Outdoor Pursuits

OUTDOOR EXPLORERS DAYCAMP
(9 - 13 years)
Experience the exhilarating adventures in the life of a true explorer as we hike, canoe and navigate our way through the week, with an exciting stay at Vancouver Island Mountain Centre. Test the limits in this adrenaline inducing camp for a week you won’t soon forget!
#46059 Tuesday - Friday, August 7 - 10, 9:00 am - 4:00 pm, Lewis Totem Poles at entrance of Lewis Park, $190/4

HORSE & PONY CAMP
(8 years & over)
Love horses? Learn the basic skills in horsemanship such as brushing, grooming, tacking up, basic seat, walk and trot. Basic first aid will be covered and a special visit from the farrier. A helmet is mandatory. A membership to the Horse Council of BC is included. Please pick up a waiver form. Must complete camp #1 to be eligible for camp #2.
Instructor: Claudia Harper
Tuesday - Friday, July 3 - 6 #46282 9:00 am - 12:00 pm Camp 1, #46283 3:00 - 6:00 pm Camp 1,
August 7 - 10 #46551 9:00 am - 12:00 pm Camp 1, #46552 3:00 - 6:00 pm Camp 1
Monday - Thursday, July 9 - 12 #46553 9:00 am - 12:00 pm Camp 1, #46554 3:00 - 6:00 pm Camp 1,
Monday - Friday, August 13 - 17 #46555 9:00 am - 12:00 pm Camp 1, #46557 3:00 - 6:00 pm Camp 2,
$234.44 + Membership fee, $190/with proof of membership

KAYAKING KIDS CAMP
(10 - 14 years)
Get on the water this summer!  Join us to explore our coastal area in a kayak, canoe, and on a stand-up paddleboard. This camp shows you how to be safe and have tons of fun on the water no matter what you’re paddling! Instructor: Comox Valley Kayaks
Monday - Friday, #46301 July 9 - 13, #46302 July 23 - 27, #46304 August 20 - 24,
M-W 1:00 - 4:00 pm, Th-F 10:00 am - 2:00 pm, $200/5

LEARN TO SAIL OPTI - BEGINNER
(7 - 11 years)
For kids with very little or no sailing experience this program teaches the fundamentals of sailing the Optimist dinghy with a focus on development and fun. With opportunities to sail both alone or with a partner, students can master simple sailing techniques remarkably quickly. Instructor: Comox Bay Sailing Club
Monday - Friday, #46265 July 9 - 13, #46267 August 20 - 24, #46268 August 27 - 31,
Tuesday - Saturday, #46266 August 7 - 11, 9:00 am - 3:30 pm, $299/5

LEARN TO SAIL OPTI - INTERMEDIATE
(8 - 13 years)
Sailors are now sailing by themselves and refining their skills in the Optimist dinghy with a focus on proficiency in tacking, gybing, upwind and downwind sailing. Sailors work towards their CANSail and 2 Levels.
Instructor: Comox Bay Sailing Club
Monday - Friday, #46269 July 9 - 13, #46271 July 16 - 20, #46273 August 20 - 24,
Tuesday - Saturday, #46272 August 7 - 11, 9:00 am - 3:30 pm, $299/5

LEARN TO SAIL OPTI - ADVANCED
(9 - 13 years)
For sailors who are proficient in their skills and confident in the boat. This course focuses on beginner racing skills such as mark rounding’s, accelerating off a start line, and sailing independently around a racecourse and follows the CANSail 3 curriculum. Instructor: Comox Bay Sailing Club
Monday - Friday, #46274 July 23 - 27, #46275 August 13 - 17, 9:00 am - 3:30 pm, $299/5

OPTI SAILING WET FEET
(5 - 7 years)
Just for little sailors! This course aims to help young children feel comfortable around, near, on and in the water. Sail in an Optimist dinghy which is a small sailboat specially designed for young sailors. Skills are taught using fun games and activities both on and off the water. Instructor: Comox Bay Sailing Club
Tuesday - Saturday, July 3 - 7, #46256 9:00 - 11:30 am, #46261 12:30 - 3:00 pm, Monday - Friday, July 16 - 20,
#46257 9:00 - 11:30 am, #46262 12:30 - 3:00 pm, July 30 - August 3, #46259  9:00 - 11:30 am,
#46263 12:30 - 3:00 pm, August 13 - 17, #46264 9:00 - 11:30 am, #46258 12:30 - 3:00 pm, $190/5