West Virginia Dolly Sods Backpacking & Canoeing

COURSE AREA Wild wonderful West Virginia invites you to explore the remote regions of “The Mountain State.” West Virginia is approximately 75% forest land and contains 2,029 miles of named trails. The backpacking component of your course will be in Monongahela National Forest which contains over 700 miles of these trails. This course area is… READ MORE >

Youth Leadership Corps (YLC)

HOW TO APPLY Complete the Application, Personal Essay, and Letters of Recommendation forms. Submission Deadline: Completed Applications were due by SUNDAY, FEBRUARY 23, 2020 to be considered. Those selected for the course will pay a $350 fee for the program ($50 with qualifying financial aid application) Open to residents of Maryland, DC, Virginia, and West Virginia.

Peer Leadership: Canoeing

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 the way. Build… READ MORE >