Courses

  1. Colorado San Juan Alpine Backpacking

    Dates Days Age Tuition Course #  
    07/21/2017 - 08/11/2017 22 16-20 $4395 CCXA-752

    During the course, you can expect to travel on and off trail and over wooded and alpine terrain at 9,000 feet or higher, which can be rough, steep and exposed to heights. Learn smart and efficient backpacking and alpine travel techniques as well as Leave No Trace camping and travel skills, outdoor cooking techniques, basic

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  2. Sawatch Range Alpine Backpacking

    Dates Days Age Tuition Course #  
    07/24/2017 - 08/07/2017 15 14-16 $3395 CCYA-745
    07/24/2017 - 08/07/2017 15 12-13 $3395 CCMA-742
    08/01/2017 - 08/15/2017 15 14-16 $3395 CCYA-746
    08/13/2017 - 08/20/2017 8 14-16 $1995 CCYA-722

    Classic Courses No two Outward Bound expeditions are ever quite the same. Every crew is unique; every route is distinct; and every adventure is dynamic. But one thing remains the same. On each course, students rise to meet exhilarating natural challenges in some of the country’s wildest places – and find strength and determination along

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  3. Sawatch Range Mountaineering

    Dates Days Age Tuition Course #  
    08/01/2017 - 08/15/2017 15 14-16 $3395 CCYM-741
    08/01/2017 - 08/22/2017 22 14-16 $4395 CCYM-754

    Mountaineering is perhaps the most rugged form of backcountry travel, allowing the hard working few to access secret stashes of epic wilderness. As this course progresses, you will use your backpacking skills to travel into remote, technical terrain where you will need tools like ice axes or fixed ropes to finally reach the summit. This

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  4. Colorado Rockies Mountaineering and Rock Climbing

    Dates Days Age Tuition Course #  
    08/09/2017 - 08/23/2017 15 16-20 $3395 CCXX-743

    This three week course offers fit highly motivated teens and college aged individuals a chance to experience a challenging mountaineering expedition in the Rocky Mountains with extensive back country rock climbing. This course offers the highest number of days dedicated to rock climbing on any Outward Bound course outside of a semester format, all of

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  5. Southwest Rafting & Kayaking

    Dates Days Age Tuition Course #  
    08/11/2017 - 08/26/2017 16 16-20 $3595 CUXV-742

    This course is a two-week river expedition on the Green or Colorado rivers in Utah. Students encounter a variety of river experiences as they move between rafts and sit-on-top kayaks. This course is appropriate for a broad range of motivated challenge-seekers. Course Area Whether you hit the whitewater on the Green River at the Gates of Lodore in Dinosaur National Monument

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  6. Southwest Rafting

    Dates Days Age Tuition Course #  
    08/13/2017 - 08/22/2017 10 14-16 $2495 CUYR-731
    10/15/2017 - 10/21/2017 7 45+ $1650 CUKR-722

    You don’t need to have previous rafting experience to fully embrace this extraordinary expedition which combines beautiful environments and exciting activities with an emphasis on developing leadership, community, and personal strength (not just physical).  On the river, you will learn both the basics and the fine points of managing a paddle raft through some of

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  7. Colorado Rockies Alpine Backpacking for Adults

    Dates Days Age Tuition Course #  
    08/14/2017 - 08/21/2017 8 30+ $1995 CCRA-721
    09/04/2017 - 09/11/2017 8 30+ $1995 CCRA-722
    09/18/2017 - 09/25/2017 8 30+ $1995 CCRA-723

    These 8-22 day backpacking courses take place in the Rocky Mountains and focus on the art of traveling light, exploring the natural world and becoming a high functioning team. The bulk of the course takes place at 9000 feet or higher so students must be physically fit and ready to embrace challenge. Course Description After

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  8. Wyoming Rock Climbing

    Dates Days Age Tuition Course #  
    08/14/2017 - 08/22/2017 9 16-20 $2025 CCX5-721

    Climbing and camping under the vast Wyoming skies draws climbers from all over the country, and beyond. Vedauwoo, known for its characteristic hoodoos and granite outcroppings, presents many different types of features from slabby friction routes to wide chimneys. Designed to support students of all skill levels, this itinerary is climbing-intensive, so you can expect

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  9. Pathfinder Colorado Rockies Alpine Backpacking

    Dates Days Age Tuition Course #  
    09/05/2017 - 10/04/2017 30 18-25 $6295 CCPA-761

    The Pathfinder leadership expedition allows students to reflect on their strengths while giving them skills and ideas that could help to shape their future. This 30-day course takes place in the wilderness of the Rocky Mountains. Course includes a Wilderness First Aid certification and professional group life coaching sessions. Course Description The Colorado Rockies Alpine

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  10. 2017 Colorado Trail Fest

    Dates Days Age Tuition Course #  
    09/06/2017 - 09/11/2017 6 18+ $995 2017 CTF

    COBS is thrilled to partner again with Backpacker Magazine on the second annual Colorado Trail Fest! Discover the famous Colorado Trail during a trail-based celebration bringing together outdoor enthusiasts to hike and camp approximately a 25-mile stretch of the Colorado Trail. Colorado Trail Fest 2017 Details The Colorado Trail Fest Hike will start and end at

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