Educational Adventures are designed to challenge students mentally and physically while teaching them about our natural surroundings and encouraging them to become environmental stewards.

Program Options

Educational Adventure I

Choose a combination of 3 unique educational classes and select Whitewater Center pass activities.

  • Grades


$30 / student

Educational Adventure II

Features an Educational Program and select pass activities. Activity choices include zip lines, ropes, jumps and climbing.

  • Grades


$49 / student

Educational Adventure III

Students will participate in one Educational Program and receive a Day Pass, providing access to all available pass activities.

  • Grades


$75 / student

Educational Programs

Adventure Architects

Design a prototype of one of our obstacle courses. Students will understand how various shapes can be combined to create simple machines.

Grades 3-12

Da Vinci Bridge

Students will use parallel and perpendicular physics to build a Da Vinci Bridge. Then they’ll add weight to see how their bridges hold up under stress.

Grades 6-12

Hike and Seek

Experience the ecology of the Whitewater Center with a guided hike on the trail network. Students will explore our native plants and wildlife, how they depend on each other, and what they need to survive.

Grades K-12

Solutions to Pollution

Investigate the impacts humans have on the planet through inquiry and experimentation. Students will learn about the natural world around them and how to make a positive impact on the environment.

Grades 3-12

Team Building

Students engage in problem solving and skill development by utilizing Whitewater’s Team Development Center.

Grades K-12


Students will break out into groups and complete various tasks relating to Science, Technology, Engineering, Art and Math. They’ll move through eight stations and complete as many tasks as possible within the designated time.

Grades 3-12

Zipline Engineering

Learn about the physics behind zip lining including how factors such as gravity, friction, and change in mass affect the motion of an object. Students will use engineering principles to design and test their own mini zip line made from everyday items and test their newfound zipline engineering skills.

Grades 3-8

Pass Activities


Are school programs or field trips available?

Yes. The Whitewater Center offers a number of educational and recreational programs for all grade levels. View available Field Trip programs here.

What grades can participate in Field Trips programs?

The Whitewater Center offers a variety programming for grades K-12. Complete the Inquiry form to speak with an Event Coordinator about available options.

What is the duration of Field Trips programs?

Each program varies in length based on the group’s goals and schedule. Please discuss the duration of your stay with Events staff to decide which programs and activities will best suit your visit. Pass activity hours vary throughout the year, and are available on the Whitewater Center Calendar.

Are lunches available for purchase?

Boxed lunch packages are available upon request. The full catering menu can be found on the Catering page.