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.
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 Guided Tours are perfect 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!
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!
Blacksmithing is an ancient craft and this experience offers a chance to visit a real forge and be guided in the art of making your very own vintage style 1920's golf putter. From this blacksmith class, you will get a sense of the trade and its history while enjoying the artistry of the craft.
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.
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.
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!
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.
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.
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.
Hit the slopes and learn to ski or snowboard at Mount Pakenham ski hill. 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!
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.