Kayaking camps

Find summer camps that specialize in kayaking listed below


Learn how to paddle, ferry, peel out... and all the other things you require in order to be a better kayaker. Kayak camps listed below offer specialised instruction, and several offer wilderness kayak trips. Investigate each of the camps listed below to learn more about kayaking training and programs they offer. Read more

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False Creek Racing Canoe Club   
A multi-disciplinary paddling club offering recreational and competitive camps and after-school programs for kids of all ages and abilities all year round!

Vancouver
Sport (multi)
  • Ages 7 to 18 (Coed)
  • Day, Program
  • from $200/program
Day, Program openCamp Coed 200 7-18 0 Vancouver, British Columbia
COVID-19 alert: Temporarily closed
Harbourfront Centre Camps   
Since 1979, Harbourfront Centre Camps have fostered an inclusive learning community that encourages long-lasting connections to contemporary arts, culture and ideas. .

Harbourfront, Toronto
Traditional (multi activity)
  • Ages 4 to 15 (Coed)
  • Day, Overnight
  • from $250/week
Day, Overnight Coed 250 4-15 1 Harbourfront, Toronto, Ontario


Camps offering kayaking as an activity
Haliburton Hockey Haven Sports Camp   
Located north of Toronto, this multi-sport camp offers the athlete a custom experience mixed with traditional camp fun. Major sports include hockey, golf, wakeboarding, and tennis. We Deliver Greatness!

Haliburton
Sport (multi)
  • Ages 7 to 15 (Coed)
  • Day, Overnight
  • from $450/week
Day, Overnight openCamp Coed 450 7-15 0 Haliburton, Ontario
Frontier Trails Camp & Outdoor Education Centre   
Adventure Begins at Summer camp! Day and overnight programs and many activities including horseback riding,ESL, paintball, archery, whitewater rafting and more. Offering Awesome memories to campers from 5-16 .

Ottawa; Eganville
Traditional (multi activity)
  • Ages 4 to 16 (Coed)
  • Day, Overnight
  • from $699/week
Day, Overnight openCamp Coed 699 4-16 1 Ottawa, Ontario, Eganville, Ontario
COVID-19 alert: Temporarily closed
Onondaga Camp   
For more than 100 years Onondaga Camp has provided an inclusive environment where young people can play, explore, achieve and grow. Offering over 30 different activities, there is something for everyone!

Minden
Traditional (multi activity)
  • Ages 6 to 16 (Coed)
  • Overnight
  • from $1,500/week
Overnight Coed 1500 6-16 2 Minden, Ontario
COVID-19 alert: Temporarily closed
Muskoka Woods   
Muskoka Woods is a Christian youth development organization that offers a fun, safe and welcoming environment for all youth. Our staff share a common desire to help young people realize their full potential.

Rosseau
Traditional (multi activity)
  • Ages 6 to 16 (Coed)
  • Overnight
  • from $999/week
Overnight Coed 999 6-16 3 Rosseau, Ontario
COVID-19 alert: Temporarily closed
Kandalore   
Kandalore is the finest traditional summer camp in Canada, providing the best of both canoe tripping and in-camp activities. Specialized leadership programs for 16 and 17 year olds.

Minden
Traditional (multi activity)
  • Ages 6 to 16 (Coed)
  • Overnight, family
  • from $2,715/2 weeks
Overnight, family Coed 2715 6-16 4 Minden, Ontario
Camp Couchiching   
Beautiful forests, rolling fields and lots of lakeside waterfront are waiting for you only 1.5 hours from Toronto. Camp Couchiching focuses on individual development and challenge by choice, We are all levels of awesome!

Orillia
Traditional (multi activity)
  • Ages 6 to 16 (Coed)
  • Day, Overnight, family
  • from $800/week
Day, Overnight, family openCamp Coed 800 6-16 5 Orillia, Ontario
COVID-19 alert: Temporarily closed
Teen Ranch   
Just an hour from the GTA, a traditional Christian summer camp & year round retreat facility, specializing in developing youth through horse, hockey, adventure, bmx, soccer, figure skate, ninja warrior, WHAM & day camps.

Caledon
Sport (multi)
  • Ages 5 to 18 (Coed)
  • Day, Overnight, family
  • from $320/week
Day, Overnight, family Coed 320 5-18 6 Caledon, Ontario
Camp Pathfinder   
Est. 1914. A traditional boys' summer camp, island campus in Algonquin. Full in-camp program. Water, land and camp skills. Wilderness canoe trips, Spectacular setting. Exceptional staff. Positive masculine culture. Fun!

Algonquin Park
Traditional (multi activity)
  • Ages 7 to 16 ( Boys)
  • Overnight, family
  • from $1,000/week
Overnight, family openCamp Boys 1000 7-16 7 Algonquin Park, Ontario
COVID-19 alert: Temporarily closed
Olympia Sports Camp   
We offer kids professional instruction, guidance to grow & excel while having fun! Choose from over 90 programs in Sport, Leadership, Adventure, Art, Recreation, Self-Discovery & Fitness.

Huntsville
Sport (multi)
  • Ages 6 to 18 (Coed)
  • Overnight
  • from $930/week
Overnight Coed 930 6-18 8 Huntsville, Ontario
COVID-19 alert: Temporarily closed
Camp Tamakwa   
A children’s overnight camp in Algonquin Park,2.5 hours north of Toronto. With more than 20 activities and a premier canoe trip program,campers develop life skills,build self-confidence and foster lifelong friendships.

