All Summer Courses - Outward Bound Canada Outward Bound Canada

There's no better time than now to start planning your perfect Summer '17!

Celebrate Canada's 150th birthday with an adventure that you'll remember for the rest of your life... and one with the potential to even change your life.

See what's on offer for Summer '17 with Outward Bound Canada:

AGE
16 > 19
LENGTH
32 days
TYPE
High School Credit Option
COST
5,249 + tax
COURSE DATES
Jul 7 - Aug 7, 2017
CLICK TO register  3 spaces available, register today!

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.

AGE
25+
LENGTH
8 days
TYPE
Adult Course
COST
2,099 + tax
COURSE DATES
Jul 30 - Aug 6, 2017
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Take a well-deserved opportunity to unplug from the stresses of everyday life and plug in to the healing power of the natural world. Challenge yourself, get the space you need to reflect and recharge, and learn techniques that will help you gain greater clarity - and do it all against the breathtaking backdrop of the great Canadian Rockies!

AGE
15 > 16
LENGTH
11 days
TYPE
Duke of Edinburgh’s Award Option
COST
2,779 + tax
COURSE DATES
Jul 13 - Jul 23, 2017
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Pushing yourself to take on a whitewater paddling expedition will teach you more than you know. Our goal is for you to return home seeing all that you are capable of and feeling empowered to make responsible decision.

NEW
AGE
16 > 19
LENGTH
15 days
TYPE
High School Credit Option
COST
2,099 + tax
COURSE DATES
Aug 7 - Aug 25, 2017
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This urban-based high school credit day program will be a journey that teaches you how to work effectively with a group, how to feel empowered in your interactions with others and how to lead a group. You’ll never look at Toronto the same way again.

AGE
19 >30
LENGTH
14 days
TYPE
Adult Course
COST
3,739 + tax
COURSE DATES
Aug 16 - Aug 29, 2017
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This course is designed to help young adults figure out their direction in life - whether that’s deciding on a career path, where to live, who your true friends are, what kind of relationship you are looking for or just how to be your best self.

NEW
AGE
15 > 18
LENGTH
5 days
TYPE
Duke of Edinburgh's Award Option
COST
699 + tax
COURSE DATES
Jul 31 - Aug 4, 2017
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This 5-day, 4 night course will introduce you to new adventures in the outdoors and start you on an inspiring journey to help you to realize all that you are capable of. Climb, canoe, camp, explore who you are and challenge yourself all within the Hamilton region.

AGE
14 > 18
LENGTH
10 days
TYPE
Duke of Edinburgh’s Award Option
COST
2,579 + tax
COURSE DATES
Jul 25 - Aug 3, 2017
(AGES 14-16)
CLICK TO register  4 spaces available, register today!
Aug 9 - Aug 18, 2017
(AGES 16-18)
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Working with a group, taking responsibility for your choices or dealing with how your actions and attitude affect your outcomes are just some of the challenges you will face on this course, however, you will return home ready to take on anything.

AGE
12 > 18
LENGTH
4 nights
TYPE
Duke of Edinburgh’s Award Option
COST
699 + tax
COURSE DATES
Jul 10 - Jul 14, 2017
(AGES 15-18)
CLICK TO register  This course is currently full. Please call an Admissions Co-ordinator
at 1-888-688-9273 to be placed on the waiting list for this course.
Jul 17 - Jul 21, 2017
(AGES 12-15 & AGES 15-18)
CLICK TO register  This course is currently full. Please call an Admissions Co-ordinator
at 1-888-688-9273 to be placed on the waiting list for this course.
Jul 24 - Jul 28, 2017
(AGES 12-15 & AGES 15-18)
CLICK TO register  This course is currently full. Please call an Admissions Co-ordinator
at 1-888-688-9273 to be placed on the waiting list for this course.
Jul 31 - Aug 4, 2017
(AGES 12-15)
CLICK TO register  3 spaces available, register today!
Aug 14 - Aug 18, 2017
(AGES 15-18)
CLICK TO register  This course is currently full. Please call an Admissions Co-ordinator
at 1-888-688-9273 to be placed on the waiting list for this course.
Aug 21 - Aug 25, 2017
(AGES 12-15 & AGES 15-18)
CLICK TO register  This course is currently full. Please call an Admissions Co-ordinator
at 1-888-688-9273 to be placed on the waiting list for this course.

