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6 Days | 5 Nights
ACTIVITY LEVEL: Moderately Challenging
Love to learn in a small-group setting? This collection of programs has at most 10-24 participants.
See our Small Group programs.
EasyFor people looking to exercise their minds more than their bodies. Minimal walking and not too many stairs.
ModerateThese programs get you on your feet and include activities such as walking up to a mile in a day through a city and standing in a museum for a few hours.
ActiveFor people who enjoy walking as much as two miles a day, perhaps to explore historic neighborhoods or a nature trail.
Moderately ChallengingFor hardy explorers who enjoy a good physical challenge, spending most of their days on the go.
ChallengingGet ready to keep up with our highest-energy group. These demanding, and rewarding, programs are for seasoned outdoor enthusiasts.

Program intended for grandchildren from 9 - 12 years of age.

This special week is designed for grandparents and grandchildren to spend quality time together and create lasting memories. Known internationally as a great eco tourism destination, Haliburton Forest is a nature lover's dream. Discover what lurks beneath the water on a wetlands exploration and learn about the wildlife with a visit to the Wolf Centre to view a wolf feeding.On a field trip to an old-growth White Pine stand, take a "Walk in the Clouds," where the 500 meters of suspension bridges and two platforms are ideal for wildlife viewing. Learn survival skills and embark on a butterfly safari to identify different species. Evening activities include sky-gazing at our Dark Sky Observatory, woodland walks, a campfire sing-along and a wolf howl.


• Walk the clouds along 1,500 feet of suspension bridges over pristine, old-growth white pine forests, a great vantage point for wildlife viewing.
• Identify butterflies, birds and pond creatures on various field trips.
• See wolf behavior up close at the Wolf Center and see how they are adapted to the woodlands.

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Due to the nature of this program, listening devices are not available.

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Walks up to five miles over uneven ground; physical activity up to three hours.

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5 nights of accommodations
15 meals: 5 breakfasts, 5 lunches, 5 dinners
6 Expert-led lectures
10 Field trips


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