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Outdoor Adventures Trip Schedule 2018

Here’s what we have scheduled for 2018, but please check back periodically as we are always adding new adventures! Please note that all trips are subject to change.

For registration forms, please call 909/596-7733, ext. 4131 or email adventures@casacolina.org.

January

Friday, January 12

Therapeutic Horseback Riding - Join Casa Colina and NDR Therapeutic Riding for hands-on horse riding experience while developing muscle tone, coordination, and confidence.

Tuesday, January 16

Snow Skiing in Big Bear - Ski and snowboard instruction will be provided by the United States Adaptive Recreation Center. Stand-up and sit-down skiing and snowboarding are available depending on personal skill level.

Friday, January 26

Therapeutic Horseback Riding - Join Casa Colina and NDR Therapeutic Riding for hands-on horse riding experience while developing muscle tone, coordination, and confidence.

Saturday, January 27

Aquarium of the Pacific - Take a journey of discovery through the world's largest ocean in Long Beach! The aquarium features a collection of over 11,000 animals representing over 500 different species in exhibits ranging in size and capacity.

Wednesday, January 31

Sailing - Join Casa Colina and the U.S. Sailing Center for a hands-on sailing experience! Learn the basics of sailing in Los Alamitos Bay, the Long Beach Harbor and other locations. Family and friends are invited to attend.

February

Friday, February 2

Therapeutic Horseback Riding - Join Casa Colina and NDR Therapeutic Riding for hands-on horse riding experience while developing muscle tone, coordination, and confidence.

Tuesday, February 6

Snow Skiing in Big Bear - Ski and snowboard instruction will be provided by the United States Adaptive Recreation Center. Stand-up and sit-down skiing and snowboarding are available depending on personal skill level.

Tuesday, February 13 - Friday, February 16

Utah Ski Trip - Take a trip to Snowbird, Utah for multiday ski trip! Ski and Snowboard instruction will be provided by WASATCH Adaptive Sports. Stand-up, sit-down skiing and snowboarding are available depending on personal skill level. *Must attend at least 3 day trips before you can attend an overnight trip

Friday, February 16

Therapeutic Horseback Riding - Join Casa Colina and NDR Therapeutic Riding for hands-on horse riding experience while developing muscle tone, coordination, and confidence.

Tuesday, February 27

Whale Watching - Spend the day on a boat looking for whales out of Dana Point. Family and friends are invited to attend.

March

Friday, March 9

Therapeutic Horseback Riding - Join Casa Colina and NDR Therapeutic Riding for hands-on horse riding experience while developing muscle tone, coordination, and confidence.

Saturday, March 10

Adaptive Hand-Cycling - Join us for a bike ride along the beach in Bolsa Chica. A variety of hand-cycles and adaptive bicycles will be available for all!

Tuesday, March 13

Adaptive Sailing - Casa Colina Outdoor Adventures is teaming up with Challenged Sailors San Diego. We will sail in Martin 16 sailboats that are specially designed for adaptive sailing. Come join us on this new adventure!

Tuesday, March 20

Catalina Adventure Day - Sail over and spend the day exploring the beautiful city of Avalon.

Friday, March 30

Therapeutic Horseback Riding - Join Casa Colina and NDR Therapeutic Riding for hands-on horse riding experience while developing muscle tone, coordination, and confidence.

April

Friday, April 6

Therapeutic Horseback Riding - Join Casa Colina and NDR Therapeutic Riding for hands-on horse riding experience while developing muscle tone, coordination, and confidence.

Wednesday, April 11

Kayaking - Experience firsthand the joy of kayaking in safe and sturdy sea kayaks. Paddle on the calm waters of Alamitos Bay in Long Beach.

Wednesday, April 18

Adaptive Indoor Rock Climbing - Reach new heights by joining us for indoor rock climbing at the Stronghold Climbing Gym! No climbing experience is required.

Friday, April 20

Therapeutic Horseback Riding - Join Casa Colina and NDR Therapeutic Riding for hands-on horse riding experience while developing muscle tone, coordination, and confidence.

Tuesday, April 24

Aerial Tramway - Spend the day in Palm Springs and experience the beautiful views while riding the Aerial Tramway.

May

Thursday, May 3

Kayaking - Experience firsthand the joy of kayaking in safe and sturdy sea kayaks. Paddle on the calm waters of Alamitos Bay in Long Beach.

Thursday, May 10

Sailing - Join Casa Colina and the U.S. Sailing Center for a hands-on sailing experience! Learn the basics of sailing in Los Alamitos Bay, the Long Beach Harbor and other locations. Family and friends are invited to attend.

Saturday, May 12

Adaptive Scuba Clinic - Casa Colina is teaming up with DiveHeart to teach scuba diving and snorkeling techniques in the comfort of a heated indoor pool at Casa Colina Hospital.

Wednesday, May 23

Deep Sea Fishing - Spend the day fishing out of Dana Point. Family and freinds are invited to attend.

Friday, May 25

Therapeutic Horseback Riding - Join Casa Colina and NDR Therapeutic Riding for hands-on horse riding experience while developing muscle tone, coordination, and confidence.

