2017 will mark the 50th anniversary of North Carolina Outward Bound School and we have plenty of events planned to celebrate this achievement with all of you. There will be more information about each of these events coming soon. You can keep up to date with these events by clicking on the events below, or if you have specific questions about these events or how you can get involved, please email us at, email@example.com.
FLORIDA STAFF REUNION WEEKEND
March 18-20 | Everglades City Base Camp, FL
Florida Staff past and present, help us celebrate 50 years of programming by joining us for a reunion weekend! Activities for the weekend include, outdoor excursion, rocking chair sit downs with special guests, a celebratory dinner, service project, and of course, time to reconnect with your fellow Outward Bound friends.
North Carolina Outward Bound School (NCOBS) is hosting a half century bike ride in honor of Collier Lilly. In 2017 we are riding our 50 miles for 50 years of impact from NCOBS. The ride offers a beautiful Blue Ridge Mountain route, the 50 mile half century with 3,600 feet of climbing, that will start and end at the Wedge Brewery's new location in Asheville. In keeping with Outward Bound’s bedrock principles of “challenge and discovery,” the Collier Lilly Ride for NCOBS will take riders over challenging mountain passes and allow them to discover scenic roads for the first time.
In the summer of 1967, four crews struck out on the first-ever course with the North Carolina Outward Bound School. Now 50 years later, NCOBS will celebrate this achievement by welcoming the crew members of the 1967 crew back to the Table Rock Base Camp to receive this year's 50th anniversary crew as they finish their own 22-day course.
50th CELEBRATION WEEKEND
October 20-22 | Asheville, NC
Friday Evening: Social Gathering at NCOBS's Headquarters
Friday Evening: Formal Campaign Gala at the Biltmore*
Saturday Afternoon: School-wide Picnic
Saturday Evening: Mountain Staff Reunion at Table Rock
At-Risk Program Staff, past and present, help us celebrate 50 years of programming by joining us for a reunion weekend! Activities for the weekend include, outdoor excursions, a celebratory dinner, service project, and of course, time to reconnect with your fellow Outward Bound friends. More details are on their way!
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