The Mission of the Valley Catholic High School Outdoor Club is to promote stewardship of lands, provide a network of peer support through shared experience, and instill the survival skills vital to the navigation and enjoyment of outdoor places.
Key Outdoor Club Principles:
1. Stewardship: service projects, Leave No Trace & wilderness ethics,
2. Support: non-competitive, encouragement of life-long physical fitness,
shared knowledge & shared experience, outdoor leadership
3. Survival: preparation & planning, orienteering, backcountry cooking,
safety & wilderness first aid
Outdoor Ed & Interpretation Blog
"Now I see the making of the best persons, it is to grow in the open air and eat and sleep with the earth."