FEEL THE THRILL
Hours of blood-pumping fun while we fly through the trees on 6 different zip-lines and 2 suspension bridges just 1hr away from the Bay
Check below for some actual events we have planned... but remember you must request an invite and become a member before attending events!
You can also choose to only join the Tahoe Ski Cabins
Hours of blood-pumping fun while we fly through the trees on 6 different zip-lines and 2 suspension bridges just 1hr away from the Bay
Come and join Urban Diversion for the beautiful spring sunshine, breeze and enjoy a private cruise around the famous San Francisco skyline on a beautiful catamaran with 45 of your fellow members!
Flying through the skies from 13,000, But no worries! You are sharing the experience as a group, doing it tandem with professionals. This event is for all of our adrenaline junkies out there!.
Join UD for one of our most popular outdoor adventures of the year. Five sites, great food, permits and reservations covered, so join us for a weekend in Yosemite Valley of hiking, photography and relaxing.
Barrel tasting through beautiful Sonoma County and…you don’t have to drive! Whether you like Merlot, Shiraz or Chardonnay, hop on our van and make it a WINE kind of day.
Gear up, borrow your niece/nephew's Big Wheels, as we join hundreds of other big kids in this unique "race" down the steepest, windiest street in the city! Oh, but before that, watch the election of the Bay Area's hunkiest Jesus
The perfect combination of outdoor activity and relaxation against impossibly beautiful scenery. We meander through redwood forests along the Big Sur river, with dramatic views of the coast, until we reach our natural hot springs camp site
Start at our clubhouse as we get our craziest costumes on to run, walk, or stumble our way through the madness. This is the most fun you will ever have at a 7am "race"...expect to meet a lot of great members having fun!!
one more year of non-stop activities and adventures and we are proud of it. We celebrate our members during our biggest party of the year. Yes, this is THE party to attend. Happy Birthday Urban Diversion!.
A weekend at our cabin where you forget about the work stress, the laundry, and bills and get to soak up the slope-side sun, chill in a hot tub, and have a crazy themed party on Saturday night! Just what you needed right?
We love our World Series-class baseball team. We celebrated big style in 2010, 2012, and 2014, attending world series games and organizing out our viewing parties. Get together with UD for the game and friends
Escape your space for some clubhouse relaxing on the deck. BBQ, bask in the sun, and toss back a few cold ones
So popular we do them several times a year! We’ll bring a volleyball net, frisbee and all the requisite munchies to have a blast by the sea. Your host got there 6 hours earlier to secure a hard-to-get bonfire pit!
A guided trail that wanders through vineyards and oak chaparral forests, ride your horse along the beautiful scenic areas of South Bay hills with post-ride wine tasting and luxury picnic with friends
Chill out while kayaking beautiful Tomales Bay surrounded by hundreds of Moon Jellyfish (they don’t sting)! Major photo opportunities..and you can splash the one member you met last week...
There are few activities as quintessentially Northern Californian as an afternoon spent barbecuing oysters along the seaside, add your UD friends and gorgeous hike along the shores of Tomales Bay and you have a perfect day!
A Technicolor carpet of flora and fauna—more colors than the big box of crayons. Mount Diablo ranks second in the world for expansive views, from the summit of Diablo one can see more land area than any other place in North America.
This Waterfalls drops directly into the ocean and is just outside of SF! Join your UD members for a moderate-level hike along the coast with some added bonuses: picnic lunch, refreshments, and possible whale sightings.
A leisurely ride through the vineyards with stops along the way for wine tasting!
We start you out easy with a one night camping/backpacking trip along the coast and small hike, and build you up to 2 and 3 night backpacking trips in places like Desolation Wilderness.
Whether you’re feeling urban or rustic, we’ve got great opportunities for fun to celebrate the 4th of July. In SF celebrate with live music, fireworks and barbecues. If the Sierra is calling, it's our UD house in South Lake with hiking, kayaking, and beaches.
Waterparks, 2-day trips rafting party trip Class III rapids, outdoor movies, and glowing disco parties! And Join us for rafting on the American River in the heat of summer. We’ll team up with a professional guide high in the Sierra.
