Blogs Menu
View Latest Posts
View Subscriptions
Posting Instructions
Active Bloggers
Reggie Culpepper
Clark Atlanta University class of 1998
Elynor Moss
North Carolina Central University class of 2003
Hannah Whittenly
Cal St Univ, Sacramento class of 2010
Ivan Butcher II
class of
Michael Fortson
- College Not Listed - class of 2018
Will Moss
Hampton University class of 1995
Beverly Johnson
class of
Kamal Imani
class of
Branch Out: 4 New Activities to Try With Friends
Posted By: Anica Oaks on April 01, 2019

Are you tired of doing the same thing over and over with your friends? If you've ever wanted to try a new hobby or a new experience, then your group of friends is the best team that you can bring along with you to experience it. Not only are they supportive, but they can also make the experience just that much more fun. If you're looking for a new adventure to share with your friends, consider these four activities.

Gun Range

Have you ever tried your hand at shooting a gun? You should check out a
gun shooting range services in your city for some safe fun with guns. They have a myriad of different guns that you can try out. Your friends and you might be pros at shooting guns in video games, but who is actually an expert shot in real life? Only visiting the range can determine that truth.


Perhaps you've been to the beach before, but have you ever actually tried to surf? Surfing with friends is a great past time. Not only are you all there to support each other through the training and after every attempt, but they're right there to help perk you up whenever you end up falling from your board. Surfing, especially for beginners, is always safer in numbers. Who best to learn this exciting and challenging hobby with than with your friends?

Escape Rooms

An escape room is a challenge filled with puzzles and riddles that you need to solve in order to escape the room and solve the mystery. If your friends love a good story and figuring out puzzles, then you need to experience an escape room together. By working together, you can see if your friendship can rise to any challenge or crumble beneath the pressure.


One last activity that you should consider doing with your friends is kayaking. Grab a kayak or even a canoe, load up, and start paddling down a river. For those who love a bit of a thrill, then you may want to try for a river that comes with whitewater. You can easily make an entire day of it by stopping for a picnic in a scenic venue.

Spending time with your friends makes for the best memories. These four activities can add to those memories and offer a great time spent with those you love.
If you enjoyed this article, Join HBCU CONNECT today for similar content and opportunities via email!
Please Login To Post Comments...

More From This Author
How to Become a Medical Assistant After Getting an Unrelated Bachelor's Degree
4 Ways College Students Can Buy Clothing While Living Sustainably
How Students Can Study for Medical School Remotely
How to Handle a Car Accident as a Student Without Insurance
4 Ways Students Can Get Involved in Conservation
Students, Sleep, and Stress–3 Ways Students Can Learn Good Sleeping Habits
Latest Blogs
What to Do When You're Injured on Campus Due to Unsafe Environment
Campuses are supposed to do everything that they can to make sure that everyone stays safe. That is why if they drop the ball, then they can be held responsible for it. There are several things that y ...more
Hannah Whittenly • 21 Views • July 6th, 2020
Class of 2020
Graduation Cap ...more
Brittany Pinkston • 29 Views • July 5th, 2020
A Black History Fact: UNITY IS PROGRESS
In 1975, Ivan Butcher II, Harlem-born artist, designed and copyrighted, The Black Evolutionary American Flag, with the Library of Congress. With the approaching 1976 Bicentennial celebrations, Butc ...more
Ivan Butcher II • 199 Views • July 4th, 2020
Joseph Jackson Jr. - Leader of The Tougaloo Nine - Honoring Medgar Wiley Evers on TRIBE Family Channel™
Joseph Jackson Jr. -Leader of The Tougaloo Nine - Honoring Medgar Wiley Evers on TRIBE Family Channel™ July 2, 2020 at 5pm/pst 6pm/gmt 7pm/cst 8pm/est Call in: 347-539-5285 or Listen Online- ...more
Beverly Johnson • 25 Views • July 2nd, 2020
4 Dark Skinned Women Who Have Been Discriminated Against#BlackBeautyMatters
4 Dark Skinned Women Who Have Been Discriminated Against#BlackBeautyMatters Black Beauty Matters! Black Beauty Matters! “You look so good, you look so good”. So they really got you thinking you’r ...more
Kamal Imani • 38 Views • July 2nd, 2020
Popular Blogs
Divorce in America in 2009 – What’s love got to do, got to do with it?
Join Brother Marcus and the cast and the crew of the Brother Marcus Show live this Sunday evening on February 1, 2009 @ 8:00 p.m. for another hot topic in our community! “Divorce in America in 2009 ...more
Brother Marcus! • 66,207 Views • January 27th, 2009
IT'S PRETTY OBVIOUS FOLKS: Some of our Republican senators and congressman..are Swearing & Wearing White Sheets Also ..NASCAR was given 70million dollars in tax breaks the New Fiscal Cliff Deal ...more
David Right • 42,893 Views • December 28th, 2012
Seemingly innocent medication such as Visine eyedrops are used by people to concoct a mixture with similar effects as a date-rape drug. When mixed with alcohol and taken orally, the eyedrops can l ...more
Siebra Muhammad • 42,500 Views • May 23rd, 2009
Black College Student Sentenced to 12 Years in Prison for Kissing a White Girl
Albert N. Wilson, a former University of Kansas student, has been sentenced to 12 years in prison and a lifetime of probation after being convicted by an all-white jury of raping a white teen girl. Bu ...more
Will Moss • 31,324 Views • June 4th, 2020
Black History Daily: Who Was the First Black Female Dentist?
In 1890 Ida Gray Nelson Rollins (1867-1953) became the first black woman to earn a doctor of dental surgery degree in the United States. She graduated from the University of Michigan in June. Nelson ...more
Stacie Coulter • 21,492 Views • August 22nd, 2011