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  • Backpacking
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  • Rock Climbing
  • Snowshoeing
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Mountaineering

Unplug from society and reawaken your dreams in the legendary terrain of the North Cascades. Share an adventure in climbing one of the many glaciated peaks or volcanoes and alpine rock. Renew relational bonds and create memories that will stand as landmarks – like those mountains – for years to come. A 4½-day Mountaineering trip…

Trip Type: Mountaineering
Trip Location: Adventures Washington
Trip Length: Extended (5-10+ days)
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Backpacking

Wherever you’re headed – be it Oregon’s Mt. Hood wilderness, Washington’s gorgeous Mt. Adams, or any of the other other destinations we offer – you can be sure students will walk away changed as they learn basic map and compass skills, backcountry cooking and how to camp in the wilderness using Leave No Trace principles.…

Trip Type: Backpacking
Trip Location: Adventures Oregon, Adventures Washington
Trip Length: Combo (2-4 days)
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Whitewater Rafting

If you’re looking for adventure, quality time, and relationship-building, rafting is for you! It’s fun, it gets you all together in one place, and, well, you’re on the water in a raft! There are so many rivers to chose from, and our raft trips (as with all our trips) are super customizable to accommodate what your group…

Trip Type: River, Whitewater Rafting
Trip Location: Adventures Idaho, Adventures Washington, Adventures Oregon
Trip Length: 1/2 Day, Single Day, Combo (2-4 days), Extended (5-10+ days)
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Horse Trips

Spend 5 days connecting with your teens as they spend the week relating with a four-legged, very powerful, gentle, and loving horse. Teens will learn the art of caring for their horse, proper etiquette, and how to ride in the incredible backcountry of the North Cascades. You will camp near streams, wander through the forest,…

Trip Type: Horse
Trip Location: Adventures Washington
Trip Length: Extended (5-10+ days)
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Leadership Pursuits

Identity – Adventure – Vision During the course of 12 Days, from August 1-12, our staff spend time walking through life stories, values, and team building activities to help each young leader understand where their identity lies and how to work well with a team. Then through the use of outdoor adventures such as backpacking,…

Trip Type: Leadership Development
Trip Location: Adventures Washington
Trip Length: 12 Days
Trip Features: Leadership Focus

Life & Leadership Training

The 6 week Life & Leadership Training (LLT)  is an opportunity for young adults to work closely with stateside missionaries who use wilderness adventures to share the love of Christ. During the six week internship students will experience discipleship, adventure, challenge and leadership!  The program runs from July 5 – August 16 and is aimed at…

Trip Type: Leadership Development
Trip Location: Adventures Idaho, Adventures Oregon, Adventures Washington
Trip Length: 6 Weeks
Trip Features: Leadership Focus

2-4 Hour Horseback Rides

Spend time with your teens horseback riding at Stonewater Ranch. With miles of trails leaving right from Stonewater as well as a covered arena for inclement weather days. See God’s creation first hand. From a one day trip you can begin to think about running a week-long trip in the backcountry, where the experience only…

Trip Type: Horse
Trip Location: Adventures Washington
Trip Length: 1/2 Day, Single Day
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Winter Adventures

The air is still, the sky blue and the ground is white with snow… we’ve got the gear that helps you tread, float and slide across the winter landscape. You and your team will spend time talking, falling, and playing in the snow. Experience the imagination of our creator amidst the surrounding winter beauty! A…

Trip Type: Cross-Country Skiing, Snowshoeing
Trip Location: Adventures Washington
Trip Length: 1/2 Day, Single Day
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Custom-Built Challenge Course

Through the team building challenges, your group will work together, play together and hold each other up… literally! Our facilitators will guide your group in connecting their experiences in the moment to the bigger picture of their lives. Adventures Challenges are more than just “team-building experiences.” They enable students to discover each others’ unique gifts…

Trip Type: Challenge Course
Trip Location: Adventures Washington
Trip Length: 1/2 Day, Single Day
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High & Low Ropes Course

Experience a full day of thrills on the high ropes course and group bonding on the low ropes course. On the low ropes, your crew will work as a team to overcome obstacles, building group dynamics and communication. On the high ropes, your teens will overcome individual challenges, such as walking across a log suspended 35 feet in…

Trip Type: Challenge Course
Trip Location: Adventures Oregon
Trip Length: 1/2 Day, Single Day, Combo (2-4 days)
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Portable Challenge Course

Team-building: to go! We bring the games and initiatives of the low challenge course to your front door, and customize our program to fit the goals and desired outcomes of your group. Your experience may include activities that focus groups on trust, teamwork, balance, communication, problem solving, and spiritual growth.

