Badge Days

Badge Days occur three times a year and are the perfect opportunity for Guiders and Scouters to perfect or learn new skills towards their chosen badges!

Our knowledgeable naturalists will lead participants during short programs that are designed to fulfil specific badge requirements. 


Badge Days Schedule

Unfortunately we do not have the 'wiggle room' to place drop-ins (aka. at the door registration) into groups

 

Build Your Skills! February 8th 2020

Open to all Girl Guides and Scouts Canada participants
10:00am-11:00am
Fire Building: Real hands on practice for any skill level!
10:00am-11:00am
Winter Games: for the love of outdoors!
11:30am-12:30pm
Shelter Building: Explore & practice important principles
11:30am-12:30pm
Animal Tracking: Unfold the secrets of what happens when we aren't watching

1:00pm-2:00pm

Intro to knots: Guided discovery of the core knots 
1:00pm-2:00pm
Bannock Roasting with Chickadee feeding
1.5 hour programs

2:30pm-4:00pm 

Cross Country Skiing*

2:30pm-4:00pm

Snowshoeing*

 
 
To read a description of the badge programs offered please see our Guiding Program Guide PDF and Scouting Program Guide PDF. Please note that equipment rentals are an additional fee.

 

To register (individual guiders/scouters or as a unit/troop), submit a registration form by fax 705-526-3294 or email (scanned) jpelletier(at)wyemarsh.com TWO WEEKS in advance. Please contact Jennifer at 705-526-7809 x205 with any questions!

 

Winter Badge Days Registration FormPDF- Registration Open!

  • Feb 8th 2020

Spring Badge Days Registraiton Form PDF- Registration coming soon!

  • Date TBD 

Fall Badge Days Registraiton Form PDF- Registration coming soon!

  • Date TBD 

Costs to participants (adult supervisors are free excluding rental fees)

  • 1hour: $7.00/person
  • 2 hours: $12.00/person
  • 3 hours: $17.00/person
  • 1.5hours: $9.00/person

Equipment rental fees apply to some badge work

  • Snowshoes - $3.39 pp
  • Cross country skis - $9.04 pp

Children Birdwatching

Explore Wye Marsh All Year Round

Our badge and general interest programming is available all year for both day and overnight visits!  Explore our program guides and book your experience at Wye Marsh today.

Visit our Field Trips & Education Day Visit  or Overnight Visit pages for more details or to request a booking!