Outdoor Classes


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Beginning Surfing

Learn the water sport of Hawai'i!! This class is for beginners and transportation and equipment are provided. Participants must be able to swim.

 

One Day Classes
$22 UHM Student & WRC Members
$27 Faculty, Staff, & Guest (must be a guest of UH participant)
Classes are held at Diamond Head.

 

May 19 Thurs (3:00-6:00pm)
May 25 Wed (3:00-6:00pm)
May 30 Mon (3:00-6:00pm)
Jun 15 Wed (3:00-6:00pm)
Jul 5 Tues (3:00-6:00pm)
Jul 8 Fri (3:00-6:00pm)
Jul 18 Mon (3:00-6:00pm)
Jul 20 Wed (3:00-6:00pm)
Jul 29 Fri (3:00-6:00pm)

 

Two Day Classes
$42 UHM Student & WRC Members
$52 Faculty, Staff, & Guest (must be a guest of UH participant)
Classes are held at Diamond Head.

 

Jun 3 & Jun 10 Fri (3:00-6:00pm)
Jul 26 & Jul 28 Tues/Thurs (3:00-6:00pm)

 


Stand-Up Paddling

Learn the basics of Stand-Up Paddling, one of the newest, fastest growing water sports. Participants must be able to swim. Transportation and equipment provided.

$27 UHM Student & WRC Members
$32 Faculty, Staff, & Guest (must be a guest of UH participant)
Classes are held at Sand Island, depending on conditions.

 

May 31 Tues (3:00-6:00pm)
Jun 22 Wed (3:00-6:00pm)
Jun 28 Tues (3:00-6:00pm)
Jul 13 Wed (3:00-6:00pm)
Aug 4 Thurs (3:00-6:00pm)

 


Body Boarding

Body Boarding is enjoyed at most beaches in the State of Hawai'i. Come learn the basics of body boarding and water safety at a beach with shore break. Transportation and equipment are provided. Participants must be able to swim. Body boarding is limited to UH students, faculty, staff and their guests. All excursions take place at Waimanalo

$22 UHM Student & WRC Members
$27 Faculty, Staff, & Guest (must be a guest of UH participant)
Classes are helf at Waimanalo.

 

May 20 Fri (2:00-5:00pm)
Jun 1 Wed (2:00-5:00pm)
Jun 18 Sat (2:00-5:00pm)
Jul 3 Sun (9:00-12:00pm)
Jul 15 Fri (2:00-5:00pm)

 


Hiking

Explore the island of Oahu. Join organized hikes to scenic locations.

Transportation provided.

$7 UHM Student & WRC Members
$12 Faculty, Staff, & Guest (must be a guest of UH participant)

 

May 13 Fri (2:00-5:00pm) - Manoa Falls
May 21 Sat (8:30-1:30pm) - Maunawili Falls
May 29 Sun (9:00-12:00pm) - Makapu’u Tide Pools
Jun 11 Sat (1:30-5:30pm) - Aiea Loop
Jun 26 Sun (9:00-12:00pm) - Manoa Falls
Jul 9 Sat (9:00-12:00pm) - Olomana
Jul 17 Sun (8:30-1:00pm) - Maunawili Falls
Jul 30 Sat (9:00-3:00pm) - Kaena Point

 


Kayaking Excursions

Excursions are lead to different parts of Oahu and are intended for the beginner kayaker. Learn kayak and water safety skills while experiencing different scenic areas around the island. Participating in a kayak excursion or class will allow you to take the kayak safety test and receive UH kayaker certification card enabling you to rent our kayaks. Excursions are limited to UH students, faculty, staff and their guests. Transportation and equipment are provided. Participants must be able to swim.

$27 UHM Student & WRC Members
$32 Faculty, Staff, & Guest (must be a guest of UH participant)

 

May 27 Fri (2:00-6:30pm) - Flat Island
Jun 5 Sun (9:00-1:00pm) - Chinaman’s Hat
Jun 8 Wed (2:00-5:00pm) - Kahala
Jun 25 Sat (8:00-1:30pm) - Mokuluas
Jul 1 Fri (1:30-6:30pm) - Malaekahana
Jul 7 Thurs (3:00-6:00pm) - Kahala
Jul 10 Sun (8:00-12:00pm) - Flat Island
Jul 16 Sat (8:30-1:30pm) - Kahana Bay
Jul 27 Wed (3:00-6:00pm) - Kahala
Jul 31 Sun (11:00-4:00pm) - Chinaman’s Hat
Aug 6 Sat (9:00-1:00pm) - Malaekahana

 


Introduction to Sailing

This one day class introduces participants to the basics of sailing while enjoying and taking part in a cruise around Keehi Lagoon aboard a 20' keel boat. Equipment and transportation provided. Participants must be able to swim.

$22 UHM Student & WRC Members
$27 Faculty, Staff, & Guest (must be a guest of UH participant)

 

No classes scheduled at this time.

 


Beginner Sailing

This is a great opportunity to learn a great lifetime sport. Classes are taught in 20' keelboats and include both classroom and on-the-water sessions. Instruction will include basic sailing theory and concentrate on boat handling techniques at Keehi Lagoon. Transportation and equipment are provided. Participants must be able to swim.

$97 UHM Student & WRC Members
$132 PVS
$152 Faculty, Staff, & Guest (must be a guest of UH participant)
Classes are held at Ke'ehi Lagoon.

 

Jun 11 - Jul 2 Saturdays (8:30-12:30pm)
Jun 7 - Jun 16 Tues/Thurs (2:00-6:00pm)
Jun 26 - Jul 17 Sundays (1:30-5:30pm)
Jul 12 - Jul 21 Tues/Thurs (2:00-6:00 pm)

 


Intermediate Sailing

Continue where you left off with the beginner class and learn more advanced sailing theory and boat handling techniques. This class gives you time to practice and gives you a taste of racing. Classes are taught in 20' keel boats and include both classroom and on the water sessions. Transportation and equipment are provided. Participants must be able to swim.

$97 UHM Student & WRC Members
$132 PVS
$152 Faculty, Staff, & Guest (must be a guest of UH participant)

 

No classes scheduled at this time.

 


Sailing Adventure

Sail off the beautiful Waikiki shoreline. Makani Catamaran's eco-friendly spirit of the ocean provides breathtaking views suitable for students, families and guests!

 

No classes scheduled at this time.

 


SCUBA

Discover the underwater beauty of the Pacific. Receive a NASE Open Water Certification upon completion of the course. Classes are online with 3 pool sessions on Monday, Tuesday, and Thursday and 2 boat sessions during the weekend. Weekday classes are held from 6:00pm-9:00pm. Weekend classes are held from 7:00am-12:00pm. Participants MUST be able to swim and provide their own mask, fins, snorkel and transportation to the weekend dive sites.

$210 UHM Student & WRC Members
$225 Faculty, Staff, & Guest (must be a guest of UH participant)

 

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Session II
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Session III
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Snorkeling

Explore the wonderful marine life that Hawai'i has to offer at Shark's Cove (North Shore, Oahu). Equipment and transportation provided for the first ten people. Participants MUST be able to swim!

$22 UHM Student & WRC Members
$27 Faculty, Staff, & Guest (must be a guest of UH participant)

 

Jun 12 Sun (9:00-1:00pm)

Jun 19 Sun (9:00-1:00pm)

Jun 30 Thurs (2:00-6:00pm)

Jul 11 Mon (2:00-6:00pm)

Jul 23 Sat (9:00-1:00pm)