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View past Plein Air / Field Trips photos on our Flickr page.

Field Trips are:
Weekly: May - September
Monthly: October - April
  • Free and open to anyone of any ability!
  • No RSVP is needed.
  • No instruction is offered.
  • Bring your own supplies. We sell paint, canvas, gessoed board and more.
  • Plein air paint, take pictures, sketch ... whatever!
  • No easel? No problem. We can bring one for you.
  • Need directions? Call (208) 932-0893
  • Field trips are around Fremont County (Teton, St. Anthony, Ashton, Island Park)
  • Request email updates and 72 hour reminders by emailing

Idaho Art Lab Field Artists - Field Trips

Field Artists Field Trip photo album link

Field Trip difficulty levels

2017 field trips in Fremont County, Idaho being scheduled now!

* Call (208) 932-0893 with any questions

4/7/2017, Friday, 9:00 a.m.- 12:00 p.m.: Henry's Fork Greenway, South Trail, park at Exxon/Subway (St. A, map)Difficulty Level 2

The rest of 2017 being scheduled now as well as Artist Retreats in Yellowstone National Park and Craters of the Moon for plein air painters and photographers.

Plein Air in the Parks

Previous locations: Please suggest new locations you'd like to visit!

St. Anthony / Parker Egin area:
Henry's Fork Greenway, South Trail, park at Exxon/Subway (St. A, map)Difficulty Level 2
Henry's Fork Greenway, North Trail. (St. A, map)Difficulty Level 2
Railroad tracks & grainery on S. Yellowstone Hwy. (St. A, map)Level 1
Cottonwood Drive at Railroad Bridge (St. A, map) Difficulty Level 1
St. Anthony Sand Dunes, Red Road Parking, cross road to dunes (St. A) Difficulty Level 2
Sand Dunes at Egin Lake/BLM (St. A) Difficulty Level 2
Clyde Keefer Park (St. A) Difficulty Level 1
Teton View Lavendar Farm  on Teton Hwy (Wilford, Difficulty Level 1
Haunted Mill in Teton (Teton, map) Difficulty Level 1
Drummond grain elevators, Difficulty Level 1

Ashton / Chester area:
Sand Creek Wildlife Management Area/Chester Wetlands Difficulty Level 1
Monkey Rock / Hog Hollow (map) Difficulty Level 1
Fall River pullout on Hwy. 20 (Chester, map) Difficulty Level 1
Base of Ashton Hill, Henry's Fork River Difficulty Level 1

Island Park / West Yellowstone area:
Harriman State Park, Railroad Ranch, Jones Cabin ( map) Difficulty Level 2
Mack's Inn, Henry's Fork of the Snake River Difficulty Level 1
Warm River / Mesa Falls Scenic Byway (ID-47N) Difficulty Level 1
Big Springs / Johnny Sack Cabin (I.P., map) Difficulty Level 2

Special occasion locations:
Aspen Grove Inn at Heise Bridge  (Potluck BBQ in the Lodge at 12pm) (Ririe, map) Difficulty Level 1

The Idaho Art Lab is provided in part by:    

Diamond Donors (We couldn't have done it without you!):
  Dung and Dunger Paper Arts Studio
 Daniel & Kara Hidalgo (Teton), Desiree Chesbro-Moeller (St. Anthony), DeAnn Fausett (St. Anthony)

Platinum Donors (> $1,000):
  Idaho Community Foundation -East Idaho Greatest Need Fund  Fin Fun Mermaid Tails  
Signature Signs - Idaho Falls, Idaho
  Idaho Commission on the Arts
Wal-Mart, Rexburg, Idaho  CHC Foundation, Idaho
Matrix Medical
Jocelyn Haeberle (St. Anthony), Nancy Richman (Teton), Yvonne Ferrell (Boise), Steve & Sherry Browning (Rigby)

Gold Donors ($500 to $1,000):
Grand Peaks Medical - Dental  Mountain American Credit Union of Rexburg, Idaho

Sponsors ($100 to $500):

                      Alan & Anne Egger (Pocatello), Michael Faison (Boise), Betsy Popp (Wisconsin), Mr. Ed's Pawn Shop (Blackfoot)