Summer Camps Ottawa

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Find kids camps in Ottawa and nearby towns like Renfrew, Lombardy and Kanata below. Kids' camps in Ottawa offer children the opportunity to extend learning and physical activity throughout the summer months. But of course, kids love camp for the fun and friendship.  Read more


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Pedalheads Bike, Swim and Sport   
Pedalheads offers bike, swim, and trail programs to families across Canada. Pedalheads helps kids develop life skills, confidence, and independence through fun, safe, and engaging instruction.

Ontario (24)
Sport: Cycling
  • Ages 2 to 12 (Coed)
  • Day, Program
  • from $199/week
Day, Program openCamp Coed 199 2-12 0 The Beach, Toronto, Humber Valley Village, Toronto, Leaside, Toronto, Bathurst Manor/Clanton Park, Toronto, Lawrence Manor, Toronto, Oakville, Mississauga, Markham, Don Mills, Toronto, Bayview Village, Toronto, Burlington, Forest Hill, Toronto, Ottawa, Little Italy, Toronto, East York, Toronto, Vaughan, Ajax, Hamilton, Milton, Newmarket, Rouge, Toronto, High Park, Toronto, Bloor West Village, Toronto, Lansing , Toronto, Richmond Hill, Barrie, Kitchener, London
COVID-19 alert: Temporarily closed
GTA Photography Classes : Camps   
Photography & Video Camps for kids (8-12) & teens (13-18). Campers learn from award-winning photographers & apply their new skills on daily field trips. Give your child the BEST SUMMER EVER!

Ottawa; Downtown East, Toronto
Visual arts: Photo/Video
  • Ages 8 to 17 (Coed)
  • Day, Overnight, Program
  • from $299/week
Day, Overnight, Program Coed 299 8-17 1 Ottawa, Ontario, Downtown East, Toronto, Ontario
Camp Davern   
Eastern Ontario summer camp where kids participate in a variety of activities and sports including rope courses, leadership and more.

Traditional (multi activity)
  • Ages 6 to 16 (Coed)
  • Overnight
  • from $900/week
Overnight openCamp Coed 900 6-16 2 Perth, 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 $2,100/2 weeks
Overnight, family openCamp Coed 2100 5-17 3 Haliburton Highlands, Ontario, Oakville, Ontario, Ottawa, Ontario
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

Education: Leadership
  • Ages 14 to 17 (Coed)
  • Overnight
  • from $750/week
Overnight openCamp Coed 750 14-17 4 Ottawa, Ontario
Models International Management   
Our Fashion Modeling & Talent Camps are an amazing opportunity to build confidence, discover talents and develop skills such as public speaking, acting, runway & much more! MIM also offers fun Birthday Parties!

Education: Modeling
  • Ages 10 to 17 ( Girls)
  • Day
  • from $395/week
Day openCamp Girls 395 10-17 5 Ottawa, Ontario
Arts Express   
Creative Kidz - ages 3 - 6, where children will enjoy multiple art forms. Full day, half day, full week or drop in. Broadway Creations campers - ages 7 - 12 will learn and put up a short version of a Broadway musical.

The Queensway, Toronto; Ottawa; Lawrence Park, Toronto
Arts (multi)
  • Ages 3 to 8 (Coed)
  • Day
  • from $60/program
Day openCamp Coed 60 3-8 6 The Queensway, Toronto, Ontario, Ottawa, Ontario, Lawrence Park, Toronto, Ontario
Gee-Gees Sports Camps   
The University of Ottawa Gee-Gees pride ourselves in offering a wide variety of bilingual sport camps to youth in the Ottawa and Gatineau area.

Traditional (multi activity)
  • Ages 6 to 17 (Coed)
  • Day
  • from $160/week
Day openCamp Coed 160 6-17 7 Ottawa, 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)
  • Overnight
  • from $675/week
Overnight openCamp Coed 675 6-17 8 Renfrew, Quebec, Ottawa, 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

Traditional (multi activity)
  • Ages 4 to 16 (Coed)
  • Day, Overnight
  • from $190/week
Day, Overnight openCamp Coed 190 4-16 9 Ottawa, Ontario
Ottawa School of Art   
Children aged 4 to 17 will embark on an exciting hands-on exploration of a variety of artistic mediums, themes and styles including drawing, painting, printmaking, collage, and sculpture, and clay.

Arts : Visual arts (multi)
  • Ages 4 to 17 (Coed)
  • Day, Program
  • from $210/week
Day, Program openCamp Coed 210 4-17 10 Ottawa, Ontario
COVID-19 alert: Temporarily closed
Debate Camp   
For all students interested in public speaking, debating and model parliament. A well-rounded virtual program open to all ability levels and interests, ages 10 - 17.

Ottawa; Bridle Path, Toronto; North Toronto, Toronto; Humber Valley Village, Toronto
Education: Public Speaking/Debate
  • Ages 10 to 16 (Coed)
  • Day, Overnight
  • from $347/week
Day, Overnight Coed 347 10-16 11 Ottawa, , Bridle Path, Toronto, Ontario, North Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Humber Valley Village, Toronto, 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.

Traditional (multi activity)
  • Ages 4 to 19 (Coed)
  • Day, Overnight, family
  • from $100/week
Day, Overnight, family Coed 100 4-19 12 Ottawa, 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.

Ottawa; Harbourfront, Toronto; Brockville
  • Ages 12 to 18 (Coed)
  • Overnight
  • from $900/session
Overnight openCamp Coed 900 12-18 13 Ottawa, Ontario, Harbourfront, Toronto, Ontario, Ottawa, , Brockville,
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

Education (multi)
  • Ages 11 to 17 (Coed)
  • Day, Overnight
  • from $250/program
Day, Overnight openCamp Coed 250 11-17 14 Ottawa,
JOA Camps   
An exceptional camp, all in French, offering weekly themes and diverse activities. Weekly outings included in pricing.

Traditional (multi activity)
  • Ages 4 to 12 (Coed)
  • Day
  • from $55/day
Day openCamp Coed 55 4-12 15 Ottawa, 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, family
  • from $959/week
Day, Overnight, family openCamp Coed 959 4-16 16 Ottawa, Ontario, Eganville, Ontario
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 17 Eganville, Ontario, Ottawa, Ontario
Imagine Architecture   
Three exceptional summer courses for high school students interested in architecture, design, and building a portfolio.

Science: Architecture
  • Ages 15 to 18 (Coed)
  • Virtual Program, Day
  • from $625/week
Virtual Program, Day openCamp Coed 625 15-18 18 Ottawa, Yukon

At an Ottawa summer camp, your child can participate in many different summer programs including (among other examples) leadership and special needs programs. There are also science camps in the Ottawa area, along with many sports summer camps such as horse back riding camps. Camps listed here offer a variety of kids' summer activities.

Whatever your preference in activities, you can find an Ottawa summer camp that's just right for your kids. We include a variety of suburbs and surrounding towns and cities, also (including Kanata summer camps and summer camps from elsewhere in the Ottawa area). Read each profile closely and consider all your options.

And enjoy your stay at camp this summer! Summer camp offers kids growth opportunities that are simply not available any other way. As one camper at one Ottawa kids summer camp (Easter Seals) exclaimed, "I didn’t know what to expect when I came, but it’s really good. You bet I’m coming back. "

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