Jim Myers, golf course superintendent, shows students the soil sieve at a learning station about soil.

The First Green curriculum is targeted at grades 5 and up. Field trips are most successful when a single class (no more than 30 students) participates. This enables students to be more hands-on and active participants in the learning labs.
Use the following resources when hosting your field trip:
If you are a teacher, also see Educators section.
Q&A Video: How to engage students on a field trip

Field Trip Recaps from Superintendents


Superintendents record quick videos after their field trips.


  • Dave Phipps, GCSAA Northwest Regional Representative
  • Frank Tichenor, Superintendent at Forest Hill Field Club, NJ
  • Submit your field trip story to your club newsletter - template

Submit your field trip summary here and on our Facebook page. Please make sure you've received the video-photo release summary form (MS Word or PDF version) from the teacher.