Join us on one of our fun filled, educational winter Pro - D Day outdoor programs for youth and children! WEA is offering 2 different programs for youth and children in the Greater Victoria B.C. area this winter: 1. Local Programs - program activities include hiking, snow fort building (if we find snow), geocaching, navigation, orienteering, fire building, forest running games and survival skills, and 2. Youth winter adventure programs, which include a trip to the mountains on Vancouver Island to build snow caves, go snowshoeing, learn about winter survival, etc. Lunch & Dinner is included in our Winter Pro - D Day programs. All of our programs are educationally focused, which means your children will not only have a great experience, but will learn something too!
|7 - 13||Mixed||1 Day|
|PROGRAM||PRICE BEFORE DEC 18, 2018||REGULAR PRICE||NOTES|
|Camp Barnard||$60 + GST||$75 + GST||Does not include transportation or food|
|Winter Skills||$145 + GST||$160 + GST||Includes transportation & food|
|CAMP BARNARD TRANSPORTATION ADD-ON||PRICE|
|RETURN TRIP (when available)||$20 + GST|
|PROGRAM||START TIME||END TIME|
|Camp Barnard||Feb 15, 2019||Space Available|
|Winter Skills||Feb 15, 2019||Registration Closed|
Our winter pro-d day Camp Barnard program is a fun-filled day of outdoor activity. Activities will be decided by the kids based on the weather. Choices are: fire-building, shelter-building, forest games, nature exploration, archery & more! No to worry about the weather, we have access to heated shelter to use as needed.
Camp Barnard is in Sooke, 3202 Young Lake Rd, Sooke, BC V9Z 0J6. Programs run from 0915-16:15 daily. Supervision can be available from 08:30-17:00 if requested and pre arranged at least one week before camp commencement, just in case you have to work!
Programs running in Sooke, BC (Camp Barnard & Mount Manual Quimper) have optional transportation available. All other programs do not.
|LOCATION||AM DEPARTURE||PM ARRIVAL||NOTES|
|Bayside Middle School (Central Saanich)||07:25||18:15||Bayside Middle School Parking Lot|
|Reynolds Park (Saanich)||08:05||17:30||Lasalle St off of Reynolds Rd in Saanich|
|Marigold Elementary (Saanich)||08:20||17:15||Grange Rd off of Burnside Rd.|
|West Hills (Langford)||08:50||16:55||Public lot next to Westhills Stadium on Langford Pkwy|
Water bottle, backpack, lunch, sunscreen, hat, rain jacket, rain pants, warm jacket, gloves, warm pants, rubber boots, running shoes, hiking boots (optional but highly recommended), swimsuit, towel, clothes suitable for running in and a change of clothes. The program will run rain or shine!
Our pro-d day Winter Skills program is designed to expose kids to the snowy, winter environment that they don't often get to experience. They get to do activities like build snow forts, go snowshoeing, learn about winter survival & safety, light winter fires and more! This program is a very long day, as depedning on weather, it may take a few hours to get to the snow!
|LOCATION||AM DEPARTURE||PM ARRIVAL||NOTES|
|Reynolds Park (Saanich)||06:30||19:30||Lasalle St off of Reynolds Rd in Saanich|
|West Hills (Langford)||07:00||19:00||Public lot next to Westhills Stadium on Langford Pkwy|
Water bottle, backpack, sunscreen, hat, toque or warm hat, rain jacket, winter jacket, rain pants, ski pants, snow boots, rubber boots, 2 pairs of ski gloves, running shoes, extra layers, clothes suitable for running in and a change of clothes. The program will run rain or shine!
Western Educational Adventures takes safety seriously. Not only do we want our participants to have an exceptional time, but just as importantly, we want them to return home safe and sound. All of Western Educational Adventures staff are certified in high level first aid and have years of experience managing risk in the outdoors. You won’t find a more qualified staff team anywhere else!
"Landon took our family on a sea kayak paddle starting out of Victoria. This was our first time sea kayaking but we felt confident in Landon keeping our trip safe and enjoyable. In little time we were safely paddling and navigating the water. It was a great day!"
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