Wilderness adventure programs worldwide
USA and some international locations
Established in 1962
For 50 years and with more than 1 million participants, Outward Bound continues to be the premier provider of experience-based outdoor leadership programs. A national nonprofit, we offer over 500 adventure-based courses year-round serving youth (starting at age 12), teens and adults.
Course activities include rock climbing, sea kayaking, backpacking, mountaineering, canyoneering, skiing and snowboarding, sailing, dog sledding, canoeing ...read more
Multicultural Adventure Education Programs for Teenagers
Escazu, Costa Rica
Established in 1998
Adventures Under the Sun provides adventure programs in the biodiverse settings of the Costa Rican wilderness. Our participants (ages 14-17) include international citizens from a wide variety of backgrounds who are all interested in personal challenges and globalizing their minds. Participants will learn so much about themselves, and the world beyond their borders as they make many new friends on an AUSun program!
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Residential coed surfing camp
Wrightsville Beach, Topsail Island, NC; Costa Rica
Established in 2001
Join us for our 15th year as North Carolina's premier surf camp! Campers learn how to surf at several awesome locations including Wrightsville Beach & Topsail Island, NC. Surf and explore various parts of the coast while learning about the region's unique marine ecosystems. With concierge-level service and certified, experienced instructors, WB Surf Camp offers a safe, exciting, active summer experience for teens.
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Teen Travel Program
Countries: Costa Rica, Guatemala, India, Ghana, & Peru
Established in 1995
Cross-Cultural Solutions offers international volunteer programs for high school students in 5 exciting countries. International volunteers can choose to participate in a 1, 2 or 4 week long program where they will contribute to community organizations through meaningful and immersive volunteer service.
Engaging and unique cultural activities and weekend trips, as well as immersive language instructions are all built-in to our programs. ...read more
Adventures for Teenagers
Hawaii, California, Asia, Europe, Africa, Latin America
Established in 1983
ARCC Programs (Adventures Cross-Country) offers domestic and international summer adventure programs and Gap semesters in 20 countries throughout North America, the South Pacific, Europe, Latin America, Australia, Asia, and Africa.
With over 35 years of experience, ARCC students travel to a variety of the world's most spectacular locations and participate in activities such as community service projects, language schools, cultural ...read more
Residential coed camp
Topsail Island, NC ~ Costa Rica ~ Hawaii
Established in 2009
Explore the Ocean and the unique world of Sea Turtles, through our hands-on marine science summer camp! Our camp programs immerse teens, ages 10 - 17, in the field of Marine Biology. Campers learn about sea turtles from the volunteers and staff at the Karen Beasley Sea Turtle Rescue and Rehabilitation Center, on the beaches of Costa Rica or at Sea Life Park Hawaii.
Learn about careers in marine biology, scuba dive over North Carolina's ...read more
Residential Coed Summer Camp
Programs in the Florida Keys; the Blue Ridge Mountains of North Carolina; the California Coast; the Wind River Mountains of Wyoming
Established in 1977
SOAR offers high adventure summer camps designed specifically for youth and young adults between the ages of 8 and 25 diagnosed with ADHD and LD. Each of our summer camp programs promotes friendships, increase self-confidence, and develop life skills. Created in 1977 by an adult with learning disabilities, SOAR provides fun and successful experiences so that participants may gain greater awareness of their own strengths and improve self-esteem ...read more