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Joshua Tree Rock Climbing

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Raise your leadership horizons with your team

Rock climbing, hiking, and camping in an iconic National Park

Immerse yourself in a transformative adventure with your team through Joshua Tree National Park, blending rock climbing and hiking with tailored leadership discussions led by experienced outdoor facilitators. Learn technical skills while practicing trust and communication on the iconic rock formations. Traverse scenic trails while engaging in thoughtful dialogues on team dynamics, decision making, and risk management. With a wealth of leadership expertise, the guides will contextualize lessons from the wilderness to the professional arena, empowering participants to apply the insights to their careers. Together, conquer challenges, foster camaraderie, and emerge as inspired leaders poised to navigate the complexities of corporate landscapes.

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What's Included

  • Guided rock climbing and hiking
  • One on one mentorship sessions
  • Personal and team leadership assessments
  • Guides with technical expertise and business leadership experience
  • A guided journal to work through leadership theories and capture personal insights.
  • Leadership discussions and lessons based on competencies participants choose
  • Follow-up accountability and implementation support after the adventure
  • Adventure Size 6 -10 Clients + 2 Guides
  • Leadership Topics Trust, Communication, Risk Management
  • Outdoor Activities Rock climbing, hiking, camping
  • Travel Fly in to LAX (3-hour drive) or San Diego (3-hour drive)
    Meet at town of Joshua Tree by noon on day one
    Return to town by 2pm on the final day
  • Experience Level None required. We will provide a fitness plan, all gear, and technical training with rock climbing
  • One tent per person
  • All outdoor camping and cooking gear
  • All meals, snacks, and hydration provided
  • All rock-climbing equipment and safety gear
  • A detailed personal clothing and gear list with examples and how-to videos
  • A customizable fitness plan

At A Glance


from single day
to 4 days/3 nights

Team Size

6-10 Clients
2 Guides


Southern California



Example Daily Agenda

  • Wake Up Yoga, coffee, and tea available
  • Breakfast Prepared by your guides
  • Training Team communication and planning
  • Engaged Learning Introduction to rock climbing with team discussion on location
  • Lunch Relax and reflect
  • Engaged Learning 2 Rock climbing and leadership training
  • Return To Camp Relax, reflect, and return camp for the evening
  • Dinner Meal prepared by your guides
  • Campfire Discussions Discuss our day, reflect on learning objectives, and enjoy the evening
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