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 14 Sat (8:00-11:00am)
Jan 16 Mon (8:00-11:00am)
Jan 27 Fri (3:00-6:00pm)
Jan 29 Sun (8:00-11:00am)
Feb 10 Fri (3:00-6:00pm)
Feb 17 Fri (3:00-6:00pm)
Feb 28 Tues (3:00-6:00pm)
Mar 11 Sat (8:00-11:00am)
Mar 28 Tues (8:00-11:00am)
Mar 30 Thurs (8:00-11:00am)
Apr 2 Sun (8:00-11:00am)
Apr 14 Fri (3:00-6:00pm)
Apr 25 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 25 & Feb 1 Wed (3:00-6:00pm)
Feb 24 & Mar 3 Fri (3:00-6:00pm)
Mar 29 & Apr 5 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 11 Wed (3:00-6:00pm)
Feb 3 Fri (3:00-6:00pm)
Feb 8 Wed (3:00-6:00pm)
Feb 27 Mon (3:00-6:00pm)
Mar 9 Thurs (3:00-6:00pm)
Mar 31 Fri (9:00-12:00pm)
Apr 16 Sun (9:00-12:00pm)
Apr 27 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. Classes are held at Waimanalo

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

 

Jan 7 Sat (1:00-4:00pm)
Feb 13 Mon (9:00-12:00pm)
Mar 23 Thurs (2:00-5:00pm)
Apr 1 Sat (1:30-4:30pm)
Apr 30 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 7 Sat (9:00am) - Manoa Falls
Jan 14 Sat (12:30pm) - Kaena Point
Jan 29 Sun (1:00pm) - Makapu’u Tide Pools
Feb 4 Sat (1:30pm) - Lanikai Bunkers
Mar 4 Sat (8:30am) - Maunawili Falls
Mar 22 Wed (9:00am) - Olomana
Apr 9 Sun (8:30am) - Aiea Loop Trail
Apr 23 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 8 Sun (8:00-1:00pm) - Mokulua Isle
Jan 15 Sun (8:30-1:30pm) - Malekahana (Goat Isle)
Jan 22 Sun (8:30-1:30pm) - Kahana Bay
Feb 5 Sun (8:30-12:30pm) - Flat Island
Feb 18 Sat (8:30-12:30pm) - Chinaman’s Hat
Feb 25 Sat (8:30-1:30pm) - Mokulua Isle
Mar 24 Fri (8:30-1:30pm) - Mokulua Isle
Mar 26 Sun (8:30-1:30pm) - Kahana Bay
Apr 15 Sat (2:00-6:00pm) - Hawaii Kai
Apri 22 Sat (9:00-1:30pm) - Chinaman’s Hat
May 5 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.

$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.

 

Jan 28 - Feb 18 Saturdays (8:30-12:30pm)
Feb 2 - Feb 23 Thursdays (12:00-4:00pm)
Feb 12 - Mar 5 Sundays (8:30-12:30pm)
Mar 18 - Apr 8 Saturdays (8:30-12:30pm)
Mar 30 - Apr 20 Thursdays (12:00-4:00 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)

 

Apr 9 - Apr 30 Sundays (2:30-6:30 pm)

 


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 PADI Open Water Certification upon completion of the course. Classes are online with classroom session on Monday and Wednesday, pool sessions Tuesday, and Thursday. 4 boat dives during the weekend. Weekday classes are held from 5:30pm-9:00pm. Weekend classes are held from 9:30am-1:30pm. Participants MUST be able to swim and provide their own mask, fins, snorkel and transportation to the weekend dive sites. SCUBA class participants must register at the lower campus SRS Office (Athletics Building Room 200)

$220 UHM Student & WRC Members
$235 Faculty, Staff, & Guest (must be a guest of UH participant)

 

Session I
Dates: Jan 23, 24, 25, 26, 28, 29
Times: M/T/W/TH: 5:30-9:30pm & SA/SU: 9:30am-1:30pm

 

Session II
Dates: Feb 6, 7, 8, 9, 11, 12
Times: M/T/W/TH: 5:30-9:30pm & SA/SU: 9:30am-1:30pm

 

Session III
Dates: Mar 6, 7, 8, 9, 11, 12
Times: M/T/W/TH: 5:30-9:30pm & SA/SU: 9:30am-1:30pm

 

Session IV
Dates: Apr 17, 18, 19, 20, 22, 23
Times: M/T/W/TH: 5:30-9:30pm & SA/SU: 9:30am-1:30pm

 


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)

 

No classes scheduled at this time.