As Schools programs may change we have decided not to include details for each program. Please go to their websites to see their different program details. Nature schools programs can vary greatly so please read their information carefully to make sure it is the right program for your family.

 

Please send us information on other programs or activities so that we can keep updating our site!

 

Victoria and Area

VICTORIA AND AREA! You are so lucky! Check out the following website to find a comprehensive list of schools, programs and camps that are available in your area. This website is AMAZING:

 

http://ecolearninghive.org/organizations

 

Here is a list of other programs available on Vancouver Island:

 

Program Name: Biology Buddies

Age group: 4-6 year olds

Location: Swan Lake Nature Sanctuary, Victoria

Type: after-school

http://www.swanlake.bc.ca/biology-buddies.php

 

Program Name: Educating Children Outside

Age group: Preschool

Location: Swan Lake Nature Sanctuary, Victoria

Type: preschool

http://www.saanich.ca/EN/main/parks-recreation-culture/active-living-guide.html

 

Program Name: Home School Science

Age Group: 7-10 year olds

Location: Swan Lake Nature Sanctuary, Victoria

Type: Home School

http://www.swanlake.bc.ca/home-school-science.php

 

Program Name: Monkey Tree Early Years Nature Program

Age group: Preschool

Location: Comox

Type: Preschool

http://monkeytreecomox.weebly.com/

 

Program Name: Natural Wonders Preschool

Age group: Preschool

Location: Oak Bay

Type: Preschool

https://www.oakbay.ca/parks-recreation/programs/licensed-preschool

 

Program name: Nature Kindergarten

Age group: Kindergarten

Location: Sangster Elementary School, Sooke

Type: Kindergarten

http://naturekindergarten.sd62.bc.ca/

 

Program name: Nature Preschool

Age group: Preschool

Location: Westshore area

Type: Preschool

https://wsprnaturepreschool.wordpress.com/about/

 

Program name: Stomping in the Mud

Age Group: Preschool

Location:

Type: Preschool

http://stompinginthemud.blogspot.ca/

 

Program name: Tree of Life

Age Group: Preschool

Location: Vic West

Type: Preschool

http://www.treeoflifeplayschool.ca/

 

Program name: Victoria Nature School -Victoria's Original Forest School

Age group: Preschool

Location: Mt Douglas Park, Victoria

Type: Preschool

www.victorianatureschool.com

 

Program Name: Goldstream Nature House

Age group: Various

Location: Goldstream park

Type: After-school

http://www.naturehouse.ca/

 

Program Name: Little Nest Preschool

Age group: Preschool

Location: Salt Spring Island BC

Type: Preschool

http://www.littlenestforestpreschool.com/

 

Program Name: Oak and Orca Bioregional Forest School

Age group: K-7

Location: Mt Douglas Park

Type: Not for profit

 http://www.oakandorca.ca/learn-with-us/home-learning-forest-school/ 

 

Nanaimo and Area:

Program Name: Rathtrevor Beach Nature House

Age group: Various

Location: Rathtrevor Beach

Type: Afterschool and Camp

http://www.naturehouse.ca/

 

Program Name: Various Nature and Outdoor Learning Program

Age group: Preschool to 15 years old

Location: Nanaimo Parks and Recreation

Type: After-school and early years

http://lin.ca/success-stories/nature-tykes-early-years-nature-program

 

Comox Valley and Area:

Program Name: Beachcomber School

Age group: Preschool through Grade 8

Location: Fanny Bay, B.C.

Type: School and Preschool

http://www.beachcombersschool.ca/

 

Program Name: Hand in Hand Education

Age group: Preschool

Location: Cumberland, BC

Type: Preschool

http://hand-in-handeducation.com/

 

Program Name: Saltwater Waldrof School

Age group: Preschool through Grade 6

Location: Courtenay (Tin Town)

Type: Preschool and School

http://www.saltwaterschool.com/

 

Program Name: Wild Sprit Nature Awarness.

Age group: Various

Location: Courtenay

Type: After school

 http://www.members.shaw.ca/wildspirit/

 

Program Name: Fresh Jewels Learning

Age group: Preschool to High School

Location: Cumberland

Type: After-school and early years

http://freshjewels.org/

 

Program Name: Miracle Beach Nature House

Age group: Various

Location: Miracle Beach

Type: Camp, after-school

http://www.naturehouse.ca/

 

 

 

 

 

Outdoor Learning Programs and Schools