Guided Hikes

Guided hikes are available for school groups and community organizations. Led by PHP Education Coordinator, Susan Campbell, and Master Naturalist volunteers, the hikes provide up-close lessons in: park wildlife, the water cycle, geology, plant adaptations, observing insects and spiders, ethnobotany and Phil Hardberger Park history.

Please tell us more about your planned event. Submit the form below to make your request.

Tour Organizer Name *
Tour Organizer Name
Phone *
Cell Phone (optional)
Cell Phone (optional)
Is this a school tour? *
Are you a Title 1 school? *
School Address *
School Address
Requested Tour Date *
Requested Tour Date
Arrival Time *
Arrival Time
Departure Time *
Departure Time

Field Trip Guidelines

  1. Field trips are limited to 60 people (students and adults)

  2. One trained field guide per group of 15 students on wilderness trails.

  3. One chaperone or teacher per group required.

  4. Plan to schedule field trips 6 months in advance 

  5. Suggested donation of $2 per student. Free to teachers and adults that chaperone. Day of payment is preferred and checks can be made to Phil Hardberger Park Conservancy.

  6.  All students should wear closed toe shoes on trails and each student should bring water.

  7. For more information email us at

You can also reach us at 210-492-7472. Limited funding and transportation assistance is available upon request.