If you love sailing, or always wanted to try, we got you covered! Sail with us in the Bay, Sunset Sail in Santa Cruise, then join for a Sail on a private yacht with 30+ other yachts in an international flotilla of revelers with daily stops to visit the islands and beaches.
In this Urban Diversion original event we’ve redefined the pub crawl! 1 T-shirt with 10 tasks and trivia on it and one crazy night of mayhem
It’s time to learn to surf. The Bay Area boasts dozens of beginner friendly surf breaks, ideal for learning. Join UD in our progressive, learn to surf program where we’ll teach you how to ride the waves in one of our fun Light Learning Series events.
From the trail head in the Tahoe Basin, we’ll hike up past granite cliffs, waterfalls and through fragrant coniferous forest to our campsites high in the crystalline mountain air; photography, meditation and whatever you need to reconnect with nature
One of the most social adventures there is; and a great workout too! Nothing beats starting with a group of people at your level and building up skills in the gym while you talk, then hitting an outdoor adventure camping and bouldering together!
Most visitors to Yosemite never venture beyond Yosemite Valley. You are missing majestic waterfalls, breathtaking meadows, and gorgeous valleys; Members will tell you that the soul lies in the High Country.
Outdoor movie nights are really popular in the city during the summertime. Join us on our oversized blanket filled with secret snacks! Bring your blanket and enjoy watching a movie on a huge screen under the stars
Escape and enjoy the summer weather, bring something to share as we play games like hippidi-hop and tug-o-war and other great fun adventures... and of course the country classic corn-hole beanbag toss.
Above the hills in the east bay, experience the universe through telescope viewing and presentations. Viewings take place near the time of the New Moon!
Quickly becoming a popular new watersport. Why have you not tried it?? S.U.P. is a great workout and an awesome way to spend a day on the water. No experience is necessary, but be prepared for a bit of a workout!
Class IV/V rafting is a rush like not other! Beautiful & thrilling. We contract a professional guiding company to provide maximum rush in the safest manner possible..and followed by a campsite cookout party with tons of other rafters!
Only we would think of combining camping, BQQ, DJ, Open Bar, Dancing and Inflatable Bounce houses!! A night teeming with fun & excitement: BBQ, open bar, games, DJ Peter C, swimming, bonfire, & much, much more
Imagine going to your kitchen grabbing a cold drink with friends, then sitting down and driving your house across the lake! You’ll be sunbathing under the sun, swimming in warm waters, jet skiing, hiking around the lake, and of course, partying all day and night!
Not for the light at heart... this is an all day trip with a bit of a hike and a lot of time setting up and getting nervous before you take the plunge of a lifetime.
Tents not your thing? We have booked you a fancy cabin with bed, swimming pool & showers. You’ll enjoy a night of camp fires, high-end dinner, and storytelling Friday followed by a Saturday wine tour that is guaranteed to impress!
By popular demand from our members, we have an after work light social happy hour.
Cool off and escape the city by heading to the North Bay for a lazy day floating down the Russian River under the baking, summer sun. Isn't it great where we live!
It’s really a great hike in with UD to a secluded German-style beer garden above Muir Woods. It’s the perfect afternoon: board games and cards on a sunny deck with friends and a backdrop of woods, mountains, and sea.
For this Urban Diversion original event we set sail at sunset on a real pirate ship (think Pirates of the Caribbean) under the Golden Gate Bridge with Scalawags and scallawenches dressed like pirates with plenty of food, drink and Arrr-Jokes.
Explore one of Southern California’s remarkable desert landscapes and search for hidden wonders, a secret oasis, and a hidden castle not on the maps... now that is a great adventure.
From Hardly Strictly Blue Grass Festival (one of the largest (and free-est) music festivals in the country) to Now-and-Zen festival. You host has a spot on the blanket waiting for you to join us to enjoy some great music!
And if any of those bawdy Elizabethan villagers toss insults, you’ll insult them right back—and possibly throw a few tomatoes along the way. Good fun, great food, and lots of laughs!
