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12 UNIQUE OUTDOOR KITS
The Wild | Life Outdoor Adventures delivers 12 unique outdoor kits. Your adventure begins with Bear Essentials Kit No. 1, followed by a series of 11 more outdoor themed kits that always ship out in the same order, so you’ll never miss an adventure.
Customize your journey by selecting monthly, bi-monthly or quarterly delivery options. Of course, you can cancel or pause at any time.
SIBLING KITS AVAILABLE!
Choose your subscription plan and add up to two (2) siblings kits for $34 each. SHIPPING INCLUDED.
Sibling kits include a merit pin, all the gear, tools, and craft materials. Note: you will only get one set of printed materials. You can add your sibling kits on the SHOPPING CART page (select a plan first and click ADD TO CART).
WHAT’S IN THE KITS
Each unique kit features 10+ hours of skill-building activities, games, and crafts. The adventure cards, gear, toys, and tools are custom designed and sourced by us, meaning many items cannot be found anywhere else.
The Parent Guides on our Resources page contain full gear lists for all kits.
"INTO THE WILD"
"Wow! So Impressed"
"LOVED our kit!"
"The Gift of Curiosity"
The Wild | Life FAQ
What is the Wild | Life?
The Wild | Life is a monthly subscription kit for kids that delivers outdoors tools, gear, and crafts along with 3 unique activity cards that provide adventure ideas, skill building lessons, and fun facts aligned with Canadian curriculum outcomes.
How does it work?
The Wild | Life outdoors adventures is a 12-month journey. You'll start with the Bear Essentials kit, followed by a series of 11 more kits that always ship out in the same order, so you’ll never miss an adventure. It's easy. You can cancel anytime.
What are the subscription options?
You can choose from 1, 3, 6, or 12-month options.
1 = Billed every month
3 = Billed every 3 months
6 = Billed every 6 months
12 = Billed once for the 12-month program
*All options are pre-paid; you can cancel at any time between the billing period.
What ages is Wild | Life for?
The Wild | Life is best suited for kids 8-12. However, it is at a parent’s discretion. Individual kids may require parental assistance for some of the outdoor activities.
How much do The Wild | Life kits cost?
The monthly kits are $39CAD per month plus $8 shipping Canada-wide. (Coming soon) You can add “sibling kits” for an additional $34CAD with no additional shipping cost.
What do I get each month?
Each month you will get at least three (3) new outdoor tool or outdoor gear (Ex. headlamp, compass, tarp), three (3) activity cards full of outdoor knowledge, activities to try and games to play, one (1) set of Wild Craft instructions and materials, one (1) enamel merit pin.
What is the value of each kit?
Each kit has over $50 of outdoors tools, gear, and crafts along with 3 unique activity cards that provide adventure ideas, skill building lessons, and fun facts aligned with Canadian curriculum outcomes.
Who develops your activity cards?
We develop them with our leadership team and have a roster of subject matter experts who contribute to different areas. We have a Canadian teacher as our Curriculum Director who oversees our curriculum pillars Leadership, Creativity, and Resilience to ensure we are always touching on each pillar in each kit. Our curriculum director is part of our development process and aligns our lessons, activities and facts to Canadian curriculum outcomes.
What kind of "themes" can I expect?
You can expect lots of different themes all built around the outdoors, some examples are: Night, Navigation, Shelter, Bugs, Exploration, Conservation, Plants, Food, First Aid, Water, Animals, Safety, Weather, Survival, and many more.
We’re releasing a new kit each month but so far:
Kit No. 1 Bear Essentials (Into Kit)
Kit No. 2 Into The Night (Night Theme)
Kit No. 3 Lead The Way (Navigation Theme)
Kit No. 4 Take Cover (Shelter Theme)
Kit No. 5 Safe & Sound (Survival & First Aid Theme)
Kit No. 6 Go Boldly (Explorer Theme)
Kit No. 7 Let It Grow (Plant Theme)
Kit No. 8 Cookout (Food Theme)
Kit No. 9 Rain or Shine (Weather Theme)
Can I get extra gear, Pack-tivity or Wild Craft for siblings?
Sibling kits are coming soon! Choose your subscription plan and add up to two (2) siblings kits for $34 each. Sibling kits include a merit pin, all the gear, tools, and craft materials. Note: you will only get one set of printed materials. You will not be charged additional shipping (save up to $26 a month!). You can add your sibling kits on the checkout page (select a plan first).
When will I receive my packages?
We have moved to TWO ship dates so you can receive your first kit sooner! Your first kit will ship on the 5th or 20th of the month depending on when you order. Your next kits will ship out on the 20th of each month.
Do you ship internationally?
Due to the nature of our Canadian content, we currently ship only within Canada.
Can I give Wild | Life as a gift?
Yes, you would just enter the recipients address in the SHIPPING field.
What is your mission?
The Wild | Life was created to make outdoor play fun, easy, and adventurous. We believe everyone should have the skills and confidence to explore the outdoors. Our goal is simple, get more kids outside more often.
Who created The Wild | Life?
We are a Canadian-run and family owned business, headquartered in Calgary, AB. The founders are Jenelle, Jeremy and Heather. They lived the wild life as kids and are on a mission to help kids get the same opportunities to be curious, to be brave, and to be wild. Because hey, isn’t that what being a kid is all about?
What is your cancellation policy? How do I cancel my auto-renewal?
To cancel your auto-renewal, login to your account and turn off auto-renew before the 20th of the month to cancel for the upcoming month. Or send an e-mail to email@example.com and one of our Wild Wardens can do it for you.
Can I have the first kit ship to me and then change the address for the rest of the membership?
Yes, you can just login to your account and update the address. Or send an e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org and one of our Wild Wardens can do it for you.
I won/was gifted my first kit through a contest; can I skip the first kit?
Yes, you can sign up normally and then send an email to email@example.com indicating to skip to Kit No. 2. We will send you a confirmation that we’ve completed the update to your customer profile.
I have additional questions. Where can I learn more?
You can call 1-866-918-1932 or firstname.lastname@example.org if you have additional questions.