14 - 15 (Coed)
Special needs support:
Not all campers have special needs
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Outtrip Leadership: Introduction to Whitewater (July 1-14, 2018) - For campers ages 14 and 15 years of age
The Intro to Whitewater program is aimed at young leaders who are looking to develop foundational whitewater paddling skills as well as pursue their own individual growth and character development. The group is co-educational and consists of approx. 8 people plus two leadership trainers.
This two-week leadership program focuses on grasping the basics of moving water paddling. Participants will learn river theory and become familiar with whitewater paddling techniques during the first week through day trips and short overnight trips, and will venture to a classic Ontario river for a multi-day whitewater canoe trip in the second week. This program is suited for adventurous young people who want to develop their leadership skills and technical paddling ability. In this program, participants will be supported to set and achieve personal goals in a whitewater environment. They will also be encouraged to actively reflect on themselves and their personal strengths, abilities, and areas for growth. This trip also has an emphasis on having fun and being active in the great outdoors!
Outtrip Leadership: Algonquin (August 5-18, 2018) - For campers ages 14 and 15 years of age
The Outtrip Leadership: Algonquin program is aimed at young leaders looking for a unique experience building close friendships, developing tripping and camping skills, and furthering their leadership abilities. The group is co-educational and consists of approx. 8 to 10 people plus two leadership trainers. The core of the program is a 12 day canoe trip in Algonquin Provincial Park.
In this program, participants will be supported to set and achieve personal goals while on trip. They will also be encouraged to actively reflect on themselves and their personal strengths, abilities, and areas for growth. Participants will also be taught introductory navigation, campsite management, and cooking skills. This trip also has an emphasis on having fun and being active in the great outdoors!
Prerequisites: Participants must be either 14 years old or 15 years old by December 31, 2018. Participants must be strong swimmers; to this end, it is recommended that participants have their Bronze Medallion swimming level, however it is not required.
Mild Support Specialized programming
Recreational Instructional Intense or Competitive
|Location||Address||Pick up||Drop off|
|CQE London, Woodstock, or Mississauga Bus|
|London Bus Stop||2016 Dundas Street, London, ON, Canada||8:00 am||4:00 pm|
|Mississauga Bus Stop||325 Burnhamthorpe Road West, Mississauga, ON, Canada||10:00 am||2:00 pm|
|Woodstock Bus Stop||580 Bruin Blvd, Woodstock, ON, Canada||8:45 am||3:30 pm|