OUR MISSION

To develop empowered and curious young leaders in urban communities through life-changing outdoor experiences.

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OUR VISION

We envision a world where every young person has the opportunity to become a courageous leader in their community.

We believe that the outdoors - and the discovery, excitement, and 
growth it affords - should exist for everyone to enjoy, regardless 
of their socioeconomic status.

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OUR CORE VALUES

Access

Access

We believe that the outdoors - and the discovery, excitement, and growth it affords - should exist for everyone to enjoy, regardless of their socioeconomic status.

Responsibility

Well-Being

We believe that the outdoors provides a path to physical and mental wellness

Well Being

Connection to Nature

We create a deeper understanding of our world through exploration and discovery.

Leadership

Environmental Stewardship

We recognize our responsibility in preserving the natural world for future generations.

Fun

Personal Growth

We teach respect, teamwork, leadership, and positive sense-of-self.

WHO WE SERVE

We work with students from economically disadvantaged neighborhoods to help realize their potential as we develop them into role models for other young people in their communities.

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