Build your non-profit team on Tilikum’s Challenge Course

Tilikum has generous donors who make it possible for us to offer low rates to non-profit groups, who use Tilikum’s Challenge Course as an opportunity to strengthen their team.

The Challenge Course can be used as a fun and memorable stand alone event, or a component of a larger retreat. Programs on the challenge course can be designed to stimulate conversations around…

  • healthy organizational culture
  • organization brand & mission
  • communication between individuals and departments
  • accountability
  • trust building between current group members and/or new group members

Who is considered a non-profit group?

  • church groups
  • youth groups
  • schools (classes, sports teams, clubs, etc.)
  • families
  • charities
  • government groups
  • community development groups
  • 501(c)(3) organizations

Challenge Course facilitators

Challenge Course facilitators have extensive experience working with non-profit groups and many have a background in ministry, non-profit management or coaching. Facilitators are carefully trained for leadership and safety on the challenge course to provide your group the highest quality adventure program experience. Facilitators monitor the safety of the group and create opportunities for dialogue. All Tilikum facilitators hold current certification recognized by the Association for Challenge Course Technology.

Non-profit rates:

$50 per person for a full day (up to 8 hours)
$40 per person for a half day (up to 4 hours)

Call about Friends Churches (NWYM & SCYMF) or George Fox University discounts.

Other services

Ask about using a meeting room, adding a Tilikum catered meal, coffee service or other recreation options.

Consider a corporate retreat at Tilikum Lodge and experience…

  • plenty of meeting areas
  • outdoor recreation including waterfront activities
  • delicious home-style meals in the dining hall
  • semi-private rooms with bathrooms

Frequently asked questions

Here are some frequently asked questions about the Challenge Course.

Contact/Book your event

For more information, to schedule a tour, or to reserve time on Tilikum’s Challenge Course, email Scott Diefenbaugh/Challenge Course Manager or call Scott at (503) 538-2763, ext. 105.

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To book your reservation on Tilikum’s Challenge Course email Scott Diefenbaugh/Challenge Course Manager or call Scott at (503) 538-2763 ext. 105.