Get ready for our Coastal Cosmic

On-Line Auction

June 23rd -July 7th!


 Coastal Cosmic Facebook Event Banner 2021 

Over 20 items

Travel, Adventure, Dining, Shopping!

Donated by MANY local businesses

Celebrate Local - Buy Local - Play Local

Funds received help us

Sustain afterschool programs,

Provide scholarships for overnight programs,

Keep CoastWalk community cleanups happening each year

and so much more!

biokids project


Wynn Nature Explorations

Participants in trackers program checking out a gall

Spark the curiosity of your students in the autumn outdoors by taking a 2 hour field trip to the changing spruce forest, wildflower meadows and bogs of the Wynn Nature Center. These programs take an interactive approach to studying habitats, animal and plant adaptations and ecosystem interdependence and are developed in tight accordance with the Kenai Peninsula Borough learning standards.

Program length- 2 or 4 hours (1 hour for kindergarten)

Program dates-September-October and January-March

Program price-$75 per 2 hour class

Contact to book a program- Shannon Moore (This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.)                          907-235-6714


Fall Field Trip Themes by Grade Level

  • Kindergarten: Alaska Animal Adaptations and Exploring the Five senses
  • First Grade: Animal Habitats & Predator-Prey Relationships
  • Second Grade: Plant Habitats & Characteristics
  • Third Grade: Plant & Animal Survival, Camouflage and Food Chains
  • Fourth Grade: Plant & Animal Relationships, Food Webs
  • Fifth Grade: Plant and Animal Life Cycles and Diversity
  • Sixth Grade: Forest Succession or Plant & Animal Behaviors

** Special program on Dena’ina Traditional uses of Plants and Animals available upon request.

Winter Field Trip Themes

  • Winter Animal Adaptations
  • Winter Plant Adaptations
  • Snowshoeing
  • Winter Survival
  • Homesteading in Alaska
  • Night Hike and the Winter Sky

Contact Us

Please enter the following pxsxvoar

Daisy and Billie New sign

© 2006 - 2021 Center for Alaskan Coastal Studies, 708 Smokey Bay Way, Homer, AK 99603, (907) 235-6667
Book Now