Day camps give kids a summer getaway and offer parents a break from daycare. Kids: scoot off to camp for the day, make new friends, learn some new skills and be home in time for supper. Read about how kids can dip into summer camp thanks to day summer camps.
Overnight camps offer total immersion in the summer camp experience. Check out the camp closely then send your child for the full-on camp life offered at an overnight camp! Aka sleepaway camp, aka residential camp. Read our most recent magazine's discussion about the many benefits of overnight summer camps.
After-school programs and activities help your children develop an ability or interest, introduce them to new friends and teach important life skills, including time management, leadership and team work. Sports, arts, and education programs are profiled.
Search for summer camps in your city, province or state, or near your summer destination. With over 150 camps, there is certain to be a good selection of camps near you. And we're adding more camps all the time.
Camps.ca lists summer camps in Canada with a variety of sports as well as camps focusing on specific sports, such as those listed below.
Educational camps, including computer camps and science camps, extend your child's learning through the summer. Children at academic camps explore their world in fun new ways that are simply not available during school.
Arts summer camps help your child grow in their love and appreciation of arts such as dance, music or fine arts. Encourage your child to extend him or herself and make friends with other children with similar interests. Find the arts camp focusing on the exact discipline you want.
Specialty camps offer families the opportunity to get special attention for children or to spend summer camp with kids from like-minded families. Explore the specialty camps listed on pages linked to here!
Why summer camp? Camps offer a bevy of benefits for kids and families. Our Kids Camp Guide presents a variety of ways in which camps are good - perhaps even necessary - for kids.