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The idea was formed last winter.
Waynesburg resident Brandi Noll was recovering from her second surgery. They were performed to have both of her hips constructed.
"As I was recovering and had lot of time to think about things, I was like, there's so many things I want to do," Noll said.
Noll's goal after her first surgery was just to make it through to her second operation. After a six-month recovery process, she went surfing for the first time.
She had a bigger goal in mind.
"While I was on recovery and had time to think, I was thinking, you know I really need to start my own business," she said.
It led to the creation of the Bucket List Adventure Company. Noll explained she had trouble finding people to go on the adventures she wanted to take. With the start of her venture, she is now helping others check items off their list of things they've wanted to do.
Noll dreamed her up idea in December of 2015. She put that idea into motion in January of 2016 when she filed for a business license.
"I had a mini plan, but it was bare bones minimum," she said.
Noll previously spent time in the education field with Canton Local Schools. She went to a Stark County leadership program which provided some assistance to running her company.
"Truly, that program was fantastic for opening my eyes to the world outside of education," Noll said.
She built her business from there. Last summer, she spent time traveling and finding adventures to offer through her company. Including surfing, she jumped out of a plane for the first time and used water jets at Hocking Hills. She also found an adventure bus. Her goal was to find trips that take just one day or two at the most.
"Truly I found things that i never even knew existed," Noll said.
The first adventure was taken in December of 2016. That was when Noll led the Canton South girls varsity basketball team on a trip to the Ohio Chinese Lantern Festival.
Some recent trips include a a murder mystery dinner show and an ice climbing adventure. Some upcoming trips include indoor scuba diving and rock climbing.
The itinerary for each adventure is listed on Noll's website. She tries to make it as simple as possible for her customers.
"All you really have to do is sign up and show up," she said. "We take care of getting you there, making reservations, T-shirts and donuts."
Noll also noted the adventures are not necessarily ones that people need to be in top shape or in their early 20s.
Noll currently offers individual and personalized adventures. She is also working on corporate adventures for groups who are looking for possible team building trips.
For more information on the Bucket List Adventure Company, visit bucket-list-adventure-company-ohio.myshopify.com or see the company's Facebook page.