Wilderness trip camps

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Find camps offering wilderness trips as a camp activity listed below. A trip into the wilderness is a quintessential childhood experience for kids growing up in Canada or the nothern USA. At a wilderness camp like those listed here, your child will participate in a guided foray into the wild. Read more

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    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 Coed, Girls, Boys 460 5-17 0 Huntsville
    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 $2,585/2 weeks
    Overnight, family Coed 2585 6-16 1 Minden
    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
    sessions & dates
    Day, Overnight Coed, Girls, Boys 745 5-17 2 Huntsville
    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 $399/week
    Overnight, family Coed, Girls, Boys 399 6-17 3 Hamilton, Huntsville, Land O' Lakes Tourist Region
    Northwaters & Langskib Canoe Tripping Programs   
    Wilderness canoe adventures with heart & meaning in separate boys, girls and coed programs. Trips weave together challenge, community and confidence to connect youth to the land, each other, and their own unique spirit.

    Temagami

    Adventure: Wilderness Out-tripping

    • Ages 10 to 17
    • Coed, Girls, Boys
    • Overnight
    from $1,200/week
    Overnight Coed, Girls, Boys 1200 10-17 4 Temagami
    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 $245/week
    Day, Overnight Coed 245 4-17 5 Peterborough, Lakefield
    Fraser Lake Camp   
    We are a not-for-profit overnight camp on a private 260 acre waterfront property. We offer kayaking, rock climbing, arts and crafts, new lodging cabins, and most importantly a safe, supportive inclusive environment.

    Bancroft

    Traditional (multi activity)

    • Ages 8 to 16
    • Coed
    • Overnight
    from $678/week
    Overnight Coed 678 8-16 6 Bancroft
    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 $130/week
    Overnight, family Coed 130 5-99 7 Ferintosh
    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 $945/week
    Overnight, family Coed 945 7-18 8 Temagami
    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
    sessions & dates
    Overnight Girls 1260 4-16 9 Huntsville
    InterVarsity Pioneer Camp Manitoba   
    Come and explore the wilderness under trained staff who will guide you into amazing adventures and outdoor experiences. You will learn life skills, build friendships, and have tons of outdoor fun!

    Shoal Lake

    Traditional (multi activity)

    • Ages 6 to 17
    • Coed, Girls, Boys
    • Overnight
    from $225/session
    sessions & dates
    Overnight Coed, Girls, Boys 225 6-17 10 Shoal Lake
    Harbourfront Centre Camps   
    Since 1979, Harbourfront Centre Camps has provided a a unique setting in which learning and fun intersect. Our campers gain life skills through meaningful participation and in all facets of arts and contemporary culture.

    Harbourfront, Toronto

    Traditional (multi activity)

    • Ages 4 to 15
    • Coed
    • Day, Overnight
    from $250/week
    Day, Overnight Coed 250 4-15 11 Harbourfront, Toronto
    Camp de vacances Kéno   
    In the heart of a regional park, Kéno offers a life experience. Welcoming campers from Canada and abroad for a full French immersion, Kéno specialises in out-tripping expeditions with stays from 3 to 25 days.

    St-Léonard-de-Portneuf

    Traditional (multi activity)

    • Ages 5 to 17
    • Coed
    • Overnight
    from $205/session
    Overnight Coed 205 5-17 12 St-Léonard-de-Portneuf
    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
    sessions & dates
    Overnight Coed, Girls 675 6-17 13 Renfrew, Ottawa
    Camp Artaban   
    Youth call it “awesome”; adults call it “paradise”. 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. We can’t wait!

    Gambier Island

    Adventure (multi)

    • Ages 1 to 100
    • Coed
    • Overnight, family
    from $198/session
    Overnight, family Coed 198 1-100 14 Gambier Island
    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 Coed 219 6-18 15 Bruce Peninsula
    Frontier Lodge   
    A faith-based adventure centre located in the beautiful Canadian Rockies and offering adventure activities such as: rock climbing, mountain biking, rafting and more.

