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Opening Windows to God

For over 60 years, Adventure Unlimited has provided enriching activities for thousands of Christian Science young people and their families

The practical and effective application of Christian Science is as much a part of our mission today as it was under Cap and Marianne Andrew’s leadership over 60 years ago. Whether it’s at the A/U Ranches, DiscoveryBound Outreach events, the National Leadership Council or Compass programs for high school teens, we seek to provide inspiring recreational, leadership, service, educational and social activities for Christian Scientists and their friends, to nurture healing and a sense of community, in an atmosphere conducive to practical reliance on Christian Science.

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A/U Ranches

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Applications are being accepted for 2016 Youth, Adult and Family programs. Make plans to join us, and check out our photo galleries to see all the fun!

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DiscoveryBound

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    Program Updates

    DiscoveryBound is a year round program offering activities and events for Christian Scientists, their families and friends of all faiths. It’s an inclusive, dynamic, healing environment, encouraging growth in Christian Science and inspiring service to the world.
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    DB - Outreach

    DB Outreach is a program that “reaches out” beyond camp and church. It provides local chapter activities, regional and national events for Christian Scientists and their friends of all faiths.
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    DB - National Leadership Council

    The National Leadership Council (NLC) is a four year servant leadership program for Christian Science high school students, dedicated to fostering spiritual growth, leadership qualities and a service approach to life.
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Our Experiences

Adventure Unlimited’s programs touch the lives of youth, adults and families

We offer a range of experiences including leadership opportunities for youth and year-round events for teens. Adventure Unlimited can help you expand and grow your practice of Christian Science. Discover all we have to offer, and take part in an experience you won’t forget!

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Youth Camp

Summer at the A/U Ranches

Our experiences change lives and there’s still time to attend camp this summer. At the A/U Ranches you’ll find a Christian Science atmosphere of learning and support and staff dedicated to helping you see the role God plays in your life. It’s fun, friends and a spiritual foundation. Learn More

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Bridges to the Future

Building Community | Serving Mankind

To better serve the next generation of Christian Scientists, Adventure Unlimited has embarked on an exciting and farreaching Campaign that will allow us to enhance programs, strengthen infrastructure and build bridges to a secure future while continuing to support tomorrow’s leaders. Learn More

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In Their Own Words

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    In Their Own Words

    The trip was an amazing two weeks with my NLC class, growing closer to my friends, exploring new environments, learning more about leadership and putting this knowledge into action, challenging myself and ultimately growing closer to God

    Lily,NLC 2017E Class

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  • Michael Homepage Testimonial

    In Their Own Words

    Growing up in England was never easy. I went a lot of places, and I met a lot of people, but I never fit in. There was always something wrong with me. At the age of 12, I had never had a friend.

    Michael,DiscoveryBound Outreach & National Leadership Council 2015E Class, A/U Ranches camper & CIT

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  • Ben Homepage Testimonial

    In Their Own Words

    The second I met up with the group, I felt so much love and acceptance. It was my first time skiing and I was a little nervous. I felt like I could do anything in the atmosphere DiscoveryBound created.

    Ben,DiscoveryBound Outreach Participant & A/U Ranches Camper

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  • Wyatt Homepage Testimonial

    In Their Own Words

    I felt depressed and so unsatisfied with the person I was becoming. Austin [his counselor] told me that to find satisfaction in life, all we have to do is seek to glorify God. That night changed my life.

    Wyatt,A/U Ranches camper

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Recent News

Zipline eNewsletter
The Voice of Adventure Unlimited and DiscoveryBound Alumni

Mountain Memo Newsletter
Informing campers and their families of A/U Ranches program/staffing updates, while highlighting participants’ fruitage.

Planned Giving Newsletter
What blesses one blesses all! Explore ways you can support A/U to sustain our future!

Coming Events

Aug
26
Fri
6:00 pm DB Outreach Bay Area Affinity (Y... @ Crabill Vacation Home
DB Outreach Bay Area Affinity (Y... @ Crabill Vacation Home
Aug 26 @ 6:00 pm – Aug 28 @ 1:00 pm
Join us August 26th – 28th in Northern California for a weekend full of games, nature, socializing, grilling, ping pong, star gazing, relaxing, spiritual discussions, and exploring! Young Christian Science adults and friends in their 20s and 30s are invited. … Continued
Aug
27
Sat
12:30 pm DB Outreach: Seattle Summer Fami... @ The Joneses
DB Outreach: Seattle Summer Fami... @ The Joneses
Aug 27 @ 12:30 pm – 5:00 pm
WHAT: An afternoon of picnicking, socializing, sunning, boating (fleet of sailboats, kayaks, paddleboards, pedal boats), swimming, lawn games – and socializing! WHEN: Saturday, August 27th, 12:30-5:00 (Take the 11:30 ferry from Coleman Dock in Seattle. Allow 30-45 minutes to get … Continued
Sep
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Thu
all-day Compass: Retreat #1, Sept 1 – 5,...
Compass: Retreat #1, Sept 1 – 5,...
Sep 1 – Sep 5 all-day
Click here for program details: http://www.discoverybound.org/programs/compass/