June

Friday - Sunday, June 8 - 10

Catalina Island Conservancy - Relax on a smooth ride by a boat to Catalina. Enjoy a camping weekend while helping the Catalina Island Conservancy perform environmentally restorative activities. Enjoy the comforts of the volunteer campground and explore the city of Avalon.

Wednesday, June 20

Adaptive Indoor Rockwall Climbing - Reach new heights by joining us for indoor rock climbing at the Stronghold Climbing Gym. No Climbing experience required.

Friday, June 22

Therapeutic Horseback Riding - Join Casa Colina and NDR Therapeutic Riding for hands-on horse riding experience while developing muscle tone, coordination, and confidence.

Friday, June 29

Outrigger Canoe - Experience the teamwork of paddling in an outrigger canoe with the Lokahi Outrigger Canoe Club in Long Beach.

July

Friday, July 6

Therapeutic Horseback Riding - Join Casa Colina and NDR Therapeutic Riding for hands-on horse riding experience while developing muscle tone, coordination, and confidence.

Tuesday, July 10

Surfing - Surf’s up! Team up with the premier surf shop, ZJ Boarding House in Santa Monica, along with their top instructors as we present a thrilling day of surfing.

Thursday, July 19

Kayaking - Experience firsthand the joy of kayaking in safe and sturdy sea kayaks. Paddle on the calm waters of Alamitos Bay in Long Beach.

August

Tuesday - Thursday, August 14-16, 2018

Land Meets Sea Sports Camp - This day camp is a unique event incorporating land, water, recreational and competitive sports. Opportunities to experience these activities firsthand are provided by professionals, coaches, and athletes. Enjoy water-skiing, jet skiing, basketball, rugby, hockey, tennis, hand-cycling, outrigger canoeing, kayaking, paddle boarding, sailing and more. All ages and ability levels are welcome.

Wednesday, August 29

Big Bear Water Sports - Enjoy a summer day of adaptive water-skiing and jet-skiing provided by the United States Adaptive Recreation Center in Big Bear.

September

Friday, September 7

Sailing - Join Casa Colina and the U.S. Sailing Center for a hands-on sailing experience. Learn the basics of sailing in Los Alamitos Bay, the Long Beach Harbor, and other locations. Family and friends are invited to attend.

Wednesday, September 12

Adaptive Indoor Rockwall Climbing - Reach new heights by joining us for indoor rockwall climbing at the Stronghold Climbing Gym. No climbing experience required.

Friday, September 14 and 28

Therapeutic Horseback Riding - Join Casa Colina and NDR Therapeutic Riding Center for a hands-on horseback riding experience while developing muscle tone, coordination, and confidence.

Tuesday, September 18

Tandem Skydiving - The ultimate adrenaline rush! Jump from 12,500 feet securely attached to your instructor while taking in breathtaking views of Southern California during the 5 to 10 minute descent. Adaptive equipment provided as needed.

Thursday, September 20

Kayaking - Experience firsthand the joy of kayaking in safe and sturdy sea kayaks. Paddle on the calm waters of Los Alamitos Bay in Long Beach.

Saturday, September 22

Adaptive Scuba Clinic - Casa Colina is teaming up with DiveHeart to teach scuba diving and snorkeling techniques in the comfort of a heated indoor pool at Casa Colina Hospital.

October

Friday, October 5 and 19

Therapeutic Horseback Riding - Join Casa Colina and NDR Therapeutic Riding Center for a hands-on horseback riding experience while developing muscle tone, coordination, and confidence.

Wednesday, October 10

Kayaking - Experience firsthand the joy of kayaking in safe and sturdy sea kayaks. Paddle on the calm waters of Los Alamitos Bay in Long Beach.

Thursday, October 25

San Diego Sailing - Casa Colina Outdoor Adventures is teaming up with Challenged Sailors San Diego. We will sail in Martin 16 sailboats that are specially designed for adaptive sailing.

November

Friday, November 2 and 30

Therapeutic Horseback Riding - Join Casa Colina and NDR Therapeutic Riding Center for a hands-on horseback riding experience while developing muscle tone, coordination, and confidence.

Thursday, November 8

Sailing - Join Casa Colina and the U.S. Sailing Center for a hands-on sailing experience. Learn the basics of sailing in Los Alamitos Bay, the Long Beach Harbor, and other locations. Family and friends are invited to attend.

Saturday, November 17

Angel Flight - Experience the pleasure of flying in a small plane. Enjoy the views from above as we fly into the Airport in the Sky on Catalina Island!

December

Wednesday, December 5 and 12

Holiday Harbor Cruise - Relax and enjoy the sites of the holiday season on Los Alamitos Bay. We will cruise the bay in electric Duffy boats. Family and friends are welcome.

Friday, December 7 and 14

Therapeutic Horseback Riding - Join Casa Colina and NDR Therapeutic Riding Center for a hands-on horseback riding experience while developing muscle tone, coordination, and confidence.

Saturday, December 8

Adaptive Scuba Clinic - Casa Colina is teaming up with DiveHeart to teach scuba diving and snorkeling techniques in the comfort of a heated indoor pool at Casa Colina Hospital.