September 22-24 2018
Join us this September on a three day (two night) field trip to the Banff and Jasper National Parks. We are offering this excursion to Willow Home Education students registered in Grades 7 through 12 for the 2018-2019 School Year. Students will be supervised by Willow Home Ed Principal Joe Smith and our Home Education Managers. Our itinerary includes hiking, campfires, a tour of the Athabasca Glacier on a world famous Ice Explorer, swimming at the Banff Upper Hot Springs, an opportunity to make friends with other home educated students their own age, and much more.
What is included: Transportation, park fees, accommodation for 2 nights at Hosteling International’s Mosquito Creek Wilderness Hostel (including bedding), all food (with the exception of the first day’s lunch and Monday’s lunch in Banff), hikes and other activities, Columbia Icefield Glacier Adventure Tour, and admission to the Banff’s Upper Hot Springs Pool.
Cost: Three Day Trip: $175 (Value of trip exceeds $400). The total cost of the trip can be deducted from your 2018-2019 resource claim.
Transportation: Students will be transported by school bus. We will pick up students at 2 locations in Calgary (SW & NW) and Cochrane.
Credits: Time spent on hikes and other physical activities can be applied to Physical Education credits.
Email firstname.lastname@example.org for an information and registration package.
We can only accommodate 30 students on this trip. These spaces will allocated on a “first come, first served” basis upon Willow Home Ed’s receipt of completed registration forms. Register today to avoid disappointment as we are almost fully booked.