School Programs for Grades 2-12
Available May 16 to June 16
Team Building used to enhance social relations involving collaborative tasks.
Half-day Program: 9:30 am - 11:30 am or 12:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Groups are welcome to stay on site for lunch.
Full-day Program: 9:30 am - 2:30 pm Price: $600
Note: In order to register for a full day program, please select both a Morning and Afternoon program of the same day on the registration site.
Grades 2-12: Focus will be on learning canoe paddle stroke, paddling the Dragon boat and learning on water safety.
Grades 5-12: Focus will be on the differences between a variety of different water crafts (canoes, kayaks, SUP’s and dragon boat) and students will get a chance to paddle them. They will also learn about parts of the boats, water safety, and the different paddling strokes using games and teamwork.
Location: Schwatka Lake Day Use Area (km 3.4 on the Chadburn Lake Rd)
Payment: School will be invoiced for payment. In case of extreme weather, group can reschedule or be refunded.
Includes: Two qualified instructors, PFDs, paddles, boats and safety equipment. Portable toilets, change rooms and drinking on site.
Equipment List: Due to the nature of our sport, you will be exposed to the cold water and potentially bad weather. Please dress accordingly, avoid cotton clothing, and in dress in layers. We recommend participants bring the following:
Waiver: Participants must have waiver signed by parent or guardian. Teachers must ensure that the waivers are completed before arriving on site. Waiver will be provided upon confirmation of reservation.
Ratios: Maximum 30 students. Schools must ensure that they meet student:adult ratio as stated in the Yukon Education guidelines: http://jjewell.yukonschools.ca/uploads/4/5/5/0/45508033/canoeing_standards.pdf