The Outdoor School

at Rancho Alegre

Reopening Spring 2024
Enroll Your Schools Today!

The Outdoor School at Rancho Alegre offers 4 day, 3 night programs guiding students to extend their curriculum from textbooks to the enriching outdoor classroom experience.

The Outdoor School at Rancho Alegre

Reopening Spring 2024 Enroll Your Schools Today!

The Outdoor School at Rancho Alegre offers 4 day, 3 night programs guiding students to extend their curriculum from textbooks to the enriching outdoor classroom experience.

The Outdoor School at Rancho Alegre

Rebuilding Rancho Alegre

The Outdoor School, a program of Los Padres Council BSA, is a unique overnight environmental education program serving the Central Coast for 50 years. The restoration of The Outdoor School is one of the driving factors behind the push to rebuild Rancho Alegre. In this unique learning environment, 5th and 6th grade students explore beyond the classroom walls and are immersed in hands-on outdoor environmental and STEM educational activities, hiking and exploring nature, opening doors to self-discovery, science, learning new skills and forging friendships that last a lifetime….

Need more information?

To request your personal tour of The Outdoor School, please call Amanda at (805) 335-2899 or Send an Email

 Give directly to the Phoenix Campaign to rebuild The Outdoor School at https://www.lpcbsa.org/rancho-alegre-reconstruction/. We welcome you to join our Phoenix Committee to rebuild The Outdoor School.