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Educational Field Trips

This tour has been cancelled for 2013. Due to federal budget cuts, Grand Coulee Dam is unable to offer the annual tour at this time.
On Saturday, June 15, those interested in a specially guided tour of the largest dam in the Columbia River hydroelectric system will board an executive bus early Sunday morning, tour Grand Coulee Dam, and return Sunday evening. We host this tour and will pay all costs, including meals.

The afternoon of Friday, June 21, through Saturday, June 22, you can choose one of our special events or create an adventure of your own:

  • SALMON RIVER WHITEWATER RAFT TRIP is a whitewater raft trip on the Salmon River.  Led by experienced guides, this overnight trip gives you the opportunity to enjoy magnificent scenery and experience the luxury of a River Adventures river camp.
  • HELLS CANYON JET BOAT & FISHING TRIP allows you to explore Hells Canyon, North America's deepest gorge.  We have arranged for a sport fishing adventure on the Snake River, home to bass, trout, steelhead, and the prehistoric giant white sturgeon.

Additional option for the afternoon of Friday, June 21, includes a Wind Farm Tour. On Saturday, June 22, those interested in a tour of the Energy Northwest Nuclear Facility will board an executive bus early Saturday monring, tour the facility, and return to Moscow Saturday evening. We host both of these tours and will pay all costs, including meals.

The dinner cruise is our last evening together - a chance to relax and celebrate a successful course.  While you take in the beauty of one of the area's most beautiful lakes, you will also enjoy a dinner buffet prepared by the chefs at the Coeur d'Alene Resort. Buses depart the Best Western University Inn at 4:00 p.m. for Coeur d'Alene.  Cruise around Coeur d'Alene Lake and enjoy a wonderful dinner.  Board the buses for Moscow at 9:15 p.m., arriving around 11:00 p.m.