Announcing the Winners of Canada’s Coolest School Trip!

Thank you to the thousands of Canadians that took the time to vote and help a grade 7, 8 or 9 / secondary 1, 2 or 3 class to win the trip of a lifetime!

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This school year’s Canada’s Coolest School Trip contest will send one amazing class on an unforgettable five-day, four-night trip to Parks Canada places in Manitoba! From June 3-7, 2019, our grand-prize winners will discover Lower Fort Garry National Historic Site, where costumed interpreters will explain how a historic agreement with First Nations was made at this incredible stone fort, they will visit Riel House National Historic Site and hear tales of Louis Riel’s life and his struggle to defend Métis rights in Canada, they will go to the Forks National Historic Site, "the heart of the continent", where people have been gathering for 6,000 years! The grand-prize winners will also experience the breathtaking natural beauty and pristine wilderness of Riding Mountain National Park!


View this year’s lucky winners!

Thank you to all who participated in Canada’s Coolest School Trip! We would also like to thank Air Canada for being a proud partner of the Canada's Coolest School Trip contest again this year.

To view all of the photo essay entries, and to find out about the contest, check out

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