YMCA Wanakita Outdoor Centre

  • Outdoor Education Centre

YMCA Wanakita boasts a beautiful 1,000 acre forested site, situated on the shores of Koshlong Lake in the Haliburton Highlands. Our Outdoor Centre is a full functioning year-round destination for children and youth, families, school groups and anyone else wanting to breathe fresh air and explore their limits.

Emphasis

Focus

This program has a particular approach or emphasis.

  • Leadership
  • Outdoor Adventure / Tripping
  • Wilderness Setting

Approach

This program focuses on:

  • Outdoor Education
  • Outdoor Recreation
  • Environment Education

Format

Session Types

This program offers the following types of sessions:

  • Day Program
  • Overnight Program

Session Timings

This program offers sessions during these parts of the year:

  • Spring (or March Break)
  • Fall
  • Winter (or Winter Holidays)

Community

Grades

This program offers sessions for participants in these grade ranges:

  • Elementary (Grades 1 - 5)
  • Elementary / Middle (Grades 6 - 8)
  • Secondary (Grades 9 - 12)
  • Other

Activities

This program offers the following activities:

  • Archery
  • Basketball
  • Beach Volleyball
  • Broomball
  • Camping / Cookouts
  • Canoe Trips
  • Canoeing
  • Climbing Wall
  • Crafts
  • Cross Country Skiiing
  • Hiking
  • Kayaking
  • Leadership Skills
  • Low Ropes/Team Building
  • Nature Studies
  • Ropes Course
  • Snowshoeing
  • Swimming (Recreational)

Financial

Subsidy Program

This program offers subsidies. Contact them for more information.

Contact Info

location_on Address

1883 Koshlong Lake Road
Haliburton, ON
K0M 1S0

email Email

wanakita@ymcahbb.ca

phone Phone

Primary or "On Season" Number
1-800-387-5081

Secondary or "Off Season" Number
1-800-387-5081

public Website

www.ymcahbb.ca