Marine Adventure Camps

The Marine Adventure Program is once again offering five- to six-day sea kayak camps for teens and youth. Small groups and experienced leaders create an ideal and safe opportunity to experience sea kayaking and the marine environment while gaining skills in paddling, marine travel, navigation, marine life and more. These active camps are full of games and activities and explore some of the most spectacular locations of our world famous BC coastline.

For more information about these programs, please contact the Marine Adventure Program at 250.370.6852 or dtyrrell@mygns.ca. Registration forms and links to online payment are below.

2018 Summer Marine Adventure Camps

Teen Marine Day Kayaking Camps (Age: 11 to 12)

Marine Adventure Program

The Teen Marine Day Kayaking Camps cover all the basics of sea kayaking for the younger paddler while exploring many of Victoria’s best paddling areas. There will be plenty of rest stops to snack, run around, and re-energize. The camp comprises ocean and lake kayak travel, outdoor skill building, teamwork and leadership activities.

When: July 9 to 13 or August 20 to 24, 2018 (these are now full); NEW 4-day Camps July 3 to 6 or August 7 to 10

Departures: 9:00 a.m. at Glenlyon Norfolk School, 1701 Beach Drive

Returns: 4:30 p.m. at Glenlyon Norfolk School, 1701 Beach Drive

Location: Glenlyon Norfolk School (1701 Beach Drive); Thetis Lake; Brentwood Bay

Cost: $295 per participant/5 days; $236 for 4 days

Spaces: 10 per camp

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Teen Discovery Kayaking Camps (Age: 13 to 14)

Teen Discovery Camps

Our Teen Discovery Kayaking Camps are very full days that include paddling basics, wet exits and rescues, and a chance at a first try at your Eskimo roll. We’ll then take our new skills over to Discovery Island for a two-night camping adventure, complete with hikes, daily paddles, games, and great food.

When: July 16 to 20 or August 13 to 17, 2018

Departures: 9:00 a.m. at Glenlyon Norfolk School, 1701 Beach Drive

Returns: 4:30 p.m. at Glenlyon Norfolk School, 1701 Beach Drive

Location: Glenlyon Norfolk School (1701 Beach Drive); Thetis Lake; Brentwood Bay

Cost: $372.75 per participant

Spaces: 10 per camp

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Contacts

Doug Tyrrell
Marine Adventure Program
250.370.6852
dtyrrell@mygns.ca