Western Educational Adventures Childrens Summer Programs
Western Educational Adventures

Summer Programs

Program Offerings

Name Description
Day Camp Program Ages 5-8, 9-11, 12-13 & 14-16, mixed genders
Overnight Camp Programs 6 & 13 day programs for kids ages, 6-8, 9-11, 12-14 & 14-16, mixed genders
Adult Summer Camp Be a kid again for the August long weekend!
Family Camp Have a summer camp experience as a family!
Swimming Lessons Private, outdoor lake and backyard pool swim lessons.
Hike Expeditions Ages 9-11 & 12-14, 15-18 mixed genders
Kayak Expedition Ages 11-14, 15-18, mixed gender
Canoe Expedition Ages 11-14, 15-18, mixed gender
Family Canoe Expedtion A fun filled learning experience for families with kids ages 9+
Custom Programs Tailored for individuals, families, schools, corporate groups, etc.

Summer Program Description

WEA offers week long Greater Victoria area summer day camp and summer overnight camp programs (with outdoor activities including canoeing, kayaking, hiking, geocaching, fire building, archery, camp cooking, campfires, wilderness navigation and running games), an outdoor swimming program, three Vancouver Island summer expedition type programs and custom outdoor programs and expeditions for young people of various ages and genders and for families. Our expedition programs include theme specific activities - hiking, canoeing or sea kayaking - and incorporate a multi-day wilderness expedition trip of varying length.

Summer Program OVERVIEW


Greater Victoria Summer Day Programs
Creek swimming hole!
Canoeing on Young Lake
mount quimper hike
Victoria, BC & Sooke, BC
AGE GENDER PROGRAM LENGTH
5-8, 9-11, 12-13 or 14-16 Mixed 5 days
PROGRAM PRICE BEFORE APR 01, 2019 HIGH SEASON PRICE
5-Day $305 + GST $355 + GST
4-Day $275 + GST $325 + GST
PROGRAM DATES AVAILABILITY
June 17 - 21, 2019 Registration Closed
June 24 - 28, 2019 Registration Closed
July 2 - 5, 2019* Registration Closed
July 8 - 12, 2019* Registration Closed
July 15 - 19, 2019* Registration Closed
July 22 - 26, 2019 Waitlisting
July 29 - Aug 2, 2019 Waitlisting
Aug 6 - 9, 2019 Limited Space Available
Aug 12 - 16, 2019 Limited Space Available
Aug 19 - 23, 2019 Limited Space Available
Aug 26 - 30, 2019 Limited Space Available
Description: Join WEA on a fun-filled, outdoor educational summer day camp program! Program activities include swimming, canoeing, kayaking, hiking, archery, geocaching, fire-building, shelter-building, camp cooking, running games and more and may vary slightly from week to week depending on weather and participant input. All of our programs are experiential and educationally focused on teaching outdoor and life skills. Your child will have learn and have fun! Transportation to the program location and an optional overnight is available. To learn about the WEA Advantage-Click here

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6 & 13 Day Overnight Camp Program

Victoria B.C. Youth Overnight Summer Camps
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cooking in the kitchen
hike group with lake
Sooke, BC
AGE GENDER PROGRAM LENGTH
6-8 Mixed 6 days
9-11, 12-14 or 15-17 Mixed 6 days or 13 days
PROGRAM PRICE BEFORE APR 01, 2019 REGULAR PRICE
6-Day $645 + GST $695 + GST
13-Day $1485 + GST $1535 + GST
6-DAY PROGRAM DATES AVAILABILITY
June 16 - 21, 2019 Registration Closed
June 23 - 28, 2019 Registration Closed
July 28 - Aug 2, 2019 Limited Space Available
Aug 4 - 9, 2019 Registration Closed
Aug 11 - 16, 2019 Limited Space Available
13-DAY PROGRAM DATES
June 16 - 28, 2019 Registration Closed
Aug 4 - 16, 2019 Registration Closed
Description: WEA's 6 day OR 13 day long overnight camp runs Sunday afternoon to Friday afternoon. During each program, group participants help choose activities like canoeing, kayaking, hiking, geocaching, fire-building, shelter-building, camp cooking, campfires, forest running games, swimming and more. In addition, each group goes on either a one night or a 4 night backcountry hiking trip. Every participant gets the opportunity to help cook more than one meal for the rest of the group! All of our programs are experiential and educationally focused on teaching outdoor and life skills. Your child will have learn and have fun! Learn more about the WEA Advantage-Click here

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Victoria B.C. Youth Overnight Summer Camps
we are rockin' it!
adult archery
kickin' back
Sooke, BC
AGE PROGRAM LENGTH PRICE
19 - 65 4 days $595 + GST
PROGRAM DATES AVAILABILITY
August 2 - 5, 2019 Space Available
Description: Loved summer camp as a kid or never got the chance to go? Well now you can with WEA's adult overnight summer camp. Do fun summer camp activities like canoeing, kayaking, hiking, geocaching, fire-building, shelter-building, camp cooking, campfires, forest running games, swimming and more. In addition, each group goes on a one night camp-out. Food, lodging & programming is included. Sorry no alcohol, smoking or drugs.

