Outdoor Family Experiences

Want to get the most out of your visit to Kortright? Purchase an advance ticket for one of our themed Outdoor Family Experiences.

Nature Experience

Explore and learn about the natural world through an immersive nature experience. Guided by an experienced leader, you could learn about trees, birds and discover the myriad creatures that live in a pond.

young visitors to Kortright Centre uses binoculars to look for birds

PRICING:

  • $70 + HST per family (to maximum of five)
  • $15 for each additional guest (up to two extra guests)

DURATION:

  • Two hours

Registration coming soon!

 

Survival Skills

Learn the basics of survival in this hands-on program. Understand how to build a fire, make shelters and complete a challenge to boil water and make a hot beverage.

young visitor to Kortright Centre learns to build a fire as part of the wilderness survival skills program

PRICING:

  • $70 + HST per family (to maximum of five)
  • $15 for each additional guest (up to two extra guests)

DURATION:

  • Two hours

Registration coming soon!

 

Mapping and Orienteering

In this active program, you will be introduced to the basic features found on most maps (symbols, lines, scales, title, date, map grid). You will then learn and practice map and orienteering skills such as reading a map, orientating maps in the correct direction, and following a map route.

a visitor to Kortright Centre uses a map to explore the property

PRICING:

  • $70 + HST per family (to maximum of five)
  • $15 for each additional guest (up to two extra guests)

DURATION:

  • Two hours

Registration coming soon!

 

GPS

Learn how Geographic Positioning Systems (GPS) work and participate in an active and engaging navigation challenge.

young visitors to Kortright Centre learn the basics of GPS

PRICING:

  • $70 + HST per family (to maximum of five)
  • $15 for each additional guest (up to two extra guests)

DURATION:

  • Two hours

Registration coming soon!

 

Art in Nature

Kortright is the perfect setting to explore the world of ephemeral art: art made directly on the landscape using available natural objects. Experience hands-on contact with natural objects which leads to closer observation, a greater understanding of key visual arts concepts and paying more attention to detail.

nature art made with stones and pinecones

PRICING:

  • $70 + HST per family (to maximum of five)
  • $15 for each additional guest (up to two extra guests)

DURATION:

  • Two hours

Registration coming soon!

 

PLEASE NOTE: TRCA Outdoor Family Experiences have a maximum capacity of FOUR families to ensure physical distancing can be maintained between households participating in the program. Family experiences at Kortright are entirely outdoors and physical distancing between staff and participants outside of your household will be required for the duration of your experience.

Minimum registration is required for program to run.

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