NEW
AGE
19+
LENGTH
8 days
TYPE
Fundraising Expedition
COST
7,000+
COURSE DATES
Aug 25 - Aug 31, 2016
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Have the unique experience of paddling the Nahanni River, a UNESCO World Heritage Site that attracts visitors from around the world for its spectacular scenery. Outward Bound Canada’s Reach Beyond Fundraising Expeditions are a unique opportunity for you to achieve something incredible while making a difference.

NEW
AGE
15 > 17
LENGTH
5 days
TYPE
Duke of Edinburgh’s Award Option
COST
1099
COURSE DATES
Aug 29 - Sep 2, 2016
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This is a perfect option for B.C. students ages 15 to 17 who are looking to complete their Duke of Edinburgh Award Gold or Silver Adventurous Journey in one go! Hike for 5 days in one of the world's most stunning and unforgettable landscapes. Learn new skills and develop friendships and perspectives that will last a lifetime!

NEW
AGE
15 > 17
LENGTH
5 days
TYPE
Duke of Edinburgh’s Award Option
COST
1099
COURSE DATES
Jun 27 - Jul 1, 2016
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This is a perfect option for B.C. students ages 15 to 17 who are looking to complete their Duke of Edinburgh Award Gold or Silver Adventurous Journey in one go! Paddle for 5 days in one of the world's most stunning and unforgettable landscapes. Learn new skills and develop friendships and perspectives that will last a lifetime!

NEW
AGE
19+
LENGTH
12 days
TYPE
Fundraising Expedition
COST
6,000+
COURSE DATES
Jan 15 - Jan 26, 2017
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On this expedition you have the chance to climb Mt. Kilimanjaro, which, at 19,340ft, is the world’s highest freestanding mountain.Outward Bound Canada’s Reach Beyond Fundraising Expeditions are a unique opportunity for you to achieve something incredible while making a difference in the lives of others.

AGE
16 > 18
LENGTH
17 days
TYPE
High School Credit Option
COST
4,839
COURSE DATES
Jul 6 - Jul 22, 2016
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Aug 10 - Aug 26, 2016
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Explore the Bay of Fundy area by kayak and on foot while learning how to work effectively with a group, how to feel empowered in your interactions with others, and how to be a fair and powerful leader.

AGE
15 > 17
LENGTH
21 days
TYPE
High School Credit Option
COST
4,099
COURSE DATES
Aug 10 - Aug 30, 2016
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Learn how to canoe on flat water while working in a team to learn how to make powerful choices that lead to success, how to overcome significant challenges, and how to achieve more than you ever thought possible.

AGE
15 > 16
LENGTH
21 days
TYPE
High School Credit Option
COST
4,099
COURSE DATES
Jul 7 - Jul 27, 2016
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Learn how to paddle whitewater while discovering who you are and learning how to make powerful choices, and how to work with others in order to overcome challenges and achieve success.

AGE
16 > 18
LENGTH
21 days
TYPE
High School Credit Option
COST
4,409
COURSE DATES
Aug 9 - Aug 29, 2016
CLICK TO register  1 spaces available, register today!

Paddle and portage your way around and through rapid after rapid in the historic James Bay region, while getting the leadership training and confidence to achieve more than ever when you return to your life at home.

AGE
14 > 18
LENGTH
10 days
TYPE
Duke of Edinburgh’s Award Option
COST
2,529
COURSE DATES
Jul 25 - Aug 3, 2016
(AGES 14-16)
CLICK TO register  This course is currently full. Please call an Admissions Co-ordinator
at 1-888-688-9273 to be placed on the waiting list for this course.
Aug 22 - Aug 31, 2016
(AGES 16-18)
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Working with a group, taking responsibility for your choices or dealing with how your actions and attitude affect your outcomes are just some of the challenges you will face on this course, however, you will return home ready to take on anything.

AGE
15 > 16
LENGTH
11 days
TYPE
Duke of Edinburgh’s Award Option
COST
2,529
COURSE DATES
Jul 11 - Jul 21, 2016
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Pushing yourself to take on a whitewater paddling expedition will teach you more than you know. Our goal is for you to return home seeing all that you are capable of and feeling empowered to make responsible decision.

