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.

 

Aug 21 Fri (7:30-10:30am)
Aug 23 Sun (7:30-10:30am)
Aug 27 Thurs (3:00-6:00pm)
Sept 2 Wed (3:00-6:00pm)
Sept 12 Sat (7:30-10:30am)
Sept 15 Tues (3:00-6:00pm)
Sept 25 Fri (3:00-6:00pm)
Sept 30 Wed (3:00-6:00pm)
Oct 11 Sun (7:30-10:30am)
Oct 22 Thurs (3:00-6:00pm)
Oct 28 Wed (2:00-5:00pm)
Oct 31 Sat (7:30-10:30am)
Nov 10 Tues (2:00-5:00pm)
Nov 16 Mon (2:00-5:00pm)
Dec 4 Fri (2:00-5:00pm)

 

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.

 

Sept 4 & 11 Fri (3:00-6:00pm)
Oct 2 & 9 Fri (3:00-6:00pm)
Oct 30 & Nov 6 Fri (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.

 

Aug 22 Sat (3:00-6:00pm)
Sept 3 Thurs (3:00-6:00pm)
Sept 19 Sat (3:00-6:00pm)
Sept 24 Thurs (3:00-6:00pm)
Oct 1 Thurs (3:00-6:00pm)
Oct 14 Wed (3:00-6:00pm)
Nov 5 Thurs (3:00-6:00pm)
Nov 18 Wed (3:00-6:00pm)
Dec 2 Wed (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.

 

Sept 7 Mon (9:00-12:00pm)
Sept 20 Sun (2:00-5:00pm)
Oct 3 Sat (1:30-4:30pm)
Oct 18 Sun (2:00-5:00pm)

 


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)

 

Aug 15 Sat (8:30-1:00pm) - Maunawili Falls
Sept 7 Mon (1:30-5:30pm) - Makapu’u Tide Pools
Oct 4 Sun (8:30-1:30pm) – Olomana
Nov 1 Sun (8:30-1:30pm) - Lanikai Bunkers
Nov 22 Sun (8:30-1:30pm) - 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.

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

 

Aug 14 Fri (2:00-6:30pm) - Kahana Bay
Aug 22 Sat (9:00-1:30pm) - Kahana Bay
Aug 29 Sat (7:00-12:00pm) - Mokulua Isle
Sept 5 Sat (1:30-5:00pm) - Hawaii Kai
Sept 13 Sun (1:30-5:30pm) - Kahana Bay
Sept 27 Sun (8:30-1:30pm) - Haleiwa River
Oct 10 Sat (1:30-6:30pm) - Malaekahona
Oct 18 Sun (8:30-1:30pm) - Flat Island
Oct 24 Sat (8:30-1:30pm) - Chinaman’s Hat
Nov 7 Sat (8:30-1:30pm) - Mokulua Isle
Nov 14 Sat (11:00-4:00pm) - Hawaii Kai
Nov 27 Fri (9:00-1:00pm) - Kahana Bay
Dec 5 Sat (9:00-1:00pm) - Chinaman’s Hat

 


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.

 

Aug 20 – Sept 20 Sundays (8:30-12:30pm)
Sept 26 – Oct 17 Saturdays (8:30-12:30pm)
Nov 1 – Nov 22 Sundays (1:30-5:30 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.

$48 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.

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

 

Session I
Sept 29, Oct 1, 6, 8 Tu/Th (6:00-9:00pm)
Oct 10 Sat (8:00am-1:00pm)
Oct 11 Sun (10:00am-2:30pm)

 

Session II
Oct 20, 22, 27, 29 Tu/Th (6:00-9:00pm)
Oct 31 Sat (8:00am-1:00pm)
Nov 1 Sun (10:00am-2:30pm)

 

Session III
Nov 10, 12, 17, 19 Tu/Th (6:00-9:00pm)
Nov 21 Sat (8:00am-1:00pm)
Nov 22 Sun (10:00am-2:30pm)

 

Session IV
Dec 1, 3, 8, 10 Tu/Th (6:00-9:00pm)
Dec 12 Sat (8:00am-1:00pm)
Dec 13 Sun (10:00am-2:30pm)

 


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)

 

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)