Welcome to The EDGE! We are a hands-on experiential learning, teambuilding, and organizational development training provider located in Northern Virginia near Washington D.C. We offer thought provoking, fun team development activities and workshops grounded in cutting edge team and organizational learning theory. The EDGE replaces and expands upon almost a quarter century of programming previously operated by Mason at the Hemlock Overlook Center for Experiential Education.

Who We Serve

Professional Groups

We help our ProfessionalEDGE clients to develop as individual professionals, grow as high functioning teams, and excel as innovative organizations.

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University Groups

Our University LeadingEDGE Team Development Course combines group problem solving of a low challenge course with the excitement of a high challenge.

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School Groups

The EDGE offers educators an opportunity to expand classroom learning through experiential fun activities conducted in an outdoor classroom setting.

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Community Groups

Here, educational programming opportunities exist beyond offerings to professional and educational institutions.

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  • WHAT’S NEW!

    WE ARE HIRING!
    Interested in working as a Challenge Course Facilitator this fall season? Learn more and apply today!

    ‎EDGE EARTH ENVIRONMENTAL EDUCATION
    Call 703-993-4313 or email edge@gmu.edu for more information.

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    For school and community groups interested in applying for grants.

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