Learning Through Adventure!

Education & Outdoor Recreation

Great Moose Adventures

Outdoor Education, Wilderness Retreats & Canadian Culture

Summer 2017
See below for programs, dates and registration

New this year - Science Camp!
5 day, sleep over camp, focusing on exploring and investigating the wonderful world of Science.
Kids aged 6 to 12 will have the opportunity to learn about chemistry, biology and physics within our natural environment - all the while having lots of fun and making new friends. Activities include:
  • hands-on science experiments
  • plant and animal study
  • nights hikes for owl calling and star gazing
  • swimming, canoeing and camping
  • arts & crafts with natural materials
  • games, challenges and forest activities

Costs - $480 plus HST

Monday @ 8:30 to Friday @ 3:00

*Transportation available!

Scroll down to check availability, register and make a payment!

Forest Rangers Day Camp
(ages 4 - 12)
$250 no HST
9:00 to 3:30pm
Facilitated by experienced outdoor educators, our day camp is education based; focusing on outdoor exploration, physical exercise and developing healthy life skills.

A typical day includes:
  • healthy,  home-cooked lunches
  • educational, creative exploration
  • arts & crafts with natural materials
  • swimming & canoeing
  • high energy games & activities
Optional sleepover camps are available on Wednesday & Thursday nights for $50 plus HST

Transportation - Bus service is available for all campers:

Bracebridge -  8:00 am & 4:00 pm @ $80 plus HST per week

Gravenhurst - 8:30 am & 3:30pm @ $60 plus HST per week


* participants skipping bus rides due to overnight camp-outs will receive a Great Moose ball cap, t-shirt or headband  for everyday missed.


* For parents providing transportation,

drop off @ 9:00 & pick-up @ 3:30

Early drop/late pick-up available:

7:30 am to 4:30pm = $60 per week

7:30 am to 5:30pm = $80 per week

Voyageurs Overnight Camp
(ages 6-12)
$480 plus HST
Monday @ 8:30 to Friday @ 3:00

Our Voyageur program is the ideal overnight camp for younger campers looking for a safe and exciting over night adventure.

Focusing on canoeing, hiking, swimming, camping and forest discovery; campers will have the opportunity to explore nature while developing self-esteem, building new relationships and having fun.


A typical week at camp includes:


  • Monday to Friday sleepover camp 
  • canoeing  and swimming
  • team building challenges
  • healthy campfire cooking
  • canoe trips and camp-outs
  • daily physical exercise
  • positive personal goals
  • all instruction by experienced educators
Voyageur groups are divided into Juniors
(6 - 9 years old) and Seniors (9 - 12 years old)

Transportation -Bus service and early drop/late pick ups  are available on Monday morning and Friday afternoon for all Voyageurs:
Bracebridge - 8:00 & 4:00  @ $16 +HST
Gravenhurst - 8:30 & 3:30 @ $12 +HST

Canoe Trippers Camp
(ages 6 - 12)
5 night - $600 plus HST
7 night - $840 plus HST
9 night - $1080 plus HST
The pride of Great Moose Adventures, our Canoe Trippers Camp is the perfect way to make new friends, build self-confidence, enjoy the splendors of our Canadian wilderness, get physically fit and have tons of fun...no experience required!

Click here to learn about canoe tripping.

All of our trips include:
  • experienced guides and teachers
  • canoe/camping gear & park fees
  • swimming & canoe instruction
  • basic first aid training
  • healthy, campfire cooking
  • team-building
  • hiking, fishing and forest games
  • wildlife and nature education
  • positive personal goals
  • daily physical exercise


Trips are divided into Juniors (6-9 years old) and Seniors (9-12 years).


Click below to check out our trips:

* Click here to check out a list of what to bring


*See schedule below for dates

For Youth aged 13 to 17 - see below to check out our unique leadership & work opportunities!
 

