drive to the fish hatchery first and have... More >>

Wallace River Fish Hatchery

Date:
Saturday, October 12, 2019
Team:
Tukwila Elementary School
Trip Type:
Educational
Photos:
No
Plan:
8-8:45am Meet @ All City Coffee 8:45-9am Leaders head to Tukwila 9-9:15am Students arrive Tukwila 9:00-9:30am Prepare to depart (gear, introductions) 9:30-11am Depart Tukwila, snacks, travel to Fish Hatchery (Gold Bar, WA) 11-12 - Tour Fish Hat... More >>