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Family Camp

Victoria B.C. Youth Overnight Summer Camps
family archery!
family canoeing
Want smore?
Sooke, BC
AGE PRICE PROGRAM LENGTH TRIP LENGTH
19+ $475 + GST 4 Days 1 Night
5 - 14 $405 + GST 4 Days 1 Night
PROGRAM DATES AVAILABILITY
August 2 - 5, 2019 Space Available
Description: WEA's 4 day family overnight camp runs Friday evening to Monday afternoon over the August long weekend. Do fun activities as a family like canoeing, kayaking, hiking, geocaching, fire-building, shelter-building, camp cooking, campfires, forest running games, swimming and more. For a finale on the last night, families participate in a wilderness camp-out. All of our programs are experiential and educationally focused on teaching outdoor and life skills. Learn more about the WEA Advantage-Click here

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Victoria Vancouver Island Private Swimming Lessons
private red cross childrens swimming lessons
Victoria BC private swimming lessons
Vancouver Island private swimming lessons
Victoria, BC
Age Gender Program Length
3 - 99 Mixed Any
# Of Participants Price/30 Min
1 $30 Tax Incl.
2 $34 Tax Incl.
3 $38 Tax Incl.
Program Dates
Registrations for summer 2019 are now being accepted!
Description: Many people swim in lakes during the summer so why are all swimming lessons only run in pools? Western Educational Adventures Inc. offers private, Red Cross swimming lessons in Greater Victoria for all ages and abilities. Our swimming lessons run in various lakes throughout the city or in your private pool! Click the "Learn More" button for more information.

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Hike Expeditions

Jaun de Fuca Trail Youth Summer Hiking Programs
youth hiking expedition
Westcoast youth hiking trip
Westcoast youth hiking camp
Sooke, BC
AGE GENDER PROPGRAM LENGTH TRIP LENGTH
9-11, 12-14 & 15-17 Mixed 5 or 8 days 4 or 5 days
PROGRAM PRICE BEFORE APR 01, 2019 REGULAR PRICE
5-Day $830 + GST $1050 + GST
8-Day $1230 + GST $1500 + GST
5-DAY PROGRAM DATES AGE AVAILABILITY
July 7 - 11, 2019 9-11 & 12-14 Registration Closed
July 14 - 18, 2019 9-11 & 12-14 Registration Closed
8-DAY PROGRAM DATES AGE AVAILABILITY
July 21 - 28, 2019 12-14 & 15-17 Registration Closed
Aug 18 - 25, 2019 12-14 & 15-17 Registration Closed
Description: Western Educational Adventures Inc.’s Hike Program is highlighted by a multiday hike through a coastal temperate rainforest on the Juan de Fuca Marine Trail. Participants will experience crossing the trail’s many suspension bridges, west coast beaches and numerous tidal pools teaming with marine life. With 3 different programs offered, participants learn how to conduct a coastal hiking expedition, become a strong leader, work as a part of a team and much more! This is a once in a lifetime experience on a rugged, wild coastline!

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Desolation Sound Youth Kayaking Expeditions
Gulf Islands Kayaking Trips
Victoria BC Youth Kayaking Trips
Victoria BC Youth Kayaking Program
Campbell River, BC
AGE GENDER PROGRAM LENGTH TRIP LENGTH
12-14 & 15-17 Mixed 14 days 9 days
PRICE BEFORE APR 01, 2019 REGULAR PRICE
$2800 + GST $3300 + GST
PROGRAM DATES
August 18 - 31, 2019 Registration Closed
Description: Spend 9 days kayaking through the Discovery Islands and Desolation Sound, one of Coastal BC’s most dynamic natural areas! Participants learn how to conduct a sea kayaking expedition, become a strong leader, work as a part of a team and much more! This is a once in a lifetime experience in Coastal BC’s warmest ocean water.

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Vancouver Island Campbell River Youth Canoe Trip
youth canoe camp
youth summer canoe programs
youth canoe trips
Campbell River, BC
AGE GENDER PROGRAM LENGTH TRIP LENGTH
12-14 & 15-17 Mixed 11 days 6 days
PRICE BEFORE APR 01, 2019 REGULAR PRICE
$1750 + GST $2250 + GST
PROGRAM DATES
July 15 - 25, 2019 Registration Closed
Description: Canoe the Sayward Forest Canoe Circuit, one of Vancouver Islands best kept secrets! During this 11 day program participants learn everything there is to know about a canoe trip including how to work as part of a team, become a strong leader, and much more! This is a once in a lifetime experience in a pristine, warm freshwater environment.

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Campbell River Family Canoe Trip
family group outdoor meal preparation
Vancouver Island family canoe trip
Family Wilderness Outing Canoe Trip
Campbell River, BC
AGE PROGRAM LENGTH TRIP LENGTH
10+ 7 days 6 days
PRICE BEFORE APR 01, 2019 REGULAR PRICE
$1350 + GST Per Person $1600 + GST Per Person
PROGRAM DATES
July 5 - 11, 2019 Registration Closed
Description: Canoe the Sayward Forest Canoe Circuit as a family, one of Vancouver Islands best kept secrets! This program is designed to give you and your family the skills necessary to go on backcountry canoe and camping trips of your own-not to mention the amazing warm lakes for swimming! During this 7 day program, families learn everything there is to know about a canoe trip including portaging, paddle storkes, camp cooking, camp set-up & much more! This is a once in a lifetime experience your kids will remember for ever!

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Custom Programs

Western Educational Adventures Custom Outdoor Programs
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BC and AB
Age Gender Program Length Trip Length
Ages 4-99 Any Any Any
Price
Calculated on a per request basis
Program Dates
On Demand
Description: Western Educational Adventures can design and run almost any custom outdoor program you can imagine in various locations across British Columbia and Alberta. While we focus on running sea kayaking, canoeing and hiking programs we also often run many other activities such as climbing, navigation training, orienteering, lifesaving courses, downhill skiing, and more!

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