IF YOU GO
Wild Women Expeditions: 888-993-1222, wildwomenexpeditions.com Great Bear Rainforest Kayak Adventure, British Columbia: July 8-15, July 15-22; approximately $2,995 p.p. for eight days, including tents, guides, meals, kayaks, camping/cooking gear and some transportation. Travellers meet in Vancouver. Pura Vida Adventure Retreat, Costa Rica: March 1-8; approximately $3,645 p.p. for eight days, including lodging, meals, guides, equipment and transportation from San José.
Other warm-weather trips include: Vietnam (April 22-May 5 and Sept. 23-Oct. 6), Tanzania (June 2-11 and June 11-19) and India (February, March and October).