AGE
16 > 19
LENGTH
32 days
TYPE
High School Credit Option
COST
5,149
COURSE DATES
Jul 3 - Aug 3, 2016
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at 1-888-688-9273 to be placed on the waiting list for this course.

If you’re looking for a course that really allows your leadership potential to shine, this course will have you return home ready to take an up-front role in your school, amongst your peers or within your neighbourhood and surrounding community.

AGE
14
LENGTH
14 days
TYPE
Boys Only
COST
3,359
COURSE DATES
Jul 10 - Jul 23, 2016
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Boys today often do not experience a clear right of passage. This course is designed to help boys decide what kind of men they want to become and teach them how to take charge of their lives and realize all they are capable of.

AGE
16 > 18
LENGTH
17 days
TYPE
High School Credit Option
COST
3,679
COURSE DATES
Aug 8 - Aug 24, 2016
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This course helps youth at risk to develop healthier relationships at school, in their home life, with their peers and within their community. You will achieve more than you ever thought possible and emerge more confident, resilient and motivated!

AGE
14 > 15
LENGTH
17 days
TYPE
High School Credit Option
COST
4,119
COURSE DATES
Jul 7 - Jul 23, 2016
CLICK TO register  4 spaces available, register today!
Jul 29 - Aug 14, 2016
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You and your group will set challenging goals and learn what it takes to reach them. You’ll have learned how to grow from challenges that you encounter and you may discover something unexpected about yourself along the way.

AGE
16 > 18
LENGTH
21 days
TYPE
High School Credit Option
COST
4,139
COURSE DATES
Jul 5 - Jul 25, 2016
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Jul 27 - Aug 16, 2016
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Aug 5 - Aug 25, 2016
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This course is designed to give you a model for approaching uncertain or intense situations with confidence and from a position of leadership – whether the circumstances are physically, mentally, or emotionally difficult.

AGE
16 > 18
LENGTH
18 days
TYPE
High School Credit Option
COST
4,139
COURSE DATES
Jul 12 - Jul 29, 2016
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Travelling long distances through the mountains will require you to rely on one another and to cooperate; canoeing will teach you how to work with your group, and take charge where needed. In the end, you will walk away feeling that you are capable of anything.

AGE
19+
LENGTH
14 days
TYPE
Outdoor/Experiential Ed Training
COST
3,149
COURSE DATES
Jun 10 - Jun 23, 2016
CLICK TO apply  This course is currently full. Please call an Admissions Co-ordinator
at 1-888-688-9273 to be placed on the waiting list for this course.

Whether you are thinking of a new career or expanding your training, this course focuses on industry craft - ensuring you walk away with top-quality training in outdoor skills and leading adventurous journeys using the Outward Bound process model.

AGE
25+
LENGTH
8 days
TYPE
Adult Course
COST
2,059
COURSE DATES
Jul 31 - Aug 7, 2016
CLICK TO register  This course is currently full. Please call an Admissions Co-ordinator
at 1-888-688-9273 to be placed on the waiting list for this course.

The course is designed to help adults who are seeking greater clarity – perhaps in times of challenge and transition – who need space to reflect on their lives or who want to learn or deepen a meditation practice, or who simply want to walk their own path more deeply.

AGE
16 > 18
LENGTH
15 days
TYPE
High School Credit Option
COST
2,049
COURSE DATES
Aug 8 - Aug 26, 2016
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This urban-based high school credit day program will be a journey that teaches you how to work effectively with a group, how to feel empowered in your interactions with others and how to lead a group. You’ll never look at Toronto the same way again.

AGE
12 > 18
LENGTH
4 nights
TYPE
Duke of Edinburgh’s Award Option
COST
669
COURSE DATES
Jul 4 - Jul 8, 2016
(AGES 12-15)
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Jul 18 - Jul 22, 2016
(AGES 12-15)
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Jul 25 - Jul 29, 2016
(AGES 16-18)
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Aug 8 - Aug 12, 2016
(AGES 12-15)
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at 1-888-688-9273 to be placed on the waiting list for this course.
Aug 15 - Aug 19, 2016
(AGES 16-18)
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Aug 22 - Aug 26, 2016
(AGES 12-15)
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This 5-day, 4 night course will introduce you to new adventures in the outdoors and start you on an inspiring journey to help you to realize all that you are capable of. Climb, canoe, camp, explore who you are and challenge yourself all right within Toronto.

