Sign up for an Outward Bound Canada course today and get the credit you need while also taking part in an unforgettable journey that could change your life forever. Build skills, make new friends, and explore some of the world’s most incredible landscapes - and do it all in Canada’s own breathtaking backyard.
Don’t let the adventure of a lifetime pass you by, book your dream summer today!
The courses listed below offer High School Credit options and have still have spaces available for this summer. To view a list of courses that offer Duke of Edinburgh's Award options, click here.
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.
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.
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.
Discover something new about yourself. Take away something inspiring and personal. Gain skills, training and unforgettable experiences that will give you the confidence to achieve even more in your life. This and much more awaits on Rocky Mountain Discovery.
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.
Immerse yourself in the world of reflective writing, poetry, Indigenous texts, and discussion while experiencing the beauty and grandeur of Temagami in Ontario’s near- North. Develop a deeper understanding of your course material as you learn how it connects with the local area, history, and culture as well as the activities and outdoor skills that you will learn first-hand while camping and canoeing across Temagami’s adventure-inspiring landscapes.
Develop the classically Canadian craft of flatwater paddling on this 21-day adventure in the jaw-dropping Temagami region. Discover how to make powerful choices that lead to success, how to overcome challenges, and how there’s more in you than you know.
The word adventure is practically synonymous with the Canadian Rocky Mountains. Let this breathtaking natural landscape inspire you each day as you challenge yourself and learn more about who you are and what you have to offer. Travel the Rockies and take on new experiences that will leave a lasting imprint on your life.