This 5-day, 4 night course will introduce you to new adventures in the outdoors and start you on an inspiring journey to help you to realize all that you are capable of. Climb, canoe, camp, explore who you are and challenge yourself all right within Toronto.

AGE
16 > 18
LENGTH
17 days
TYPE
High School Credit Option
COST
4,929 + tax
COURSE DATES
Jul 4 - Jul 20, 2017
CLICK TO register  3 spaces available, register today!
Aug 10 - Aug 26, 2017
CLICK TO register  5 spaces available, register today!

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.

AGE
16 > 18
LENGTH
21 days
TYPE
High School Credit Option
COST
4,829 + tax
COURSE DATES
Jul 5 - Jul 25, 2017
CLICK TO register  2 spaces available, register today!
Aug 2 - Aug 22, 2017
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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.

NEW
AGE
13 > 18
LENGTH
5 days
TYPE
Duke of Edinburgh's Award Option
COST
1,249 + tax
COURSE DATES
Aug 15 - Aug 19, 2017
(AGES 14-18)
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Hike along the Fundy Footpath, exploring sandy beaches, towering rockcliffs, and old growth forests that have been around since Samuel de Champlain explored over 400 years ago! Amazing marine life – seals, seabirds, eagles, porpoises and whales – can be found in these world-renowned waters, which boast the highest tides on the planet.

NEW
AGE
15 > 16
LENGTH
10 days
TYPE
Duke of Edinburgh’s Award Option
COST
2,479 + tax
COURSE DATES
Jul 10 - Jul 19, 2017
CLICK TO register  3 spaces available, register today!
Aug 9 - Aug 18, 2017
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Sea kayaking through beautiful Clayoquot Sound is an awe-inspiring way to tackle this course. After days of paddling, exploring, camping and learning how to lead and navigate the group, you will return home ready to take charge of your life and having fully realized all that you are capable of.

NEW
AGE
14 > 16
LENGTH
10 days
TYPE
Duke of Edinburgh's Award Option
COST
2,039 + tax
COURSE DATES
Jul 26 - Aug 4, 2017
CLICK TO register  1 spaces available, register today!

Journey through the world famous Bay of Fundy, hiking on some of the most incredible trails on the planet, and learn new skills on an incredible adventure that you'll remember for the rest of your life.

AGE
15 > 18
LENGTH
21 days
TYPE
High School Credit Option
COST
4,179 + tax
COURSE DATES
Aug 4 - Aug 24, 2017
CLICK TO register  1 spaces available, register today!

Learn how to canoe on flat water while working in a team to learn how to make powerful choices that lead to success, how to overcome significant challenges, and how to achieve more than you ever thought possible.

AGE
16 > 18
LENGTH
21 days
TYPE
High School Credit Option
COST
4,499 + tax
COURSE DATES
Aug 1 - Aug 21, 2017
CLICK TO register  3 spaces available, register today!

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.

AGE
14
LENGTH
14 days
TYPE
Boys Only
COST
3,429 + tax
COURSE DATES
Jul 11 - Jul 24, 2017
CLICK TO register  This course is currently full. Please call an Admissions Co-ordinator
at 1-888-688-9273 to be placed on the waiting list for this course.

Boys today often do not experience a clear rite of passage. This course is designed to help boys decide what kind of men they want to become and teach them how to take charge of their lives and realize all they are capable of.

AGE
14 > 15
LENGTH
17 days
TYPE
High School Credit Option
COST
4,199+ tax
COURSE DATES
Aug 2 - Aug 18, 2017
CLICK TO register  2 spaces available, register today!

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.

