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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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1000 Islands Kayaking – Guided Tour

Where: Gananoque, Ontario
Excited about getting out on the river for a beautiful day of paddling? Here is your opportunity to check out the most rewarding and refreshing way to experience the 1000 Islands! 1000 Islands Kayaking tours are ideal for a quick get-a-way from the city and you can be enjoying the river in no time! Take advantage of this unique opportunity to try something you have always wanted to do!
From $85

1000 Islands Kayaking – Self-Guided Day Tour

Where: Gananoque, Ontario
Excited about getting out on the river for a beautiful day of paddling? Here is your opportunity to check out the most rewarding and refreshing way to experience the 1000 Islands! 1000 Islands Kayaking tours are ideal for a quick get-a-way from the city and you can be enjoying the river in no time!
$55

Canadian Golf & Country Club Golf for Two

Where: Ottawa, Ontario
The Canadian Golf & Country Club offers 27 holes of Championship golf on a beautiful layout of land including many large ponds, elegant forests, and the natural beauty of the Greater Ottawa area.
From $86

City Slicker Horseback Riding Adventure

Where: Cobden, Ontario
Price for: 1 Participant
Experience what it is like to pack up your horse, hit the trail for a couple of days and camp under the stars along the Ottawa River. 3 days and 2 nights of horseback riding adventure including all meals…a total escape to nature and adventure with horses.
From $595

Couples Horseback Riding Escape

Where: Cobden, Ontario
Price for: 2 Participants
If you’re thinking of giving yourself a break from the fast-paced life of the city, a romantic and unique getaway with your favorite person would be the indulgence you need. The Couple Horseback Riding Escape is the perfect way for you to enjoy the pleasure of horseback riding together, while enjoying a rustic weekend of outdoor adventure.
From $490

Dog Sledding and Snow Shoeing Experience

Where: Otter Lake, Quebec
Price for: 1 Participant
Escape the flurry of day to day life in Ottawa & Gatineau and head to magnificent trails in the scenic Pontiac. Enjoy a memorable winter experience with dog sledding and snow shoeing…and why not finish your day in the snow with a relaxing indoor hot tub?
$99

Dog Sledding and Snow Shoeing Stay and Play Adventure

Where: Otter Lake, Quebec
Discover the fun of a dog sledding and snow shoeing adventure during this overnight stay and play package. Experience first-hand the excitement of mushing through fresh Pontiac powder during this hands-on Dog Sledding and Snow Shoeing Stay and Play adventure.
From $279

Explora Electric GeoBike Rally Adventure

Where: Montebello, Quebec
Exploring, off-roading and riddle hunting all in one! Explora Electric GeoBike Rally Adventure, using electric GeoBikes and iPads, combines scavenger hunting & historical discovery. A green, silent and cultural game-adventure in Montebello for the whole family.
From $80

Great Canadian Bungee – Bungee Jump & Ripride

Where: Wakefield, Quebec
Price for: 1 Participant
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.
From $127

Great Canadian Bungee - Bungee Jumping

Where: Wakefield, Quebec
Price for: 1 Participant
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”.
$105

Introduction to Stand Up Paddle Boarding

Where: Ottawa, Ontario
Where: Gatineau, Quebec
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!
$60

Learn To Ride Horseback Ride Adventure

Where: Cobden, Ontario
Price for: 1 Participant
This two hour trail riding experience is the perfect way to have your first horseback riding experience. You will start with learning the basics of riding and end with a scenic trail ride along the Ottawa River.
$155

Maple Sugar Shack Stay and Play Experience

Where: Otter Lake, Quebec
A visit to the sugar shack is the ultimate experience in capturing the Spring’s sweetness. Escape the city and enjoy an overnight Maple Sugar Shack Stay and Play experience at La Vallée des Rosiers in the Pontiac. You’ll get first hand maple sugar bush experience learning all that goes into making delicious maple syrup and maple treats.
From $240

Mount Pakenham - All-Day & Night Adult Ski/Snowboard Lift Ticket

Where: Pakenham, Ontario
It will only take one day for you to know why Mount Pakenham is Ottawa and the Valley’s favourite family snow resort. Located just west of Ottawa.
$36

Ottawa Bicycle Tour - Full Day

Where: Ottawa, Ontario
Experience a fun, entertaining guided bicycle tour of Ottawa. The easy and relaxing Escape Bicycle Tours experiences look at Ottawa from historical, cultural, and social perspectives while mixing in many laughs along the way. Choose one of three fun, relaxing and worry-free full day tours of Ottawa.
$165

Ottawa Bicycle Tour - Half Day

Where: Ottawa, Ontario
Experience a fun, entertaining guided bicycle tour of Ottawa. The easy and relaxing Escape Bicycle Tours experiences look at Ottawa from historical, cultural, and social perspectives while mixing in many laughs along the way. Choose one of four fun, relaxing and worry-free half day tours of Ottawa.
$110

Ottawa Biplane Flight Over Parliament Hill For 2

Where: Ottawa, Ontario
Price for: 2 Participants
This Ottawa Biplane Flight over Parliament Hill, downtown Ottawa and the Gatineau Hills is the perfect experience for anyone who has always want to take a trip back in time to the golden age of aviation. Strap on your aviator’s cap and goggles and get a bird’s eye view from the open cockpit of a vintage 1939 WACO UPF-7 biplane.
From $178

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

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