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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

Bachelorette Horseback Riding Party

Where: Cobden, Ontario
Let your bachelorette party be a unique adventure! Imagine a fun, guided horseback riding experience with your friends topped off with a champagne toast, lunch and some resort fun.
From $135

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 in the Ottawa Valley

Where: Cobden, Ontario
Price for: 1 Participant
Experience what it is like to hit the trails along the Ottawa River on the City Slicker Horseback Riding Adventure. Choose a 1 or 2-night getaway and embark on a total escape to nature and adventure with horses.
From $399

Classic Ottawa River White Water Rafting Afternoon Trip

Where: Renfrew, Ontario
Price for: 1 Participant
Age restriction: Minimum age for participation - 13 years
Get ready for the exhilarating white knuckle, white water rafting ride that is the Ottawa River. On the 4-hour Classic Ottawa River White Water Rafting Afternoon Trip you’ll discover the amazing twists and turns this river has to offer on a world class rafting trip. For added excitement add a bungee jump to your day!
From $89

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 in the Ottawa Valley.
From $490

Cowboy Dinner and Horseback Riding along the Ottawa River

Where: Cobden, Ontario
Price for: 1 Participant
Age restriction: Minimum age for participation - 19 years
Jump into the saddle and experience horseback riding and dinner ... cowboy style. Enjoy the beautiful Ottawa Valley scenery and an awesome meal served out on the trail, along the Ottawa River, just like the cowboys do it!
$245

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

Electric Geo-Bike Rally Adventure

Where: Montebello, Quebec
Exploring, off-roading and riddle hunting all in one! The Electric Geo-Bike Rally Adventure, using electric Geo-Bikes and iPads, combines scavenger hunting & historical discovery. A green, silent and cultural game-adventure in Montebello for the whole family.
From $10

Family White Water Rafting Afternoon on the Ottawa River

Where: Renfrew, Ontario
Price for: 1 Participant
Age restriction: Minimum age for participation - 6 years
Experience a family friendly adventure on the Ottawa River. This family friendly rafting trip is designed to give you a taste of what the Ottawa River has to offer. This afternoon of white water rafting is great for families or those who want to experience rapids ranging from easy to exhilarating.
From $59

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 $148

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”.
$122

High Adventure White Water Rafting Trip on the Ottawa River

Where: Renfrew, Ontario
Price for: 1 Participant
Age restriction: Minimum age for participation - 13 years
Get ready for white water thrills on the Ottawa River during this White Water Rafting High Adventure! A great way to enjoy the outdoors and experience the thrill of the water first-hand aboard a traditional 12-person raft, this exciting white water rafting trip includes lunch as well as Class III & IV fun!
$129

Horseback Riding Lesson in the Ottawa Valley

Where: Cobden, Ontario
Price for: 1 Participant
This 2-hour riding lesson and 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

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

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