Overseas Adventures

Catch waves along the coast of Hawaii or Costa Rica, Trek through the European Alps or the hillsides of Vietnam, and provide a helping hand to local communities across the globe this summer on an adventure over seas!
A double rainbow on a beach in Hawaii.

Explorer Trips for 7th-8th Graders

Costa Rica Pura Vida

Stay cool this summer surfing waves on the coast and whitewater rafting through the jungle – plus, dive into the culture of Costa Rica by taking cooking, language, and dance classes.

European Alps

Spend 6 days hiking the Tour du Mont Blanc and explore the outdoor activities that historic European mountain towns have to offer.

Hawaii Explorer

From learning to surf and catch Hawaiian waves to exploring Volcanoes National Park, to spending a night snorkeling with manta rays, this tropical adventure is packed full of exciting activities and hands-on experiences.

High Trails Trips for 9th-12th Graders

Alps & Pyrenees

Trek the snow capped peaks of the European Alps and sea kayak the Mediterranean sea on this unforgettable adventure.


Between surfing, SCUBA, sea kayaking, snorkeling, and even a hands-on service project, this Australian adventure is sure to be the highlight of your summer.

Ecuador Galapagos

From the lush flora and fauna of the Amazon jungle to the sandy beaches of the Galapagos, embark on an epic South American adventure.

Hawaiian Islands

Earn a SCUBA certification, sail a catamaran along the Kona Coast, sea kayak in lush lagoons, go on a moonlight snorkel with manta rays and surf the magnificent Hanalei Bay.

Hawaii Service

Be immersed in the natural beauty of the Hawaiian Islands while earning 40 hours of community service focused on traditional Hawaiian agriculture and ecology.


Experience the once-in-a-lifetime experience of attempting a summit of Mt. Kilimanjaro, visit Serengeti, and contribute to meaningful service projects with local communities.


From Ha Long Bay and Sapa to Siem Reap and Hanoi, experience traditional markets, ancient ruins, lush jungles, and traditional Vietnamese hillside villages.

Explore other adventures

Not ready for an adventure over seas? Wilderness Adventures offers a broad catalog of summer programs for kids in 4th-12th grade.

Immerse your child in a life-changing experience from 1 week up to 4 weeks. Do Something Wild. Check out our other 2024 programs!

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