Outdoor adventure camp for girls aged 11 - 13 from across the NWT June 26 - July 3, 2017
Girls aged 11-13 from every community are invited to register for this camp, hosted in partnership with Gana River Lodge in the Mackenzie Mountains of the Sahtu Region. Activities will include hiking, learning outdoor and traditional skills, arts and crafts, story telling, fishing, canoeing, swimming and more!
Outdoor adventure camp for teenagers aged 13 - 16 from across the NWT July 22 - July 31, 2017
Boys from every community will canoe from Behchokǫ to Yellowknife along the North Arm of Great Slave Lake and learn about what goes into leading a canoe trip. With the support of NYL instructors, the boys will take responsibility for themselves and their peers as they work on navigation, paddling and group management. Boys will also get to fish, swim, and learn survival and traditional skills!
Outdoor adventure camp for teenagers aged 13 - 16 from across the NWT August 19 - 16, 2017
Girls will canoe a route in the South Slave region of the NWT for a period of 7 days. Girls with paddle, fish, swim, and learn survival and traditional skills. In addition they will learn about leading a canoe trip, navigation, and group management.
Connecting Northern Youth to Community, Culture, and the Land Forum
7-day outdoor adventure camp for youth aged 14 - 16 from Canada's 3 Territories and 4 Inuit Regions October 11 - 18 2017
This camp is an opportunity for youth to learn about and participate in cultural activities from across Canada, and to discuss shared challenges youth face across the North. Youth will be participating in traditional activities, group discussions, and they will be preparing and giving presentations both during camp and when they return home.