One-Day Elementary Programs: $32/student
What a Marine Life (Gr. 3-7)
Journey through a beautiful forest, past a tidal lagoon and along a shoreline, to the intertidal zone where we use nets and buckets to catch and identify amazing creatures. Read more…
Coastal Forest Rescue (Gr. 5-7)
Students will help restore a plantation forest to a healthy ecosystem—and feel empowered by taking action. Read more…
Quest for the Mountain Top (Gr. 4-7)
Students will actively engage in restoration through the removal of invasive plants, and discover how Garry Oak meadows can help us adapt to a changing climate. Read more…
Walking in an Eco-Wonderland (Gr 6-7)
This is a nearly-magical hike from the Learning Centre along high, dry coastal ridges, through lush green Douglas fir forests, to our amazing Great Beaver Swamp. Through games and activities, we’ll note an ever-changing array of plants and animals. Read more…
Overnight Programs (From $149/student)
Galiano Backcountry Experience (3 days, 2 nights: Gr. 4+)
Hike into experiential learning through natural history activities, and gain wildlife awareness. Learn essential camping safety skills as you navigate with a compass through rare coastal old-growth forests. Explore the wild backcountry, in the safety of our large-predator-free island. Read more…
Campout Combo Adventure (Grade 4+)
Choose any combination of our one-day programs above, and we will create an unforgettable experience with you based out of our stunning 188-acre Millard Learning Centre, with camping, dining and classroom facilities. Read more…
We are currently developing programs with local Indigenous educators. Please contact us for more details.
Getting to Galiano is Easy
Galiano Island is located midway between Vancouver and Victoria, easily accessible via BC Ferries. Walk on, and we’ll meet you on the other side with our school bus. More details here.
Bursaries Are Available
Bursaries are available, and significantly reduce program fees. Apply here.
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