Algonquin Park
Traditional (multi activity)
  • Ages 7 to 16 (Coed)
  • Overnight, family
  • from $1,300/week
Overnight, family Coed 1300 7-16 9 Algonquin Park, Ontario
Camp Nominingue   
An English boys' camp in Quebec, Nominingue offers the ultimate outdoor experience: living in a tent with the opportunity of going on wilderness canoe trips. It is the place where your summer adventure begins!

Mont-Tremblant
Traditional (multi activity)
  • Ages 7 to 16 ( Boys)
  • Overnight, family
  • from $805/week
Overnight, family openCamp Boys 805 7-16 10 Mont-Tremblant, Quebec
COVID-19 alert: Temporarily closed
InterVarsity Pioneer Camp Pacific   
One of nine Inter-Varsity Camps, Pioneer Pacific offers Christian summer camp and leadership programs for kids from 7-18, and includes a wide range of activities such as sailing, archery, kayaking and more.

Thetis Island; Vancouver
Traditional (multi activity)
  • Ages 7 to 18 (Coed, Girls)
  • Overnight
  • from $285/week
Overnight Coed, Girls 285 7-18 11 Thetis Island, British Columbia, Vancouver, BC
Glen Bernard Camp   
A traditional overnight summer camp for girls offering wilderness adventure, horseback riding, sailing, swimming and lifesaving, arts and many other activities!

Huntsville
Traditional (multi activity)
  • Ages 4 to 16 ( Girls)
  • Overnight
  • from $1,260/week
Overnight openCamp Girls 1260 4-16 12 Huntsville, Ontario
COVID-19 alert: Temporarily closed
Outward Bound Canada   
Outward Bound Canada provides challenging adventures in the outdoors across the country that develop self-respect, awareness of others, interpersonal skills, and a sense of accomplishment.

Riverdale, Toronto; Vancouver Island; North Toronto, Toronto; Kananaskis; Algonquin Park
Adventure (multi)
  • Ages 12 to 99 (Coed, Girls, Boys)
  • Day, Overnight
  • from $375/week
Day, Overnight Coed, Girls, Boys 375 12-99 13 Riverdale, Toronto, Ontario, Vancouver Island, British Columbia, North Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Kananaskis, , Algonquin Park, Ontario
COVID-19 alert: Temporarily closed
Camp Muskoka   
Boost your camper's self-confidence in a fun, safe & supportive community. Great staff, delicious food, comfy modern lodging and a variety of over 50 activities to choose from!

Bracebridge
Traditional (multi activity)
  • Ages 6 to 16 (Coed)
  • Overnight
  • from $1,095/week
Overnight Coed 1095 6-16 14 Bracebridge, Ontario
InterVarsity Circle Square Ranch Big Clear Lake   
Circle Square Ranch is a life changing Christian summer camp for kids and teens ages 6-17. We offer a wide range of activities including horseback riding, water sports and ropes. Your summer adventure starts here!

Hamilton; Huntsville; Land O' Lakes Tourist Region
Traditional (multi activity)
  • Ages 6 to 17 (Coed, Girls, Boys)
  • Overnight, family
  • from $299/week
Overnight, family openCamp Coed, Girls, Boys 299 6-17 15 Hamilton, , Huntsville, Ontario, Land O' Lakes Tourist Region, Ontario
Camp Can-Aqua   
A traditional camp with diverse programming & exceptional instruction, we believe in teaching kids compromise, patients & empathy. Fun is a given. Through thoughtful & individualized programming, our campers thrive here.

Haliburton Highlands; Oakville; Ottawa
Traditional (multi activity)
  • Ages 5 to 17 (Coed)
  • Overnight, family
  • from $1,950/2 weeks
Overnight, family openCamp Coed 1950 5-17 16 Haliburton Highlands, Ontario, Oakville, Ontario, Ottawa, Ontario
InterVarsity Pioneer Camp Ontario   
An award winning Christian summer camp in Muskoka for ages five to 17 featuring dozens of awesome activities, teen programs in leadership development and wilderness adventure & unforgettable experiences for every camper!

Huntsville
Traditional (multi activity)
  • Ages 5 to 17 (Coed, Girls, Boys)
  • Overnight, family
  • from $460/week
Overnight, family openCamp Coed, Girls, Boys 460 5-17 17 Huntsville, Ontario
COVID-19 alert: Temporarily closed
Camp Northway/ Wendigo   
Northway, Canada's oldest summer camp for girls (age 7-16) and Wendigo, a small tripping outpost for boys (age 12-16) are located in the wilderness of Algonquin Park.

Algonquin Park
Traditional (multi activity)
  • Ages 7 to 16 ( Girls, Boys)
  • Overnight
  • from $1,063/week
Overnight Girls, Boys 1063 7-16 18 Algonquin Park, Ontario
COVID-19 alert: Temporarily closed
Camp IAWAH   
Eastern Ontario summer camp, nestled on the shores of Wolfe Lake 15 minutes from Westport. Activities at Iawah include leadership building, archery tag, canoeing, cake decorating, programming and turf sports.

