Venture Outdoors Corps
Young Adult Intro to Outdoor Recreation Cohort
Learn skills. Make friends. Connect with nature.
Join the Venture Outdoors Corps
8 Weeks of Adventure
Experience outdoor activities first hand and gain skills to teach your friends and family. As a Venture Outdoors Corps Member you’ll rock climb, fish, hike, bike, kayak, camp, yoga, zipline, and climb the high ropes. You’ll learn from Venture Outdoors professionals and gain insight into industry careers.
For ages 18 – 26, the cohort meets every Wednesday for 8 weeks from April 5th– May 28th. Each Wednesday you’ll meet for two hours to learn about different types of outdoor recreation and try them firsthand.
Venture Outdoors Corps Benefits
- Learn outdoor skills
- Meet young adults with a shared passion
- Build friendships
- Explore Pittsburgh’s outdoor amenities (transportation available)
- Have fun!
The program is offered free of charge and transportation will be provided, if needed. No experience is needed, just an interest in learning more about outdoor recreation and trying new things!
Upcoming Young Adult Trips
Young Adult: Bike and Bird Watch
Join us for a morning bike ride through the southside to check out the Eagle’s Nest near the waterfront. If we are lucky, we will get to see the eagles…
Young Adult: Yoga and Ice Cream
Come for an hour of meditation/yoga followed by a trip to Millie’s for an evening ice cream ~ or sorbet ~ treat! (The cost of ice cream is not included…
Young Adult: Wake Up and SUP
What’s a better way to start your day than enjoying the morning sun and the undisturbed waters of North Park Lake on a stand-up paddleboard. Join us bright and early…
Thanks to the generous funding from American Eagle’s Future Together grant for making this possible.