Age 14-16
  • Jul 18 - Jul 24
Duration 7 days
Location Manning Park, BC
Indigenous Territories Syilx Nation, Stó:lō Nation, Nlaka'pamux Nation, Confederated Tribes of the Colville Reservation
Program Options Financial Assistance
Courses / West Coast 7-Day Backpacking

West Coast 7-Day Backpacking

Ready to grab a pack and hike through the stunning mountains of Manning Park?

Join us on this exciting backpacking expedition to develop your leadership, teamwork and outdoor skills. Your group will support each other as you travel up steep inclines and learn to live out of a backpack. With the help of your instructors, the skills you learn in the backcountry can help you in school or at home.

*Please note that Outward Bound Canada now requires all staff and students to be fully vaccinated unless they are granted an exemption. Click here to read our vaccination policies.


This course is rated level 1 in social-emotional challenge and level 2 in physical challenge. Click here to learn more about the levels of difficulty.

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Image of a group of teens sitting in a line at the top of a mountain
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Image of a group of hikers. One is wearing sunglasses and holding up a peace sign
Image of a group of teens laying underneath a shelter made of tarps

Have the adventure of a lifetime and become the best version of yourself.