Wolf Ridge

Night Hike


Outdoor Recreation Skills
| 4th Grade - Adult
| Evening 1.5 hrs
| Moderate

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Students will hike a designated route, stopping at various points to do activities that introduce them to being outside at night. Students will experience areas of natural darkness untainted by light pollution.  Also, they’ll get a better understanding of nighttime communications and senses.

Outcomes

Upon completion of the Night Hike evening activity class students will be able to:

  • Compare how use of our senses differs in the darkness and light.
  • Describe something about the night experience that was new and surprising.
  • Discuss how emotions about the night have changed following the hike and activities.