Do It Your Way!

Whether you're looking for a way to spice up the company picnic, help advance a group of Scouts, or want to make an International adventure out of the family reunion, a custom outing with The Northwest Passage is the answer.
Anything from consultation, to an express flight to the North Pole, our custom adventures are limited only by your imagination. Since 1983 we have worked with local park districts and multi-million dollar corporations, families, ski clubs, high schools, and outdoor retailers to create the perfect group adventure.
Our dedication to high quality custom adventures has earned us a long list of satisfied clients. Let us help make your adventure dreams a reality. 
Over the years our dedication to high-quality custom adventures has earned us a long list of satisfied clients. 

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The Northwest Passage has Created Customized Adventures for the Following:

Active Endeavors

Indian Hills Ski Club

Northwestern University

Arlington Heights Park District

Lake Arlington AHPD

Outside Magazine

Baker Demonstration School

Lake Forest Park District


Chicago Adventure Therapy

Lake Forest Open Lands

The Sierra Club

Chicago Highlife Adventures

Lasalle Partners

Uncle Dan’s Outfitters

Chicago Park District

Loyola Academy

Wilmette Park District

Chicago Public Schools

Loyola University

Winnetka Park District

Evanston Ecology Center

Merrill Lynch

Winter Club



Deerfield Park District


Glencoe Park District


What People are Saying:

“We were very, very pleased with The Northwest Passage approach to our Boundary Waters trip. The guides – Jon and Connor were skilled, professional, experienced and patient with our Boy Scouts. We’ll be back!” - Paul Troop #210
“I was very satisfied. The entire outing went a lot smoother than I had anticipated. It was fun." - Emily A. McGaw YMCA
“Speaking personally, I loved everything about it. It was easy to do, so gorgeous out so fun to see the girls all over maneuvering their kayaks I could have stayed out for days.” - Amy M. Girl Scout Troop #284
"Yes! I really enjoyed the outing as did everyone else. People from The Northwest Passage walked us through every step of the way." -Sarah M.Center for Cultural Exchange
 Fantastic, they worked well with the age groups and encouraged everyone to be positive.” - David Troop 9
 “100% Satisfied. My scouts want to make it an annual event!” - Barbara G.S. Troop 499