Here you will find upcoming field trips and special events. INCH members can sign up on co-op days or by contacting a Field Trip Coordinator or INCH Board Member.


Event:Sandpoint Beach Day
Day:Thursday, Jun 28, 2018
Time:10am-1pm
Location:Sandpoint City Beach
Address:56 Bridge St Sandpoint, ID 83864
Details:Amenities: Beach, volleyball, playground
Event:Sanders Beach Day
Day:Friday, Jul 6, 2018
Time:1-4pm
Location:Sanders Beach, The east section of the beach in front of the big white Jewett House. NOT the small section of beach at the end of 10th Street.
Address:1102 E Lakeshore Dr Coeur D Alene, ID 83814
Event:Black Bay Beach Day
Day:Monday, Jul 9, 2018
Time:10am-1pm
Location:Black Bay Park
Address:1299 E 3rd Ave Post Falls, ID 83854
Details:This park has a wonderful lagoon like bay that is great for paddle boarding and floating. There is a short hike to the waters edge. There are also tennis courts off of 3rd Street, paved walking trails and unpaved hiking trails.
Event:Emerald Creek Garnet Dig
Day:Monday, Jul 9, 2018
Time:10am
Cost: $1 per person
Location:Emerald Creek Star Garnet Forest Service Area
Address:(32 miles SE of St Maries near Clarkia, ID)
Details:Here is the link to the forest service website with information, a map and directions:

https://www.fs.usda.gov/recarea/ipnf/recarea/?recid=6927

This will be a fun and messy morning of digging through the soil looking for star garnets! There is a short hike up the half mile trail to the sluice area. Please bring plenty of water, snacks and sunscreen as well as clean clothes to change into after we finish.

Contact Carly Gregory for more information and to RSVP ladiebugg_gregory4@yahoo.com

There is also an opportunity to swim at the St. Maries outdoor city pool after the dig. Gretchen's family will be planning to swim. It is $2/person

Event:Farragut Beach Day
Day:Tuesday, Jul 17, 2018
Time:1-4pm
Location:Farragut Sate Park (trailhead to beach off of SUNRISE DAY USE AREA not Beaver Bay)
Address:13550 E. Hwy. 54 Athol, ID 83801
Details:*Be sure to stop at the visitor center to pay for your required park day pass if you do not already have one. They are $5 per vehicle.
Event:Johnson Mill River Beach Day
Day:Wednesday, Jul 25, 2018
Time:10am-1pm
Location:Johnson Mill River Park
Address:4340 W Shoreview Ln Coeur d'Alene, ID 83814
Event:Q’emiln Beach Day
Day:Wednesday, Aug 1, 2018
Time:10am-1pm
Location:Q’emiln Park
Address:12365 W Parkway Dr Post Falls, ID 83854
Details:*this beach has a parking fee. There is limited free parking along the residential street outside the entrance of the park.
Event: NIC Beach Day
Day:Thursday, Aug 9, 2018
Time:1pm-4pm
Location:Dike Rd/NIC beach (near the volleyball court)
Address:1000 W Garden Ave, Coeur d'Alene, ID 83814
Details:You can park for free on the Dike Road or at the college parking lot across the road from the beach.
Event:Honeysuckle Beach Day
Day:Friday, Aug 17, 2018
Time:10am-1pm
Location:Honeysuckle Beach. Located on the very east end of Honeysuckle Avenue in Hayden.
Address:2369 E Honeysuckle Ave Hayden, ID 83835
Details:Amenities: Beach, volleyball court, picnic areas.
Event:Sandpoint Beach Day
Day:Monday, Aug 20, 2018
Time:1pm-4pm
Location:Sandpoint City Beach
Address:56 Bridge St Sandpoint, ID 83864
Event:Sanders Beach Day
Day:Tuesday, Aug 28, 2018
Time:10am-1pm
Location:Sanders Beach. The east section of the beach in front of the big white Jewett House. NOT the small section of beach at the end of 10th Street.
Address:1102 E Lakeshore Dr Coeur D Alene, ID 83814