Straub Outdoor Adventures!


SEC’s Outdoor Adventures take you to some of the most beautiful places in our region to learn about nature in a spirit of fun. Each season, SEC’s top-notch educators and experts design unique excursions where participants get a up close and personal with the Great Outdoors and drink-in information about wildlife, wildflowers, geology, natural history and more. Each Adventure is family-friendly and offers comfortable–and often unforgettable–accommodations throughout the Northwest. And there are options for nearly every schedule and family situation–as shown by the 2017 offerings below. Stay tuned for future Outdoor Adventure announcements.

Snow, Bike & Brew–Fat Tire Biking to Elk Lake Resort

This inaugural outdoor adventure took place February 10-12, 2017. 

Wine Tasting and Wildflower Hiking in the Columbia Gorge!

Took Place Friday-Sunday | May 19-21

Join our environmental educators for a weekend adventure that offers spectacular vistas, vibrant wildflowers, a guided tour of tribal petroglyphs, hikes for all fitness levels, regional wines, a private group tour of Cor Cellars winery, natural history and botany presentations, and gourmet dinners at the historic Lyle Hotel