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 >

Maryland Summer Center for Leadership / English Language Learners

A crew of 12 ELL students will depart BCBOBS base in Baltimore to embark on a 7-day wilderness backpacking and rock climbing expedition. Two highly trained Instructors will facilitate activities that become increasingly more challenging for the group to solve both individually and as a team. Challenges are designed for successful completion although they may… READ MORE >