Westport
Traditional (multi activity)
  • Ages 7 to 18 (Coed, Girls, Boys)
  • Day, Overnight, family
  • from $425/week
Day, Overnight, family Coed, Girls, Boys 425 7-18 19 Westport, Ontario
COVID-19 alert: Temporarily closed
Camp Mini-Yo-We   
Camp Mini-Yo-We is a traditional, Christian overnight camp offering amazing activities, innovative programs, dedicated staff and a safe place for campers to stretch and grow.

Huntsville
Traditional (multi activity)
  • Ages 5 to 17 (Coed, Girls, Boys)
  • Day, Overnight
  • from $745/week
Day, Overnight Coed, Girls, Boys 745 5-17 20 Huntsville, Ontario
Camp Ecolart   
A premium summer and winter camp for boys and girls 4 to 17 years old offering more than 15 different programs in their summer overnight and day camp, and a skiing/snowboarding program in the March break camp.

Montreal; Vancouver; West Vancouver
Traditional (multi activity)
  • Ages 4 to 17 (Coed)
  • Day, Overnight
  • from $240/week
Day, Overnight openCamp Coed 240 4-17 21 Montreal, Quebec, Vancouver, British Columbia, West Vancouver, British Columbia
Encounters with Canada   
A leadership program, where teens develop civic leadership skills, learn about Canadian institutions, meet famous and accomplished Canadians, and explore exciting career options

Ottawa
Education: Leadership
  • Ages 14 to 17 (Coed)
  • Overnight
  • from $750/week
Overnight openCamp Coed 750 14-17 22 Ottawa, Ontario
COVID-19 alert: Temporarily closed
Camp Kawartha   
Traditional summer camp fostering self-esteem, leadership & environmental stewardship. Campers are encouraged to be creative, in touch with nature & be themselves in a non-competitive environment.

Peterborough; Lakefield
Traditional (multi activity)
  • Ages 4 to 17 (Coed)
  • Day, Overnight
  • from $260/week
Day, Overnight Coed 260 4-17 23 Peterborough, , Lakefield, Ontario
Camp Ak-O-Mak   
A traditional summer camp with over 26 sports and camp activities, including swimming, tennis, canoeing, biking and more.

Parry Sound
Sport (multi)
  • Ages 7 to 16 ( Girls)
  • Overnight
  • from $900/week
Overnight openCamp Girls 900 7-16 24 Parry Sound, Ontario
Camp Tapawingo, YWCA   
An all girls summer camp located on Georgian Bay, operated by YWCA Toronto. Camp “Tap” focuses on empowering and supporting a diverse group of girls through a broad range of arts and outdoor activities.

Parry Sound
Traditional (multi activity)
  • Ages 6 to 15 ( Girls)
  • Overnight
  • from $714/week
Overnight openCamp Girls 714 6-15 25 Parry Sound, Ontario
Camp Crossroads   
A traditional camp experience in a fresh and dynamic way. Our core Christian teaching, creative staff, excellent food and exciting recreational programs inspire kids and keep them coming back year after year.

Torrance
Traditional (multi activity)
  • Ages 8 to 17 (Coed)
  • Day, Overnight, family
  • from $540/week
Day, Overnight, family openCamp Coed 540 8-17 26 Torrance, Ontario
YMCA of Greater Vancouver   
There’s something about camp that brings out the best in us. Whether it’s sailing, hiking or uncovering leadership potential, YMCA's spring and summer camps provide children ages 5-17 with a memorable experience.

Vancouver; Gibsons
Traditional (multi activity)
  • Ages 5 to 17 (Coed)
  • Day, Overnight, family
  • from $139/session
Day, Overnight, family openCamp Coed 139 5-17 27 Vancouver, British Columbia, Gibsons, British Columbia
Camp Wabikon   
An experience kids love. A family parents trust. Wabikon is sleepover camp for boys and girls ages 6-17. Campers from around the world feel like part of the family and enjoy activities on a challenge-by-choice basis.

Temagami
Traditional (multi activity)
  • Ages 6 to 17 (Coed)
  • Overnight
  • from $1,100/week
Overnight openCamp Coed 1100 6-17 28 Temagami, Ontario
COVID-19 alert: Temporarily closed
Willowgrove Day Camp   
Located on a private 100 acre farm property that includes a forest, pond, clean running creek, sports fields, play grounds, in-ground swimming pools, wall climbing gym, animal barn, apple orchard , corn maze and more.

Whitchurch - Stouffville
Traditional (multi activity)
  • Ages 4 to 15 (Coed)
  • Day
  • from $44/week
Day Coed 44 4-15 29 Whitchurch - Stouffville, Ontario
Camp Tanamakoon   
This all girls summer camp located on its own lake in Algonquin Park offers a variety of camp activities, along with specialty programs for canoe tripping, mini camp and kindercamp! We offer a safe and fun adventure!

Algonquin Park
Traditional (multi activity)
  • Ages 4 to 16 ( Girls)
  • Overnight
  • from $2,900/session
Overnight openCamp Girls 2900 4-16 30 Algonquin Park, Ontario
COVID-19 alert: Temporarily closed
Camp Wenonah   
Trusted by families from around the world, Camp Wenonah is a popular kids overnight summer camp in Muskoka Ontario for boys and girls aged 5 - 17 years old. Veteran staff, including full time medical staff.

