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Outward Bound Costa Rica

Outward Bound Costa Rica

  • Educational Partners


Service Projects, Hiking, Scuba Diving, Surfing, and More in Costa Rica & Panama

The partnership perks between National Society of High School Scholars and Outward Bound Costa Rica (OBCR) keep coming!

Can't come on course with us? Refer a friend to an OBCR course and you will receive a free $20 Visa Gift Card. Share this page and make sure they include your name as their referrer on their Enrollment Form. Once we welcome your friend to our rain forest base for course, we will email you your gift card!

$500 OFF Fall Gap Year/Semester course tuition until July 1st, 2018. Enroll now, submit a quick inquiry, download our 2018 Course Catalog, or take a look below at our open courses.

Send a Quick Inquiry


Download 2018 Course Catalog


“Every year, the people who went on this trip talk about it when they get back, but the trip exceeded my expectations that I had set in my mind. Words cannot describe it, you just have to experience it.”

—Miles A., Age 14, OBCR Alumni


Courses for 2018/2019 Summer, Fall & Spring

$400 Discount OFF for NSHSS Members


2018 Summer Courses Ages 14-18
2 to 8 Weeks
Adventure to Costa Rica
and/or Panama
Earn Volunteer Hours
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Send an Inquiry


$500 OFF Fall Semester Courses until July 1st, 2018

Gap Year or Semester Abroad
65 to 85 Days
Fall 2018 and/or Spring 2019
Costa Rica, Panama, & Nicaragua
Outdoor Certifications
Service Projects











Quick! Reserve Your Spot on Course.

The first step to officially enroll in your course is to fill out a Summer or Gap Year/Semester Online Enrollment Form. It only takes about 15 minutes to complete and does not require payment at this time.


Any Questions?

For questions or inquiries email us at or give us a call (1.800.676.2018) Monday-Friday from 9am to 5pm CST. We're happy to help!


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