    Nordegg

    Adventure (multi)

    • Ages 11 to 99
    • Coed, Girls
    • Overnight
    from $415/week
    sessions & dates
    Overnight Coed, Girls 415 11-99 16 Nordegg
    YMCA John Island Camp   
    JOHN ISLAND CAMP is exclusively located in the North Channel of Lake Huron and offers a variety of traditional, leadership, and kayak/canoe tripping programming.

    Sudbury; Blind River

    Traditional (multi activity)

    • Ages 6 to 16
    • Coed
    • Overnight, family
    from $529/week
    Overnight, family Coed 529 6-16 17 Sudbury, Blind River
    InterVarsity Pioneer Camp Alberta   
    Pioneer Camp Alberta is a Christian summer camp with two beautiful locations in Sundre & Rocky Mountain House, AB. Get ready for exploration, adventure,creation, challenge, growth, skill development, and of course, fun!

    Rocky Mountain House; Sundre

    Traditional (multi activity)

    • Ages 5 to 19
    • Coed, Girls, Boys
    • Day, Overnight, family
    from $159/week
    sessions & dates
    Day, Overnight, family Coed, Girls, Boys 159 5-19 18 Rocky Mountain House, Sundre
    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 Coed 425 7-17 19 Bracebridge
    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 Coed 489 6-16 20 Southern Bruce County
    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
    from $695/week
    Day, Overnight Coed, Girls 695 5-15 21 Waterloo, Fergus, Huntsville
    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
    sessions & dates
    Day, Overnight, family Coed 390 5-16 22 Torrance
    Camp Temagami   
    This overnight canoe tripping summer camp in the heart of Northern Ontario offers the wilderness experience with canoe trips in the heart of Temagami, to James Bay/Hudson Bay and Labrador.

    Temagami

    Adventure: Wilderness Out-tripping

    • Ages 10 to 18
    • Coed
    • Overnight, family
    from $750/week
    Overnight, family Coed 750 10-18 23 Temagami


    Camps offering wilderness trips as an activity
    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
    sessions & dates
    Overnight Coed, Girls 285 7-18 0 Thetis Island, Vancouver
    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
    sessions & dates
    Overnight Coed 1095 6-16 1 Bracebridge
    InterVarsity Circle Square Ranch Grand River   
    Our beautiful location, fun & safe environment, excellent programs, and experienced staff are just a few reasons to choose Circle Square Ranch. We are committed to providing an outstanding summer camp experience.

    Brantford

    Traditional (multi activity)

    • Ages 5 to 16
    • Coed, Girls, Boys
    • Day, Overnight
    from $220/week
    Day, Overnight Coed, Girls, Boys 220 5-16 2 Brantford
    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
    sessions & dates
    Overnight, family Coed 1950 5-17 3 Haliburton Highlands, Oakville, Ottawa
    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 $800/week
    sessions & dates
    Overnight, family Boys 800 7-16 4 Mont-Tremblant
    InterVarsity Circle Square Ranch Halkirk   
    Circle Square Ranch is a children's summer camp providing adventure filled camp experiences. One of nine Inter-Varsity Camps across Canada, our programs include horsemanship, climbing, biking, swimming and so much more!

    Halkirk

    Traditional (multi activity)

    • Ages 6 to 17
    • Coed, Girls, Boys
    • Overnight
    from $410/week
    Overnight Coed, Girls, Boys 410 6-17 5 Halkirk
    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

    Education: FSL

    • Ages 6 to 16
    • Coed
    • Day, Overnight, family
    from $50/week
    Day, Overnight, family Coed 50 6-16 6 Laurentians
    Camp Pathfinder   
    Est. 1914. A traditional boys' summer camp on a wooded island in the heart of Algonquin. Full in-camp program. Wilderness canoe trips, water and land sports, ropes, ecology. A spectacular setting and exceptional staff.

