Rappeller Profile: Kelly Tornes

The biggest adventure event of the year is right around the corner! In less than 2 weeks, rappellers will be descending 31 stories from Brandywine Realty Trust’s One Logan Square!  Building Adventure raises crucial funds so we can deliver our … Continued

A New Urban Oasis

City Paper 8/14/2014 By: Jon Hurdle An abandoned city reservoir on the edge of Strawberry Mansion, hidden by dense vegetation and guarded by a chain-link fence, has long been an important stop for birds migrating on the Atlantic flyway. But … Continued

Rappeler Profile: Rachel Park

Plans are underway for our biggest event of the year-Building Adventure 2014.  Spots are filling up so register now to rappel 31 stories from Brandywine Realty Trust’s One Logan Square!  This event raises crucial funds that allow us to carry … Continued

Tales from the Trail #1: Joel Jaroch, Teacher

Over 80% of our school and community partners request funding support to enroll their students in Outward Bound programs.  To help illustrate the life changing impact of Outward Bound, we’ve asked one of our partner public school teachers,  Joel Jaroch, … Continued

Rappeller Profile: John Susko

Building Adventure 2014 is here! This is the biggest adventure event of the year, and we are 50% full.  Secure your spot now to rappel 31 stories from Brandywine Realty Trust’s One Logan Square!  Building Adventure raises crucial funds so … Continued

Student Blog: My Outward Bound Journey Continues…

By: Julia Magowan, Outward Bound Alum, OB Student Intern and Graduating Senior at Masterman High School My journey with Outward Bound began in 2012 when a club I am in at school was given the opportunity, through a scholarship, to … Continued

Instructors Recon The Circuit

By: Sam Hewitt, Instructor On a foggy mid-February morning, eight Outward Bound Philadelphia instructors and a representative from the Schuylkill Headwaters Association, set out on a five day urban backpacking expedition. The purpose of the trip was to train the … Continued

POBS staff share their winter adventures

And we too must make time to continue to stretch our comfort zones and go on an adventure. May it be… Traveling off-the-beaten-path on an excursion into the jungle of Peru… Taking a trip  to an inspiring and mission driven … Continued