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Connecting the Divide: Michael Hervey’s 3,100 mile journey on the Continental Divide Trail

How far would you go to raise money for a cause you care about? Would you hike over 3,000 miles? Michael Hervey is! Michael is a 25 year-old long distance hiker and ultrarunner that will be taking on the Continental Divide Trail (CDT) in the Spring of 2017, raising money for Outdoor Outreach. Extending 3,100 miles from […]
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Why do we rock climb?

Why do we rock climb? For many outdoor enthusiasts, ascending rocks is about overcoming fears; it’s about being humble and persistent, about finding joy and freedom in the quietness and beauty of raw nature. As we climb our way up a mountain, feeling the abyss below, we make a conscious effort to maintain an unwavering […]
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The Bendable Road : Update on Cycling Across the Country

Joe and Jordan are celebrating their one month on the road! The two college seniors took on the challenge of cycling across the country during the summer. They started an ambitious fundraising campaign called The Bendable Road in March, sharing their goal to raise awareness about access to public lands for urban youth, while supporting […]
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Puzzle Hunt Race at Sea World

It’s that time of year again!  Puzzle Pursuit is BACK in 2016!  This year it will be held in a unique setting – SEA WORLD – on September 24th from 9:30am to 3pm. Proceeds from the event will be donated to Outdoor Outreach to benefit our after-school enrichment programs. Part Amazing Race and part Sherlock Holmes, Puzzle […]
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The Entrapment – Will You Escape?

From the creator of Puzzle Pursuit, The Entrapment is a new and unforgettable experience coming soon to San Diego! Imagine you are locked in an abandoned manor house during a storm. You have 60 minutes to follow the clues to solve a mystery and escape! From the instant your experience begins, you will be transported […]
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Attend San Diego Winter Brew Fest!

The San Diego Winter Brew Fest is back, and Outdoor Outreach is excited to once again have been selected as the beneficiary of this can’t-miss event! Join us Friday, February 19th and Saturday, February 20th at the Hall of Champions in Balboa Park for an evening celebrating California’s craft beer, and featuring live music, food […]
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First Annual Lead the Way Event Raises $73,000!

Outdoor Outreach’s Board of Directors, staff, and Leadership Program participants came together with more than 160 community supporters and outdoor enthusiasts to support Outdoor Outreach’s inaugural Lead the Way event on October 29th. Together, our community honored San Diego leaders championing greater outdoor access for youth and underserved communities, including Supervisor Greg Cox, The San […]
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