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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.

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Ottawa Hot Air Balloon Ride

Where: Ottawa, Ontario
Price for: 1 Participant
Take a Ottawa hot air balloon ride and experience the magic of soaring over a changing Ottawa landscape, suspended in a basket under a glorious hot air balloon. You’ll fly through the sky enjoying panoramic views and a unique sense of freedom.
$285 was $325

Ottawa Paintball Adventure

Where: Ottawa, Ontario
Age restriction: Minimum age for participation - 10 years
Price for: 1 Participant
Get ready for some paint-splashing, outdoor fun with the ultimate Ottawa paintball adventure. Gone are the days of playing behind trees, wooden pallets and hay bales. The world’s largest paintball company has exploded onto the Ottawa paintball scene with movie-set quality game zones and state of the art equipment in Stittsville, a short drive from the centre of Ottawa.
$55 was $60

Outdoor Rock Climbing Experience

Where: Milton, Ontario
Price for: 1 Participant
Touch the limestone on some of the best cliffs in Southern Ontario, just outside of Toronto. Beginners and gym climbers can challenge themselves to climb up to 80 ft. on this Outdoor Rock Climbing Experience.

Paint Pots Snowshoeing Tour, Banff

Where: Banff, Alberta
Price for: 1 Participant
Age restriction: Minimum age for participation - 8 years
The Paint Pots Snowshoeing Tour is a great introduction to snowshoeing that provides insight into the fur trade and its impact on Western Canada.

Paintball Experience with Wasaga Beach Paintball

Where: Wasaga Beach, Ontario
All you need in this paintball experience is your sense of fun and adventure and the rest will be provided! The mission is to give you an adventure like no other. Try your luck and your skill as you attempt to outwit and outplay the opposing team in a battle of paint ball skirmish!

Private Georgian Bay Boat Tour with wakeboarding, waterskiing and tubing

Where: Collingwood, Ontario
There is no better place for a private custom boat tour than Georgian Bay, and no better way to do it than tubing, wakeboard, water skiing or just kicking back and relaxing….it’s all yours to enjoy!
From $10

Prohibition City Vancouver Walking Tour

Where: Vancouver, British Columbia
Price for: 1 Participant
Delve into the city’s dirtiest secrets on the scandal fuelled Prohibition City Vancouver Walking Tour. You’ll trace the story of prohibition in Vancouver while winding along the city’s most storied streets.
From $25

Rainforest Guided Hiking Tour

Where: Victoria, British Columbia
Rainforest Tours offers guided adventures into the spectacular beauty of Vancouver Island’s temperate rainforests. From lush rainforest canopies and hidden waterfalls, to colourful and rich tidal pools teaming with diverse sea life, the parks you explore will be sure to take your breath away.
From $95

Regina Hot Air Balloon Ride

Where: Regina, Saskatchewan
Price for: 1 Participant
Go on a beautiful hot air balloon ride over Regina. You can enjoy superb and glorious views whilst floating effortlessly and majestically over Saskatchewan’s capital city.
$285 was $325

Rocky Mountain Backcountry Heli-Hiking

Where: Jasper, Alberta
Where: Lake Louise, Alberta
Discover the wilderness and adventure of the Rocky Mountains with a Backcountry Heli-Hiking experience. For those who are looking for an adventurous hiking experience, this heli-hiking exploration in the Columbia Icefields is like nothing you have ever experienced before.

Rocky Mountain Helicopter and Horseback Riding Tour

Where: Banff, Alberta
Where: Canmore, Alberta
Where: Jasper, Alberta
Where: Lake Louise, Alberta
Price for: 1 Participant
From high in the sky to high in the saddle, experience the splendor of the Rocky Mountains from 2 adventurous perspectives. Soar over by helicopter the spectacular mountains followed by a horseback ride through remote and unspoiled mountain wilderness.
From $329

Rocky Mountain Sidecar Adventures

Where: Calgary, Alberta
Age restriction: Minimum age for participation - 6 years
Price for: 1 Participant
Experience the ultimate vacation adventure by touring Calgary and the Rocky Mountains in the side car of a motorcycle. On your Rocky Mountain Sidecar Tour enjoy incredible landscapes, catch the scent of meadows & mountains and stop for a picnic at the headwaters of a glacial stream. Your adventure awaits!
From $150

Romantic Horseback Ride and Picnic

Where: Brantford, Ontario
Price for: 2 Participants
Enjoy guided horseback riding along easy trails followed by a customized gourmet picnic under the willows. The Romantic Horseback Ride and Picnic is the perfect way for couples, mother/daughter or friends, to spend a relaxing, quality day together.

Saskatoon Hot Air Balloon Ride

Where: Saskatoon, Saskatchewan
Price for: 1 Participant
Experience the exhilaration of a hot air balloon ride over Saskatoon. With a beautiful view and stunning landscapes, the Saskatchewan skies are calling. A peaceful yet exhilarating flight of approximately one hour.
$285 was $325

Segway Tour Around Halifax

Where: Halifax, Nova Scotia
Price for: 1 Participant
Satisfy your adventurous side and experience the thrill of a unique guided Segway Tour Around Halifax. Explore Nova Scotia’s capital like never before as you glide around taking in breathtaking sights and panoramic views of the city. You're guaranteed to have lots of fun on this super cool and exhilarating tour.
From $35

Ski / Snowboard Lessons – Mount Pakenham

Where: Pakenham, Ontario
Mount Pakenham has everything you need to start skiing or snowboarding. Select the lesson package that fits you best and come see why Mount Pakenham is the place skiing and riding begins and learning never ends!
From $58

Squamish Floatplane Experience Phantom Lake

Where: Squamish, British Columbia
Discover the spectacularly breathtaking Coast Mountain Range with an unforgettable float plane sightseeing tour from Squamish to a Phantom Lake. This unique scenic flight experience will put you shoulder to shoulder with the mighty Coast Mountains on the way to a magnificent alpine lake. (Formerly Alpine Lake Experience By Air)
From $199

Stand Up Paddle Fitness for Women

Where: Ottawa, Ontario
Where: Gatineau, Quebec
Looking for a fun way to find more balance in your life? Stand up paddle fitness is a great way to find daily inspiration, get fit and have fun in the company of other active women. Whether new or an experienced paddle boarder, Stand Up Paddle (SUP) Fitness promises to rejuvenate, and strengthen your body, mind, and spirit as you exercise on a paddleboard.

Stand Up Paddle Yoga Fitness

Where: Ottawa, Ontario
Where: Gatineau, Quebec
If you love the relaxing effects of being on the water, along with the many physical and emotional benefits of yoga, then Stand Up Paddle (SUP) Yoga with Paddlefit is for you! Whether new to yoga or an experienced yogi, SUP Yoga Fitness promises to relax, rejuvenate, and strengthen your body, mind, and spirit as you move through a practice on a paddleboard.

Stand Up Paddleboarding Group Fitness or Yoga

Where: Ottawa, Ontario
Where: Gatineau, Quebec
Think outside the box for your bachelorette or bachelor party, birthday, corporate team building event or special occasion. Stand Up Paddleboard Fitness and Yoga is a fantastic idea! It is amazing how much fun you can have on the water and a cool way to get everyone out for a group bonding experience.
From $35