Hiawatha Highlands is pleased to offer a healthy outdoor experience for your child during PD or Strike days.

Day Camp of Skiing and Snowshoeing

$55.00 per child, $50.00 for sibling, Ages 8-12

9 AM to 4:30 PM, $5.00 fee for before or after hours

Outdoor clothing - (coat, snow pants, boots, mittens, extras may be needed)

Campers are required to bring a nutritious lunch. All participants are required to bring a healthy morning and afternoon snack and a water bottle.

Hiawatha Highlands does not guarantee a nut-free facility. If your camper has a nut allergy or any allergy, please include this information on the registration form along with any Medication (if needed)

THE FOLLOWING ITEMS SHOULD BE LEFT AT HOME;

All toys, valuables, I-Pods, jewelry, cell phones and I-Pads

Hiawatha Highlands will not be responsible for any lost or stolen articles. There will be lost and found available to parents in the front counter.

Registration forms can be picked up at our office

For more information, please call 705-256-7258 or email us at info@hiawathahighlands.com

FAQ

- are staff trained?  Yes
- do staff have criminal records checks?   Yes
- how many instructors are there per child?  3-4 children per instructor
- how much time are they outside vs. indoors? Mostly outdoors.  They will be skiing and snowshoeing.
- will there be indoor activities, other than eating?  Yes, they can do board/card games, draw etc.
- will they be watching tv? No
- will there be any science/environment lessons? No

Snow School with a Level One Instructor

Start Date: TBA
Hours: TBA

We offer a unique winter adventure field trip in Cross-Country Ski and Snowshoe instruction and winter adventure to both the Public and Separate school boards. Our National Coaching Certified Program (NCCP) instructors and staff bring a wealth of experience to your students in a fun, healthy, and safe environment. We are equipped for Cross-Country Skiing and Snowshoeing for Grades 4 to 8. Hiawatha Highlands offers these activities to introduce children to outdoor winter recreational activities, and to encourage self-confidence and self-esteem.

Don’t delay, book your school today!

Booking and Cancellation

$20.00 – $25.00 per day/student (HST included)

This fee includes use of the Cross Country Ski or Snowshoe equipment, instructor, transportation and a reserved area in our facility for warming up and having lunch. Our maximum size per group is 45 students and our minimum is 20 for the $20.00 rate. Confirmation of class numbers is required 1 week before visit to guarantee the $20.00 rate. If your class drops below 19 or less the fee would change to $25.00. We require a 2 week cancellation notice if you need cancel your date. If it falls within the 2 week there will be a $100 administration fee charged to the school.

Our weather cancellation policy is -18 C or colder. This is for everyone’s safety.

Smaller classes 19 or less can be accommodated at a rate of $25.00 per student per day. Participants of the ski program will learn movement on skis, the traditional classic technique, as well as gliding and control on hills. Or, they can join us for a snowshoe explore winter adventure and take in the beauty of towering pines, the Crystal falls, and thick trees that are usually loaded with fluffy white snow. Regardless of the choice, lots of fun and learning is a guarantee.

Please Note:
We will arrange and pay for transportation at absolutely no extra charge (within city). Bus pickup time is between 9:15 and 9:30. There is also no charge for teachers wishing to assist with their students. Children with special needs are welcome with their teachers/aids to provide the additional support they may require.

Teachers or Supervisors are asked to make sure students are dressed appropriately for outdoor activities (i.e. snow pants, hats, mitts). We recommend that students do not wear jeans or running shoes.

Bookings are made on a first come first serve basis. The number of students attending must be confirmed 1 week prior to the booking date to guarantee the proper rate.

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