Field Trips

 Geography Students enjoy numerous opportunities to “get out in the field” to practice their skills, explore some new country, and mostly to have a lot of fun. Trips are usually 2-4 days long, and the department provides transportation, entrance fees, and camping permits.

GEOG 4950 – Advanced Regional Field Studies (1-3 credit hours)

Spring 2003 – San Rafael Swell and Barrier Canyon (Canyonlands N.P.)

Spring 2004 – Kodachrome Basin State Park, Escalante National Monument, Capitol Reef N.P.

Spring 2005 – Escalante/Grand Staircase National Monument

Spring 2006 – Zion National Park

Autumn 2007 – Cultural Geography/Archeology in southern Idaho

Spring 2008 – Death Valley National Park

Autumn 2008 – City of Rocks National Preserve

Spring 2009 – Death Valley National Park

Spring 2009 - Las Vegas, Nevada AAG Meeting (March) 

Autumn 2009 - City of Rocks National Preserve

Spring 2010- San Rafael Swell Region

Autumn 2011 - Arches National Park

Spring 2012 - Needles in Canyonlands National Park

Autumn 2012 - City of Rocks National Preserve

Autumn 2015 - City of Rocks National Preserve