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.
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?
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.
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.
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.
Experience the fun of paddle boarding (SUP) on Meech Lake, Gatineau. This experience is designed to get you on the water quickly, with the skills to safely handle your board and enjoying time on the water.
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.
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.
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.
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. NOT AVAILABLE FOR 2017
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 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.Think outside the box for your bachelorette or bachelor party, birthday, corporate team building event or special occasion.
Indulge your sweet tooth with a visit to the sugar shack. You can experience first hand, from sap to syrup, all that goes into making delicious maple syrup and maple treats on a half day visit to a sugar shack in the Pontiac, a short drive from Ottawa and Gatineau.
Experience a tandem skydiving over Ottawa-Gatineau with Parachute GO Skydive where 60 seconds feels like a lifetime as you fly through the air in the world's most exhilarating experience. Get excited, suit up and take off into the clouds for the most awesome adventure of your life!
If you can't decide and want to leave the fun of choosing to your recipient, why not buy them a Breakaway Experiences Gift Certificate? These can be used as currency towards anything on our website and never expire!
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