NEW
AGE
14 > 18
LENGTH
10 days
TYPE
Duke of Edinburgh's Award Option
COST
2,479 + tax
COURSE DATES
Jul 12 - Jul 21, 2017
(AGES 16-18)
CLICK TO register  This course is currently full. Please call an Admissions Co-ordinator
at 1-888-688-9273 to be placed on the waiting list for this course.
Aug 2 - Aug 11, 2017
(AGES 14-15)
CLICK TO register  This course is currently full. Please call an Admissions Co-ordinator
at 1-888-688-9273 to be placed on the waiting list for this course.

Hiking through the breathtaking Canadian Rockies, you and your group will learn a variety of life skills, working both together and individually to meet daily goals and move forward in your journey. Your instructors will guide you and teach you how to take care of yourself in the wilderness, and you'll come away feeling accomplished after an adventure you'll never forget.

NEW
AGE
14 > 18
LENGTH
5 days
TYPE
Duke of Edinburgh’s Award Option
COST
1099 + tax
COURSE DATES
Jul 24 - Jul 28, 2017
CLICK TO register 
Aug 23 - Aug 27, 2017
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Hike for five days in one of the world's most stunning and unforgettable landscapes, while working to complete your Duke of Edinburgh's Award Bronze or Silver Adventurous Journey in one go, or your Gold practice, qualifying or Residential Project. Learn new skills and develop friendships and perspectives that will last a lifetime!

NEW
AGE
14 > 18
LENGTH
5 days
TYPE
Duke of Edinburgh’s Award Option
COST
1099 + tax
COURSE DATES
Aug 9 - Aug 13, 2017
CLICK TO register 

Paddle for five days in one of the world's most stunning and unforgettable landscapes, while working to complete your Duke of Edinburgh's Award Bronze or Silver Adventurous Journey in one go, or your Gold practice, qualifying or Residential Project. Learn new skills and develop friendships and perspectives that will last a lifetime!

NEW
AGE
20+
LENGTH
14 days
TYPE
Adult Course
COST
3,849 + tax
COURSE DATES
Aug 6 - Aug 19, 2017
CLICK TO register  This course is currently full. Please call an Admissions Co-ordinator
at 1-888-688-9273 to be placed on the waiting list for this course.

Immerse yourself wholly into a new experience in the natural world that is both restorative and empowering. Explore one of the world’s most breathtaking seascapes and take on challenges of both body and mind, exploring not only the unforgettable physical environment around you, but your own strengths and abilities as well.

NEW
AGE
21+
LENGTH
11 days
TYPE
Fundraising Expedition
COST
5,000+
COURSE DATES
Sep 10 - Sep 20, 2017
CLICK TO inquire 

Widely considered one of the most breathtaking natural landscapes on earth, “The Land of Fire and Ice” looks like something out of a fairy tale. Black sands, steaming fissures, gleaming glaciers, and hillsides of florescent green moss… this is a land of extremes.

AGE
16 > 18
LENGTH
21 days
TYPE
High School Credit Option
COST
4,229 + tax
COURSE DATES
Jul 11 - Jul 31, 2017
CLICK TO register  This course is currently full. Please call an Admissions Co-ordinator
at 1-888-688-9273 to be placed on the waiting list for this course.
Jul 28 - Aug 17, 2017
CLICK TO register  This course is currently full. Please call an Admissions Co-ordinator
at 1-888-688-9273 to be placed on the waiting list for this course.
Aug 4 - Aug 24, 2017
CLICK TO register  This course is currently full. Please call an Admissions Co-ordinator
at 1-888-688-9273 to be placed on the waiting list for this course.

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.

AGE
19+
LENGTH
14 days
TYPE
Outdoor/Experiential Ed Training
COST
3,219 + tax
COURSE DATES
Jun 7 - Jun 20, 2017
This course has run for this year.

Whether you are thinking of a new career or expanding your training, this course focuses on industry craft - ensuring you walk away with top-quality training in outdoor skills and leading adventurous journeys using the Outward Bound process model.
Internship opportunities available.