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Outdoor Adventures

Outdoor Adventures is now part of Tacoma Nature Center.

Please note that all trip withdrawals must be made prior to 48 hours before the trip to be eligible for a refund.                                                    

Upcoming Programs - Family Paddles

Blake Island Family Paddle
Ages 7 and up
$30/participant, $27/TNC Member Participant
Kayak with your family out to Blake Island. This beautiful Marine State Park is only accessible by boat. Equipment and instruction provided. Pre-registration is required.
Participants meet at the Southworth Ferry Terminal, map and directions of all boat launches is available here.
76974           October 4, 10:00am – 1:00pm
Call to sign up: (253) 591-6439

Upcoming Programs - Adult Kayak Trips

Paddle and Pints
Ages 21 and up
$65/participant, $58.50/TNC Member Participant 
Kayak past the world famous Chambers Bay Golf Course to Narrows Brewing and end the afternoon sipping on a locally crafted microbrew. Pre-registration required.
Participants meet at Narrows Marina. A map and directions is available here. Transportation will be provided to the kayak launch site.
76972        September 19   2:00pm – 5:00pm

Nisqually Delta Naturalist Led Paddle
Ages 18 and up
$75/participant, $67.50/TNC Member Participant 
Join us for an evening paddle in one of the largest saltwater estuaries in the South Sound. Learn about all kinds of birds, sea life and places from an expert naturalist as you paddle. Pre-registration required.
Participants meet at Luhr Beach. A map and directions is available here.
76973        October 10   2:00pm – 5:00pm

Upcoming Programs - Homeschool Trips

Rock Climbing
Ages 7 and up
$20/participant, $18/TNC member
Ever wanted to go rock climbing on real rock? Come climb with your son or daughter on this adventurous outing to Snoqualmie Pass. No experience necessary. Adults welcome at full registration fee – no younger siblings please. Pre-registration required.
76976        September 10   1:30pm – 3:30pm 


Contact Us
(253) 320-1111