This road-free wilderness area is perfect for outdoor enthusiasts from beginners to the more adventurous. Led by your expert host, you’ll explore caves, which are home to the rare Long-Eared Bat. Evenings are for relaxing, stargazing, and warm campfires.
Join us for some Volleyball while we set up, We’ve got your fire pit, permit, wood, smores, and more—everything you need for an awesome bonfire.
Enjoy a mellow kayak along the famous Sausalito waterfront where we’ll glide past sailboats, gorgeous homes and houseboats that dot the waterfront. If we’re lucky, we could paddle alongside seals. After our kayak, we’ll relax and enjoy a champagne picnic on Sausalito’s waterfront.
Flying trapeze is an adrenaline rush with a safety net! In this class you will swing upside down, jump off, and be caught on the other side. Don't be scared experienced instructions will ensure that you can live out your circus-y dreams without killing yourself!
Every year, Adam holds a Thanksgiving for those who can’t spend it with family. Adam happens to be a fantastic chef who offers vegetarian & gluten-free options. Thanksgiving IS celebrating friends & family over a great meal.
A dinner where you come dressed in character, and someone meets an untimely death! Perhaps you’ll figure out this murder mystery. Or perhaps you did it! Your hosts handle all arrangements while you focus on finding clues
Each year is different, it may be a big party at the clubhouse, or we join as VIPs for a huge SF celebration to bring you the biggest, scariest Halloween Ball ever! Each year the members decide which Halloween they want to see.
You may not have season tickets for the symphony, but we do! And we would like to invite you to enjoy San Francisco's world renowned symphony.
Poker nights at the clubhouse, Biweekly Happy Hours, Dancing Classes, Dress Up The Night dinners, Chinese new years.
November starts the much anticipated dungeness crab season in Northern California, and our Day Hike series We’ll spend the day hiking to the summit with gorgeous views and return to the Beach where we’ll boil local dungeness crab and enjoy their succulent feast watching the sun set on the horizon!
For those on the wild side we join 3000 Santas as they gather and set out according to a carefully crafted master schedule of chaos. A steady stream of red and white flows through the city, visiting landmarks, bars, & causing a bit of mayhem.
This San Francisco Ballet production sells out every year, but we have an annual following and pre-purchase 20+ tickets for you. Don’t miss the chance to dress it up and spread some holiday cheer with your UD friends.
Meet by the rink for some appetizers before we hit the ice as a group. Whether you are up north or in the South Bay, these ice-skating rinks will transport you to a magical winter wonderland and spark holiday cheer.
Make sure to ring in the New Year in style with a our Amazing member Jessie opening up her SF place for a private party in the City with over 50 members, or join our adventure crew and ski cabin members for a city-escape to Tahoe at our amazing cabin!
You can’t miss this opportunity to be unbelievably close to the Grey Whales that play in the Santa Cruz Bay, of course we follow this with a great dinner with your new friends.
Set amid the backdrop of the Tahoe Sierra, we’ll learn the basics of digging snow caves, contouring a comfortable bed and keeping dry in camp on the snow, all while being a short distance from our warm and cozy cabin and fireplace, just in case.
For 2 days and 2 nights, explore the towns, ski resorts and casinos from our local ski cabins on Tahoe’s north and south shores. Enjoy the company and community of your Urban Diversion friends. A mountain vacation is good, but sharing it with friends makes it memorable.
Just because snow covers the trails doesn’t mean that the Sierra wilderness is closed. Winter, the secret season, offers solitude, beauty and a wilderness experienced unmatched at any other time of year. Learn how to safely explore and enjoy the winter wilds on snowshoes.
This UD original event created by our master hosts is guaranteed to be an evening of sheer madness! We will have you in 5-8 Limo-teams of no more than eight + Limo Host, hand you a packet of clues and crazy things to find or do, and then send you out on a mad hunt across the city like never before!!
Come with a gift (as random and crazy as you can get), and a very ugly sweater. The rest is a big game-style party full of laughs and good cheer.
