From dog sledding in Northern Ontario to sea kayaking in New Brunswick, no matter what you are looking for, we have a course for you. Our youth courses begin at age 12, and range from five to 32 days in length. You can gain a high school credit, work towards your Duke of Edinburgh’s award, and explore everything from mountains to ocean, rivers to forest. If you would like to learn more, below are a few different types of courses we offer. You can also use the Course Finder above to browse specific trips and dates. It’s time to step out, and look in.
In the words of Outward Bound’s founder, Kurt Hahn, “We are all better than we know and should we be made to realize it, we may never again be prepared to settle for anything less.”
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Explore the Rocky Mountains while developing outdoor and leadership skills with fellow queer and trans young adults in a positive and supportive environment. This is a course for 2SLGBTQ+ students to travel through Niitsitpiis-stahkoii (Blackfoot), Iyarhe Nakoda and Tsuu T’ina territory on a seven-day backpacking expedition. You and your group will hike alongside rivers, over […]
This expedition is a great opportunity to explore the wilderness with a group of peers. Learning how to paddle a canoe, or refining your skills, over the week you will build your community and explore the beautiful windswept islands of Georgian Bay. Whether you are experienced or new to expeditions this is a wonderful opportunity […]
On this course, you will be backpacking with your group through the iconic Canadian Rocky Mountains. Each day will include hiking with a multi-day pack both on trail and off-trail. You and your peers will be participating in all aspects of backcountry travel and living from route finding, navigation to setting up camp in the wilderness and learning how to live comfortably in the outdoors with minimal impact.
Develop your outdoor and interpersonal skills on this 14-day adventure in the Canadian Rockies. You will create a strong sense of community with your peers as you travel through the wilderness, learning how to work together to accomplish daily tasks and make decisions to keep you and your group thriving in the elements and returning […]