College and Career Readiness Workshops

Houston Botanic Garden 1 Botanic Lane, Houston, TX

As a part of our mission to provide underserved students with opportunities to develop critical skills for success, The Woods Project recognizes the need to outfit students with appropriate resources, tools, and mentors to access new trails and destinations. The Woods Project is excited to host its annual College and Career Readiness Workshop on Saturday, …

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Spring Weekend Trip #1

Sam Houston National Forest or Big Thicket Backpacking Trip This is a great opportunity for your students and leaders to have a little glimpse of what to expect on their summer trip. The groups will hike about 10 – 12 miles total over the course of Saturday and Sunday morning. We are looking for folks …

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Spring Weekend Trip #2

Brazos Bend State Park 21901 Farm to Market Rd 762, Needville, TX

Brazos Bend State Park We will be doing some hiking, biking, and exploring of the state park. Brazos Bend is known for its alligator population and unique features to this part of Texas, so come ready to see some incredible wildlife while spending the day outside exploring. Both Friday and Saturday nights will be spent …

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Spring Weekend Trip #3

Sam Houston National Forest or Big Thicket Backpacking Trip This is a great opportunity for your students and leaders to have a little glimpse of what to expect on their summer trip. The groups will hike about 10 – 12 miles total over the course of Saturday and Sunday morning. We are looking for folks …

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Annual Luncheon

The Junior League of Houston 1811 Briar Oaks Ln, Houston, TX

Join us at our Annual Luncheon to meet The Woods Project alumni, hear their inspiring stories of transformation, and learn more about how we are changing the life trajectory of Houston’s most underserved youth. The Woods Project trip changes lives in a thousand different ways.  In the woods, students gain new confidence, develop critical life …

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Spring Weekend Trip #4

Huntsville State Park 565 Park Road 40 West, Huntsville, TX

Huntsville State Park Sign up today for a weekend filled with plenty of water activities. The group of students and volunteers will spend half of their day canoeing and the other half kayaking with some fun group games mixed in. All skill levels welcome and appreciated! Both Friday and Saturday nights will be spent camping …

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Spring Weekend Trip #5

Sam Houston National Forest or Big Thicket Backpacking Trip This is a great opportunity for your students and leaders to have a little glimpse of what to expect on their summer trip. The groups will hike about 10 – 12 miles total over the course of Saturday and Sunday morning. We are looking for folks …

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Summer Prep – Gear Day

TWP Warehouse 6910 Renwick Drive, Suite V, Houston

Gear Day to prepare for Summer Trips! On this day, we will be taking inventory of most of our gear to make sure we have enough to equip our summer students and volunteers.  NOTE: We will be at our new warehouse (6910 Renwick Dr.). We rely on our volunteers to help ensure that our gear …

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Summer Prep – Food Pack Out

The Woods Project 2700 Southwest Freeway, Houston, TX

The Woods Project needs your help as we prepare backpacking meals for our 2022 summer trips.  There are 6 days worth of food and we cannot put it all together without your help. Please bring a refillable water bottle and comfortable clothes you do not mind getting dirty. We will provide pizza and drinks! Click here …

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Summer Prep – Gear Pack Out for Donner Pass trips

TWP Warehouse 6910 Renwick Drive, Suite V, Houston

Please join us to help prepare for our summer program!  On this day, we will be taking all of our camping equipment needed for summer trip, organizing it into backpack groups, and then stuffing it into gearbags that will be shipped across the country so our students can use the camping equipment during their summer trips. …

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Summer Prep – Gear Pack Out for Olympic trips

TWP Warehouse 6910 Renwick Drive, Suite V, Houston

Please join us to help prepare for our summer program!  On this day, we will be taking all of our camping equipment needed for summer trip, organizing it into backpack groups, and then stuffing it into gearbags that will be shipped across the country so our students can use the camping equipment during their summer trips. …

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Summer Trips – Apostle Islands

This sea kayaking trip in the Apostle Islands of Lake Superior is for students who are alumni of our summer program and are enrolled in our Junior Leaders Program.