Grants Database

Ascend Wilderness Experience
Amount Awarded:
Project Title:
Ascend Wilderness Experience 5-Day Backpack Trip: Leadership and Mentor Trip
California Wildlands Grassroots Fund, 2018
Environmental Education
North Coast
Trinity County
Shasta County
Project Description:

Ascend Wilderness Experience (Ascend) offers wilderness adventures into the Trinity Alps Wilderness Area, providing all food, gear, transportation and training at no cost to participants, who range in age from 9-18.
Our program promotes a more holistic sense of being in the wilderness and facilitates integrated experiences of self as well as awareness of our personal capacities for impact and place on this planet. Through environmental education, Ascend is dedicated to empowering and inspiring youth to play meaningful roles in future preservation for our wilderness areas.