Nature is a necessity for all communities.
Who We Are
Outward Bound Adventures (OBA) was founded in 1962 in Northwest Pasadena by four educators who strongly believed their students would benefit from time spent in nature. Today, Outward Bound Adventures is the oldest nonprofit in the nation dedicated to engaging youth, families, and young adults of color in culturally relevant outdoor experiences
Click HERE to learn more about our rich history.
Relying upon our history and experience, we have integrated these six areas of focus into each of our programs. We found that they are the most successful at affecting education and behavior in youth and families.
Click each icon below to learn more.
OBA Snapshot Newsletter
Check out our most recent OBA Snapshot News below.
Subscribe to the OBA Newsletter
to always receive updates on our latest adventures