take a hike vancouver


Take a Hike Vancouver has been running since 2000 and is an innovative education program engaging at-risk youth through a unique combination of academics, adventure-based learning, therapy and community involvement. Based at John Oliver Secondary School, Take a Hike Vancouver operates in partnership with School District 39 (Vancouver Board of Education).


Vancouver Student Intake


If you are a student that would like to apply to the Take a Hike program in Vancouver or a parent or counsellor looking for information, please contact the intake personnel below. They will gladly answer your questions and provide you with guidance.

Access our application paperwork here.

Applicants will be interviewed, and notified of their status. Upon acceptance to the program, students must sign a medical clearance form before attending classes. 

Take a Hike Vancouver

Grade 10/11 
Adriann Conner (available September – June) 

Grade 11/12 
Keri Tomlinson (available September – June)