Island Escapades offers small accredited wilderness camps specializing in Kayaking,surfing and Mountaineering. There are one and two week programs in the Residential camps and 4 and 5 day programs in the day camps. All camps have an expedition element. Island Escapades is situated in British Columbia's Southern Gulf Islands on beautiful Salt Spring Island. Kayaking programs are based out of Salt Spring with campers exploring the Sourthern Gulf Islands by kayak. Surfing programs are out in Tofino on the West Coast of Vancouver Island. Mountaineering programs start on Salt Spring Island where basic belay, climbing and safety techniques are taught before heading out to Mt. Arrowsmith for the mouuntaineering expedition. Campers will make new friends, learn about themselves, have fun and have a summer experience to remember.