Outdoor Discovery Program

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Explorer or thrill seeker, experience adventure that will invigorate your spirit. Hike, kayak and explore with Outdoor Adventure. Designed for ages 13 and up, getaways are a great way to meet new people. Set out in search of adventure on one trip or all of them. All trip depart from the Environmental Education Center.

Summer Excurisons

Chandler Teen Adventure Trips

Salt River Kayak Excursion
Saturday, June 9 | 8:30 a.m.-2 p.m.
Kayaking is the perfect way to cool off on a warm Arizona desert day. Spend the day paddling along the lush green riverbanks and towering red cliffs of the Salt River. Keep alert for sightings of wild horses, bald eagles and Arizona wildlife as you gain a unique perspective of the Sonoran Desert scenery. Sit-on-top kayak rental and transportation included.

Woods Canyon Lake Excursion
Wednesday, July 25 | 8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m.
Escape the Valley heat and spend a day out on the lake enjoying the water and scenery. Whether you choose to kayak, canoe or stand-up paddleboard, the Woods Canyon Lake Excursion is the perfect way to relax. This one day trip includes transportation and boat rental.

Mt. Wrightson Hiking Excursion
Saturday, August 25 | 8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m.
Take a hike along the winding trails of Mount Wrightson. Perfect for the photography enthusiasts, you'll spend a few hours traveling the trails taking in the thrilling views of wildlife and rugged mountains. Hikers will not journey to the peak but will have ample opportunity to capture picturesque views of southern Arizona.


For more information please contact Dexter Belling at 480-782-2895.