Field Trips

Join us on our PLS field trips!

What to Bring

  • Boots or rugged shoes
  • Bucket or canvas bag
  • Lunch
  • Water (gallon per person per day)
  • Sunscreen
  • Sunglasses
  • Gloves
  • Rock hammer
  • First aid kit

4-wheel Drive

The base camp or our starting point is usually accessible by standard car, but…

  • A high-clearance vehicle is often needed because dirt roads in the
    desert have deep ruts.
  • 4-wheel or all-wheel drive helps on sections of road that are sandy or

Check with the field trip leaders in advance about road conditions. They may
be able to help in finding a ride for side trips.