Camping and adventuring in the great outdoors during the winter months can be challenging both physically and mentally. On winter expeditions, Outward Bound students learn how to stay warm and energized through drinking, eating and cooking. When you’re out in the cold,... READ MORE
Introduction At Outward Bound we believe that supporting veterans in their transition home is not charity, but an investment. We invest the only way we know how, by offering veterans the opportunity to rediscover themselves through wilderness expeditions that draw on... READ MORE
What is the hardest part of a winter expedition? Climbing out of your cozy, warm sleeping bag to face the early morning frost. The best part? It’s all downhill from there. Literally. When I talked to Chris, Instructor of the... READ MORE
It’s that time of year again, and you may have procrastinated on your Halloween outfit. Have no fear, we’ve got some Outward Bound inspired Halloween costume ideas for you! Show Your Adventurous Spirit: Mountaineer What you’ll need: Helmet or Wool/fleece... READ MORE
Parents and children alike seek Outward Bound for a variety of reasons. Some parents want to provide challenge and adventure for their child. Perhaps their child is struggling to succeed academically. Outward Bound might kickstart their stick-to-it-tiveness for the next... READ MORE
Henry McHenry currently serves on the Board of North Carolina Outward Bound School (NCOBS). He began his Outward Bound career with a course in Minnesota in 1968, then started as a Sherpa at NCOBS in 1970 and worked as an Assistant... READ MORE
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