Skills | Fun | Adventure :: 15 miles north of Duluth, MN

Outdoor Adventures in Duluth, Minnesota

An Unforgettable Experience

December is the perfect time to purchase a gift certificate for dog sledding, a horse drawn sleigh ride or ice climbing.  Or cosider sponsoring one of our sled dogs or draft horses and help support our mission to provide low-moderate income youth and families with access to people and animal powered activities.  Our professional staff of outdoor educators look forward to acting as your guide, coach and storyteller this winter.  All ages and experience levels are welcome--we'll see you outside!

Welcome to Positive Energy Outdoors

Positive Energy Outdoors, a 501(c)3 not-for-profit, encourages people and animal powered exploration of the outdoors. Our programs emphasize teamwork, healthy risk taking, and positive communication, creating learning opportunities that can lead to a lifetime of active adventures.  In 2014, we are proud to celebrate our 10th anniversary!

As Duluth's outdoor education center, we help people of all ages and skill levels get outside to enjoy activities from rock climbing to dog sledding. Revenue from our public programs and tours for individuals, couples and families, as well as sampler experiences for large groups of up to 60 participants, allows Positive Energy Outdoors to provide no or low cost outdoor education programs for 500+ low-moderate income youth each year. PEO is proud to receive grant funding from the United Way of Greater DuluthThe North Face Explore Fund, the Lloyd K. Johnson Foundation and the Enventis Foundation.  Thank you to maurices for their generous sponsorship of our portable climbing wall in 2015. 

Gift certificates are available for all of Positive Energy Outdoors' instructional programs, tours and camps.  We can also host your group event at Positive Energy Outdoors site, located just 30 minutes from Duluth, 45 minutes from Two Harbors or 3 hours from the Twin Cities.

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