What is ERA?

DSCF0713Founded in 2003, Educational Recreational Adventures is a non-profit organization that fosters human development through science and environmental education, outdoor skills instruction, outdoor adventures and opportunities for environmental restoration. These goals are accomplished through classes, camps, school and after-school programs, field trips and tours. ERA conducts forest education and aquatic education programs for people of all ages. ERA teaches outdoor skills like fly fishing, archery, cross-country skiing and backpacking.  ERA serves school groups, families, summer camps, companies, tour groups, etc.  ERA custom-designs and adapts programs to the needs of every client.



A dose of science sneaks into a fun field trip. While students learn to build an igloo at Mount Hood they also get a lesson in water, snow and hydrology. Educational Recreational Adventures takes students from teh Muslim Educational Trust,  whose family roots trace to Africa and the Middle East, to Snow School.