Bracebridge
Traditional (multi activity)
  • Ages 5 to 17 (Coed)
  • Overnight
  • from $1,155/week
Overnight Coed 1155 5-17 31 Bracebridge, Ontario
Shadow Lake Centre   
A summer camp for children, youth, and adults with intellectual/developmental disabilities. Accessible activities that include sports, swimming, arts and crafts, and lots of music.

Whitchurch - Stouffville
Traditional (multi activity)
  • Ages 9 to 65 (Coed)
  • Day, Overnight, Program, family
  • from $1,575/week
Day, Overnight, Program, family openCamp Coed 1575 9-65 32 Whitchurch - Stouffville, Ontario
The Whale Camp   
A unique marine science experience on beautiful Grand Manan island in the Bay of Fundy. Camp programs include whale watches, seabird observation trips, kayaking excursions, hands-on science education, hiking, and more.

Grand Manan
Science: Marine Biology
  • Ages 10 to 17 (Coed)
  • Overnight
  • from $1,425/week
Overnight openCamp Coed 1425 10-17 33 Grand Manan, New Brunswick
COVID-19 alert: Temporarily closed
Medeba Summer Camp   
Medeba Summer Camp is an overnight camp that uses adventure and community to provide the best week of your child's summer! We provide a full range of traditional and extensive adventure activities to choose from.

Haliburton
Traditional (multi activity)
  • Ages 6 to 16 (Coed)
  • Day, Overnight
  • from $729/week
Day, Overnight Coed 729 6-16 34 Haliburton, Ontario
YMCA of Simcoe Muskoka   
The YMCA of Simcoe/Muskoka offers a variety of values based camp programs through our day, family, leadership and overnight camps throughout the Simcoe, Muskoka and Parry Sound regions.

Orillia; Midland
Traditional (multi activity)
  • Ages 6 to 17 (Coed)
  • Day, Overnight, family
  • from $195/week
Day, Overnight, family openCamp Coed 195 6-17 35 Orillia, Ontario, Midland, ON
Frontier Trails ESL Camp   
Programs are geared to encourage speaking as opposed to writing proficiency. By using picture images, with English labels, each child gains a certain level of familiarity with the terminology presented.

Eganville; Ottawa
Education: Language Instruction
  • Ages 6 to 16 (Coed)
  • Day, Overnight
  • from $699/week
Day, Overnight openCamp Coed 699 6-16 36 Eganville, Ontario, Ottawa, Ontario
COVID-19 alert: Temporarily closed
Swiss Education Academy   
Based in Switzerland, Swiss Education Academy offers short courses during the summer for 10-20-year-old students, from language camps to discovering the culinary arts to an introduction to the world of hospitality.

International
Education (multi)
  • Ages 10 to 20 (Coed)
  • Overnight
  • from $1,900/week
Overnight Coed 1900 10-20 37 International,
Camp Qwanoes   
Camp Qwanoes is a youth-focused, high adventure Christian residential camp that exists to love kids to life like no other. Summer camps for ages 8-18 and leadership programs starting at age 15. Over 75 activities.

Vancouver Island
Traditional (multi activity)
  • Ages 8 to 18 (Coed)
  • Overnight, family
  • from $545/week
Overnight, family openCamp Coed 545 8-18 38 Vancouver Island, British Columbia
Camp Kwasind   
A great overnight Christian camp in Muskoka for those ages 7 to 17 that is AFFORDABLE, MEMORABLE, FUN & HIGH QUALITY. Truly a safe place to build friendships, gain confidence & have new experiences in an outdoor setting.

Bracebridge
Traditional (multi activity)
  • Ages 7 to 17 (Coed)
  • Overnight
  • from $425/week
Overnight openCamp Coed 425 7-17 39 Bracebridge, Ontario
YMCA-YWCA of the National Capital Region   
Choose active and fun Neighbourhood day camps close to home, with themed weeks and out trips, OR a traditional outdoor day (or overnight) experience at Camp Otonabee with ropes, paddling, nature hikes, swimming and more

Ottawa
Traditional (multi activity)
  • Ages 4 to 16 (Coed)
  • Day, Overnight
  • from $190/week
Day, Overnight openCamp Coed 190 4-16 40 Ottawa, Ontario
COVID-19 alert: Temporarily closed
Camp Wanapitei   
Wilderness canoe-tripping camp based in Northern Ontario, paddling Ontario, Quebec, and the Territories. A strong tripping program is complemented by caring staff, community focus and a diverse in-camp program.

Temagami
Adventure: Wilderness Out-tripping
  • Ages 7 to 18 (Coed)
  • Overnight, family
  • from $1,010/week
Overnight, family Coed 1010 7-18 41 Temagami, Ontario
Stanstead College Summer Camps   
Summer Camps for local and foreign students. Wide variety of camps offered such as Language, STEM, Cultural, Hockey Specific and much more!

Stanstead
Traditional (multi activity)
  • Ages 11 to 17 (Coed)
  • Day, Overnight
  • from $900/session
Day, Overnight openCamp Coed 900 11-17 42 Stanstead, Quebec
Canadian Adventure Camp   
A true adventure camp with the very best staff. Choose from a Traditional General Camp Program or specialize in Trampoline, Gymnastics, Aerials (circus) or Wakeboarding & Water Skiing.

