The adventure begins

Our Activities

Surfing icon - Pure Life Wilderness Adventure Therapy Costa Rica

Surfing

Costa Rica is known for great surfing. Our surf instructors will challenge you, whether you have years of experience or you’ve never been on a surfboard before.

White water rafting icon - Pure Life Wilderness Adventure Therapy Costa Rica

White Water Rafting

Costa Rica has some of the best rafting in the world. You will be trained to guide a raft down Class II and III rapids.

Backpacking icon - Pure Life Wilderness Adventure Therapy Costa Rica

Rainforest Backpacking

Hike through pristine rainforest, seeing monkeys, sloths, and other exotic wildlife for one to two weeks at a time. Each step counts as you push your limits.

Wilderness first aid course icon - Pure Life Wilderness Adventure Therapy Costa Rica

Wilderness First Aid Course

Learn how to treat emergencies in the field. Empower yourself to manage risk in your own adventure activities.

Homestays icon - Pure Life Wilderness Adventure Therapy Costa Rica

Cultural Homestays

Our hiking itineraries often include stays with rural family. Spend time with these families: speak Spanish, learn about Tico traditions, and participate in agrarian lifestyle.

Rapelling icon - Pure Life Wilderness Adventure Therapy Costa Rica

Rapelling

Descending by a rope through Costa Rica’s beautiful waterfalls can be a life changing experience. Many of our itineraries include rappel elements.

Sea kayaking icon - Pure Life Wilderness Adventure Therapy Costa Rica

Sea Kayaking

Spend a week paddling the “Gulfo Dulce” with the possibility of seeing sea turtles and dolphins. This itinerary is a favorite.

Community service icon - Pure Life Wilderness Adventure Therapy Costa Rica

Community Service

Support isolated Costa Rican towns in developing their infrastructure. Activities have included, improving community centers, volunteering in orphanages, and building bridges to connect communities.

Rock climbing icon - Pure Life Wilderness Adventure Therapy Costa Rica

Rock Climbing

Climb a basalt wall with routes ranging from beginner to advanced at Cachí. Learn the safety procedures as well as how to belay.

White water rescue course icon - Pure Life Wilderness Adventure Therapy Costa Rica

Swift Water Rescue Course

Manage safety in rivers and oceans. Learn how to perform a water rescue.

Technical ropes icon - Pure Life Wilderness Adventure Therapy Costa Rica

Technical Rope Rescue

Tie up to 10 different knots, learn belay and rescue systems, and perfect ascending and descending techniques.

Researched and Proven

“Research shows that skills and coping methods learned in the field translate back to home life. Each novel experience has the potential to become a profound, therapeutic moment and to promote lasting change.”

Close