Outdoor Programming

Activity DescriptionRecommended Session LengthMaximum Participants
Archery – This is an opportunity for students to try and practice a new skill. Our Facilitators will not only show your class how to safely shoot an arrow and they will also explain some of the history of archery.1 hour20
Low Ropes – Our low ropes challenge course offers a chance for participants to stretch their mental muscle while using their physical strength as well. Only inches off the ground these challenges will force students to work on communication skills, problem solving, trust and team work.1 hour20
Group Initiatives – Participants will need to work together to a high while completing these challenges. These stationary team-building activities offer a challenge to all, from Grade 3 to Retirement! Our Course includes the Zig Zag, Nitro Swing, Initiative Wall, Bermuda Triangle and More!1 hour20
Orienteering – This is an opportunity for all students to learn a new and valued skill. We have two levels of orienteering; the first level focuses on learning how to use maps and exploring with them, while the second level focuses on learning how to read a compass and follow bearings.1 hour20
Team Building – These activities help a group break the ice and develop communication, problem- solving, teamwork, respect and trust. There are hundreds of potential challenges and these can be played anywhere at camp!1 hour20
Nature/Earth – Taking the opportunity to enjoy our surroundings, we will explore and learn about the environment that surrounds us. In our interactive outdoor classroom participants will learn to identify trees and plants, and discover evidence of animals through markings and scat.Coming soon!
Wilderness Survival – Living in Northern Alberta gives us the opportunity to spend many hours outdoors. Developing skills to keep yourself safe in this environment can save a life. Choose from fire safety and building or shelter creation to begin the development of these critical outdoor skills.2 hours20
Hike – A wonderful way to enjoy our backyard. We will venture off the back of our property to explore and enjoy what nature has to offer. Small activities to help participants/students understand the beauty of nature will be enjoyed by all. (Weather Dependent)2 hours20
All Camp Experience – High energy fun played indoors or outdoors depending on game and weather. ACE (short for All Camp Experience, involving everybody) are loud, rowdy, and exciting! Choose from Camp-sized version of PIT, or the classics of Capture the Flag, Animal Game, or Hydro Pyro.1.5 hours20

High Elements

Activity DescriptionRecommended Session LengthMaximum Participants
Climbing Tower – Our three-sided tower will offer the opportunity for climbers to test their skills and push their limits, with the support of the entire group on the ground working the team belay. It is recommended that this session be booked as a two-hour block, for 15 – 20 participants.2 hours20
Giant Swing – A Challenge-By- Choice element where each student sets their own personal goal, supported by their fellow students through the thrill of a 50-foot swing. The Giant Swing allows students to push their limits and strengthen their relationships with each other by building trust and support. It is booked as a three-hour block for 18 – 20 participants.3 hours20
Zipline – A fun and exciting element of our Adventure Course. Participants climb 40 feet to the platform where they then must make a personal commitment to zip 100 feet to our gravity stop. As a Challenge-By-Choice element, each person sets their own goal to complete during this activity. This activity is available given the availability of trained facilitators. It is booked as a three-hour block for 18 – 20 participants.3 hours20