Do we have to use the ropes course?

Of course not. Depending on the goals of your program, we can design programs that utilize ground-based activities, and/or use our low challenge course. This option still offers excellent opportunities for your team to physically experience trust, confidence, and team support while staying close to the ground.

What is the cost for an OBP Program?

Our one-day programs that focus on either Communication, Collaboration, or Problem Solving are $3,000 per crew (we define a crew as groups of 10 participants). Custom programs will vary, please contact us here to request your custom program.

What facilities do you offer?

Leakin park is the second largest urban park in the United States, and our campus has ample space for your program. We have on-site restrooms, shaded / covered picnic area(s), and an indoor ballroom space inside the historic Orianda Mansion. Our administrative building also has a conference room for 10 – 15 person teams.

Can you run an OBP program at my organization?

Yes! We can offer customized programming that fits into your corporate conference or retreat schedule. Options can include a 2-hour session at your corporate retreat or conference or a half-day session to inspire, connect, and focus on team process.

What should I bring or wear?

Wear comfortable clothes and shoes to be outside all day. We do ask that you wear close toed shoes (tennis shoes, lightweight hiking shoe or boot) and bring your own personal water bottle. A rain shell or windbreaker is a great option depending on the weather, but we have plenty of extras if you need… READ MORE >

What levels of physical activity are expected of me and my team?

Our clients vary in age, gender, and physical abilities. A successful program requires teamwork, effective communication, and commitment—not physical strength or endurance. We customize every program to ensure that everyone can participate. Additionally, our site offers various ways to engage physically- from low impact ground-based activities to high challenge course activities.

How long are programs?

Typically we run programs from 9am – 4pm here at our Leakin Park Campus. Full day programming offers your team the right amount of time to get the most out of your experience! Growth takes time, and we recognize the value of a day! Additional options include half day programming and the option for us… READ MORE >

Do you provide lunch/meals?

Baltimore Chesapeake Bay Outward Bound School does not provide food service for our clients. All food must be brought or delivered to our site. Below is a list of vendors who are familiar with our location and will deliver lunch for your group. Feel free to utilize one of these vendors, or to connect with… READ MORE >