Trip Type: Challenge Course
Trip Location: Adventures Washington
Trip Length: 1/2 Day, Single Day, Combo (2-4 days)
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Custom Adventure Combo

As you’ve likely noticed, since you’re on our website, we do lots of different types of trips. We run some of the most beautiful rivers in the Pacific NW, climb some of the most epic rocks, hike from stunning vista to lush meadow and all the while challenge pre-conceived notions and provide opportunity for relationship-building dialog.…

Trip Type: Combo Trip (Rope, Rock, Raft…)
Trip Location: Adventures Idaho, Adventures Oregon, Adventures Washington
Trip Length: Combo (2-4 days), Extended (5-10+ days)
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Peak to Paddle

This 5½ day backcountry course is designed for groups looking to live in community, build relationships, and focus on the principles and practice of leadership. Come alive and experience authentic community through sharing the same experiences and overcoming challenges together in the beauty of the wilderness. Nestled in the heart of the cascades is our…

Trip Type: Combo Trip (Rope, Rock, Raft…)
Trip Location: Adventures Washington
Trip Length: Extended (5-10+ days)
Trip Features: Leadership Focus

Mountains to Missions

Mountains to Missions trips are 4 – 7 day* trips that combine thrilling adventures with inner-city service work in downtown Portland. The result: heightened personal challenge, incredible group bonding and the opportunity for sweet character transformation before your very eyes. Pick from one of three formats and “choose your own adventure,” as they say. Your…

Trip Type: Combo Trip (Rope, Rock, Raft…)
Trip Location: Adventures Oregon
Trip Length: Combo (2-4 days), Extended (5-10+ days)
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Rock and Roll

During this 2 and 1/2 day trip, students will enjoy the ultimate duo: a day of rock climbing and a day of whitewater rafting. You decide what’s important, and we’ll map it out for you, whether your purpose is to draw a group together, or give participants the confidence to step out and face life’s…

Trip Type: Combo Trip (Rope, Rock, Raft…)
Trip Location: Adventures Oregon
Trip Length: Combo (2-4 days)
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Dangle and Dip

Enjoy 2 days of adventures with a day Whitewater Rafting and a day on our Challenge Course. This is the ideal trip if you want to focus on unifying a group and building relational bridges of trust. The power of this trip lies not only in its ability to draw a group together, but also…

Trip Type: Combo Trip (Rope, Rock, Raft…)
Trip Location: Adventures Oregon
Trip Length: Combo (2-4 days)
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Rope, Rock, Raft

Our premiere Combination Adventure Trip! Enjoy 3 days of adventures with a full day each of Whitewater Rafting, Rock Climbing and Challenge Course. With endless potential, this trip will allow you to experience the heart of YD Adventure’s capabilities. It’s an infusion of fun and spiritual insight, and if your group has never experienced Adventures,…

Trip Type: Challenge Course, River, Whitewater Rafting, Rock Climbing
Trip Location: Adventures Oregon
Trip Length: Combo (2-4 days)
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Salmon River

Spend 6½ days in the basalt canyonlands of the Salmon River, famous for being the “longest free-flowing river in the lower 48″. Your youth group will experience the freedom and fun of white sand beaches and roller coaster rapids. Great meals and evening discussions help to tie together the memories that will last a lifetime!…

Trip Type: River, Whitewater Rafting, Inflatable Kayaking
Trip Location: Adventures Washington, Adventures Idaho
Trip Length: Extended (5-10+ days)
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Wenatchee Whitewater Rafting

The Wenatchee River is one of the most popular “class III” rivers in the state and has been ranked in the “top 10 of the U.S.”. Join us as we wind our way through the mountain and desert landscape. We offer single day trips May through mid-July.

Trip Type: River, Whitewater Rafting
Trip Location: Adventures Washington
Trip Length: Single Day
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Extended Inflatable Kayak Trip

Experience the thrill of tackling Class III rapids in your own inflatable kayak! Spend 3 to 4 days kayaking on the Lower Deschutes River, camping under the stars and enjoying a thrilling adventure! Nuff said? (did we mention we feed you?)

