Outdoor Programs

Our highly qualified instructors are committed to ensuring that participants will gain the most out of their experience. Staff are Recreational Canoeing Association of British Columbia (RCABC) and Lifesaving Society certified. They hold a variety of post-secondary degrees and industry designations in outdoor adventure leadership. In addition, staff are certified in Standard First Aid and CPR.
Contact:
Phone/Fax: 250-474-2449
Email: outdoorprograms@bgcvic.org
Location: 3900 Metchosin Rd. Victoria, V9C 4A5
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Welcome to Boys & Girls Club’s Outdoor Centre, located a short 40 minute drive from downtown Victoria in Metchosin. Our 98 acre property features ponds, fields, forests, a 4 sided 10-metre climbing tower, low ropes challenge course, multiple programming areas, washroom facilities, and kitchen. Our unique property and location means we can provide guests with an exciting outdoor adventure, yet still have you back to your home in time for dinner!

Our highly trained and experienced staff introduce and support participants to explore experiential based learning, outdoor challenge, personal growth, environmental stewardship, leadership development and community service.

Programs that meet your unique needs

The possibilities are endless! Come and learn new skills like canoeing and climbing, learn about environmental stewardship, orienteering and much more! We use interactive group games and initiative tasks tailored to your group’s learning goals to provide you with a challenging and rewarding experience.

Choose a program that focuses on team-building, leadership development, community services and we can tailor to suit your staff team, community group, service organization or youth group.

Our Outdoor Classroom

Looking to supplement your classroom material with experiential education and adventure based learning? We have the ability to tailor our programs to enhance school curriculum and your lesson plan.

Our programs for students, parents and teachers are completely affordable and customizable. Come and see what education outside of the classroom looks like!

Contact us to find out more:
Phone/Fax: 250-474-2449
Email: adventure@bgcvic.org
Location: 3900 Metchosin Rd. Victoria, V9C 4A5

Youth in Parks

Do you love parks and being outside? Are you interested in improving your outdoor leadership skills? Do you want to join a group of people from all over Southern Vancouver Island who are interested in inspiring other youth to get outside and into parks? If you’re between the ages of 13 to 18, join the Youth in Parks Southern Vancouver Island Team! Interested? We’d love to have you participate!

Plan to attend an information session on Wednesday March 14th at the Boys & Girls Club - 1240 Yates Street  - 7:00-8:30pm

Go to the official web page  and Facebook page to find out more or download the program flyer. You can also email us at youthinparks@crd.bc.ca 

This is a partnership program between BC Parks, the CRD and Boys & Girls Club Services of Greater Victoria. 

© Boys & Girls Club Services of Greater Victoria
1240 Yates Street,
Victoria, British Columbia, V8V 3N3

Phone: (250) 384-9133
Fax: (250) 384-9136
Email: info@bgcvic.org

Services Charitable Reg #10680 4032 RR0002
Foundation Charitable Reg #89051 1975 RR0001

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