Fireside’s World Bound Teen Leadership Camp

Tentative Trip Plan (subject to change)


June 29 – July 02
(Hope, BC)

Day One – arrive and get settled into our base location at Camp Squeah, introductions, review leadership guide books, team building games, tour of camp and first night ceremony

Day Two – leadership skills training, climate action discussion, personal gear review, swim test, team building on high ropes course, canoe lessons and iron chef competition. Campfire and smores

Day Three – Visit and tour Hope and enjoy Canada Day celebration, paddle board lesson, video journaling and evening night hike

Day Four – cont’d leadership skill training, , learn how to set up tents, canoe practice, expedition preparation and pack up food

July 03 - July 13
(Whitehorse, Dawson City, Yukon River)

Day Five - morning flight to Whitehorse, Yukon, tour Whitehorse and move into base camp

Day Six – drive to Carmacks and begin canoe expedition

Day Seven – Day Thirteen – Enjoy paddling the Yukon River!

Day Fourteen – Dawson City

Day Fifteen – Dawson to Whitehorse to Vancouver


July 14 – 16, 2019
(Whistler)

Day Sixteen – Enjoy day trip to Whistler Village and relaxing day

Day Seventeen - Take gondola up to Whistler Mountain, ice skating and movie night

Day Eighteen – Depart for Vancouver and move into University of British Columbia (UBC) dorms. Evening city tour of Vancouver

July 17 – 19, 2019
(Vancouver)

Day Nineteen – Tour UBC, Museum of Anthropology and evening sailing lesson

Day Twenty – Full day in Vancouver, shopping, leadership certification exam and teen graduation dinner (it’s a surprise)


 

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