    Algonquin Park

    Traditional (multi activity)

    • Ages 7 to 16
    • Boys
    • Overnight, family
    from $1,200/week
    Overnight, family Boys 1200 7-16 7 Algonquin Park
    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
    sessions & dates
    Day, Overnight, family Coed 320 5-18 8 Caledon
    UCC Summer Life   
    A Co-ed Summer Enrichment Experience in the Heart of Toronto, Canada for International and Local Students ages 10 to 16.

    Forest Hill, Toronto

    Traditional (multi activity)

    • Ages 10 to 17
    • Coed
    • Overnight
    from $4,995/session
    Overnight Coed 4995 10-17 9 Forest Hill, Toronto
    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 Coed 240 4-17 10 Montreal, Vancouver, West Vancouver
    ESL Summer Camp at Pickering College   
    An exciting 4-week Summer Camp for International students aged 12-18 who want to learn and improve on the English Language. 110 hrs of ESL classroom instruction + Outdoor Adventure Trip. Includes TOEFL Junior Assessment.

    Newmarket

    ESL

    • Ages 12 to 18
    • Coed
    • Overnight
    from $5,600/month
    Overnight Coed 5600 12-18 11 Newmarket
    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 Ottawa to China.

    Ottawa; Eganville

    Traditional (multi activity)

    • Ages 4 to 16
    • Coed
    • Day, Overnight
    from $699/week
    sessions & dates
    Day, Overnight Coed 699 4-16 12 Ottawa, Eganville
    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
    sessions & dates
    Overnight Coed 750 14-17 13 Ottawa
    Branksome Hall Day Camps   
    A co-ed day camp featuring Dance, Tennis, Soccer, Musical Theatre, Robotics, Photography, Film, Adventure, and more. Home base for our camps is Branksome's new, state-of-the-art Athletics and Wellness Centre.

    Rosedale, Toronto

    Traditional (multi activity)

    • Ages 4 to 12
    • Coed
    • Day
    from $360/week
    sessions & dates
    Day Coed 360 4-12 14 Rosedale, Toronto
    Camp Tamakwa   
    With an incredibly diversified program, campers develop important life skills, build self-confidence, foster lifelong friendships and return home with an enriched outlook - that there is life and fun without technology!

    Algonquin Park

    Traditional (multi activity)

    • Ages 7 to 16
    • Coed
    • Overnight, family
    from $1,300/week
    Overnight, family Coed 1300 7-16 15 Algonquin Park
    Outward Bound Canada   
    Est 1969. Inspiring, challenging journeys of self-discovery in the outdoors. Join an authentic, transformational adventure to see Canada at its finest, reach beyond your own boundaries, and tap in to your true potential.

    Kananaskis; Vancouver Island; Throughout Canada; Grand Manan; Algonquin Park

    Adventure (multi)

    • Ages 12 to 99
    • Coed, Girls, Boys
    • Day, Overnight, family
    from $779/week
    sessions & dates
    Day, Overnight, family Coed, Girls, Boys 779 12-99 16 Kananaskis, Vancouver Island, Throughout Canada, Grand Manan, Algonquin Park
    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
    sessions & dates
    Overnight Girls 714 6-15 17 Parry Sound
    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 Coed 139 5-17 18 Vancouver, Gibsons
    Camp Wenonah   
    An overnight Summer Camp in beautiful Muskoka, with activities ranging from archery to sailing to tennis, along with leadership focus and more.

    Bracebridge

    Traditional (multi activity)

    • Ages 5 to 17
    • Coed
    • Overnight
    from $915/week
    Overnight Coed 915 5-17 19 Bracebridge
    Lakefield Camp International   
    Lakefield Camp is a traditional Canadian overnight summer camp that offers various outdoor & indoor land/water sports & activities, from sailing to theater arts, a complete ropes course, language classes & so much more!

    Lakefield

    Traditional (multi activity)

    • Ages 9 to 17
    • Coed
    • Overnight
    from $1,400/week
    Overnight Coed 1400 9-17 20 Lakefield
    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
    sessions & dates
    Overnight Coed 1100 6-17 21 Temagami
    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 Girls 2900 4-16 22 Algonquin Park
    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 $320/week
    Day Coed 320 4-15 23 Whitchurch - Stouffville
    Kidz Kare Camp   
    Exciting themed camps offered throughout the year at our downtown facility, including weekly field trips, guest speakers and delicious home cooked meals and snacks! Before and after care is also available.

