Peer Leadership: Circuit Expedition

On a Circuit expedition, participants explore the rich cultural, historical, and natural environment of Philadelphia, while discovering personal and group leadership skills and a commitment to the values of compassion and service to the community. As our crews backpack through the city, they learn how to work together and discover the commitment and effort it… READ MORE >

Peer Leadership: Backpacking & Rock Climbing

At Outward Bound, we believe in a simple philosophy: every new challenge faced provides an opportunity to push oneself further than you may have thought possible. Whether it’s a lengthy hike on a steep and rugged trail, or a late night camp setup in the rain after a hard day’s travel, the physical challenges are… READ MORE >

Philadelphia Youth Leadership Corps (PYLC)

DATES: Monday, July 23, 18 – Sunday, August 5, 2018 AGES: For students entering grades 10-12 Take the ultimate challenge as you and a select team of students from your community embark on a 14-day multi-element expedition featuring backpacking, rock climbing, and canoeing in and around the Delaware Water Gap National Recreation Area. The Youth Leadership… READ MORE >

Get Out And Lead (GOAL)

OVERVIEW Go into the remote backcountry. Travel as a crew, living only on what you carry with you. Build memories you’ll never forget. Dates: Thursday, June 21 – Saturday, June 30, 2018Age: Rising 8th graders (summer between 7th & 8th grade) Get Out And Lead (GOAL) is an Outward Bound scholarship program that has been… READ MORE >

New Jersey Youth Leadership (NJYLC)

OVERVIEW Dates: July 8 – 21, 2018 Age: For students entering grades 10-12 Take the ultimate challenge, as you and a select crew of students from communities across northern New Jersey embark on a 14 day Outward Bound expedition featuring backpacking, rock climbing and canoeing in and around the Delaware Water Gap National Recreation Area…. READ MORE >