A brisk mountain air camping trip with your friends fuss-free camping in spectacular--and nearby--Big Basin. We’ll enjoy the wilds without roughing it by sleeping in a luxurious warm tent cabin, complete with beds, rustic dinners, and serene guided hikes.
Hike through the wonders that Tilden Park has to offer. We’ll enjoy the views, the fresh air, picnic lunch, and head back to the trail head
Everyone loves to dress up, and now we do it with hundreds of costumed players in theatrically lit music halls, pubs, and Christmas shops on winding lanes. It's a twilight evening in Charles Dickens' London—a city filled with lively and colorful characters from both literature and history.
Because we think everything should be Social and fun, join the costumed team of UD members as we run/walk with Hundreds of mascots in one of several UD fun runs!
Tired of this Hallmark holiday? Get your aggression out the safe and fun way: with pillows! Let the feathers fly with hundreds of revelers! We set up a great spot before the melee where you can bring you feather covered love back to, to warm up.
Whether you’re a huge football fan or just an annual Superbowl partier, let's enjoy in together! We will be showing the game in the clubhouse on our projector with a great potluck and lots of commentary from our sideline!
Enjoy a weekend of relaxing, glamorous camping, “glamping” high in the hills overlooking the Santa Clara valley to the east and Monterey Bay to the west. We’ll enjoy rustic meals and serene, guided day hikes.
This coastal area has remained almost untouched since its discovery in 1603. Today it is the largest mainland breeding location for the Northern Elephant Seal. A great group experience followed by a great group dinner.
We've learned the basics of surfing and mastered standing up and riding down the line, but all in the cool water of our local breaks. What could be better than leaving the wetsuit at home and riding the waves in 82 degree water, then eating tacos on the beach after our session? .
Go where few in the world have ventured... get off the beaten path and get lost in the beauty of the Alaska Backcountry. This trip is for those who want to experience something that NO GUIDEBOOK can show you or no tour company can provide. This trip doesn't have fancy cabins, gourmet food or cell phone service... this is the REAL EXTREME ALASKA. Lead by your Alaskan native UD host.
Think cloud forests, ancient Incan temples, terraced hillsides, hidden treasures deep inside mountains, incredible alpine lakes, baby Alpacas, ancient ruins, whitewater through the incredible Sacred Rivers.... and that's just the start!! Machu Picchu is just a small part of Peru- Urban Diversion will take you deep into the heart of this diverse country and show you the incredible bits that many tourists and travelers often miss.
Be Prepared for adventures, on this epic two part trip. After a cooking class outside of Chang Mai we take a 3 day trek down a jungle river, spend the night with a local family in a hut then ride elephants to the next village, where we hike to a waterfalls, jump in our van and visit temples, Burma, Laos and have a chance to chat with some monks.
Be Prepared for adventures, on this epic two part trip. Here after one epic night in Bangkok, we hit the best beaches and famous locations and if we are lucky catch bioluminescence on one of the most beautiful beaches you have ever seen; spend nights enjoying beach nightlife, and lazy mornings our beach huts.
Each day we will be exploring a new part of the island and partaking in some fun jungle and water sport adventures, enjoying the local culture including exploring the island, and enjoying the nightlife. Our atmosphere is light and relaxed, enjoy the adventures planned for the group, relax on your own, or create your own adventures. This is the chance of a lifetime to enjoy some of Hawaii's best, where our fantastic beach house rents for an amazing $5,000 for three main reasons... Location, Location, Location!
Ever wondered what it would be like to ski on one of the largest mountains in North America? How about spending a weekend at the #1 ski resort in North America? Well it is here! In celebration of Lance and Corey's January birthdays, Urban Diversion is going north to find the most amazing powder you could ever imagine!
We spend 3 days in Cape town traveling the gorgeous Garden Route, Followed by a 7 day safari that takes you from South Africa through Nambia and all the way to Victoria Falls. The optional Post trip this year has you heading to ?????
We spend 10 days exploring the Croatian coastline and then into other amazing spots like Montenegro, Hvar, Rovinj, Dubrovnik, Sarajevo, Kotar, and finishing in the majestic Prague.