Outdoor Recreation Education (ORE) is a non-profit founded to promote nature and adventure education in California.  

California Mountain Adventures--guided wilderness trips in the High Sierra and beyond.  Adventures for a cause!  Net proceeds support educational programming by ORE.

Outdoor recreation education (ore)

Partnering with schools to plan nature and adventure education programs.  Over 15 years experience leading hands-on science, wilderness and adventure programs for students at all levels from elementary school through college.  Seeking partner organizations now!  Schools in the eastern Sierra and High Desert region are encouraged to contact us about programming.  

Out on a rainy night to see this Santa Cruz Long-toed Salamander

Out on a rainy night to see this Santa Cruz Long-toed Salamander

California Mountain Adventures (CMA)

Leading wilderness trips and rock climbing adventures for all ages and ability levels.  Click to view our upcoming trips in the John Muir Wilderness, or contact us to plan a backpacking or hiking adventure in Yosemite National Park or a custom rock climbing adventure in the High Sierra.  Also inquire about guided rock climbing and instruction October-April in our winter home, Joshua Tree, California!

Palisades Lakes, eastern Sierra Nevada.  Early season (mid-May).

Palisades Lakes, eastern Sierra Nevada.  Early season (mid-May).