Jackson, Wyo., Oct. 9, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Wilderness Ventures, the longest running and most experienced adventure travel program offering teen summer camps, is announcing their Teen Travel Bucket List for 2014. Offering life-changing teen adventures around the world, Wilderness Ventures offers young people the chance to learn valuable leadership skills while exploring the cultures, outdoor adventures, food, and people in exciting destinations the world over. Here is a sampling of Wilderness Ventures' 'bucket list' trips for 2014:
America's National Parks: From the Western US's national parks like Yellowstone National Park, Grand Teton National Park, and Olympic National Park to the treasures of the Southwest like Moab and Arches National Park, Wilderness Ventures offers teens exclusive access to backcountry hiking, camping, and adventures in America's most beautiful National Parks. Teens have the chance to become outdoor experts while learning wilderness survival skills and exploring the great outdoors.
Spain: A country world-renowned for its beautiful food, language, culture, and dance. Wilderness Ventures offers once in a lifetime language school trips to Spain where students have the chance to take language courses taught by native-speaking teachers. In addition to daily language classes, students get to see the sights and enjoy outdoor adventures like sea kayaking, hiking, whitewater rafting, sightseeing and history tours, getting to know local people, and more.
Ecuador and the Galapagos Islands: This special Wilderness Ventures adventure combines volunteer work with an in-depth exploration of a hallowed destination for wildlife viewing enthusiasts: The Galapagos Islands. In addition to earning 30 hours of community service by volunteering with local communities in the wilds of Ecuador, teens hike, zip line, and interact with wildlife on this adventure. Other highlights include hiking, snorkeling, and surfing in the Galapagos Islands while getting an introduction to the Spanish language.
Hawaii: On Wilderness Ventures Hawaiian teen trips, young people have the chance to explore the history and spellbinding terrain of the famed Hawaiian Islands. Aside from the chance to take scuba lessons and earn PADI Scuba diving certification, students also enjoy other unforgettable adventures like surfing and kayaking on Hanalei Bay, exploring the Na Pali Coast, working alongside native Hawaiians on a volunteer program, sailing and snorkeling on the big island, hiking across the Kilauea Volcano and more.
Australia: Wilderness Ventures offers teens an unequaled opportunity to explore the land 'down under'. From learning about the history of the Aboriginals, to scuba diving the Great Barrier Reef, teens explore the vast wilderness and unique culture of Australia. Aside from historical exploration, teens surf, whitewater raft, sea kayak, and participate in meaningful community service programs.
About Wilderness Ventures:
Pioneering outdoor adventures for young adults and with more than 21,000 student alumni, Wilderness Ventures has paved the way for domestic and international teen adventure travel. Wilderness Ventures four decades of unwavering values of community, wholesome environments, safety, wilderness education, conservation, and exploration have resulted in an unmatched and trusted reputation.
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