Transformative Travel LLC

Local H.E.A.R.T Journeys (USA)

Dig deeper. Find Gems.

Local H.E.A.R.T Journeys (USA) are dedicated to small group, responsible outdoor explorations that honor the natural world, local communities, and the ancient history of our region.

We create opportunities to discover beauty and renewal right here at home! 

Currently, we feature hourly, half, full-day river adventures that foster deeper appreciation to the natural gems in our own backyard. 

Each adventure is designed through our unique 4 part process as well as attention to 5 key practices that make any journey meaningful.

Location Main St. Ellicott City


3 Hours

Our family fly fishing package is designed for two or more angers, featuring plenty of time on the water to learn the basics and also catch a few fish. 

Get group pricing on this package and introduce your whole family or friends to fly fishing. The use of rods and reels is included but all anglers over the age of 16 require a Maryland freshwater non-table fishing license.

*Get $40 Off on 8-16 year olds and take a kid fly fishing! 

$ 125 Starting From / Per Angler
  • 8-16 year olds -$ 85 per angler.
  • 3 Hours of Fun & Learning!
  • Fishing Tackle Use Included

Location Woodstock


7 Hours

Float trips on the Patapsco are done via inflatable kayak so that you can cover some of the best spots on this river easily and quickly. Please note that float trips are only available during the summer months and include a packed lunch in addition to seven hours on the water. This package offers plenty of time to learn the ropes of fly fishing from the bank as well as from a kayak. You will also learn about safety best industry practices, making good presentations, as well as sight fly fishing,  that can be very exciting during the summer months especially for smallmouth bass!

$ 395 Per Angler
  • Packed Lunch Included
  • Gear Use Included

Location New Brunswick, Maryland

Maryland / Virginia

5 Hours

Enjoy a meaningful sunset kayak adventure during a cooler and quieter time of day, and experience the scenic beauty and wildlife on the Potomac river. This journey is scenic and fun! Enjoy a class II wavy rapid on a single kayak! Our launch point is near Harpers Ferry, West Virginia (a beautiful town to explore), and only one hour from Washington DC and Ellicott City.

$ 175 Starting From / Per Person
  • Picnic Dinner Included
  • Gear & Kayak Included

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Create your own meaningful adventures with loved ones and save yourself the time and energy of coordinating everyone’s interests. Leave the planning to us. We love facilitating meaningful and rich experiences!

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What makes us unique?

Our Process

Bring more meaning to your journey locally, nationally or internationally with our 4-part process.