I started my career as a challenge course facilitator in 1991 working at a camp. In November of that same year, I enlisted into the US Army Reserve and was trained as a 91B10 Combat Medic. After leaving the Army, I worked for Inner Quest leading adventure programs, trips and eventually building ropes courses. During […]
Building a team into a cohesive unit is a continuing process. Upward Enterprises can create a solid foundation, but once you leave the ropes course and zip line, you have to continue to build the trust and relationships that comes with an amazing team. Teambuilding in Maryland isn’t a onetime event. It continues throughout the […]
Are your employees working together like a well-oiled machine? Do personality conflicts impact productivity and efficiency? It may sound cliche, but team building such as a ropes course Maryland businesses can use is a necessary and vital way to bring your office together and improve your bottom line. Not Another Day At The Office The […]
Larry attended his Upward Enterprises (UEI) first ropes course in 1999 and was hooked on Maryland team building and Maryland corporate retreats. He immediately recognized the value of experiential education and began organizing groups for team building Maryland events several times a year. After a few years of hiring facilitators for his groups, he finally […]
An inspirational story of how one young man in a city with little opportunity, found his joy through throwing a yo-yo and is now creating a team. Check it out.
In October of this year, we moved our office to Harmony Road in Myersville Maryland. You can find our new mailing address on the Contact Us page. Our ropes course at the Claggett Center where we hold all of our team building events is in the same place as always. Harmony… its something our world […]
Everyday at work, I usually turn on music. Usually the music volume is kept low. It plays in the background like in an elevator or at a Maryland grocery store. My criteria for picking out a playlist at work is to find happy music. Music that’s infectious that keeps a smile on the face and the […]
It’s been a hot couple of weeks at the ropes course. The temperature yesterday felt like 107 here in Maryland. We had a group of camp kids out at the course and decided to stop the program at noon. In this weather, you have to be careful to remain hydrated to avoid heat stroke. We […]
As a former Royal Air Force military personnel I feel a sense of pride when I read the story about a group of former service members who are also amputees crossing the Atlantic in a row boat. The Talisker Whiskey Atlantic Challenge is a 3,000 mile rowing challenge. The route is from San Sebastian in […]
This is an amazing video. Théo Sanson completed this 500 meter walk in Utah between The Rectory to Castleton Tower in Castle Valley. The landscape is breathtaking and his daring is beyond anything we have at the Upward Enterprises ropes course.