Outdoor Classes


surfing hi k2

 

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.

 

Jan 18 Sat (8:30-11:30am)

Jan 20 Mon (2:00-5:00pm)

Jan 31 Fri (2:00-5:00pm)

Feb 2 Sun (8:00-11:00am)

Feb 9th (8:30-11:30am)

Feb 14 Fri (3:00-6:00pm)

Feb 21 Fri (3:00-6:00pm)

Mar 4 Tues (3:00-6:00pm)

Mar 15 Sat (8:30-11:30am)

Mar 25 Tues (8:30-11:30am)

Mar 28 Fri (3:00-6:00pm)

Apr 6 Sun (8:30-11:30am)

Apr 18 Fri (3:00-6:00pm)

Apr 29 Tues (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.

 

Jan 29 & Feb 5 Wed (2:00-5:00pm)

Feb 28 & Mar Fri (3:00-6:00pm)

Apr 2 & Apr 9 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.

$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.

 

Jan 15 Wed (3:00-6:00pm)

Feb 7 Fri (3:00-6:00pm)

Feb 19 Wed (3:00-6:00pm)

Mar 3 Mon (3:00-6:00pm)

Mar 20 Thurs (2:00-5:00pm)

Apr 4 Fri (9:00am-12:00pm)

Apr 20 Sun (9:00am-12:00pm)

May 1 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

 

Jan 11 Sat (1:00-4:00pm)

Feb 17 Mon (9:00am-12:00pm)

Mar 27 Thurs (9:00am-12:00pm)

Apr 5 Sat (1:30-4:30pm)

May 4 Sun (10:00am-1:00pm)

 

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

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

 

Jan 11 Sat (9:00am) – Makapu’u

Jan 18 Sat (12:30pm) – Kaena Pt

Feb 2 Sun (1:00pm) – Makapu’u Tide Pools

Feb 6 Thu (8:00am) – Manoa Falls

Feb 8 Sat (1:30) – Lanikai

Feb 20 Thu (8:00am) – Kalihi Ice Ponds

Mar 8 Sat (1:00pm) – Maunawili

Mar 26 Wed (9:00am) – Olomana

Apr 13 Sun (8:30am) – Aiea Loop Trail

Apr 27 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.

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

 

Jan 12 Sun (9:00am-1:00pm) – Chinaman’s Hat

Jan 19 Sun (8:30am-1:30pm) – Mokulua Island

Jan 26 Sun (8:30am-1:30pm) – Kahana Bay

Feb 9 Sun (1:00-6:00pm) – Kahana Bay

Feb 15th Sat (1:30 - 6:30pm) – Malaekahana

Feb 22 Sat (8:30am-1:30pm) – Chinaman’s Hat

Mar 1 Sat (8:30am-1:30pm) – Mokulua Island

Mar 24 Mon (8:30am-1:30pm) – Kahana/Kaawa

Mar 28 Fri (8:30am-1:30pm) – Kaneohe Sandbar

Mar 30 Sun (8:30am-1:30pm) – Kahana Bay

Apr 19 Sat (2:00-6:00pm) – Hawaii Kai

Apr 26 Sat (9:00am-1:30pm) – Goat Island

May 2 Fri (1:00-6:00pm) – 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, 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.

 

Jan 25 – Feb 15 Sats (8:30am-12:30pm)

Feb 16 – Mar 9 Suns (8:30am-12:30pm)

Feb 6 – Feb 27 Thurs (12:00-4:00pm)

Mar 22 – Apr 12 Sats (8:30am-12:30pm)

Apr 3 – Apr 24 Thurs (12:00-4:00pm)

 

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

 

Apr 13 – May 14 Suns (2:30-6:30pm)

 

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 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)

 

Jan 27, 28, 30, Feb 1, 2 M/T/Th (6:00pm), Sat, Sun (12:00pm) -Duke

Kahanamoku pool

Feb 24, 25, 27, Mar 1, 2 M/T/Th (6:00pm), Sat, Sun (12:00pm) -Duke

Kahanamoku pool

Mar 10, 11, 13, 15, 16 M/T/Th (6:00pm), Sat, Sun (12:00pm) -Duke

Kahanamoku pool

Apr 7, 8, 10, 12, 13 M/T/Th (6:00pm), Sat, Sun (12:00pm) -Duke

Kahanamoku pool

Apr 28, 29, May 1, 3, 4 M/T/Th (6:00pm), Sat, Sun (12:00pm) -Duke

Kahanamoku pool

 

 

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

 

No classes being offered at this time