    Downtown West, Toronto

    Traditional (multi activity)

    • Ages 4 to 12
    • Coed
    • Day, Program
    from $200/week
    Day, Program Coed 200 4-12 24 Downtown West, Toronto
    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 Girls 1280 4-15 25 Sharbot Lake
    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 26 Sharbot Lake
    Base de Plein Air Mont-Tremblant   
    Summer camp offering a program of outdoor activities such as archery, hiking, rock climbing, swimming, canoeing, kayaking, rabaska, camp fires, camping, counselor training etc.

    Mont-Tremblant

    Traditional (multi activity)

    • Ages 9 to 16
    • Coed
    • Overnight
    from $735/week
    Overnight Coed 735 9-16 27 Mont-Tremblant
    Camp Davern   
    Eastern Ontario summer camp where kids participate in a variety of activities and sports including rope courses, leadership and more.

    Eastern Lanark County

    Traditional (multi activity)

    • Ages 6 to 16
    • Coed
    • Overnight
    from $965/week
    sessions & dates
    Overnight Coed 965 6-16 28 Eastern Lanark County
    YMCA Wanakita   
    A co-ed camp offering 1, 2 and 4-week Overnight and 1-week Day Camp sessions. We offer leadership development, a wide range of activities, tripping, a sense of belonging and fun. Come have the time of your life!

    Haliburton Highlands

    Traditional (multi activity)

    • Ages 7 to 16
    • Coed
    • Day, Overnight
    from $940/session
    Day, Overnight Coed 940 7-16 29 Haliburton Highlands
    The Wylde Swan   
    Grow into a citizen of the world with this unique summer camp offering international travel, sailing aboard a tall-ship, education in geography, environmental sciences, leadership, communication skills, and so much more!

    International

    Sport: Sailing/Marine Skills

    • Ages 14 to 25
    • Coed
    • Overnight
    from $1,599/session
    Overnight Coed 1599 14-25 30 International
    1-UP Leadership Programs at Ernescliff College   
    Leadership program and summer camps for boys 9-13 years-old, focused on character formation, service and friendship.

    Quebec City; South Annex, Toronto; Bancroft

    Reading: Leadership training

    • Ages 9 to 18
    • Boys
    • Overnight, Program
    from $150/week
    sessions & dates
    Overnight, Program Boys 150 9-18 31 Quebec City, South Annex, Toronto, Bancroft
    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
    sessions & dates
    Overnight Coed 2330 6-15 32 Magog
    YMCA Wanakita Family Camps   
    A traditional overnight camp with a twist, it's fun for the whole family! We offer all the classics like swimming, boating, hiking, sports, crafts and so much more. You'll be sure to find something for everyone to enjoy!

    Haliburton Highlands

    Traditional (multi activity)

    • Ages 1 to 99
    • Coed
    • Overnight, family
    from $430/week
    Overnight, family Coed 430 1-99 33 Haliburton Highlands
    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 Boys 900 6-16 34 Mactier
    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 8 to 19
    • Coed
    • Overnight
    from $905/week
    Overnight Coed 905 8-19 35 Huntsville
    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
    sessions & dates
    Overnight, family Coed 540 5-16 36 London, Leamington, Port Severn
    Lovell International Camps   
    Canadian run camp in the Swiss Alps. Offering a host of sports and activities including: Language, Skiing, Tennis, Golf, Horse Riding, Hiking, Mountain Biking, River Rafting, Cultural Excursions & Overnight Expeditions.

    International

    Traditional (multi activity)

    • Ages 6 to 18
    • Coed
    • Day, Overnight
    from $3,800/3 weeks
    Day, Overnight Coed 3800 6-18 37 International
    Camp Big Canoe   
    Lifelong friendships await! A private lake, archery, crafts, stand-up paddleboarding, swimming, canoeing, kayaking, out-trips, campfires, and so much more. Also offers a focus on leadership. An Experience Like No Other!