NEW
AGE
12 > 16
LENGTH
4 nights
TYPE
Duke of Edinburgh’s Award Option
COST
599
COURSE DATES
Jul 18 - Jul 22, 2016
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Aug 8 - Aug 12, 2016
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Aug 22 - Aug 26, 2016
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This 5-day, 4 night course will introduce you to new adventures in the outdoors and start you on an inspiring journey to help you to realize all that you are capable of. Climb, paddle, camp, explore who you are and challenge yourself all right within Vancouver.

NEW
AGE
16 > 18
LENGTH
21 days
TYPE
High School Credit Option
COST
4,729
COURSE DATES
Jul 6 - Jul 26, 2016
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Aug 2 - Aug 22, 2016
CLICK TO register  2 spaces available, register today!

Sea kayak, surf and camp along the beautiful, clear blue waters of Vancouver Island's west coast. This stunning environment, a UNESCO biosphere reserve, is an incredible teacher and you will come away from this course having learned how to work effectively with a group, how to feel empowered in your interactions with others, and how to be a fair and powerful leader.

NEW
AGE
15 > 16
LENGTH
10 days
TYPE
Duke of Edinburgh’s Award Option
COST
2,429
COURSE DATES
Jul 7 - Jul 16, 2016
CLICK TO register  This course is currently full. Please call an Admissions Co-ordinator
at 1-888-688-9273 to be placed on the waiting list for this course.
Aug 11 - Aug 20, 2016
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Sea kayaking through beautiful Clayoquot Sound is an awe-inspiring way to tackle this course. After days of paddling, exploring, camping and learning how to lead and navigate the group, you will return home ready to take charge of your life and having fully realized all that you are capable of.

AGE
20+
LENGTH
8 days
TYPE
Adult Course
COST
2,549
COURSE DATES
Jul 17 - Jul 24, 2016
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at 1-888-688-9273 to be placed on the waiting list for this course.

This course takes traditional mindfulness practices and blend them with the classic elements of an Outward Bound course. You'll experience an unforgettable 8-day expedition on beautiful Vancouver Island, which will leave you more present, relaxed and aware of who you are, and help you feel ready to take on new paths or challenges at home.

AGE
16+
LENGTH
4 days
TYPE
Certification
COST
669
COURSE DATES
Apr 14 - Apr 17, 2016
This course has run for this year.
May 12 - May 15, 2016
This course has run for this year.

This WMA certification course is designed for the unique demands of remote settings, introducing you to backcountry medicine and wilderness medical protocols.

AGE
16+
LENGTH
2 days
TYPE
Certification
COST
329
COURSE DATES
Mar 19 - Mar 20, 2016
This course has run for this year.
May 7 - May 8, 2016
This course has run for this year.
Jun 25 - Jun 26, 2016
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at 1-888-688-9273 to be placed on the waiting list for this course.
Oct 3 - Oct 4, 2016
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Dec 5 - Dec 6, 2016
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This WMA-led certification course is designed as an introduction to wilderness emergency care, the goal being to equip participants with the basic knowledge and skills to adapt first-aid techniques to the demands of wilderness locations.

AGE
16+
LENGTH
4 days
TYPE
Certification
COST
595
COURSE DATES
Apr 21 - Apr 24, 2016
This course has run for this year.

This WMA certification course is designed for graduates of the Wilderness Advanced First Aid who want to continue their training and upgrade their certification to the Wilderness First Responder level.

AGE
14 > 18
LENGTH
7 days
TYPE
Duke of Edinburgh’s Award Option
COST
1,569
COURSE DATES
Mar 13 - Mar 19, 2016
Enrolment Closed
This course has run for this year.

On this course, guiding a dog-sled team will teach you effective communication and team work while snowshoeing and winter camping will teach you how to push your boundaries, when to slow down and take care of yourself and when to rely on others.

AGE
19 >30
LENGTH
14 days
TYPE
Adult Course
COST
3,659
COURSE DATES
Jun 15 - Jun 28, 2016
CLICK TO register  2 spaces available, register today!

This course is designed to help young adults figure out their direction in life - whether that’s deciding on a career path, where to live, who your true friends are, what kind of relationship you are looking for or just how to be your best self.