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Outward Bound Costa Rica

San Ramon de Tres Rios, C, Costa Rica | www.OutwardBoundCostaRica.org
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About Us

Since 1994, Outward Bound Costa Rica has offered outdoor adventure courses to high school, university students and adults to Costa Rica and Panama. Our mission is to facilitate personal growth and success in character development, leadership, service and academic achievement through outdoor adventure education. We are part of an international network of Outward Bound schools.


Our students get the chance to hike in the rain and cloud forests while living with local host families, learning Costa Rican culture, and work side-by-side with the local community as they provide much needed assistance through local service projects. Service projects range in length per course and focus on people, construction, marine biology and ecological issues.  


Students surf in our world-renowned warm water breaks, whitewater raft and kayak on our class III and IV rivers and experience the beauty of the Panama coral reef as they earn their Scuba Certification in Bocas del Toro. 

The inspiration behind Outward Bound came from the German-born educator Kurt Hahn, who created the first Outward Bound School in 1941 in Aberdovey Wales. Outward Bound is now present in over 30 countries on six continents. 

Since 1994, Outward Bound Costa Rica has offered outdoor adventure courses to high school, university students and adults to Costa Rica and Panama. Our mission is to facilitate personal growth and success in character development…

Issue Areas Include

  • Education
  • Environment & Sustainability
  • International Relations
  • Sports & Recreation
  • Volunteering

Location

  • 600 meters northeast of the last bus stop, San Ramon de Tres Rios, C 00000, Costa Rica
    Calle Pizote

Current listings by Outward Bound Costa Rica

JobsLocationDate Posted
Enrollment and Logistics ManagerSan José, San José, Costa RicaFebruary 8, 2024
InternshipsLocationDate Posted
Field Media Intern (PAID)San Ramón de Tres Rios, Costa RicaFebruary 8, 2024
PR, MEDIA & LOGISTICS INTERNLa Unión, Provincia de Cartago, Costa RicaFebruary 8, 2024
ENROLLMENT & LOGISTICS INTERNLa Unión, Provincia de Cartago, Costa RicaFebruary 8, 2024
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