Fall & Spring Activities

From the beginning of the school term in September to the final days of June, there are activities to enhance your Outdoor Education program. Develop a cohesive team or for your last hurrah at the end of the school year, teach your own classes or select from those taught by our Outdoor Education Staff (CA); you decide by choosing the package that suits your school best. Program activities run from 9:00 a.m. to 5:30 p.m daily.

 

Activities Included in ALL Packages

  • Ping Pong
  • Toss Blanket
  • Play Structure
  • Shooshing Boards
  • Beach Volleyball
  • Shuffleboard
  • Tether Ball

Archery (CA only)

Students are introduced to the basics of archery. The class challenges students to develop and master personal technique.

Climbing Wall (CA only)

Enjoy the excitement and challenge of our 32 foot wall with instruction and encouragement from our skilled resource staff.

Cooperative Games (CA or School)

These activities inspire group cooperation while building and strengthening group dynamics. Some of these activities include shooshing, human knot, group juggling etc.

Emergency Shelter Building (CA or School)

Students learn to provide a quick respite from the cold, wind or other inclement weather conditions.

Fire Building & Bannock (CA only)

Students use natural materials to learn basic fire building skills and have an opportunity to cook bannock.

Initiative Tasks (CA or School)

Students will be asked to problem solve through team work. This promotes the building of self esteem, group cooperation and leadership skills.

Indoor Heated Pool (CA or School)

After a full day of activities, teachers and students can enjoy a swim in our indoor heated pool (30X50 ft.) or relax in our hot tub. Available for day and evening programming.

Hayrides (CA only)

Enjoy a leisurely tractor-drawn wagon ride through our scenic trails. Available for day or evening programing.

Swing Shot (CA only)

Get a new perspective from the top of our Swing Shot! Just like a playground swing, except on a bigger scale, and a lake view that will take your breath away.

High Ropes Course (CA only)

How often do you get to swing from ropes, balance on wooden beams and free fall from 30 ft in the air? Our ropes course is great for personal growth and team building. Over come your fear and give it a try.

Zipline (CA only)

Ready for the thrill of your life? Climb up over 40 feet, jump off the platform and zip along the wire until you’ve reached the bottom; it’s like nothing else we have at camp!

Nature Hike (CA or School)

A guided nature hike that allows students to observe and become acclimatized to our natural environment. Students will encounter many types of plants and signs of wildlife.

Orienteering (CA or School)

Introduces the students to the use of a map to help them travel in unfamiliar territory. They will gain an understanding of accurate transferring of information (compass work optional).

Trail Rides (CA only)

Experience the adventure of horseback riding on our scenic trails. The class begins with basic riding and safety instruction before heading off on the trails. Fall & Spring – choose from our 1 hour or 1½ hour classes. Winter – 1 hour classes are offered. Minimum 4 people, maximum 10 per ride.

Instincts for Survival (CA or School)

A simulation of life in the Manitoba woods. Students take on the role of a herbivore, omnivore or carnivore and their goal is to collect food and water while avoiding predators. This is an excellent large group activity.