    Bracebridge

    Traditional (multi activity)

    • Ages 6 to 16
    • Coed
    • Overnight
    from $450/week
    Overnight Coed 450 6-16 38 Bracebridge
    Swallowdale Camp   
    An overnight camp in Rosseau offering adventure and a variety of land and water activities. Our beautiful lakefront camp is the ideal place for children to spend their summer making new friend and learning new skills!

    Rosseau

    Traditional (multi activity)

    • Ages 7 to 16
    • Coed
    • Overnight
    from $1,200/week
    Overnight Coed 1200 7-16 39 Rosseau
    Camp Frenda   
    Summer camp in the heart of Muskoka. Activities include horseback riding, rock climbing, water skiing, rocketry, archery, and many others.

    Port Carling

    Traditional (multi activity)

    • Ages 8 to 16
    • Coed
    • Overnight, family
    from $540/week
    Overnight, family Coed 540 8-16 40 Port Carling
    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 7 to 65
    • Coed
    • Day, Overnight, Program, family
    from $1,575/week
    Day, Overnight, Program, family Coed 1575 7-65 41 Whitchurch - Stouffville
    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
    from $950/session
    sessions & dates
    Overnight Girls, Boys 950 6-16 42 Algonquin Park
    Camp Chikopi   
    For 99 years Chikopi has something for everyone. If your son enjoys a variety of sports and being outdoors you can stop looking now because you’ll find all that and so much more at Camp Chikopi!

    Parry Sound

    Sport (multi)

    • Ages 7 to 16
    • Boys
    • Overnight
    from $815/week
    Overnight Boys 815 7-16 43 Parry Sound
    Army and Navy Academy Summer Camp   
    Army and Navy Academy Summer Programs 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 10 to 17
    • Coed
    • Overnight
    from $3,085/session
    Overnight Coed 3085 10-17 44 California
    Albion Hills Field Centre   
    A nature-focused camp in a conservation park. Cozy dorms, delicious food, caring staff and lots of time outside being a kid. We help your child build confidence and independence through adventure, leadership & teamwork.

    Caledon

    Adventure (multi)

    • Ages 5 to 13
    • Coed
    • Day, Overnight
    from $225/week
    sessions & dates
    Day, Overnight Coed 225 5-13 45 Caledon
    YMCA of Simcoe Muskoka   
    A variety of values based camp programs offered through our day, family, leadership and overnight camps throughout the Simcoe Muskoka region

    Orillia; Midland

    Traditional (multi activity)

    • Ages 6 to 17
    • Coed
    • Day, Overnight, family
    from $190/week
    Day, Overnight, family Coed 190 6-17 46 Orillia, Midland
    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
    sessions & dates
    Overnight Girls 2240 7-16 47 Parry Sound, Hamilton
    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
    sessions & dates
    Overnight Coed 900 6-16 48 Bancroft
    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 Coed 730 7-15 49 Stratford
    Camp Bil-O-Wood   
    A traditional, outdoor, athletic, & life skills camp for kids 7 - 17. Exceptional camping & canoeing. Over 30 sports & activities for kids from Canada, US, & Europe; family operated for 74 yrs. An awesome experience!

    Blind River

    Traditional (multi activity)

    • Ages 7 to 17
    • Coed
    • Overnight
    from $850/week
    Overnight Coed 850 7-17 50 Blind River
    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 $993/week
    Overnight Girls, Boys 993 7-16 51 Algonquin Park
    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 Coed 190 4-16 52 Ottawa
    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 7 to 16
    • Boys
    • Overnight
    from $2,975/2 weeks
    Overnight Boys 2975 7-16 53 Minden, Moore Park, Toronto
    Earthbound Kids   
    An unforgettable outdoor day camp that includes: Athletics, Swimming, Horseback Riding, Animal Care, BMXing, Zip Lines, Gardening, Cooking, Drama, Crafts, Leadership for young teens and more!

