At River Mountain Retreat, we replace screen time with outdoor adventure.
This summer hit reset on tech. kids age 10-15 disconnect from technology and reconnect with the world around them, their peers, and most importantly themselves. Our outdoor adventure program empowers young people to achieve better tech-life balance, so they can flourish as kids today and become the leaders of tomorrow.
Designed in partnership with Penn State University, River Mountain Retreats empower young people to redefine their relationship with tech.
What's Going On
of parents feel their teenagers spend too much time on their mobile devices
of teens who have a smartphone say they are addicted to it
The average amount of time teens spend per day on screens, not including homework or schoolwork
Designed to improve the skills weakened by screen time:
Communication & Relatedness
where we are
Just a few hours drive from Washington DC, Baltimore, Pittsburgh and Philadelphia — yet a world away.
Who we are
We are a small team of individuals that prioritizes offline connections. We believe it’s important for everyone to take time - a retreat - to redefine their relationship with technology and the natural world. To that end, we are committed to providing experiences in nature that inspire, discussions that insight change, and connections that awaken awareness.