The mission of the Glendale Outdoor Leadership School (GOLS) is to foster a learning environment dedicated to creating opportunities to enhance personal growth, healthy living, and environmental stewardship within individuals, communities, and society as a whole. The GOLS staff are committed to providing excellent programming through outdoor education, recreation, and leadership training.
GOLS provides education and skills training to help people stay safe while enjoying the great outdoors. Located in Glendale, SC near the Pacolet River, GOLS provides hands-on, experiential training for “kids” of all ages in individual sports, including mountain biking, indoor rock climbing and kayaking. Courses also include wilderness medicine for first responders, wilderness first aid, outdoor leadership and team building. Class sessions range from short seminars to multi-day retreats. Adventure camps and expeditions availabe for children.
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