The chaparral community of the Santa Monica mountains is a wonderful backyard for the greater Los Angeles basin. Students may spend a few days following Malibu creek from it's headwaters in Malibu Creek State Park to the estuary at Malibu Lagoon. There are also opportunities for a 100' rapell and a day on a challange course.
Shalom institute offers expansive facilities that include an Olympic-size swimming pool, two outdoor amphitheaters, conference center, retreat house, archery and sports fields, ropes course, climbing wall, two waterfalls, nature center, miles of hiking trails, and much more.
Naturalists at Large is a leading outdoor and environmental education group in California. Since 1985, we have provided outdoor education programs for tens of thousands of students from over two hundred schools, offering custom client designed trips, flexible dates and locations, commitment to safety and comfort in the outdoors, the wonder of nature and the importance of outdoor and experiential education.