Who Can Apply:

Bay Area girls entering 9th grade


The sky’s the limit on this 14-day expedition through the breathtaking backcountry of the Sierra Nevada Mountains. Use teamwork to explore Helms Creek Canyon, ascend Mt. Shinn, rock climb granite walls, and rappel off towering cliffs with grace. Learn backcountry skills as you trek through this pristine wilderness of alpine lakes and mountain peaks. Experience strength, confidence, powerful connections with new friends and exhilarating fun!

Transitions Course Description


July 24 – August 6, 2017


See a sample expedition plan here


Payment Policies & Financial Aid

To ensure that ALL girls have the opportunity to participate in our programs, we award financial aid to two-thirds of all participants. Full and partial awards available. Financial Aid is awarded on a first-come, first-served basis.  To be considered for our first round of financial aid, please return your application by January 31, 2016.