Temagami
Traditional (multi activity)
  • Ages 5 to 17 (Coed)
  • Overnight
  • from $1,300/week
Overnight openCamp Coed 1300 5-17 43 Temagami, Ontario
COVID-19 alert: Temporarily closed
Camp Cherith - Lanark   
Camp Cherith Lanark is a co-ed, interdenominational, Christian camp that offers a variety of outdoor skill development within the context of a community committed to Biblical teachings and values.

Ottawa
Traditional (multi activity)
  • Ages 4 to 19 (Coed)
  • Day, Overnight, family
  • from $100/week
Day, Overnight, family Coed 100 4-19 44 Ottawa, Ontario
Army and Navy Academy Summer Camp   
Army and Navy Academy Camp Challenge offers your young co-eds motivational summer leadership, academic, and recreation camps that encourage active involvement, accountability, skill development, and personal growth.

California
Traditional (multi activity)
  • Ages 11 to 17 (Coed)
  • Overnight
  • from $3,200/session
Overnight openCamp Coed 3200 11-17 45 California, California
Elite Camps Hoop Dreams Overnight Basketball Camp   
A unique basketball camp led by experienced instructors that helps kids develop skills in dribbling, shooting, passing and footwork and take part in traditional overnight camp activities.

Bruce Peninsula
Sport: Basketball
  • Ages 9 to 17 (Coed, Girls, Boys)
  • Overnight
  • from $1,160/week
Overnight openCamp Coed, Girls, Boys 1160 9-17 46 Bruce Peninsula, Ontario
Academic Camp Canada   
Exciting academic summer camps for 12-17 year olds in British Columbia, New Brunswick & Ottawa. BCCA accredited. Combination of inspiring academic learning, activities & trips. Computer Science & Medical Studies camps

Mill Bay; International; Rothesay; Ottawa
Education (multi)
  • Ages 11 to 17 (Coed)
  • Day, Overnight
  • from $250/program
Day, Overnight openCamp Coed 250 11-17 47 Mill Bay, British Columbia, International, , Rothesay, New Brunswick, Ottawa,
COVID-19 alert: Temporarily closed
YMCA of Southwestern Ontario Overnight Camps   
The YMCA of Southwestern Ontario offers two amazing overnight camps for campers aged 5-16 - YMCA Camp Queen Elizabeth (CQE) in Georgian Bay Islands National Park and YMCA Camp Henry in Point Pelee National Park.

London; Leamington; Port Severn
Traditional (multi activity)
  • Ages 5 to 16 (Coed)
  • Overnight, family
  • from $540/session
Overnight, family Coed 540 5-16 48 London, Ontario, Leamington, Ontario, Port Severn, Ontario
Lone Prairie Camp   
Offers onsite and offsite (hiking and backpacking) camping for ages 6 to 17, along with a weekend family camp.

Ferintosh
Traditional (multi activity)
  • Ages 5 to 99 (Coed)
  • Overnight, family
  • from $140/week
Overnight, family openCamp Coed 140 5-99 49 Ferintosh, Alberta
Kilcoo Camp   
Kilcoo has an earned reputation as one of Canada's foremost traditional summer camps. Boys come to Kilcoo to enjoy the activities, to gain confidence in themselves, to learn to work with others and to "just have fun"!

Minden; Moore Park, Toronto
Traditional (multi activity)
  • Ages 8 to 15 ( Boys)
  • Overnight
  • from $2,975/2 weeks
Overnight openCamp Boys 2975 8-15 50 Minden, Ontario, Moore Park, Toronto, Ontario
COVID-19 alert: Temporarily closed
The Taylor Statten Camps   
Camp Ahmek and Camp Wapomeo offer a balance of canoe tripping and programming. Activities include swimming, canoeing, arts & crafts, horseback riding, sailing and more. Canoe trips range in length from 2 to 50 days.

Algonquin Park
Traditional (multi activity)
  • Ages 6 to 16 ( Girls, Boys)
  • Overnight, family
  • from $950/session
Overnight, family Girls, Boys 950 6-16 51 Algonquin Park, Ontario
YMCA Camp Pine Crest   
We provide a fun program for campers who want to gain independence, interact with nature, make friends with new people, and develop leadership skills. Overnight canoe trips are a staple that make for the best adventures!

Torrance
Traditional (multi activity)
  • Ages 5 to 16 (Coed)
  • Day, Overnight, family
  • from $390/week
Day, Overnight, family openCamp Coed 390 5-16 52 Torrance, Ontario
Camp North Star   
A co-ed overnight camp on 200 acres in Poland, Maine. Campers enjoy an elective program with 100+ choices that focuses on instruction and skill development in Arts, Athletics, Enrichment, Outdoors and Waterfront.

Maine
Traditional (multi activity)
  • Ages 7 to 17 (Coed)
  • Overnight
  • from $3,100/session
Overnight openCamp Coed 3100 7-17 53 Maine, Maine(USA)
Kinark Outdoor Centre   
A central Ontario summer camp for families and children with Autism Spectrum Disorder.

Minden
Traditional (multi activity)
  • Ages 1 to 21 (Coed)
  • Overnight, family
  • from $1/week
Overnight, family openCamp Coed 1 1-21 54 Minden, Ontario
Camp Cherith - Ontario   
This Christian camp includes focuses on theatre arts, horseback riding, canoe tripping and more, situated in the heart of Grey-Bruce in south central Ontario.

