The Outdoor School

at Rancho Alegre

Kaki River

River

Naturalist

Meet River! She started her Outdoor Education career leading expeditions for Outward Bound. She has gone on to lead backpacking as well as water-based expeditions in Joshua Tree, the Appalachian Mountains and islands up and down the East Coast. She loves STEAM, and hosted competitions for NASA and  the U.S. Department of State.. Before jumping into Outdoor Education, she had a career with the U.S. Olympic Committee, working with the world’s greatest athletes. While home on Amelia Island, River is a surf and paddleboard instructor. River is also an award-winning writer, including writing a column for MTV, as well as managing an 130,000 circulation magazine in her hometown. Her favorite part of the Outdoor School is the ‘9 MIle Hike’ with a gorgeous view of the lake, and being the Mountain Bike Coordinator this season!