If you're looking for an outdoor activity gift that'll tear them away from the television and into the great outdoors, this is the place to start. Breakaway Experiences has outdoor activities and adventures for nature lovers, for those adventurous 'try anything' types as well as fun outdoor activities for kids.
Lift off on an adventure of a lifetime with a 20-minute helicopter tour over the breathtakingly beautiful Rocky Mountains. On the Explore the Rockies Helicopter Tour you’ll climb from the plains and soar over alpine lakes, craggy peaks and cross the imposing massif of Mt. Loughheed.
Take to the skies for an unforgettable Grand Prairie hot air balloon ride and experience the magic of soaring over the northwest Alberta landscape, suspended in a basket under a glorious hot air balloon.
Cast off and discover Vancouver’s incredible waterfront wonders. On the Granite Falls Zodiac Eco-tour you’ll travel through Vancouver Harbour and into Indian Arm where there is only boat access and untouched natural British Columbia forests.
Looking for the highest bungee jump in the land? Then look no further. Just 20 minutes from downtown Ottawa is "The Rock", home to Great Canadian Bungee's 200 ft. “Goliath”. Follow this up with “RIPRIDE”, a 1015 ft cable slide that starts 200 ft above the crystal-clear waters of a lagoon.
This exhilarating experience is your chance to explore one of four signature hikes that represent the best trails in Banff and Lake Louise for guided hikes. Ranging from easy to moderate, discover some of Canada’s most breathtaking landscape on these Guided Banff Hikes.
Saddle up and explore the beautiful sub-alpine backcountry on an unforgettable guided horseback ride around Birkenhead Lake. Take in panoramic views over the rolling landscape from your vantage point high on the mountainside and admire the shimmering waters of Birkenhead Lake.
Saddle up and ride into the beautiful sub-alpine backcountry on a guided horseback ride around Birkenhead Lake followed by a good ol’ Cowboy Supper. For an exhilarating combination of fresh air, Coastal Mountains scenery, horse riding and a hearty cowboy dinner, head out on this unforgettable half day horse back riding experience.
Take adventure up a notch! Combine a 20-minute helicopter tour with an hour long guided snowshoe experience in the back country. This heli snowshoe adventure in the Rockies is truly a unique and fun way to enjoy winter in the Canadian Rockies.
Saddle up and search for gold on the historic Li-lik-hel Mine 3-day Horseback Riding Expedition. Spend three days and two nights in British Columbia’s spectacular Coast Mountain Range and gain insight into the life the miners for gold led. You’ll ride by horse on trails that were originally cut by the miners and have been pounded in by years of horses hauling the gold ore to the rail-head in the early 1900’s.
Saddle up and explore the picturesque Pemberton Valley. On the 1 or 2 hour Horse Back Ride in Pemberton experience you take a leisurely ride along the banks of the Ryan and Lillooet River while gazing up at the towering peaks of Mt. Curry.
Stand up paddle boarding (SUP) is huge around the world for very simple reasons... low impact and attainable for everyone. It won't be long before you are up on the board by yourself and ready to enjoy your paddle along Ottawa and Gatineau’s beautiful waterways. It's a core fitness workout, so you will always be at your best when going out to paddle board!
Experience spectacular views as your guide leads you through a maze of colossal pillars of ice and surreal sculptures along a series of catwalks to breathtaking frozen waterfalls. It is no surprise the Canadian Tourism Commission has awarded this Johnston Canyon Icewalk as a Canadian Signature Experience.
Fun and exhilarating! Turn a casual nature day into an unforgettable outdoor experience. Discover the excitement of zip lines and suspended aerial obstacles! Navigate cargo nets, tight ropes, rope swings, swinging logs, wobbly bridges, and more aerial surprises that gradually become more challenging and higher.
Soar sling-shot style from the platform and swing down more than 110 feet (34 m) into an awesome natural abyss. The Kelowna Primal Swing is an unforgettably fun, breathtaking, gut-twisting, scream worthy experience.