Outdoor Adventure Programs

Boys On Top Of Kayak

Offering a premiere source of instruction for 35 years, our adventure programs provide safe and professional classes in everything from family backpacking trips to sea kayaking.

Outdoor Adventure Programs (PDF)

Kayaking

  • Flatwater, whitewater, and sea kayaking programs
  • Focus on sports instruction to learn the necessary skills for future adventures in a safe environment
  • Instructors are swift water rescue and American Canoe Association certified
  • Offer private and group paddles
  • Status of James River (overflow) - The Richmond Department of Public Utilities monitors and reports, in real time, pipe overflows along the James River on this interactive map.

Sailing

  • Classroom-based instruction to cover the fundamentals of sailing
  • Learn by experiencing
  • Series program builds up to applying new skills out on the water

Backpacking

  • Family-based trip designed for beginners
  • Focus on learning safe practices for future backpacking adventures
  • Positive learning atmosphere

Biking

  • Bicycle maintenance programs help beginners learn to diagnose issues at home for future biking adventures
  • Bikes can be brought from home or rented
  • Biking trips suitable for all levels of riders

Additional Adventure Programs

  • Bald Eagle tours
  • Horseback riding
  • Recreational tree climbing
  • Stand Up Paddle Boarding
  • Whitewater rafting