Hidden Villa has opened trail access via reservation system. Go to our visit page to find more information.

Youth Development: Dynamic Web


Discover the interconnected community of plants and animals that make their home at Hidden Villa. Engage in hands-on environmental science and explore ecological concepts such as adaptation, diversity, interdependence, and energy cycles. Participate in exciting field studies on our trails that may include plant identification, soil sampling, compost sifting, watershed study, and a bio survey of aquatic macro-invertebrates.


Students looking at water samples by the creek


Half Day: $20 per person (32 person max.)
Full Day: $30 per person (40 person max.)

We do our best to accommodate all youth and have some scholarship capacity, including transportation reimbursement for new groups. Please check the box in the inquiry form if you are interested in learning more.

Over-Capacity Fee:
Groups that exceed the capacities listed above will require pre-approval before scheduling. Pending approval, groups that exceed capacity for their selected program will be charged an additional $2 per person.

Retreat Add-Ons:
Hostel Overnight: $20 per person per night
Animal Chores: $10 per person
Night Hike: $10 per person
Pre-Visit to your Classroom or Organization: $100 per visit




Half day or Full Day

Who Is This For?

This is for groups of youth in grades 7 through 12.