The CRT provides a wide variety of learning opportunities across disciplines. The trail, and associated lands, serve as a living classroom for students and teachers covering subjects such as math, science, literature, history and physical education. More information, and documentation, is available below for Elementary and Secondary education trail programs and the Rivendell Student Trail Crew.

Elementary School Trail Programs & Curriculum

2nd Grade: Seeds (fall), Plants and Weather (spring)

3rd Grade: Rivers and Erosion (fall)

4th Grade: Mapping, Geography and Local Settlement

5th Grade: Winter Safety & Survival

6th Grade: Ecosystems, Class and Forest Ecology Hike to Bald Top Mtn (fall)

Rivendell Academy ( 7-12 ) Trail Programs & Curriculum

Rivendell Student Trail Crew

Trail to Every Classroom (TTEC) Curriculum (Mount Cube Area)

Agricultural / Forest Ecology (West Fairlee)

Rivendell's Outdoor Community Classroom (ROCC)

Rivendell Academy Middle School - Geographic Information System (GIS) and Global Positioning System (GPS) Instruction

This website is designed to explore historical themes found on the trail by using the landscape, photographs and primary documents. In addition, a number of sites have links to teacher activities that focus on the use of primary documents and provide pathways to further historical investigations. (© Flow of History. All rights reserved.)


Trail Coordinator Report

RISD Elementary Curriculum

Trail to Every Classroom Curriculum (TTEC)

Using GIS & GPS with the Cross Rivendell Trail (CRT)

Our Sponsors

The Cross Rivendell Trail would not be possible without the support of our individual and family members and local businesses. Support includes memberships, financial sponsorship, and other donations -- such as items for our annual auction, food for the Rivendell Ramble lunch, supplies, and time from employee volunteer programs. Thank you one and all for your support!

Our major business sponsors are: