Experiential Education

LEAD – Leadership. Experience. Adventure. Development.

Our leadership development programs combined with adventure education offer unique experiences that set up youth, college students, and working professionals for success.

Adventure & Camping Trips

We offer single-day excursions, multi-day camping trips, college orientation trips, and professional development workshops—all of which can be placed in the context of an adventure trip!

Go on adventures such as:

  • rock climbing
  • mountain biking
  • kayaking
  • surfing
  • snorkeling
  • canyoneering
  • river rafting
  • high ropes
  • tree climbing
  • snowboarding
  • skiing
  • skateboarding
  • At locations like:

  • Stoney Point
  • Pyramid Lake
  • Big Bear
  • Lake Perris
  • Point Dume
  • Malibu Creek
  • Mammoth Lakes
  • Ventura Harbor
  • Dixon Lake
  • Eaton Canyon
  • Joshua Tree
  • Yosemite
  • Santa Barbara
  • Costa Rica
  • Belize
  • BOOK A TRIP!

    We even have transportable adventures for your event. Rent our rock wall and our staff will transport it, train & supervise participants, and break it down when it’s all over.

    See what else you can do with adventure programs at our adventure website!

    After School Programs

    We also have ongoing leadership development programs for our after school sites.

    GOALS
    The Great Outdoors Adventure & Leadership Series is our signature LEAD program combining leadership and teamwork skill development with outdoor adventures. This program is offered to middle and high school students.

    SD Leads
    San Diego based leadership development series which includes weekly workshops and job tours to locations such as Petco Park and CBS.

    Language in Action Program (LAP)
    LAP’s goal is to give ELL classified students leadership and service learning opportunities while they immerse themselves in practicing their English skills. Run throughout over 30 LAUSD high schools.

    LIFESAVER
    This smoking and drug cessation program encourages students to make healthy lifestyle choices and invite their peers to do the same. Funded by the Tobacco-Use Prevention Education grant.