For more than three decades, the Kortright Centre for Conservation has been providing quality, hands-on environmental education to students outside the classroom. Our suite of programs for youngsters in kindergarten through Grade 8 includes topical, curriculum-linked lessons featuring some of the most innovative technologies in Canada.

PLEASE NOTE: We are temporarily not taking bookings as we work to ensure that we comply with all health and safety measures to ensure your visit is safe and enjoyable. If you wish to be notified once we open bookings, please contact Visitor Services at (416) 667-6295 or vservices@trca.ca to be added to our waitlist. Check back soon to see our 2021-2022 program offerings.


Our programs focus on learning through direct observation and participation in outdoor activities that will allow students to discover fascinating facts about the plant and wildlife populations and their interactions within these ecosystems.

Each topic emphasizes the individual’s role and responsibility in maintaining a healthy environment through sustainable living practices.

All programs are designed to meet curriculum expectations at the grade levels specified, and are presented by experienced professional instructors.

students on the boardwalk at Kortright Centre


Regular Price

Per Class
(Up to a maximum of 30 students)

Half-Day Program: $200

Full-Day Program: $375

Special Program Price

Per Class
(Up to a maximum of 30 students)

Team Building and Low Ropes (half day): $220

Team Building and Low Ropes (full day): $400

Maple Syrup (two hours): $220

School Spirit Day: $400

Material Fee

Per Class

Habitat Analysis: $10

GPS/Geocaching: $15

young boys hike nature trails at Kortright Centre for Conservation


By Grade Level

Nothing available at this time. Please check back soon.


All programs must be booked in advance.

Programs are 1.5 to 2 hours long. Morning programs are from 10 am to 12 pm. Afternoon programs are from 12:30 pm to 2:30 pm. (These times may be adjusted slightly to accommodate your travel arrangements.)

Programs always have an outdoor component. Groups should dress for the conditions on the day of their visit. Before your visit, please discuss the importance of dressing appropriately for outdoor activities. On days of inclement weather the program will be modified to include some indoor activities along with the outdoor components.

Kortright Centre has partnered with bypeterandpauls.com to make optional boxed lunches available for school groups. Please see below for menu selections.

We are pleased to offer ONE complimentary admission to teachers and supervisors for every 10 participating students.

Please note that most Kortright programs can be adapted for groups with special needs.

NEED HELP WITH YOUR BOOKING? Call 416.667.6295 x 602 (Monday to Friday, 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.).

pre-teen boy takes part in education program at Kortright Centre



  • Homemade cheese or pepperoni pizza
  • Chocolate chip cookie
  • Whole apple

$6.99 + HST per person


  • Wrap selection: Roasted turkey or grilled vegetables with pesto
  • Chocolate chip cookie
  • Whole apple

$7.99 + HST per person

Crispy Chicken Wrap

  • Breaded chicken, lettuce with light dressing on 10-inch tortilla
  • Chocolate chip cookie
  • Whole apple

$8.99 + HST per person

Beverages: All boxed lunches include one soft drink, juice or bottled water.

NOTE: Food orders must be placed at least one week prior to visit date.


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