Team Building Activities
Motivate your employees with an exciting retreat in The Woodlands! We offer versatile venues to create unique team-building excursions both indoors and outdoors year-round. Looking for entertainment off-site too? Attendees can make closer ties with a variety of things to do just beyond their hotel including easy-to-access attractions, dining, and vibrant nightlife. Stay in The Woodlands next time you want to bring your team together. We’ll help you customize the right adventures for your group so you can spend more time building connections and having fun.
RIVA ROW BOATHOUSE
Get in a kayak state of mind at the Riva Row Boat House, a beautiful amenity in The Woodlands that’s perfect for team building, communication drills, scavenger hunts, formal kayak training and guided tours. Kayaking at Riva Row is a great way to experience The Woodlands Waterway. In addition to kayaks, Riva Row also has Swan Boats and Water Bicycles available for you and your team to rent. Take one out for a spin and cruise the Woodlands Waterway and Lake Woodlands in style! Click here for more information on reservations and rental policies.
Hit the links for a little friendly competition and team building at Panther Trails, the Public Golf Course in The Woodlands, located at The Woodlands Resort. The course was designed by Joe Lee & Robert von Hagge and completely renovated in 2002 by Roy Case. Panther Trails is a sleek course with innovative contours, stunning water features, and lush fairways framed with native grasses and over 20 acres of Texas wildflowers. A true resort course experience, the course wraps around the Forest Oasis: Lazy River & Waterpark, tennis center, and restaurants. Described as both “demanding and scenic,” it is highlighted by an 18th hole praised as the “Best Par 4 in Houston.”
If an organized tournament is something that fits the bill for your group outing, The Woodlands Resort offers coordination and service that is unmatched in the Houston area. Their dedicated tournament staff works hard to provide service that exceeds expectations to make sure your golf event is successful and enjoyable for you and your participants.
It is said that variety is the spice of life and nowhere is that more evident than at an exclusive wine tasting for your group outing! Sample varietals all around the globe at Cru: A Wine Bar in Market Street. They demystify the world of wine, they keep it relaxed, and make hundreds of wines accessible to you in an elegant, casually hip environment.
If a taste of Texas is what you in the mood for, head on over to the local winemakers at Wild Stallion Vineyards. Family owned since 2008, they have been offering award winning wines made from grapes grown in their boutique vineyard located just south of The Woodlands. Their on-site tasting room is the perfect location to relax and connect with your team! Tapas and wine make a winning combination at Gadela Winery, located in the Village of Creekside Park in The Woodlands. Their on-site café features wine tasting, tapas and other small bites perfect for your team to share as they unwind and enjoy time together in a relaxed, casual setting.
Even the golf-challenged will enjoy Top Golf! Located about 15 minutes south of The Woodlands, groups will enjoy playing a variety of games at this new age driving range. Enjoy a private event at Top Golf or coordinate your own Fundraising Tournament. They offer a variety of meeting spaces, ranging from traditional board room style rooms, to a private stunning roof top terrace. Topgolf features an accomplished Executive Chef and chef-driven menu. With shareable portions and fresh, high-quality ingredients, you will find the food and drinks as enjoyable as the games. Top Golf offers a variety of event packages to choose from for that perfect event!
PARK RENTALS IN THE WOODLANDS
After a day full of meetings, conference calls and emails it’s nice to kick back in the great outdoors! The Woodlands Township is home to over 135 beautiful parks, one of which is likely to be a perfect fit for your next team outing. Our park facilities offer something for everyone. From our stunning open air Lodge at Rob Fleming Park to our flagship waterfront Northshore Park you and your team will not want for beautiful views or outdoor fun! Our parks have a variety of features including BBQ grills, sand volley ball courts, basketball courts, catch and release fishing, playgrounds, and more. Our parks can accommodate groups of all sizes. Visit The Woodlands Township Parks and Recreation for more information about park rentals and to reserve your day in the sun!
