YDA Field Trips

• Trip fees cover admission and transportation costs for youth. Meals are not included (except as noted in the trip description). Transportation is by 14-passenger van, school, or coach bus.

Date Trip Includes
(beyond admission & transportation)
Time Cost

Everything You Need to Know

  • Trips are open to youth in grades 5 through 12 and between the ages of 10 and 18 years old who reside in the Elwood, Harborfields, and Northport/East Northport School Districts. Trips are not open to adult family members unless designated as "community trips". Unfilled trips are subject to cancellation.
  • A parent or legal guardian must be present at registration in order to register their child. Payment in full is due at time of registration.
  • Sign up for one trip, or as many as you wish.
  • Trip fees cover admission and transportation costs for youth. Meals are generally included (except as noted in the trip description). Transportation is by 14-passenger van, school, or coach bus.
  • Trip times vary. All youth must arrive promptly at the YDA for the specified trip drop off time. Return times are approximate, but accurate.
  • ALL trips depart/return from the YDA office in East Northport (7 Diane Court).
  • Youth are expected to have the following items with them at all times:
    1. ID
    2. A working wristwatch (for "check-in" times)
    3. $10 in cash (in case of emergency). Staff will not loan money.
    4. The necessary food, clothing, supplies as indicated in the description for each trip.
  • Youth are responsible to check in with YDA staff at designated times on trips. Those youth who are unable to comply with this request will be required to remain with YDA staff for the entire duration of the trip.
  • The YDA is not responsible for damaged or missing items. Do not bring valuables (jewelry, radios, video games, etc.) on trips.