Whale Camp



Students in this marine science program sail aboard the program's schooner while learning about the geology of Canada's Bay of Fundy region, the bay's marine life and the land-based life of Grand Manan Island. Aspects of the program include whale tracking, whale research, study of marine mammals and birds, ocean life photography, sailing, sea kayaking, hiking and sea navigation. Students utilize professional marine science and oceanography equipment.

General Info

Name Whale Camp
Location Grand Manan Island, New Brunswick, Canada
Year-round Contacts 888-549-4253
Program Focuses & Features Adventure Travel, Aquatics, Boating, Conservation, Creative Writing, Ecology, Environmental Science, Exploration, Field Hockey, Fine Arts, Geology, Hiking, Kayaking, Marine Biology/Studies, Oceanography, Outdoor Education, Photography, Roller Hockey, Sailing, Sea Cruises, Seamanship, Soccer, Swimming, Ultimate Frisbee, Volleyball, Watersports
Grade Range (rising grades) 5-12
Age Range Residential — Coed Ages 10-17
Application Deadline Rolling
Director Dennis Bowen, Director
Residential Fee $1395-4995, 1-3 weeks.
Year Established 1983
Dates & Sessions June-Aug; 22 sessions, 1-3 weeks long


Dennis Bowen, Director