Trip Type: River, Inflatable Kayaking
Trip Location: Adventures Oregon
Trip Length: Combo (2-4 days)
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River Adventure Program (RAP)

Spend 2 to 5 days on the Deschutes River enjoying Class III – IV whitewater rafting, rock climbing, rappelling, hiking, caving and camping. Camp out under the stars as you travel down the river as a group and grow together through all the week’s challenges.

Trip Type: Combo Trip (Rope, Rock, Raft…)
Trip Location: Adventures Oregon
Trip Length: Combo (2-4 days), Extended (5-10+ days)
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Clackamas River

Only a short hour’s drive outside of the Portland metro area lies a true jewel of the Northwest, the Upper Clackamas river. This permitted section of whitewater within Mt Hood National Forests Wild and Scenic area hides some of the biggest waves in Oregon. Your students will enjoy a thrilling day together as they rocket…

Trip Type: River, Inflatable Kayaking, Whitewater Rafting
Trip Location: Adventures Oregon
Trip Length: Single Day
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McKenzie River Rafting

Sandwiched between Bend and Eugene, the McKenzie River is a beautiful river in the heart of the Cascades, located about 3 hours southeast of Portland. We offer trips on both the Upper and Lower sections of the river, and both spots are powerfully pristine destinations for memory-making. Your students will enjoy quality time together as…

Trip Type: River, Whitewater Rafting
Trip Location: Adventures Oregon
Trip Length: Single Day
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Deschutes River Rafting

The Deschutes River is well-loved for good reason, and is arguably one of the best single-day trips we have to offer. If you’re looking to build relationships with your teens, take on Class III and IV rapids, and experience a life-changing adventure with your students… all in the confines of a single day… then this…

Trip Type: River, Whitewater Rafting
Trip Location: Adventures Oregon
Trip Length: Single Day
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Middle Owyhee Kayaking Trip

Step it up and spend 5 days in the pristine canyons of the Middle Owyhee. Experience the challenge of more difficult rapids as you paddle a truly undiscovered treasure of the Northwest. This trip can be more physically demanding than the Lower and is suitable for ages 16+.

Trip Type: River, Inflatable Kayaking
Trip Location: Adventures Idaho
Trip Length: Extended (5-10+ days)
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Lower Owyhee Kayaking Trip

Spend 6-7 days kayaking 50 miles of Class III rapids through the incredible painted canyons of the Lower Owyhee River, and have the place all to yourself. With beautiful scenery, swift rapids, amazing slot canyons, rustler’s ruins and Native American petroglyphs, the Lower Owyhee is one of the most diverse and inspiring sections of the…

Trip Type: River, Inflatable Kayaking
Trip Location: Adventures Idaho
Trip Length: Extended (5-10+ days)
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Inflatable Kayaking (IK)

If your students like to find themselves in the driver seat, then how about spending the day in an inflatable kayak! Just like a single-person raft, inflatable kayaks are highly maneuverable and exceptionally exciting to navigate. Plus, they present an opportunity for individualized challenge, inviting youth to experience personal failures and victories while encouraging others, and…

Trip Type: River, Inflatable Kayaking
Trip Location: Adventures Idaho, Adventures Washington, Adventures Oregon
Trip Length: Combo (2-4 days), Extended (5-10+ days), Single Day
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Payette River Rafting, Cabarton

Payette River Rafting, Cabarton

Trip Type: River, Whitewater Rafting
Trip Location: Adventures Idaho
Trip Length: Single Day
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Payette River Rafting, Main

Full Day This is the best 1-day trip we have to offer! Build relationships with your teens, take on Class III Rapids, and experience an adventure. Lunch and shuttle services provided. Half-Day This Main Payette trip, from Banks to Beehive Bend, is typically 2-3 hours in length. Rapids include “Go Left or You’re Fired,” “The…

Trip Type: River, Whitewater Rafting
Trip Location: Adventures Idaho
Trip Length: 1/2 Day, Single Day
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Rock Climbing

Join us for a day of rock climbing and rappelling! Encourage your teens as they step over the “edge” into a new level of trust. On our rock climbing courses we take you to some of the most beautiful climbing sites in Washington, Oregon, and Idaho. Rock days typically include climbing, belaying, rappelling, and a solid…

Trip Type: Rock Climbing
Trip Location: Adventures Idaho, Adventures Oregon, Adventures Washington
Trip Length: 1/2 Day, Single Day
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