Texas TreeVentures is a challenge by choice aerial adventure course located in The Woodlands, Texas on the campus of the Recreation Center at Rob Fleming Park. The course is directly adjacent to the expansive 1,800 acres of the George Mitchell Nature Preserve, which is home to abundant wildlife, several miles of wooded trails, and Spring Creek. The Texas TreeVentures course is a series of physical challenges and adventure-based elements designed for youth and adults (age and weight restrictions apply). The three-level aerial adventure course tests you in a fun environment with 72 challenging elements and is the perfect place to take your team as well as push yourself to new heights! Corporate and Group packages are available, contact Texas TreeVentures to learn more.
Hangar 9 is a cable wake park located near The Woodlands just off I-45. Never been wakeboarding before? Hanger 9 is the perfect place to learn – from beginners to seasoned professionals, they have everything you need for a fun day on the water and to get your mind off the business! They welcome group outings of all sizes and experience levels. This is one experience your team won’t forget!
iFLY INDOOR SKYDIVING
Experience the thrill of skydiving without having to jump out of a plane! iFly is located just across I-45 from The Woodlands. iFly is able to accommodate any size group for private events and team building activities. Their professional staff will help you customize the perfect event with options like dedicated space for meetings, branding opportunities, catered food, audio system with music, Wifi, audio and video capabilities. Be sure to ask about adding on a High Flight option, it’s their most popular flying add-on! You always encourage your team to soar, now is their chance to fly!
SADDLE RIVER RANGE
Hit the mark at Saddle River Range! Use the range, archery and simulator to provide an event your team will never forget. Meet in their comfortable rooms and have lunch from Café’ 2A, then move on to each station in rotation. They can add custom training classes as a great addition to this option. It will really be something appreciated by your team and quickly evens out the playing field for all levels. Leave the details to the event specialists at Saddle River Range, while you come out looking like the sharp shooter you are!
SPEEDSPORTZ RACING PARK
Fuel some High-Speed FUN into your next group event at Speedsportz Racing Park & Special Event Venue. Groups can RACE, PLAY, EAT, and CELEBRATE on the Winner’s Podium! They offer customized events for groups of 5 to 100+ people. Rev up your teams engine and feel the need for speed while visiting The Woodlands! Conveniently located to all Woodlands Corporations, Hotel and Resort Destinations.
Bowlero is a sports and dining experience that’s born of the past and sent from the future, combining rustic, vintage nostalgia, and modern eclectic style all in one delightfully different event space. Located just across I-45 from The Woodlands, Bowlero offers extensive catering options with a fun atmosphere for groups to bowl for strikes! Bowlero also offers other fun activities such as shuffleboard, corn hole, billiards, and plenty of other entertainment, perfect for team building or off-site events!
Turn your next meeting, party, or event into something to remember at Main Event! Located just across I-45 from The Woodlands, they offer chef-inspired menus, premium bar packages, awesome activities, and state-of-the-art bowling – for every size of business and budget. At Main Event, they think fun is serious business. Where else can your group participate in laser tag, bowling, arcade games, billiards, mini golf and rock climbing all under one roof? There is truly something fun for every member of your group at Main Event! Let their Group Events team coordinate your event and you can sit back and enjoy your event with your group.
Set sail on an adventure on Lake Conroe, located just North of The Woodlands! Treat your team to a scenic tour of Lake Conroe The Southern Empress. From dinner cruises to business lunch outings and themed cruises, The Southern Empress features a wide variety of events to please lake-goers of all kinds. Their 131-foot paddle-wheeler vessel was built in 1983 in a Mississippi shipyard. It was cut into sections and transported by 27 semi trucks to the captive waters of Lake Conroe, at Seven Coves. After being reassembled and touched up, The Southern Empress launched as one of the lake’s most recognizable icons.
For the anglers in your group there is an abundance of guided fishing tours available at Lake Conroe. Visit the Lake Conroe Fishing Guide for information about booking a day on the water with your team. There’s nothing like a little fresh air on the lake…and bragging rights for landing the biggest catch of the day!
If you’re interested in charting your own course and being your own captain, Lake Conroe Boat Rentals offers a wide array of pontoon boats and speed boats for rent. They also rent jet skis for the adventurous members of your group!