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
$22 UHM student, faculty and staff
$27 guest (must be a guest of UH participant)
Classes are held at Diamond Head.

 

May 13 Tues (3:00-6:00pm)
May 17 Sat (8:30-11:30am)
May 22 Thurs (3:00-6:00pm)
May 28 Wed (3:00-6:00pm)
June 2 Mon (3:00-6:00pm)
June 18 Wed (3:00-6:00pm)
July 8 Tues (3:00-6:00pm)
July 23 Wed (3:00-6:00pm)
Aug 1 Fri (3:00-6:00pm)

 

Two Day Classes
$42 UHM student, faculty and staff
$52 guest (must be a guest of UH participant)
Classes are held at Diamond Head.

 

June 6 & 13 Fri (3:00-6:00pm)
July 4 & 11 Fri (3:00-6:00pm)
July 29 & 31 Tues/Thurs (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.

$27 UHM student, faculty and staff
$32 guest (must be a guest of UH participant)
Classes are held at Sand Island and Kahana Bay, depending on conditions.

 

June 25 Wed (3:00-6:00pm)
July 1 Tues (3:00-6:00pm)
July 16 Wed (3:00-6:00pm)
Aug 7 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

$22 UHM student, faculty and staff
$27 community/guest

 

May 23 Fri (2:00-5:00pm)
June 4 Wed (2:00-5:00pm)
June 21 Sat (1:30-4:30pm)
July 6 Sun (9:00-12:00pm)
July 18 Fri (2:00-5:00pm)

 

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

$7 UHM student, faculty and staff
$12 community/guest

 

May 16 Fri (2:00-5:00pm) – Manoa Falls
May 24 Sat (8:30-12:30pm) – Maunawili Falls
June 1 Sun (1:30-5:30pm) – Makapu’u Tide Pools
June 14 Sat (1:30-5:30pm) – Aiea Loop
June 29 Sun (9:00-12:00pm) – Manoa Falls
July 12 Sat (9:00-12:00pm) – Olomana
July 20 Sun (9:00-1:00pm) – Maunawili Falls
Aug 2 Sat (9:00-3:00pm) – 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.

$27 UHM student, faculty and staff
$32 community/guest

 

May 18 Sun (9:00-1:00pm) – Kahana Bay
May 30 Fri (2:00-6:00pm) – Flat Island (Kailua)
June 8 Sun (9:00am-1:00pm) – Chinaman’s Hat
June 11 Wed (2:00-5:00pm) – Kahala
June 22 Sun (8:30-1:30pm) – Mokulua Isle
July 5 Sat (10:00-1:00pm) – Hawaii Kai
July 10 Thurs (3:00-6:00pm) – Kahala
July 13 Sun (8:30-12:30pm) – Flat Island
July 19 Sat (10:00-2:00pm) – Kahana Bay
July 30 Wed (3:00-6:00pm) – Kahala
Aug 3 Sun (10:00-2:00pm) – Chinaman’s Hat
Aug 9 Sat (9:00-1:00pm) – 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, faculty and staff
$27 guests

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, faculty and staff
$132 PVS
$152 community/guest
Classes are held at Ke'ehi Lagoon.

 

May 31 – June 21 Saturdays (8:30am-12:30pm)
June 10 – 19 Tuesdays/Thursdays (2:00-6:00pm)
Feb 6 – Feb 27 Thurs (12:00-4:00pm)
June 29 – July 20 Sundays (1:30-5:30pm)
July 15 – 24 Tuesdays/Thursdays (2:00-6:00pm)

 

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, faculty and staff
$132 PVS
$ 152 community/guest

 

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 PADI Open Water Certification upon completion of the course. Participants MUST be able to swim and provide their own mask, fins and snorkel.

$210 UHM student, faculty and staff
$225 guest (must be a guest of UH participant)

 

To be announced

 

 

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, faculty and staff
$27 community/guest

 

June 15 Sun (9:00-1:00pm)
June 28 Sat (9:00-1:00pm)
July 3 Thurs (2:00-6:00pm)
July 14 Mon (2:00-6:00pm)
July 26 Sat (9:00-1:00pm)