Southern Bruce County
Traditional (multi activity)
  • Ages 6 to 16 (Coed)
  • Overnight
  • from $489/week
Overnight openCamp Coed 489 6-16 55 Southern Bruce County, Ontario
Learn & Experience   
L&E World Camps inspires & nurtures young people with their award winning multi-activity programs in Canada and Europe. The camps can be combined with L&E Teen Travel trips to create a summer experience of a lifetime.

Shawnigan Lake; International
Traditional (multi activity)
  • Ages 8 to 16 (Coed)
  • Overnight
  • from $750/week
Overnight openCamp Coed 750 8-16 56 Shawnigan Lake, British Columbia, International,
YMCA Camps Belwood, Ki-Wa-Y and Wabanaki   
The K-W YMCA's 3 camps offer a range of activities including a high ropes course and climbing wall, canoe tripping, bmx biking, sailing, kayaking, crafts, archery, and more. March Break programs also available.

Waterloo; Fergus; Huntsville
Traditional (multi activity)
  • Ages 5 to 15 (Coed, Girls)
  • Day, Overnight, family
  • from $720/week
Day, Overnight, family openCamp Coed, Girls 720 5-15 57 Waterloo, Ontario, Fergus, Ontario, Huntsville, Ontario
Hockey Opportunity Camp   
A Northern Ontario summer camp, specializing in hockey programs, offering daily on-ice instruction as well as outdoor sports including Water Skiing, Archery, Mountain Biking and more.

Huntsville
Sport: Hockey
  • Ages 7 to 16 (Coed)
  • Overnight
  • from $950/week
Overnight openCamp Coed 950 7-16 58 Huntsville, Ontario
Wesley Acres - Harbour Ridge   
A traditional Christian Camp, located in Prince Edward County just across the lake from Sandbanks Provincial Park.

Picton
Traditional (multi activity)
  • Ages 6 to 17 (Coed)
  • Day, Overnight
  • from $225/week
Day, Overnight openCamp Coed 225 6-17 59 Picton, Ontario
InterVarsity Circle Square Ranch Wolf Creek   
A faith-based, western themed overnight summer camp which encourages young lives to grow spiritually, mentally, socially, and physically in an exciting, fun filled prairie adventure. Register on-line today!!

Wolseley
Traditional (multi activity)
  • Ages 6 to 16 (Coed, Girls, Boys)
  • Overnight
  • from $300/week
Overnight openCamp Coed, Girls, Boys 300 6-16 60 Wolseley, Saskatchewan
Camp Hurontario   
A traditional overnight camp with a variety of activities and sports including sailing, arts and crafts, leadership building and more.

Mactier
Traditional (multi activity)
  • Ages 6 to 16 ( Boys)
  • Overnight
  • from $900/week
Overnight openCamp Boys 900 6-16 61 Mactier, Ontario
Bear Creek Outdoor Centre   
We are a small camp with a spectacular community of campers and staff. We focus on having a great time building interpersonal skills and connecting with each other in a fantastic natural setting.

Renfrew; Ottawa
Traditional (multi activity)
  • Ages 6 to 17 (Coed, Girls)
  • Overnight
  • from $675/week
Overnight openCamp Coed, Girls 675 6-17 62 Renfrew, Quebec, Ottawa, Ontario
Brentwood College School Summer Camps   
Located on beautiful Vancouver Island, Brentwood College School offers focused camps for Soccer, Academics, Rowing, Rock Band, Debate, and Musical Theatre for kids aged 7 to 17.

Mill Bay
Traditional (multi activity)
  • Ages 7 to 17 (Coed)
  • Day, Overnight
  • from $200/week
Day, Overnight openCamp Coed 200 7-17 63 Mill Bay, British Columbia
Wilvaken   
Bilingual (Fr/En) summer experience with water and land sports: sailing, water-skiing, windsurfing, archery, horseback riding, and hiking/canoeing out trips and more. Spend the summer with campers from around the world!

Magog
Traditional (multi activity)
  • Ages 6 to 15 (Coed)
  • Overnight
  • from $2,330/2 weeks
Overnight openCamp Coed 2330 6-15 64 Magog, Quebec
Camp Santosh   
Camp Santosh combines the fun and adventure of a traditional summer camp, with yoga, meditation, breathing techniques and human values education.

Saint-Mathieu-du-Parc
Traditional (multi activity)
  • Ages 8 to 17 (Coed)
  • Overnight
  • from $895/week
Overnight openCamp Coed 895 8-17 65 Saint-Mathieu-du-Parc, Quebec
COVID-19 alert: Temporarily closed
HIDDEN BAY LEADERSHIP CAMP   
Small Camp, Big Adventure! Located near Parry Sound, we are a world away from the city and the perfect place for your child to learn leadership while enjoying traditional camp fun in a welcoming and inclusive environment

Parry Sound
Traditional (multi activity)
  • Ages 5 to 16 (Coed)
  • Day, Overnight
  • from $695/week
Day, Overnight Coed 695 5-16 66 Parry Sound, Ontario
Camp Ponacka   
Ponacka boys say camp is "home away from home". A strong emphasis on individual growth in the context of having the most fun ever, learning skills, developing lifelong friendships and great food. What could be better?