    Whitchurch - Stouffville; Newmarket

    Traditional (multi activity)

    • Ages 4 to 14
    • Coed, Girls
    • Day, Overnight
    from $355/week
    Day, Overnight Coed, Girls 355 4-14 54 Whitchurch - Stouffville, Newmarket
    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 Coed 800 6-16 55 Orillia
    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
    sessions & dates
    Day, Overnight Coed 695 5-16 56 Parry Sound
    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
    sessions & dates
    Overnight Coed 865 8-14 57 King
    Canadian Adventure Camp   
    We feature an incredible line-up of camp activities in our Traditional General Camping Program, and children can also choose to specialize, if they wish, in Trampoline, Gymnastics, Aerials or Wakeboarding & Water Skiing.

    Temagami

    Traditional (multi activity)

    • Ages 5 to 17
    • Coed
    • Overnight
    from $1,250/week
    Overnight Coed 1250 5-17 58 Temagami
    ICE Robotics   
    A personalized interactive Summer Camp, providing more than 25 STEM learning modules in combination with variety of in-door and out-door activities.

    New Toronto, Toronto

    Education: STEM

    • Ages 5 to 15
    • Coed
    • Day, Program
    from $150/week
    sessions & dates
    Day, Program Coed 150 5-15 59 New Toronto, Toronto
    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 $700/session
    Day, Overnight Coed 700 11-17 60 Stanstead
    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 Coed 3100 7-17 61 Maine
    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 Coed 520 6-16 62 Owen Sound
    Camp UofT Scarborough   
    Camp UofT Scarborough is a progressive summer day camp that provides recreational activities in tennis, team sports, horse-back riding, and a variety of arts and science programming such as dance, drama and computers!

    Highland Creek, Toronto

    Traditional (multi activity)

    • Ages 6 to 16
    • Coed
    • Day
    from $260/week
    Day Coed 260 6-16 63 Highland Creek, Toronto
    TV Casting Ranch   
    A Hollywood style camp where teens step into the shoes of their dream industry job. Uniquely filled with many fun challenges in majestic surroundings where nature and luxury co-habit for the Ultimate Teen Challenge

    Sainte-Agathe-des-Monts

    Art : Visual arts (multi)

    • Ages 9 to 19
    • Coed
    • Overnight
    from $495/session
    Overnight Coed 495 9-19 64 Sainte-Agathe-des-Monts
    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
    sessions & dates
    Overnight Coed 1000 6-16 65 Bracebridge
    Oneida Baptist Camp   
    Located on Lake Erie's shoreline near Port Dover, offering half/full-week overnight Christian camping for all kids ranging from 4-18 years, plus family camp (ages 0-99) and leadership training for 14-15 year olds.

    Haldimand

    Traditional (multi activity)

    • Ages 4 to 18
    • Coed
    • Overnight, family
    from $300/week
    Overnight, family Coed 300 4-18 66 Haldimand
    Township of King   
    With a mixture of sports, arts, and nature based programs, you are sure to find the perfect camp or program for your child! High Five and OCA Certified. Visit www.king.ca for more information.


    Traditional (multi activity)

    • Ages 2 to 18
    • Coed
    • Day, Program, family
    from $4/week
    Day, Program, family Coed 4 2-18 67 King, Nobleton



    In Ontario, many wilderness camps are found in and around what some people consider the last wilderness, Algonquin Park, along with other areas nearby including Bracebridge, the Kawarthas and the Ottawa Valley and as far north as Temagami.

    From one camp to the next, "wilderness trips" may vary widely, anywhere from an afternoon foray into the highlands to weeklong trips into the wild to summer-long treks into the hinterland as far north as Hudson Bay. Trips can take you to see rare wildlife, past isolated settlements and deep into no-man's land.

    These kinds of wilderness camps offer unprecedented personal growth, encouraging personal development, deepening of leadership skills, teamwork and reliance on others, along with a wealth of other intangible qualities unachievable by any other means. On top of that, kids will acquire deep knowledge and understanding of nature, ecology and geography.

    Investigate each of the camps listed here to learn more about its wilderness adventure.







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