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.

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

Hyak Snow Shoeing and Sledding

Date:
Saturday, February 23, 2019
Team:
Asa Mercer Middle School
Trip Types:
Snow Shoeing, Snow Sledding
Photos:
No
Plan:
Team will meet at Victrola Coffee then proceed to Mercer middle school to pick up kids. From there we will head to Hyak Snow Park. We will start with snow shoeing, lunch, then finish with sledding and hot cocoa. More >>

EYES Winter Weekend

Date:
Saturday, February 16, 2019
Team:
EYES Youth Leader Program
Trip Types:
Other, Skiing- X-country, Snow Shoeing, Snow Sledding
Photos:
Yes (one photo)
Plan:
We will stay 2 nights at the Washington Alpine Club cabin, using it as a base for youth leader training and snow-related activities. More >>

Gold Creek Pond/Hyak Sno-Park

Date:
Saturday, February 2, 2019
Team:
South Shore K-8
Trip Types:
Snow Shoeing, Snow Sledding
Photos:
Yes (one photo)
Plan:
The team will meet up at South Shore at around 8:45 with the kids arriving by 9. We will get the kids geared up in winter clothes & leave the school by 9:30am. We will head up to Gold Creek sno-park & do a 45 min - 60 min snowshoe out to the lake,... More >>

Crystal Springs Sno-Park

Date:
Saturday, January 26, 2019
Team:
Madrona Elementary
Trip Types:
Snow Shoeing, Snow Sledding
Photos:
No
Plan:
8:30AM Pre-trip meeting at Cupcake Royale 8:50AM Arrive at Madrona, pack, prep gear 9:00AM Students arrive, gear up, review expectations 9:45AM Leave for Sno-Park, eat car snacks 11:00AM Arrive at Hyak Sno-Park, purchase parking passes, put on ge... More >>

Gold Creek Pond and Hyak Sno Park

Date:
Saturday, January 26, 2019
Team:
Rainier Beach High School
Trip Types:
Snow Shoeing, Snow Sledding
Photos:
Yes (four photos)
Plan:
7:30am - Meet at school, discuss plan, hand out jackets, pants, and boots 8:55am - depart 10:15am - arrive at parking lot, put on gear, snack 11:15am - begin snowshoe 12:15pm - break for lunch, after lunch play in snow, sled 1:30pm - turn around... More >>

Gold Creek Pond

Date:
Saturday, January 26, 2019
Team:
Tukwila Elementary School
Trip Types:
Snow Shoeing, Snow Sledding
Photos:
Yes (thirteen photos)
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 >>

Hyak Sno Park and/or Gold Creek

Date:
Saturday, January 19, 2019
Team:
Asa Mercer Middle School
Trip Types:
Snow Shoeing, Snow Sledding
Photos:
No
Plan:
9:00 Head to school, set up gear, greet kids, go over expectations and play name game. 9:30 Leave for Hyak Sno-Park/Gold Creek 10:45: Arrive at Hyak Sno-Park/Gold Creek; snow shoe 12:00: Lunch 1:00: Snow shoe, sled 2:30: Return to vans, leave f... More >>

Gold Creek

Date:
Saturday, January 19, 2019
Team:
Cleveland STEM High School
Trip Types:
Snow Shoeing, Snow Sledding
Photos:
Yes (six photos)
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 >>

Fort Casey State Park

Date:
Saturday, December 8, 2018
Team:
Madrona Elementary
Trip Types:
Beach Walk, Other
Photos:
No
Plan:
We will meet at Madrona at 9 am where we'll do introductions, discuss the plans for the day, and eat breakfast. We'll then load into the vans and head for Mukilteo. We'll try to catch the 10 or 10:30 ferry to Clinton. We'll then head to Fort Casey St... More >>

Wolf Haven International, Tenino, WA

Date:
Saturday, December 8, 2018
Team:
Washington Middle School
Trip Types:
Beach Walk, Educational
Photos:
No
Plan:
Drive to Tenino, WA (2 hours south of WMS) Snacks at arrival Visit Wolf Haven - sanctuary visit and education program Drive to Priest Point Park (Olympia) for hike Snacks in van Return to WMS More >>