Outdoor Education

Outdoor education courses take students to many natural environments including the Canadian arctic and sub-arctic in both summer and winter.

Activity courses include:

  • wilderness and Arctic canoe expeditions
  • backpacking
  • ski touring
  • winter camping
  • dog sledding
  • orienteering
  • climbing

and much, much more

Students are given many opportunities to develop personal and group leadership skills, communication skills, outdoor activity skills, environmental ethics, as well as opportunities for personal growth and instructor certification.

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Augustana students can take a focused Outdoor Education streams in either the Physical Education or Environmental Studies majors.