Leaders in Training (LIT)

Youth ages 13 & 14

Counselors in Training (CIT)

Youth aged 15

Junior Guides & Counselors

Youth ages 16 & 17

2017 Summer Schedule: Day Camp & Voyageurs
Please read carefully - all information is updated daily

Dates
Day Camp 
Availability 
& Ages
Voyageurs/
Science Camp
Availablility 
& Ages
 LIT & CIT
availability
Session 1
(July 3 - 7)
Juniors (4 - 5 yrs old) - booked
Middlers (6 - 8 yrs old) - booked
Seniors (9 - 12 yrs old) - booked
Seniors (9-12) - yes

 yes
 Session 2
(July 10 - 14)
Juniors (4 - 5 yrs old) - booked
Middlers (6 - 8 yrs old) - booked
Seniors (9 - 12 yrs old) - booked
Juniors (6-9) - 2 spots left
 yes
 Session 3
(July 17 - 21)
Juniors (4 - 5 yrs old) - booked
Middlers (6 - 8 yrs old) -  booked  
Seniors (9 - 12 yrs old) - booked
  Seniors (9-12) - yes
 yes
 Session 4
(July 24 - 28) 
Juniors (4 - 5 yrs old) - booked
Middlers (6 - 8 yrs old) - booked
Seniors (9 - 12 yrs old) - yes
  Seniors (9 to 12) - yes
 yes
 Session 5
(July 31 - Aug 4)
Juniors (4 - 5 yrs old) - 1 spot left
Middlers (6 - 8 yrs old) - yes
Seniors (9 - 12 yrs old) - yes
  booked

 yes
 Session 6 - 4 day week
(Aug 8- 11)
Juniors (4 - 5 yrs old) - booked
Middlers (6 - 8 yrs old) - yes
Seniors (9 - 12 yrs old) - yes
  not available
 yes
 Session 7
(Aug 14 - 18)
Juniors (4 - 5 yrs old) - booked
Middlers (6 - 8 yrs old) - yes
Seniors (9 - 12 yrs old) - booked
 Science Camp ( 6 - 12) - yes
 yes
 Session 8
(Aug 21 - 25)
Juniors (4 - 5 yrs old) - 1 spot left
Middlers (6 - 8 yrs old) - yes
Seniors (9 - 12 yrs old) - booked
 Science Camp ( 6 - 12) - yes
 yes
 Session 9
(Aug 28 - Sept 1)
Juniors (4 - 5 yrs old) - yes
Middlers (6 - 8 yrs old) - yes
Seniors (9 - 12 yrs old) - yes
 not available
 yes

2017 Summer Schedule: Canoe Trippers
Please read carefully - all information is updated daily

Canoe Trippers Camp
 Dates
 Ages
 Available
Spots
 Location
 LIT& Junior Guide
Availability

Session 1 - 5 night trip
 July 2 - 7
  Seniors (9 - 12)
   2
 Algonquin Park
 yes
 Session 2 - 5 night trip
 July 9 - 14
  Seniors (9 - 12)
  Booked
 Algonquin Park
 no
 Session 3 - 5 night trip
 July 16 - 21
  Juniors (6 - 9)
   2
 Algonquin Park
 yes
 Session 4 - 5 night trip
  July 23 - 28
Juniors  (6 - 9)
   Booked
 Algonquin Park
 yes
 Session 5 - 7 night trip
  July 30 - Aug 6
  Seniors (9-12)
  3
 Chiniguichi
 yes
 Session 6 & 7 - 9 night trip
 Aug 9 - Aug 18
  Seniors (9-12)
  one spot left
 Algonquin Park
 yes
 Session 8 - 5 night trip
  Aug 20 - Aug 25
  Seniors (9-12)
   Booked
  Algonquin
 yes
 Session 9 - 5 night trip
 Aug 28 - Sept 1
  Juniors (6-9)
 Booked
 Algonquin
 no

3 easy steps to register!

1. See the above schedule to find your ideal adventure.


2. Click the PINK button to complete the on-line registration.


3. Make a payment using the following options - deposits are acceptable for bookings over $300:


  • Interac e-mail transfer to [email protected]


  • Cheque made payable to 'Great Moose Adventures Inc'

-sent to 1368 Housey's Rapids Road, Gravenhurst, ON, P1P1R3


  • Credit Card Payments - see GREEN button below      


*Payment must be received to confirm booking