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
$30 UHM Student & WRC Members
$35 Faculty, Staff, & Guest (must be a guest of UH participant)
**The maximum amount of spots per surfing class is 6.** Classes are held at Diamond Head.

 

Jan 13 Sat (7:30am-10:30am)
Jan 30 Tue (3:00pm-6:00pm)
Feb 9 Fri (3:00pm-6:00pm)
Feb 16 Fri (3:00pm-6:00pm)
Feb 18 Sun (7:30am-10:30am)
Mar 10 Sat (8:00am-11:00am)
Mar 20 Tue (3:00-6:00pm)
Mar 28 Wed (7:30am-10:30am)
Apr 7 Sat (7:30am-10:30pm)
Apr 13 Fri (3:00pm-6:00pm)
Apr 22 Sun (7:30am-10:30am)
May 3 Thu (3:00pm-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.

$30 UHM Student & WRC Members
$37 Faculty, Staff, & Guest (must be a guest of UH participant)
Classes are held at Sand Island.

 

Feb 1 Thu(3:00pm-6:00pm)
Feb 20 Tue (3:00pm-6:00pm)
Mar 13 Tue (3:00pm-6:00pm)
Apr 19 Thu (3:00pm-6:00pm)
May 1 Tue (3:00pm-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 held at Waimanalo.

 

Jan 28 Sun (9:00am-12:00pm)
Feb 18 Sun (1:30pm-4:30pm)
Mar 29 Thu (9:00am-12:00pm)
Mar 31 Sat (1:30pm-4:30pm)
Apr 29 Sun (10:00am-1:00pm)

 


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)

 

Jan 13 Sat (12:30pm-5:30pm) - Kaena Point
Feb 3 Sat (8:30am-12:30pm) - Makapu'u Tide Pools
Mar 3 Sat (9:00am-1:00pm) - Lanikai Bunkers
Mar 10 Sun (12:30am-5:30pm) - Aiea Loop Trail
Mar 27 Tue (8:30am-1:00pm) - Olomana
Apr 29 Sun (8:30am-12:30pm) - Maunawili Falls
May 5 Sat (8:30am-11:30am) - Manoa Falls

 


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)

 

Jan 21 Sun (9:00am-1:00pm) - Kahana Bay
Jan 27 Sat (8:30am-1:30pm) - Malekahana
Feb 4 Sun (7:30am-11:30am) - Flat Island
Feb 11 Sun (8:30am-12:30pm) - Chinaman's Hat
Feb 24 Sat (8:30am-12:30pm) - Mokulua Island
Mar 4 Sun (8:30am-1:30pm) - Kahana Bay
Mar 17 Sun (7:30am-11:30am) - Flat Island
Mar 24 Sat (10:00am-2:30pm) - Hawaii Kai to Kahala
Mar 26 Mon (9:00am-1:30pm) - Malekahana
Apr 14 Sat (7:00am-12:30pm) - Mokulua Islands
Apr 21 Sat (9:00am-1:30pm) - Chinaman's Hat
May 4 Fri (1:00pm-6:00pm) - Kahana Bay

 


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.

 

Feb 25 - Mar 18 Sun (2:00pm-6:00pm)
Apr 8 - May 6 Sun(2:00pm-6:00pm)

 


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.

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

 

Apr 7 - May 5 Sun(2:30pm-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 5:00pm-9:30pm. Weekend classes are held from 1:30pm-6:30pm. 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)

 

Session 1

Jan 23, 25 Tue, Thu (5:00pm-9:30pm)
Jan 27, 28 Sat, Sun (1:30pm-6:30pm)


Session 2

Feb 13, 15 Tue, Thu (5:00pm-9:30pm)
Feb 17, 18 Sat, Sun (1:30pm-6:30pm)


Session 3

Mar 6, 8 Tue, Thu (5:00pm-9:30pm)
Mar 10, 11 Sat, Sun(1:30pm-6:30pm)


Session 4

Apr 24, 26 Tue, Thu (5:00pm-9:30pm)
Apr 28, 29 Sat, Sun(1:30pm-6:30pm)


 


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!

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

 

Apr 28 Sat (8:30am-12:30pm)

May 6 Sun (8:30pm-12:30pm)