Winter Outdoor Wonder Snowshoeing Adventure

WOW Snowshoeing Adventure

Winter Outdoor Wonder Program(WOW); designed to complement the social studies curriculum. Mount Pakenham's WOW program is a wonderful alternative for the non-skiing student.

  • Snowshoeing (snowshoes included)through wooded trails

  • Control-style Orienteering

  • Animal and Nature Trivia

  • Interactive challenges

  • Eastern Canadian animal/vegetation info

  • Local Eco-system info

  • Scat and Track Trail

  • Winter Survival tips

  • Tubing (helmets included) if Tubing is open

  • This all-inclusive program will guarantee that your students will have an answer for their parents when they are asked the question: what did you learn at school today? 2020-2021 Schools WOW price/person is $18 (all tax included) - this includes both Snowshoes and Adventure Trail map.

    WOW without tubing is $17/person.

    Both Tubing and WOW programs are designed to meet Ontario’s physical education curriculum standards and are a great Social Studies Outing Day option for student groups, or for students who do not want to try Skiing/Snowboarding.

    Reserve Early
    Reserving is easy. Choose your dates and give us a call or make a reservation using our online reservation system .

    Call 613-624-5290 or 613-624-5202 or email

    Our 20/21 Skiing in Schools Brochure is available online. Click here and then click on the Skiing In Schools Brochure link at the top of the page.

    Following strict guidelines set out by Ontario Snow Resorts Association and Ontario School Board Insurance Exchange, our Skiing in Schools programs provide a fun and safe learning opportunity.

WOW Snowshoeing Adventure Video

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Day Schools

Mount Pakenham tops the region as THE destination for school trips. Our Skiing in Schools programs provide a fun and safe learning opportunity for all ability levels.
Rates are for school groups OR ANY ORGANIZED STUDENT GROUP of 15 or more (scouts, hockey team, friends/neighbours) offered Tues-Fri except Christmas and March Break Holidays. Our program is designed for ages 7 and up. We do offer lesson options for younger students by advance booking.

Night Schools

Night Skiing allows for the ultimate in time flexibility. Your school or After-School Club can enjoy Mount Pakenham from 3:30pm to 9pm Tuesday to Friday.

High School Racing

High School Racing and Evening Race Training
All School prices include HST this year

Snow Tubing (Weekday Groups)

Snow Tubing is a great alternative or addition to your school ski trip. We are NOT offering Snow Tubing winter 2020-2021.