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Outdoor Adventures Trip Schedule 2019

Here’s what we have scheduled for 2019, 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 11

Sailing - Join Casa Colina and the U.S. Sailing Center for an exciting 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.

Tuesday, January 15

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

Friday, January 18 and 25

Therapeutic Horseback Riding - Casa Colina and NDR Therapeutic Riding provide a hands-on horse riding experience that will help you develop muscle tone, coordination, and confidence.

Saturday, January 26

Aquarium of the Pacific - Take a journey of discovery through the world’s largest ocean in Long Beach! The aquarium features a collection of more than 11,000 animals representing more than 500 different species.

February

Friday, February 8 and 15

Therapeutic Horseback Riding - Casa Colina and NDR Therapeutic Riding provide a hands-on horse riding experience that will help you develop muscle tone, coordination, and confidence.

Saturday, February 16

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.

Thursday, February 21

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

March

Tuesday - Friday, March 5 - 8*

Snowbird Utah Ski Trip - A multiday ski trip to Utah! Instruction will be provided by WASATCH Adaptive Sports. Stand-up and sit-down skiing and snowboarding will be available depending on personal skill level.

*Must attend at least 3 day trips before attending an overnight trip.

Friday, March 8 and 22

Therapeutic Horseback Riding - Join Casa Colina and NDR Therapeutic Riding for a hands-on horse riding experience that helps you develop muscle tone, coordination, and confidence.

Saturday, March 9

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

Tuesday, March 12

Snow Skiing in Big Bear - Instruction will be provided by the U.S. Adaptive Recreation Center (USARC). Stand-up and sit-down skiing and snowboarding will be available, depending on personal skill level.

Thursday, March 21

Adaptive Sailing - Join Casa Colina and the U.S. Sailing Center for an exciting sailing experience! Learn the basics of sailing in Los Alamitos Bay, Long Beach Harbor, and other locations. Family and friends welcome.

Tuesday, March 26

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

April

Friday, April 12 and 26

Therapeutic Horseback Riding - Join Casa Colina and NDR Therapeutic Riding for a hands-on horseback riding experience that helps you develop muscle tone, coordination, and confidence.

Wednesday, April 17

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

Saturday, April 20

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.

Tuesday, April 23

Palm Springs Aerial Tramway - Spend the day in Palm Springs and experience the beautiful views while riding the aerial tramway and hiking through Mt. San Jacinto State Park.

May

Friday, May 3 and 10

Therapeutic Horseback Riding - Join Casa Colina and NDR Therapeutic Riding for a hands-on horseback riding experience that helps you develop muscle tone, coordination, and confidence.

Thursday, May 9

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

Wednesday, May 10

Adaptive Saling - Join Casa Colina and the U.S. Sailing Center for an exciting 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, May 29

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

June

Thursday-Sunday, June 6-9

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

Friday, June 14 and 21

Therapeutic Horseback Riding - Join Casa Colina and NDR Therapeutic Riding for a hands-on horseback riding experience that helps you develop muscle tone, coordination, and confidence.

Tuesday, June 18

Deep Sea Fishing - Spend the day deep sea fishing off of Dana Point. Family and friends are invited to attend.

Saturday, June 22

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

Thursday, June 27

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

July

Wednesday, July 3

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

Tuesday, July 9

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

Friday, July 12

Sailing - Join Casa Colina and the U.S. Sailing Center for an exciting 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.

Friday, July 19

Therapeutic Horseback Riding - Casa Colina and NDR Therapeutic Riding team up for a hands-on horseback riding experience that helps you develop muscle tone, coordination, and confidence.

August

Tuesday - Thursday, August 13 - 15

Land Meets Sea Sports Camp - Land Meets Sea is a unique three-day event incorporating land, water, recreational, and competitive sports. Opportunities to experience these activities firsthand are provided by professionals, coaches, and athletes. Participants 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.

Saturday, August 24

Adaptive SCUBA Clinic - Casa Colina is teaming up with DiveHeart to teach SCUBA diving and snorkeling techniques in the comfort of an indoor heated pool at the Casa Colina Outpatient Center.

Tuesday - Thursday, August 27 - 29

Big Bear Camping & Water Skiing - Join us for camping, water skiing, and exploring nature and Big Bear Village. We will also be bringing up a water skiing daytrip group Wednesday, August 28, for those who wish to water ski but not camp.

September

Friday, September 6 and 20

Therapeutic Horseback Riding - Casa Colina and NDR Therapeutic Riding team up for a hands-on horseback riding experience that helps you develop muscle tone, coordination, and confidence.

Wednesday, September 11

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

Thursday, September 19

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

Tuesday, September 24

Tandem Skydiving - The ultimate adrenaline rush! Jump from 12,500 feet securely attached to your instructor and free-fall for a minute at speeds up to 120 MPH! Then enjoy breathtaking views over Southern California during the 5-10 minute canopy descent on a parachute built for two. Adaptive equipment provided as needed. (Subject to change depending on weather.)

Thursday, September 26

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

October

Wednesday, October 2

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

Friday, October 4 and 18

Therapeutic Horseback Riding - Casa Colina and NDR Therapeutic Riding team up for a hands-on horseback riding experience that helps you develop muscle tone, coordination, and confidence.

Tuesday, October 8

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

Wednesday, October 23

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

Saturday, October 26

Adaptive SCUBA Clinic - Casa Colina is teaming up with DiveHeart to teach SCUBA diving and snorkeling techniques in the comfort of an indoor heated pool at the Casa Colina Outpatient Center.

Tuesday, October 29

Palm Spring Aerial Tramway - Spend the day in Palm Springs and experience beautiful views while riding the aerial tramway and hiking through Mt. San Jacinto State Park.

November

Friday, November 1 and 22

Therapeutic Horseback Riding - Join Casa Colina and NDR Therapeutic Riding for a hands-on horseback riding experience that helps you develop muscle tone, coordination, and confidence.

Wednesday, November 13

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

Saturday, November 16

Angel Flight to Catalina Island - Experience the pleasure of flying in a small plane and enjoy the views from above as we fly into the “Airport in the Sky” on Catalina Island!

Wednesday, November 20

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.

December

Friday, December 4 and 11

Therapeutic Horseback Riding - 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 6 and 13

Therapeutic Horseback Riding - Join Casa Colina and NDR Therapeutic Riding for a hands-on horseback riding experience that helps you develop muscle tone, coordination, and confidence.

Wednesday, December 18

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


The Casa Colina Outdoor Adventures program wishes you and your family Happy Holidays! We will return in 2020 with a new schedule of amazing outdoor adventures!