Backpacking

Three day hiking tripHaliburton Forest is home to over 300km of hiking trails, ranging from beginner to advanced, all ready for your students to explore. You and your students may participate in: day hikes and stay at base camp, or go on multi-day trips to camp in the forest. We will provide accommodations for your students no matter the location and trip you choose. Your students will be exposed to many different aspects of the forest and learn how a sustainable forest operates and exists. All students will become familiar with minimal impact camping and be introduced to numerous camping skills, such as: fire building and wilderness living. This mode of transportation is great to pair with many of our other activities, like: leadership, forestry or wilderness survival. Come join our experienced facilitation staff on a custom designed hiking trip that will meet your specific goals and needs. 

 

Please contact our facilitators for inquires and pricing information at experiences@haliburtonforest.com.

Expectations for Grade 10

Health
Physical Activity
SE.MS1 – demonstrate the use and combination of motor skills in a variety of physical activities.
SE.MS4 – demonstrate personal skill improvement
SE.SR1 – demonstrate understanding of specific rules and guidelines for participation in recreation and sport including team, group, dual, and individual activities.
SE.SR2 – describe the requirements, including basic equipment standards, preparation, and specific safety issues that maximize performance and participation in recreation and sport activities.
SE.SR3 – explain appropriate strategies or tactics that enhance performance in specific situations and conditions.

Active Living
SE.AP1 – participate regularly in physical activities, choosing from a wide range of activities.
SE.AP2 – demonstrate positive, responsible personal and social behaviour in physical activity settings.
SE.AP3 – demonstrate leadership
SE.AP4 - identify the factors that will affect their choice of activities with potential for lifelong participation and enjoyment.
SE.S1- apply guidelines and procedures related to safe participation in physical activity.
SE.S2 – demonstrate behaviour that minimizes risk to themselves and others.