Meet the Interns – Class of 2016 (Fall)

The questions we asked… 1. Who from history would you take on an Outward Bound expedition and why? 2. What’s the best advice you’ve ever gotten? 3. Who is the headliner at your dream concert? Nicole Ripple Who from history would you take on an Outward Bound expedition and why? I would take the historical… READ MORE >

PRESS RELEASE: 30-Mile Kayak Expeditions Build Student Appreciation for the Chesapeake

Outward Bound Baltimore Inspires Environmental Stewardship Ethic in Young Explorers (Baltimore, MD) – This summer, Outward Bound Baltimore will once again provide young explorers the opportunity to follow in the footsteps of Captain John Smith through the Chesapeake Bay Sea Kayaking program. Students, ages 14-18 will paddle 30-plus miles of the explorer’s 1607-1609 voyages to increase… READ MORE >

PRESS RELEASE: Governor Larry Hogan announces Outward Bound’s Police Youth Challenge to receive $131,000

Baltimore, MD – Governor Larry Hogan announced $250,000 in grant funding for four programs that encourage improved relationships and dialogue between youth and local law enforcement in Baltimore City. Baltimore Chesapeake Bay Outward Bound School’s Police Youth Challenge (PYC) was awarded $131,830 to continue growing the program which has run since 2008. “We feel that… READ MORE >

Meet the Interns – Class of 2016

The questions we asked… 1. Who from history would you take on an Outward Bound expedition and why? 2. If the person above you on this list were a piece of kitchen equipment, what would it be and why? 3. What’s the best advice you’ve ever gotten? Talia Brody I’d like to take Walt Disney… READ MORE >

Johns Hopkins Public Health Magazine features Police Youth Challenge

Featured in Johns Hopkins Public Health Magazine Fall 2015 Issue Building Trust in Treetops Evidence shows police-youth program works in Baltimore. Story by Salma Warshanna-Sparklin • Photography by Chris Myers Precariously balanced on cables 25 feet above the ground in Leakin Park, a Baltimore kid and a police trainee are terrified—together. Starting at the tips of… READ MORE >

PRESS RELEASE: Outward Bound awarded National Fish & Wildlife Foundation grant to expand conservation in Leakin Park

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Baltimore, MD – Baltimore Chesapeake Bay Outward Bound School has been awarded $35,000 in grant funds through the Five-Star and Urban Waters Restoration Program, a partnership of the National Fish and Wildlife Foundation, the National Association of Counties, the Wildlife Habitat Council and the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency. The grant and related… READ MORE >

Reflections from GOAL with Instructor Kelly Reynolds

Greetings from the GOAL (Get Out And Lead) course! We had a diverse and fantastic group of 12 scholarship students from across Maryland this year. I was impressed with the engagement and mindset of each one, and valued the fact that they each brought a very different perspective and story to our course. From private… READ MORE >

Green Street Academy Interns Reflect on their Experience

Recently our team at Baltimore Chesapeake Bay Outward Bound School had the pleasure of working with TaKyia and Andrew from Green Street Academy. These two bright students took every challenge we threw at them in stride, in true Outward Bound fashion. On their last day, we had them reflect on their experience which you can… READ MORE >

Save the BWCAW

Save the BWCAW!, or as some of us like to call it;  the ‘B-dub’. Many of the BCBOBS staff have had the honor of calling Homeplace, Home. Homeplace is the affectionate and well earned name of the Ely, MN base camp of the Voyageur Outward Bound School situated at a jump off into one of the… READ MORE >

PRESS RELEASE: Outward Bound Baltimore to host Digital Harbor students and Baltimore Police Department trainees for one-day Police Insight Day Program, Friday, June 6

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE, JUNE 4, 2014   Baltimore Chesapeake Bay Outward Bound to host Digital Harbor students, Baltimore Police Department trainees for one-day Police Insight Day Program on Friday, June 6   Outward Bound Baltimore will be hosting students from Digital Harbor as well as Trainees from the Baltimore Police Department this Friday, June 6,… READ MORE >