We organize trips to some of the most scenic, historic, and fun locations in the Baltimore-Washington metropolitan area—Active Excursions participants have hiked the Appalachian Trail, seen the Chesapeake Bay up close, explored Shenandoah National Park, and experienced local organic local wineries, to name a few examples. Following each activity, participants dine at some of the best restaurants in the area that promote healthy eating, showcase local produce, and operate according to environmentally responsible principles. Our meals also feature speakers that share their expertise with the group in areas such as health and wellness, green living,and environmental initiatives.
Our trips are designed to clear your mind, recharge your batteries, and connect you to nature. To that end, Active Excursions places a high value on careful planning to ensure our participants:
- Experience the best sights our destinations have to offer
- Enjoy a healthy and delicious dining experience at top local eateries
- Learn from professional guides and speakers
Steve Kopelman - (Pathfinder, Founder, and Owner). Steve founded Active Excursions out of his love for the outdoors, his desire to help people connect with nature and protect the environment, and his passion for introducing people to holistic ways of healing. He previously founded and managed SportsLeagues, an organization dedicated to running and organizing corporate sports programs and events for businesses and working adults in the Baltimore/DC corridor. At its peak, SportsLeagues ran programs and leagues for over 15,000 people and 800 teams. Steve coordinates logistics and leads outreach efforts to plan all corporate excursions, retreats, and trips.