Outdoor Learning Center at Horizons

The Outdoor Learning Center at Horizons creates exciting learning experiences and lasting bonds for school groups, youth retreats and scouts. In the heart of the Shenandoah Valley, we offer programming to establish positive group culture, develop better communication skills and experience the outdoors in meaningful ways. We offer horseback riding, canoeing, caving, climbing, and a number of other outdoor adventures. Our on-site teambuilding courses offer low and high ropes challenges, zip lines, and a giant swing. And as important, we have comfortable on-site lodging and dining options to make your stay delightful. Groups 10-250 welcome!
Contact Info
Address: Horizons Way, Harrisonburg, VA 22802. Harrisonburg City. Tel: 540-896-7600. Email: explore@horizonsva.com. Website: www.horizonsoutdoors.com. Hrs: Vary.
Trip Info
Grade Level: All grades. Activity Type: Overnight Trips, Guided Activities, Self-Guided Activities. Recomm. Length of Visit: Varies. Cost: Fee.  
SUPPORTS SCOUT BADGES IN: Physical Education. 

Lesson Plan To Enrich This Class Trip

Rope Course Lesson Plan

Did you know that the British Royal Marines use an advanced ropes course as training for their troops? The course builds confidence and tests troops’ ability to overcome both physical and emotional obstacles. The same ideas are used in recreational ropes courses.... Continue