Interested in: Ontario Wilderness: 2-Week Canoeing Expedition

Run by Outward Bound Canada
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Outward Bound Canada

Ontario Wilderness: 2-Week Canoeing Expedition


Run by Outward Bound Canada

About this Overnight Camp

  • Overnight Camp
  • Age 16 - 18+ (Coed)
  • Specialized in Adventure (multi) and Leadership (multi)—offers 13 activities
  • 1 session date to choose from
  • Cost starting from $4,575
  • Busing not available
  • Special needs support available  

This camp is designed to build the following character traits:

  • Resilience: Participants will step out of the comfort of daily routines and into an adventurous and exciting, yet foreign and uncertain environment. Using the course's challenges, instructors will teach participants how to transfer the skills they learned to their everyday lives.
  • Interpersonal skills: Participants will create a strong sense of community with their peers as they travel through the wilderness, learning how to work together to accomplish daily tasks and make decisions.

Please note this course is now FULL. Join the waitlist today!

While paddling with your team through the deep, enchanting waters of this ancient forest, you’ll not only improve your paddling and camping skills, but also make new friends, create lifelong memories, and gain important leadership and teamwork skills that will serve you well in school, work, and life.

Area & activities

The 96 km of the Kipawa Tuk Tuk loop are the perfect setting for an unforgettable flatwater canoe trip this summer. The area is located in the traditional territories of the Omàmìwininìwag and Anishinabewaki Peoples.

Your group will paddle ancient canoe routes through landscapes of maple-covered hills and rugged ridges, where you’ll improve your paddling techniques and learn rescue methods. You’ll also gain a range of valuable skills including map reading and navigation, camping knowledge, Leave No Trace ethics, and the art of teamwork and leadership.

Don’t worry about gear: we have everything you need for the expedition, and you can also borrow personal items from our gear library if needed. Be prepared for portages that require teamwork.

Learning outcomes

Our expert instructors will guide you through unique challenges that require your group to work together to solve problems, reflect on your journey, and discuss how to apply your skills and what you’ve learned when you return home. The course is designed to have a lasting and measurable impact in three key areas:

  • Improved resilience – Improve your mental and physical health and learn how to overcome challenges to succeed.
  • Better leadership and teamwork skills – Learn the skills you need to succeed in school, work and life by becoming more confident, cooperative and a respectful team member.
  • Stronger connection to nature – Develop a lifelong relationship with nature
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Session Dates and Rates

Jul 01 - 14. '24
Algonquin Park, ON
Ontario 60


Special Needs Support

Mild Support       Specialized programming

  Autism Spectrum Disorder
  Down Syndrome
  Hearing loss
  Intellectual disability
  Physical Disability
  Tourettes Syndrome
  Troubled Teens
  Vision loss


  Recreational         Instructional      
  Intense or Competitive

  Leadership Training
  Mindfulness Training
  Social Justice
  Survival skills
  Wilderness Out-tripping
  Wilderness Skills


Ontario Wilderness: 2-Week Canoeing Expedition is run by Outward Bound Canada.

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