Travel Information for High Sierra and Yosemite Youth Courses
**Reminder – Please do not book travel unless you have been cleared do so. This includes medical approval as well as a course confirmation when your course has reached its minimum participants. If you aren’t sure if you have these two items, please contact your course advisor.
Greyhound/Amtrak: An Outward Bound staff member can pick you up from the station. Please schedule this with your course advisor. Trains/buses arriving by 12:45 are fine.
Fresno Yosemite International Airport (FAT)
FlightDeparture: Book your return flight after 11:00AM on the last day of the course, you’ll be back by 10AM or earlier if there are no travel delays.
Driving: For those being picked up, you’ll be back at the airport by 10:00 AM on the last day of the course. The best place to meet is the baggage claim area.
Greyhound/Amtrak: An Outward Bound staff member can take you to the station. Please schedule this with your course advisor. Trains/buses after 11 are fine.
An Outward Bound representative will travel to the airport with students and help them find their airline. Families are responsible for making arrangements with the airline and any additional fees. If your child flies as an Unaccompanied Minor (UM), be aware that some airlines place restrictions on what flights are eligible. If your child is a designated UM and must fly out the day after course end, you are responsible for your hotel reservations. Outward Bound will make every effort to provide a chaperone and ensure your child makes it back to the airport in time for the flight. Please notify your course advisor when flying as a UM.