Algonquin Adventure | Partial Overnight
AGE: 14 – 17 Years Old
TIME: 9am – 3pm (Mon & Fri) + Overnight (Tues to Thurs)
PREREQUISITES: Teen Camp 1 or equivalent teen program. *Kids Camps do not qualify.
REQUIRED: Mandatory ability to swim. Any camera with manual mode + Tripod (optional).
LOCATION: 25 Toronto St. (Yonge & Adelaide) + Algonquin Provincial Park (partial overnight)
Nature & Landscape Photography
3 days in Algonquin Park
Join us for an unforgettable, partial overnight experience as we venture to Algonquin Park to indulge in nature and landscape photography! At night, we’ll explore night sky photography and settle down by the campfire! Guided by our senior instructor, Jake Borchenko, and a professional wilderness adventure guide, we’ll explore the wonders of nature and landscape photography in a meaningful and memorable way.
- No Camping Experience Required
- Mandatory Swimming Ability Required
- Program Includes:
5 Days of Nature & Landscape Photography Lessons
Sleeping Bags & All Required Camping Gear
All Meals & Snacks in Algonquin Park
Transportation | Departure & Return | To and From 25 Toronto St.
- Please Refer To FAQ’s for Details
Jake Borchenko, Leadership Instructor
Jake Borchenko, is one of our senior camp instructors, for Teen Camp 1. His portfolio showcases his passion for travel, documentary, and street photography, as he has travelled around the world, shooting documentaries in India, China and Nepal. Jake is a Broadcasting and Film graduate of Centennial College and has led youth trips across Ontario as a mentor with Skatelife Canada. Jake is passionate about experiential education and is currently studying at University of Toronto, pursuing a degree in psychology and sociology. His positive energy and zest for life has encouraged hundreds of our students, to reach new heights!
Algonquin Provincial Park
Mew Lake Campground
|MONDAY||Mandatory First Day
We’ll review tips for shooting nature and landscape photography, go over your equipment and review what to expect!
|TUESDAY||Depart from our studio at 25 Toronto Street first thing in the morning! When we arrive, we’ll set up in our yurt accommodations, and then we’ll grab our cameras and hit the trails to explore some of Algonquin’s most beautiful sites! In the afternoon, we’ll settle down by the campfire and explore night-sky photography!|
|WEDNESDAY||Enjoy a full day exploring beautiful landscapes in the park! Explore evening photography as the sun sets and master those night-sky techniques. Enjoy your last night cooking and hanging out by the campfire!|
|THURSDAY||Enjoy your morning with some fun outdoor activities before departing for Toronto. Drop-off at our studio (25 Toronto Street) mid-afternoon.|
|FRIDAY||Meet at 25 Toronto Street for 9am to review your images! Student work will be showcased at our end of week exhibit!|
All participants must pre-register. Deposits of $500 will be due by Dec 7, 2018 and a Final Payment will be due by March 31, 2019.
This program will be offered to participants on a first come, first serve basis. If you would like to opportunity to join Jake and other fellow teens up north for a 3 day adventure program, please fill out this form below as soon as possible.
Space Is Limited | Secure Your Spot Before The Rush | Program is limited to 15 participants
Pre-Register by filling out the form below (NO DEPOSIT IS REQUIRED TO PRE-REGISTER).
Deposit of $500 will be due by Dec 7, 2018 & Final Balance Due by March 31, 2019