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Mountain Adventurers
Mountain AdventurersMountain Adventurers is an outdoor, mountain activity program for grades 4-6 on PD half day Fridays. Students will go canoeing, mountain biking, rock climbing, cross country skiing and much more. Mountain Adventurers is a program led by qualified staff who specialize in outdoor recreation.

Please note, program participants will be outdoors for the large majority of the program hours. Please ensure your child has appropriate outdoor clothing for any weather conditions.

Program participants will meet in the gymnasium at the Banff Elementary School at noon on PD half day Fridays. Students must bring a packed lunch. Pick up will be at 4 p.m. at the gymnasium unless otherwise stated.

Program Hours:
Mountain Adventurers runs on PD half day Fridays from 12 p.m.-4 p.m. throughout the school year. Please see specific dates below.

Sep 16 - Biking Vermilion Road with Wildlife Interpretaion
Sep 30 - Canoeing
Oct 14 - Mountain Biking - Coastline
Nov 04- Rock Climbing, Sally Borden Gym
Nov 18 - Fire Making and Cooking/Nature Games
Dec 02 - Cross Country Skiing - location TBC
Dec 16 - Cross Country Skiing - location TBC
Jan 20 - Quinzhee Building
Feb 03 - Outdoor Skating
Feb 17 - Snowshoeing Adventure
Mar 03 - Hiking up Tunnel
Mar 31 - TBD
Apr 28 - Make Your Own Walking Stick
Jun 02 - Orienteering Adventure
Jun 23 - Canoeing

Cost: $50 for the year or $8 per week. Equipment will be provided for students if needed.

In person at Community Services, Banff Town Hall or call 403.762.1251.

Important phone numbers:

Administrative Assistants (for registration & fees) 403.762.1251
Into the Wild on site program cell 403.763.7906

This program is generously supported and funded by the Pauw Foundation.