Adventure with a Purpose!

Domestic and International Adventures for Everyone

About Summit Adventure

At Summit Adventure, we use experiential education, adventure programming, service, and cross-cultural immersion as tools to move individuals and groups out of their comfort zones into more reliance on God and each other.

Since 1973, Summit Adventure has been leading the way as the premier outdoor ministry program. 

Participants throughout the years have told us that their experiences have been truly transformational, whether domestically in Yosemite, Joshua Tree, and Death Valley or internationally in Ecuador, Patagonia, and Israel. 

We serve individuals of all ages and backgrounds through a number of courses, programs and opportunities. 

College Study Abroad Program

A Christ-centered semester abroad spent learning, serving and exploring through classes, service work, home stays, & urban exploration. Students also acquire outdoor skills in mountaineering, backpacking and rock climbing while embarking on adventures in Yosemite, Ecuador and Patagonia…

Private Full & Half Day Adventures

Full day, half day and extended backpacking, rock climbing and rappelling adventures. Book a tour of Yosemite Valley or an expedition into the wilderness with friends, family or coworkers!

Let our experienced guides facilitate an experience for you that you’ll never forget….

Plan Your Own Adventure

Though thousands of students and groups have experienced our standard program components—rock climbing, rappelling, backpacking—with great success on a classic course, for many reasons, some individuals and groups need something different. These groups have unique needs—group size, location, experience level, goals—yet still want what Summit Adventure offers so well: challenge, adventure, and reflection…