High School Students Learn How to Rock Climb

By Claire O'Brien / March 1, 2019

Taking young people rock climbing for the first time at Malibu Creek State Park Our early morning teaching rock climbing at Malibu Creek State Park had nearly wrapped when a student named Clarissa decided she wanted to have another go at one of the climbs. Before starting, I asked if she recalled the different parts…


How To Provide Better College Orientations

By Zhareen Bulalacao / October 12, 2016

BETTER COLLEGE ORIENTATIONS arc Adventure celebrates another successful year with Claremont McKenna College and Occidental College. Just last month, both colleges introduced their incoming freshmen with better college orientations by adding an adventure twist. During these orientations, upperclassman offered advice to students on how to get acclimated to their new surroundings… But most importantly, new students got…


8 Amazing Summer Camp Staff

By Stephanie Sajor / August 5, 2016

SUMMER CAMP STAFF Summer for our adventure team is consistently busy with new and returning clients. Already, we’ve gone on a mountain biking and rock climbing trip with MBX. Bright Star Secondary Charter Academy went on a camping trip to Yosemite where they rode rafts down the Merced River and sped on mountain bikes alongside…


The Best Adventure Race for Teens

By Stephanie Sajor / March 17, 2016

THE 8TH ANNUAL TEEN ADVENTURE CHALLENGE Healthy lifestyle choices were put into action this past weekend at our 8th Annual Teen Adventure Challenge! The Teen Adventure Challenge is an exciting adventure race for youth. Groups of high school and middle school students of all physical fitness levels take on team building and adventure challenges that…


Adventure Programs Ahead for LMU-Loyola Marymount University

By Stephanie Sajor / February 2, 2016
LMU College Adventure Program | arc Adventure for Outdoor Group Team-building Adventures

COLLEGE ADVENTURE PROGRAMS Last month, we ran a rock wall to promote the college adventure programs happening at Loyola Marymount University. Over 60 students conquered the rock wall and signed up for our upcoming kayaking, mountain biking, and snowboard/skiing trips. This is the first round of adventure programs (of hopefully many!) that arc Adventure is…


Math + Leadership Camp Collaboration with MfA San Diego

By Stephanie Sajor / October 15, 2015

Not often do you combine math with rock climbing and kayaking, but this past summer we did just that. The Math for America San Diego Math + Leadership Camp was a 10-day summer camp for 9th-11th grade students from the Oceanside and Vista Unified School Districts. Held at CSU San Marcos this past July, the…