Booking availability for field trip programs will begin April 2, 2024. Spring bookings will take place on Tuesdays, Thursdays and Fridays. Field trip rates are based on a standard class size. For any questions regarding group sizes or pricing, please contact our Environmental Education Coordinator at education@alouetteriver.org.

Spring 2024 booking form

Junior Watershed Education Tour

Embark on a hatchery tour to delve into the watershed and witness the life cycle of Pacific salmon. Discover how everything is connected within the watershed and understand the importance of healthy rivers through an EnviroScape presentation. Conclude your day with a forest tour to learn about the value of native species in our ecosystems and the impacts of invasive species.
K- Gr 2, half day*** $195

Senior Watershed Education Tour

Embark on a hatchery tour to delve into the watershed and witness the life cycle of Pacific salmon. Discover how everything is connected within the watershed and understand the importance of healthy rivers through an EnviroScape presentation. Witness a salmon dissection and learn about the anatomy of these fascinating creatures. Conclude your day with a forest tour to learn about the value of native species in our ecosystems and the lasting impact of invasive species.
Gr 3 – Gr 7, full day*** $290

Hatchery Tour

Learn about the five species of Pacific salmon and their lifecycle through storytelling. Understand the importance of salmon in the Alouette Watershed and learn about the interconnectedness of the salmon forest. Complete the tour with a visit our rainbow trout pond to feed the fish!
Gr. K & up     $90           1 hour

***Programs are 3 – 5 hours in length (including snack and/or break time, please pack a lunch) and will be conducted outside (please dress for the Weather!). Classes include up to 25 students. Additional charge per student for larger class sizes.

Please note new prices are effective June 26, 2023 Please use the BOOKING LINK to register.

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ARMS field trips take place at ALLCO Park. 

The hatchery has been running since 1979 and is operated by BC Corrections Officers and supervised inmate crews.  Please check out “A River of Change” – Youtube video to learn more about the amazing work done by BC Corrections at the Allco Fish Hatchery.

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Field Trips
June 18, 2023

Allco Fish Hatchery Tours

Identify the 5 Pacific salmon species found in the Alouette Watershed, their habitat needs and the stressors on salmon, learn the history of the hatchery operations and how it helps…
Field Trips
June 18, 2023

Senior Watershed Education Tour

This is a unique all day field trip for grades 3-7. Students learn hands on about the watershed, salmon life cycle, pollution, aquatic life, forest and stream ecology. Students participate…
Field Trips
June 18, 2023

Junior Watershed Education Tour

Purpose The primary objective is to increase the level of public awareness and stewardship in the Alouette Watershed and Maple Ridge area. It is ARMS goal to educate and empower…