Fall Colors Outdoor Photography


$45 for REI Members

$65 for non-members

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  • Fitness level 2 Easy Active
  • Skill level 1 Beginner
  • Minimum age 12
  • Group size 8 people

Are you heading out this fall with friends and family? We want to help you capture great fall photos to remember that special person or landscape for years to come! Our REI Expert Outdoor School Instructor will help you unlock that great photo! This course is designed for customers with a basic understanding of how to use their camera. With special access to beautiful locations to inspire you, you will learn how to capture amazing fall color photography. In a fun atmosphere, we will teach you how to use settings on your camera to capture the best results even in wet conditions! This course is appropriate for beginners to intermediate photographers using any kind of camera.

  • Learn how to use settings on camera to get best results
  • Learn how to capture amazing color
  • Learn about great outdoor locations for photos in your region
  • Learn how to optimize your color in different light and weather conditions
  • Have fun learning tips for fall photography!

What to bring with you


Parking fee; $2 hour/$8 for the day

Map image of Hoyt Arboretum

More directions and information

The Arboretum is 187 acres with 12 miles of trails; it is a place of beauty and serenity in all seasons. Get there from anywhere in the metro area by car, bus or the MAX light rail, and find parking, restroom facilities, ADA accessible trails and ADA parking at and near the center. /// Parking is available at the center and permitted along Fairview Blvd. Restrooms at the center are open 6AM to 10PM daily. A small gift shop and research library are open to the public during those hours.