Learn At Bernheim

Field Trips


Volunteer naturalist at Bernheim Forest

Throughout the year more than 10,000 children participate in field trips at Bernheim, exploring and discovering the natural world. Our expert nature-based educators develop specially designed curriculum that incorporates Science, Technology, Engineering, Art and Math (STEAM). Our 16,000+ acre outdoor classroom makes learning both experiential and immersive!

Pre-K – High School Programs

Scout & Other Youth Groups

Bernheim Forest Sign

Why not take a tour with your group, family, team or staff? Our more than 24 square miles of natural forest and nationally recognized landscaped arboretum offer a beautiful place to create memories and recharge minds and bodies. We invite you to breathe in the natural scenic beauty of Kentucky’s bourbon country.

Contact Dan Pascucci

We love being able to have a guided walk, learning wonderful information about habitats but also walking to see a giant, having lunch, and having play time on the Playcosystem on our own.

– Elementary school Teacher

Sign up for the Bernheim Buzz

Get the "buzz" of Bernheim activity weekly in your inbox by signing up below.

This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.