Featured National Outings Trips
Scuba Service in Monterey Bay's Kelp Forest, California, Sep 12–19, 2015.
Scuba dive one of the most stunning underwater habitats on Earth. We'll assist local scientists with information gathering, invasive kelp removal, and coastal cleanup in the National Marine Sanctuary.
Fall Trail Work in the Red River Gorge, Kentucky, Sep 19–26, 2015.
Help repair trails and camp amid spectacular fall views of the heavily forested slopes, ridges, and cliffs. These natural wonders provide a stunning backdrop, which includes more than 100 natural arches.
Habitat and History at Fort Ord, Monterey, California, Oct 18–25, 2015.
Work on habitat restoration projects on some of the last undeveloped lands on the Monterey Peninsula. Days off may be spent hiking, beachcombing, or visiting the renowned Monterey Bay Aquarium.
Mt. Everest Lodge Trek, Nepal, Oct 22–Nov 13, 2015.
Hike among lush valleys, timeless trails, and soaring peaks on this trip to 18,000-foot Kala Patthar. We'll get close-up views of Mt. Everest, explore bustling Namche Bazaar, and sit with monks at Tengboche Monastery.
Exploring Exotic Ecuador: Amazon, Andes, and the Coast, Dec 22, 2015–Jan 3, 2016.
On this Ecuador sampler trip, we'll discover the Amazon rainforest via canoe and guided hikes; travel by boat to an offshore island seabird nesting area and snorkel coral reefs; and explore Quito, colonial Cuenca, and village markets.
Everglades Eco Adventure, Florida, Jan 10–15, 2016.
Experience four distinct ecosystems by foot, van, and kayak in the company of naturalist guides. We'll end the trip with a three day, two night kayak camping trip in the 10,000 Islands.
Treasures of Thailand: Bangkok, Chiang Mai, and the Andaman Sea, Jan 11–24, 2016.
Explore the sights, sounds, and tastes of Thailand. From Bangkok, we'll venture north to Chiang Mai’s temples and famous night bazaar, visit an elephant camp, and embark on a three-day trek to tribal mountain villages.