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
$10 UHM Student & WRC Members
$27 Faculty, Staff, & Guest (must be a guest of UH participant)
Classes are held at Diamond Head.

 

Jan 16 Sat (8:00-11:00am)
Jan 18 Mon (8:00-11:00am)
Jan 29 Fri (3:00-6:00pm)
Jan 31 Sun (8:00-11:00am)
Feb 12 Fri (3:00-6:00pm)
Feb 19 Fri (3:00-6:00pm)
Mar 1 Tues (3:00-6:00pm)
Mar 12 Sat (8:00-11:00am)
Mar 22 Tues (8:00-11:00am)
Mar 24 Thurs (8:00-11:00am)
Apr 3 Sun (8:00-11:00am)
Apr 15 Fri (3:00-6:00pm)
Apr 26 Tues (3:00-6:00pm)

 

Two Day Classes
$20 UHM Student & WRC Members
$52 Faculty, Staff, & Guest (must be a guest of UH participant)
Classes are held at Diamond Head.

 

Jan 27 & Feb 3 Wed (3:00-6:00pm)
Feb 26 & Mar 4 Fri (3:00-6:00pm)
Mar 30 & Apr 6 Wed (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.

$10 UHM Student & WRC Members
$32 Faculty, Staff, & Guest (must be a guest of UH participant)
Classes are held at Sand Island, depending on conditions.

 

Jan 13 Wed (3:00-6:00pm)
Feb 5 Fri (3:00-6:00pm)
Feb 10 Wed (3:00-6:00pm)
Feb 29 Mon (3:00-6:00pm)
Mar 10 Thurs (3:00-6:00pm)
Apr 1 Fri (9:00-12:00pm)
Apr 17 Sun (9:00-12:00pm)
Apr 28 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

$10 UHM Student & WRC Members
$27 Faculty, Staff, & Guest (must be a guest of UH participant)
Classes are helf at Waimanalo.

 

Jan 9 Sat (1:00-4:00pm)
Feb 15 Mon (9:00-12:00pm)
Mar 24 Thurs(2:00-6:00pm)
Apr 2 Sat (1:30-4:30pm)
May 1 Sun (10:00-1:00pm)

 


Hiking

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

Transportation provided.

$5 UHM Student & WRC Members
$12 Faculty, Staff, & Guest (must be a guest of UH participant)

 

Jan 9 Sat (9:00am) - Manoa Falls
Jan 16 Sat (12:30pm) - Kaena Point Jan 31 Sun (1:00pm) - Makapu’u Tide Pools
Feb 6 Sat (1:30pm) - Lanikai Bunkers
Mar 5 Sat (8:30am) - Maunawili
Mar 23 Wed (9:00am) - Olomana
Apr 10 Sun (8:30am) - Aiea Loop Trail
Apr 24 Sun (8:30am) - Maunawili

 


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.

$10 UHM Student & WRC Members
$32 Faculty, Staff, & Guest (must be a guest of UH participant)

 

Jan 10 Sun (9:00-1:00pm) - Chinaman’s Hat
Jan 17 Sun (8:30-1:30pm) - Malekahana (Goat Isle)
Jan 24 Sun (8:30-1:30pm) - Kahana Bay
Feb 7 Sun (8:30-1:30pm) - Flat Island
Feb 20 Sat (8:30-12:30pm) - Chinaman’s Hat
Feb 27 Sat (8:30-1:30pm) - Mokulua Island
Mar 21 Mon (8:30-1:30pm) - Kahana
Mar 25 Fri (8:30-1:30pm) - Mokulua Isle
Mar 27 Sun (8:30-1:30pm) - Kahana Bay
Apr 16 Sat (2:00-6:00pm) - Hawaii Kai
Apr 23 Sat (9:00-1:30pm) - Chinaman’s Hat
May 6 Fri (1:00-6:00pm) - Makaha to Kahe Point

 


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.

$48 UHM Student & WRC Members
$132 PVS
$152 Faculty, Staff, & Guest (must be a guest of UH participant)
Classes are held at Ke'ehi Lagoon.

 

Jan 23 - Feb 13 Saturdays (8:30-12:30pm)
Feb 14 - Mar 6 Sundays (8:30-12:30pm)
Feb 4 - Feb 24 Thursdays (12:00-4:00pm)
Mar 19 - Apr 9 Saturdays (8:30-12:30 pm)
Mar 31 - Apr 21 Thursdays (12:00-4:00pm)

 


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.

$48 UHM Student & WRC Members
$132 PVS
$152 Faculty, Staff, & Guest (must be a guest of UH participant)

 

Apr 10 - May 1 Sundays (2:30-6:30pm)

 


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.

$230 UHM Student & WRC Members
$250 Faculty, Staff, & Guest (must be a guest of UH participant)

 

Session I
Jan 25, 26, 27, 28, 31
Times: TBA

 

Session II
Feb 8, 9, 10, 12, 14
Times: TBA

 

Session III
Mar 7, 8, 9, 10, 12, 14
Times: TBA

 

Session IV
Apr. 18, 19, 20, 21, 22
Times: TBA

 


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!

$10 UHM Student & WRC Members
$27 Faculty, Staff, & Guest (must be a guest of UH participant)

 

Aug 22 Sat (8:00-12:00pm)

Aug 23 Sun (1:30-5:30pm)

Sept 5 Sat (8:30-12:30pm)

Sept 12 Sat (1:30-5:30pm)

Sept 26 Sat (2:00-6:00pm)