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The Duke of Edinburgh International Award Qualifying Adventures

The Duke of Edinburgh International Award

The Duke of Edinburgh International Award Qualifying Adventurous Journeys

Challenge Yourself

The Adventurous Journey challenges you to develop skills and tools to improve yourself and your community by encouraging you to go beyond your comfort zone.

Personal Growth and Social Development

Discover that you are more capable and powerful than you ever ever dreamed of. Learn how to work with a team ina remote wilderness environment.

Set Goals and Master Skills

Challenge yourself by setting and and achieve a task. Develop and master a wide range of technical, personal, team and leadership skills.

Qualifying Algonquin Canoe Trip

This adventurous canoe expedition takes place in Algonquin Park’s North West corner. Explore, paddle, portage and disconnect to experience an authentic backcountry wilderness experience. This expedition requires determination, physical effort and problem solving.

Qualifying Algonquin Winter Expeditions

Exploring Algonquin Park’s north west corner, this adventurous winter journey provides opportunities to snowshoe, backcountry ski and winter camp all of which require teamwork, perseverance and cooperation.

Qualifying Hiking Journeys in Algonquin Park and Toronto area

Lace up your hiking boots and travel to backcountry camping sites, hike along Forgotten Trails and expand your comfort zone! If you are from the Toronto area we have some great options that will save you some travel time.

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Algonquin Duke of Edinburgh Canoe Expeditions

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Duke of Edinburgh Winter

Algonquin Duke of Edinburgh Winter Expedition

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Duke of Edinburgh Hiking Expeditions

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Client Testimonials

My son recently got back from his Duke of Edinburgh Gold trip and had nothing but positive things to say about it! The practice and qualifying journeys were very well planned and fun for the whole group. Food was delicious, learning experiences were plentiful and nature was beautiful, just as expected.

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Our boys (9 of them) returned today from their Gold Duke of Edinburgh adventure journey – they can’t stop talking about the incredible time they had. Thank you so much, Blake, for making this trip a life long memory for them. It has been such a tremendous experience for them.

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MEDIA AND STORIES

The Great Outdoors Getaways and Day Trips

The Great Outdoors Getaways and Day Trips Toronto Life Toronto Life City Guide 2006 Toronto, Ontario, Canada – March 2006 The Great Outdoors Northeast Algonquin Log Cabin Lodge Before you unpack your bags at the base camp – a rustic

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UK Television Story on the Algonquin Log Cabin

UK Television Story on the Algonquin Log Cabin Voyageur Quest – August 2003 Scottish Passport, a UK television show, featured this story about the Algonquin Log Cabin and Voyageur Quest’s Algonquin canoe trips. Seen on this video are Scottish Passport

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Cabin Fever

The autumn morning I drove up to the Algonquin Log Cabin was picture perfect. I had cruised along narrow forest roads carpeted in colourful leaves. The log cabin blended seamlessly into the forest, its cedar stain giving off a warm and inviting aura. … Read More

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Jordan Bell, Winter Guide

I can’t thank you enough for taking a chance and giving me the opportunity to represent VQ this winter. I couldn’t think of a more positive way to spend my first winter outside of University. I truly have appreciated my

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SPECIALS & PACKAGES

Experience Winter Camping
March 26-27
Step out of your comfort zone and embrace the last few days of winter, by travelling to a winter camp, sleeping in a heated wall tent and learning winter camping techniques!
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Algonquin Photo Moose Safari
June 11-13
Spend a weekend searching for the picture perfect moment of Algonquin's amazing wildlife, with professional photographer Rob Stimpson.
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Algonquin Snowshoe and Chalet
Available March 17-20
Relax in a comfortable chalet suite and snowshoe and cross country ski right from your door!
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$765

per person
2023 Winter Featured Trip

Algonquin Winter Lodge Adventure

Jan 27 - 29, Feb 13 - 15 Snowshoe and ski in the winter wonderland. Enjoy cozy Log Cabin nights and tasty meals served fireside. You will love the wood- fired sauna, Luge and torchlit broomball.

$795

per person
Algonquin Log Cabin Winter
New Years Adventure

Dec 31- Jan 2, 2023 New Years Adventure

Get festive and bring in the New Year with a fun and active winter adventure at the Algonquin Log Cabin. Snowshoe, ski and sauna. An unforgettable New Years in the wilderness.

$895

per person
December Spotlight

Dec 9 - 11, 2022 Romantic Winter Culinary Adventure

Feast on tasty home cooked winter fare and relax with wine in front of the wood burning fireplace. This 2 night package features seasonal meals, 2 nights private chalet accomodation and wood fired sauna. .

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Send us an email and we'll happily get back to you as soon as possible. Inquiries after 5:00pm will be addressed the following business day. Additionally, feel free to use this form to get in touch. [email protected]

Location

Voyageur Quest operates across our three main locations, all in Algonquin's North West. When checking in for a trip, visit our Outfitter at Algonquin Park Access Point #1. GPS Co-Ordinates: Outfitter: 45.922151, -79.184819 Log Cabin: 45.956722, -79.233316 Cottage Outpost: 45.915361, -79.185695

Specializing in Algonquin Park Canoe Trips, Lodge-Based Adventure Trips, and Private Cottage Rentals.

ALGONQUIN PARK LAST MINUTE AND EARLY BIRD SPECIALS

$895

per person
December Spotlight

Dec 9 - 11, 2022 Romantic Winter Culinary Adventure

Feast on tasty home cooked winter fare and relax with wine in front of the wood burning fireplace. This 2 night package features seasonal meals, 2 nights private chalet accomodation and wood fired sauna. .

$795

per person
Algonquin Log Cabin Winter
New Years Adventure

Dec 31- Jan 2, 2023 New Years Adventure

Get festive and bring in the New Year with a fun and active winter adventure at the Algonquin Log Cabin. Snowshoe, ski and sauna. An unforgettable New Years in the wilderness.

$765

per person
2023 Winter Featured Trip

Algonquin Winter Lodge Adventure

Jan 27 - 29, Feb 13 - 15 Snowshoe and ski in the winter wonderland. Enjoy cozy Log Cabin nights and tasty meals served fireside. You will love the wood- fired sauna, Luge and torchlit broomball.