Adventuring

Hit the Road 4-5

Subject
Adventuring
Type & Format
Field Trip-based
"Field Trip-based" classes take place in and around the Portland Metro Area, and involve travel by bus or bike (and sometimes include one overnight).
Grade Level
4, 5
Price Range
$315.00-$393.75
Seasons
Summer
Before & After Care
For summer classes, before care (7:30–9:00 a.m.) and after care (4:00–6:00 p.m.) are available at both OMSI and Jesuit High School locations.
Level of Physical Activity

Get out of the classroom for an action-packed adventure, exploring the most fascinating areas of our state. Plus an overnight at Newport South Beach!

Olallie Mountain Backpacking Trip

Subject
Adventuring
Type & Format
Backpacking
"Backpacking" camps will spend consecutive days hiking with all of their gear in their backpacks during the day, and tent-camping in primitive campsites at night.
Grade Level
9, 10, 11, 12
Price Range
$590.00-$737.50
Seasons
Summer
Level of Physical Activity

You can see them in the distance, but what are the Three Sisters like up close? Backpack their wilderness and summit Olallie Mountain as you learn firsthand the scientific value and majesty of our own backyard.

Hit the Road: Sports!

Subject
Adventuring
Type & Format
Field Trip-based
"Field Trip-based" classes take place in and around the Portland Metro Area, and involve travel by bus or bike (and sometimes include one overnight).
Grade Level
4, 5
Price Range
$410.00-$512.50
Seasons
Summer
Before & After Care
For summer classes, before care (7:30–9:00 a.m.) and after care (4:00–6:00 p.m.) are available at both OMSI and Jesuit High School locations.
Level of Physical Activity

Go on an action-packed sports adventure as you hit the road to some of Oregon’s most adventurous spots!

Olympic Park Backpacking Trip

Subject
Adventuring
Type & Format
Backpacking
"Backpacking" camps will spend consecutive days hiking with all of their gear in their backpacks during the day, and tent-camping in primitive campsites at night.
Grade Level
9, 10, 11, 12
Price Range
$590.00-$737.50
Seasons
Summer
Level of Physical Activity

Be a true Olympian this summer as you backpack snow-capped peaks and lush rainforests of the Olympic Mountains.

Steens Mountain Backpacking Trip

Subject
Adventuring
Type & Format
Backpacking
"Backpacking" camps will spend consecutive days hiking with all of their gear in their backpacks during the day, and tent-camping in primitive campsites at night.
Grade Level
6, 7, 8
Price Range
$590.00-$737.50
Seasons
Summer
Level of Physical Activity

Join an exclusive group of hikers to visit the famous Alvord Desert on Steens Mountain.

Teen Girls Backpacking Trip

Subject
Adventuring
Type & Format
Backpacking
"Backpacking" camps will spend consecutive days hiking with all of their gear in their backpacks during the day, and tent-camping in primitive campsites at night.
Grade Level
6, 7, 8
Price Range
$590.00-$737.50
Seasons
Summer
Level of Physical Activity

Stretch your adventurous spirit and your legs as you trek through central Oregon's stunning alpine meadows and ancient lava flows.

Whitewater Rafting: Grande Ronde

Subject
Adventuring
Type & Format
Rafting
"Rafting" camps will spend consecutive days paddling rafts with all of their gear during the day, and tent-camping in primitive campsites at night.
Grade Level
9, 10, 11, 12
Price Range
$600.00-$750.00
Seasons
Summer
Level of Physical Activity

Hold on tight! Adventure is around every bend with class III rapids and soaring bald eagles looking on as you camp and raft along the Grande Ronde River.

Whitewater Survival: Grand Ronde

Subject
Adventuring
Type & Format
Rafting
"Rafting" camps will spend consecutive days paddling rafts with all of their gear during the day, and tent-camping in primitive campsites at night.
Grade Level
9, 10, 11, 12
Price Range
$600.00-$750.00
Seasons
Summer
Level of Physical Activity

Show the great outdoors what you've got as you adventure through the wilderness and raft the whitewaters of Grande Ronde, learning tricks of the survivalist trade along the way.

Bike PDX 6-8

Subject
Adventuring, Skill Building
Type & Format
Field Trip-based
"Field Trip-based" classes take place in and around the Portland Metro Area, and involve travel by bus or bike (and sometimes include one overnight).
Grade Level
6, 7, 8
Price Range
$300.00-$375.00
Seasons
Summer
Before & After Care
For summer classes, before care (7:30–9:00 a.m.) and after care (4:00–6:00 p.m.) are available at both OMSI and Jesuit High School locations.
Level of Physical Activity

Grab your helmet and get ready to ride! Traveling the city by bike has never been so fun as you build on your riding confidence and skills on the road.

Bike PDX: Overnight

Subject
Adventuring, Skill Building
Type & Format
Field Trip-based
"Field Trip-based" classes take place in and around the Portland Metro Area, and involve travel by bus or bike (and sometimes include one overnight).
Grade Level
6, 7, 8
Price Range
$315.00-$393.75
Seasons
Summer
Before & After Care
For summer classes, before care (7:30–9:00 a.m.) and after care (4:00–6:00 p.m.) are available at both OMSI and Jesuit High School locations.
Level of Physical Activity

It's time to roll! Join in on a biking tour across Portland with an added overnight adventure around a campfire at Stub Stewart State Park.
Note: This program includes an overnight.