Outdoor Adventure believes that wilderness experiences allow students to develop transferable leadership skills and can be an integral part of student development. Outdoor Adventure strives to prepare students to be effective leaders through theory and practice in both back and front country experiences. Outdoor leaders must be able to prepare, lead, analyze risk, and demonstrate competence and judgment while leading a group of their peers in an unfamiliar environment. Through increased responsibility in adventure activities students will also develop tolerance for adversity and uncertainty.
For those interested in becoming more involved, Outdoor Adventure has a variety of options: