Full Moon Tram Tour

Schedule and Location

Wednesday, October 24, or Thursday, October 25, 2018, 7:30 to 9:30 p.m.
(In case of severe weather, rain date is October 26)
Visitor Center Entry

  • Section A: Wednesday, October 24
  • Section B: Thursday, October 25

Fees and Registration

$10.00 member
$14.00 nonmember

Nonmembers: Fees include admission to the Arboretum. 

Course Description

Full Moon Winter Walk at The Morton Arboretum

Discover what happens at the Arboretum at night, when no one is around. With the moon shining through the trees, a tram ride reveals a captivating symphony of sounds, mysterious spaces, and wildlife on the move. During our ride and short hikes, we will discuss night ecology, share stories of moon lore, and enjoy the magic of nature at night.

Instructor: Arboretum program guides
Notes: Held entirely outdoors. Please dress for the weather and be prepared to walk on wood chip paths. Limit 35
Recommended ages: 16 and up.

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Course Details

BY PHONE: 630-719-2468 (or to be waitlisted, M-F, 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.)
IN PERSON: Stop by Visitor Center during open hours.

Weather Cancellation Hotline
Classes run rain or shine unless there is a threat of server weather. If severe weather is forecast please call 630-719-7979 for updates on weather related cancellations.