Learning Through Adventure!

Education & Outdoor Recreation

Great Moose Adventures

Outdoor Education, Wilderness Retreats & Canadian Culture

Great Moose Adventures (GMA) is an outdoor education centre located in Muskoka, Ontario.


Owned and operated by experienced, OCT certified educators with a passion for lifelong adventure and learning, GMA offers a variety of educational programs focusing on creativity, outdoor exploration, adventure  and individualized learning.


Utilizing the Great Moose Adventure Centre (GMAC) in Muskoka, Ontario, with 96 acres of pristine wilderness, 30 acres of conservation wetlands, 100 acres of adjoining Crown Land and the clear, calm Kashe River; our goal is to provide unique, customized,  ‘hands-on’ learning, character development, and a strong connection to our community.


Rooted in our motto of ‘Learning through Adventure’ – where people learn and grow by experiencing new activities - educational programming at GMA takes the form of:


  • GMA Academy - a full time, primary school program (JK - Grade 8)
  • Nature Preschool - early years forest education  for children 2-5
  • wilderness canoe tripping
  • cross country skiing, snow shoeing and winter camping
  • summer day camps
  • outdoor education for Ontario school groups directly linked to the Ontario Curriculum
  • weekend facility rental for youth groups, families and adult groups
  • team building for all ages
  • birthday parties for adults and children
  • organic garden and home-made meals
  • Red Cross first aid training
  • Rainbow kids yoga