To inspire character development and self-discovery in people of all ages and walks of life through challenge and adventure, and to impel them to achieve more than they ever thought possible, to show compassion for others and to actively engage in creating a better world.
To advance our goals of changing lives, building teams and transforming schools, Outward Bound operates five core programs: ? Outward Bound Wilderness offers our traditional adventure-based wilderness courses. ? Expeditionary Learning Schools provides long-term teacher development and school reform. ? Outward Bound Discovery serves at-risk youth and their families. ? Outward Bound Urban Centers give students, educators and civic leaders opportunities to develop a better understanding of their capabilities and value to their community. ? Outward Bound Professional delivers innovative leadership development for business and professional organizations.