Bancroft
Traditional (multi activity)
  • Ages 6 to 15 ( Boys)
  • Overnight
  • from $2,500/2 weeks
Overnight openCamp Boys 2500 6-15 67 Bancroft, Ontario
Camp Oconto   
Founded in 1924, Oconto is a traditional girls overnight camp located on the beautiful shores of Eagle Lake north of Kingston, Ontario. Over 20 activities are offered on 80 acres of land and 2km of shoreline.

Sharbot Lake
Traditional (multi activity)
  • Ages 4 to 15 ( Girls)
  • Overnight
  • from $1,280/week
Overnight openCamp Girls 1280 4-15 68 Sharbot Lake, Ontario
Ryde Lake Camp   
This camp in the heart of the Muskoka- Gravenhurst area offers a traditional summer camp experience for girls, with canoeing, camping, more.

Gravenhurst
Traditional (multi activity)
  • Ages 9 to 16 ( Girls)
  • Overnight
  • from $650/week
Overnight openCamp Girls 650 9-16 69 Gravenhurst, Ontario
Cedar Ridge Camp   
Cedar Ridge Camp is a wonderful place where campers have the opportunity to get outside and develop friendships.

Bancroft
Traditional (multi activity)
  • Ages 6 to 16 (Coed)
  • Overnight
  • from $900/week
Overnight openCamp Coed 900 6-16 70 Bancroft, Ontario
Bytown Brigantine Tall Ships Adventure   
An outdoor adventure camp on a tall ship: building leadership, good citizenship & lifelong friendships. Ages 12-14 on Black Jack in small team-building groups & ages 14+ on Fair Jeanne, earning HS credit on select trips.

Ontario (1); United States (4)
Travel
  • Ages 12 to 18 (Coed)
  • Overnight
  • from $900/session
Overnight openCamp Coed 900 12-18 71 Brockville, Harbourfront, Toronto, Maine, Rhode Island, New Hampshire
COVID-19 alert: Temporarily closed
Camp Tamarack   
Muskoka summer camp that welcomes campers and staff from around the world. Experience our incredible variety of activities including skiing, wakeboarding, tennis, ropes, climbing and more.

Bracebridge
Traditional (multi activity)
  • Ages 6 to 16 (Coed)
  • Overnight
  • from $1,000/week
Overnight Coed 1000 6-16 72 Bracebridge, Ontario
COVID-19 alert: Temporarily closed
Camp Kennebec   
An amazing summer camp experience for campers with special needs. All the fun of camp, with supportive and experienced staff to give your camper the summer of their life! The focus is on fun first!

Sharbot Lake
Traditional (multi activity)
  • Ages 6 to 25 (Coed)
  • Overnight
  • from $1,500/week
Overnight Coed 1500 6-25 73 Sharbot Lake, Ontario
COVID-19 alert: Temporarily closed
Camp Kodiak   
Fun! Friends! Success! An integrated overnight summer camp for children & teens with and without ADHD, LD, and high-functioning ASD. We provide a SOCIAL SKILLS program, ACADEMIC program and 50+ activities.

Parry Sound
Traditional (multi activity)
  • Ages 6 to 18 (Coed)
  • Overnight
  • from $1,455/week
Overnight Coed 1455 6-18 74 Parry Sound, Ontario
Willow Springs Camp   
A Christian Overnight and Day Camp where friendships, skills, fun and character development all have a high priority. Our camp is built on relationship: relationship with Jesus and relationship with others.

Whitchurch - Stouffville
Traditional (multi activity)
  • Ages 7 to 15 (Coed)
  • Day, Overnight
  • from $400/week
Day, Overnight openCamp Coed 400 7-15 75 Whitchurch - Stouffville, Ontario
Base de Plein Air Jean-Jeune   
Learn and practice your french while playing with our experienced bilingual staff. ALL PROGRAMS ARE HELD IN FRENCH. Have a blast at our summer camp while being in the outdoors.

Laurentians
Traditional (multi activity)
  • Ages 6 to 125 (Coed)
  • Day, Overnight, family
  • from $99/week
Day, Overnight, family openCamp Coed 99 6-125 76 Laurentians, Quebec
COVID-19 alert: Temporarily closed
YMCA of Oakville   
YMCA of Oakville camps are found at several locations across the community with activities including swimming, day trips and more. Learn more!

Hamilton; Oakville
Traditional (multi activity)
  • Ages 4 to 17 (Coed)
  • Day
  • from $198/session
Day Coed 198 4-17 77 Hamilton, Ontario, Oakville, Ontario
French International Language Camps   
English students learning French mix with French students learning English in this innovative program in the French Alps. Sports and other activities are an important part of the experience, along with language lessons.

International
Education: Language Instruction
  • Ages 6 to 17 (Coed)
  • Day, Overnight
  • from $2,540/week
Day, Overnight openCamp Coed 2540 6-17 78 International, Other
COVID-19 alert: Temporarily closed
Mi-A-Kon-Da   
A traditional, all-girls summer camp with various outdoor activities including sailing, wilderness trips, arts activities and more. Offering 1, 2 or 4 week sessions or an introductory weekend.

Parry Sound; Hamilton
Traditional (multi activity)
  • Ages 7 to 16 ( Girls)
  • Overnight
  • from $2,240/2 weeks
Overnight Girls 2240 7-16 79 Parry Sound, Ontario, Hamilton, Ontario
Power4Teens   
A unique, intimate small camp experience. Getting outdoors, amazing life lessons on self esteem, empowerment, self understanding, the beach, pool, Stand up paddle boarding, boxing, yoga, meditation and more.

Bloor West Village, Toronto; Port Carling
Traditional (multi activity)
  • Ages 8 to 16 ( Girls)
  • Day, Overnight, Program, family
  • from $375/week
Day, Overnight, Program, family openCamp Girls 375 8-16 80 Bloor West Village, Toronto, Ontario, Port Carling, Ontario
Kettleby Valley Camp   
Located just north of Toronto, this traditional summer camp offers overnight, day and canoe trip programs for campers 5 to 14.

King
Traditional (multi activity)
  • Ages 8 to 14 (Coed)
  • Overnight
  • from $865/week
Overnight openCamp Coed 865 8-14 81 King, Ontario
Camp Presqu'ile   
A co-ed, overnight summer camp affiliated with both Rotary and YMCA. For kids aged 6 to 16.

Owen Sound
Traditional (multi activity)
  • Ages 6 to 16 (Coed)
  • Overnight
  • from $520/week
Overnight openCamp Coed 520 6-16 82 Owen Sound, Ontario
Camp Claret Du Lac Elgin   
4 Unique Programs! Well thought-out for the needs of youngsters of all ages! A thrilling experience! Fun, Friends, Excitement... The most rewarding experience Adventure - Teamwork - Challenge

Stratford
Traditional (multi activity)
  • Ages 7 to 15 (Coed)
  • Overnight
  • from $730/week
Overnight openCamp Coed 730 7-15 83 Stratford, Quebec
COVID-19 alert: Temporarily closed
Camp Artaban   
Fun and adventure await you! Swim, boat, beach comb, and wharf jump on the water. Create, sing, laugh, and explore with friends new and old. Artaban carries great lifelong memories and friends that stay with you forever.

Gambier Island
Traditional (multi activity)
  • Ages 1 to 100 (Coed)
  • Overnight, family
  • from $150/session
Overnight, family Coed 150 1-100 84 Gambier Island, BC, Gambier Island, British Columbia
Hollows Camp   
A traditional overnight and day camp located 1 hour north of Toronto. Activities include: canoeing & kayaking, archery, paintball, tennis, trampoline/circus, horseback riding, bushcraft, drama, arts, and swimming.

Bradford
Traditional (multi activity)
  • Ages 7 to 15 (Coed)
  • Day, Overnight
  • from $400/week
Day, Overnight openCamp Coed 400 7-15 85 Bradford, Ontario
Bishop’s College School Summer Camps   
A fun summer camp to learn ESL, FSL or Technology! Students participate in enriching class time as well as many fun local activities and outings!

Sherbrooke
Traditional (multi activity)
  • Ages 11 to 16 (Coed)
  • Overnight
  • from $4,400/month
Overnight openCamp Coed 4400 11-16 86 Sherbrooke, Quebec
Camp Celtic   
Situated on Ontario's Bruce Peninsula, near Lions Head, this traditional overnight summer camp features specialized instruction in land &water sports, fine arts, performing arts, out-tripping, and nature activities.

Bruce Peninsula
Traditional (multi activity)
  • Ages 6 to 18 (Coed)
  • Overnight
  • from $219/session
Overnight openCamp Coed 219 6-18 87 Bruce Peninsula, Ontario
Seneca College King Day Camp   
To provide fun, outdoor-adventure-opportunities for children in a safe and supportive learning environment.

King
Traditional (multi activity)
  • Ages 4 to 15 (Coed)
  • Day
  • from $400/week
Day openCamp Coed 400 4-15 88 King, Ontario
SportLife   
A unique team sports camp, simulating the career of professional athletes! Sports include: ice hockey, flag/touch football, basketball, soccer, baseball, ball hockey and much more!

Sainte-Anne-de-Bellevue; Montreal; Huberdeau
Sport (multi)
  • Ages 5 to 15 (Coed)
  • Day, Overnight, Program, family
  • from $150/week
Day, Overnight, Program, family openCamp Coed 150 5-15 89 Sainte-Anne-de-Bellevue, Québec, Montreal, Québec, Huberdeau, Québec



Specialized kayaking camps are usually week-long overnight programs that progress through the basics of this water sport. River guides and kayak instructors give whitewater or sea kayak training during these camps. Some wilderness camps allow campers to explore the beauty of paddling in the water alongside seals, ospreys, eagles and a variety of wildlife on a professionally guided or self-guided kayak or canoe, creating a memorable outdoor adventure.

Basic paddle strokes, bracing, self-rescue, Eskimo rescues, and the Eskimo roll are covered at specialized camps. Maneuvers include paddling in and out of eddies, ferries across the river, surfing waves and negotiating a slalom course. Additional outdoor adventures might include cooperative games, scavenger hunts by map and compass, plant and animal identification, and environmental education. Map reading, gauge reading and trip planning are also covered at kayaking camps.

Some interesting and educational topics covered at kayaking camps include:
• Boat design and equipment necessary for whitewater kayaking
• Flat water paddling techniques, wet exit, hip snaps, T-rescues, bracing
• Rolling technique
• Natural environment of rivers
• Navigating basic rapids

Learn more from the camps above, with camps specializing in kayaking highlighted.







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