Why Go to a Summer Camp in Canada?

Summer camps offer children and teenagers a place where they can develop skills, make new friends and enjoy a fun and memorable experience. Most camps in Canada have modern facilities, friendly experienced staff and amazing programs and activities.


Types of Camps in Canada

  • Day Camps
  • Overnight Camps
  • Sleepaway Camps
  • Summer Camps
  • Winter Camps
  • Family Camps

There are lots of summer camps and programs for kids, teenagers, youth and families in Canada including sleepaway, adventure, day, sports, nature, arts, and other camp activities.

Every camp in Canada is different but most offer a broad choice of activities, sports and programs. Some camps are co-educational, whilst others are boys only or girls only.


Where Are The Best Camps in Canada

If you have been researching camps in Canada you will have noticed there's a lot to choose from! You can find amazing camps throughout Canada in all provinces: 

  • Ontario
  • Quebec
  • Nova Scotia
  • New Brunswick
  • Manitoba
  • British Columbia
  • Prince Edward Island
  • Saskatchewan
  • Alberta
  • Newfoundland and Labrador

On our directory we provide a run down of highly recommended camps in Canada by state. Find the best summer camps in Canada today!


Programs Offered By Camp In Canada

Best camps in Canada

Every camp in Canada is different but most offer a broad choice of activities, sports and programs. 

Academic & Summer Enrichment Programs
• Academic Credit • Animal Interaction • College and SAT Prep • ESL Camps • Farming • Gardening • General Academics • Language • Leadership • Marine Science • Mathematics • Nature Studies • Science • Service • Space and Aviation

• Canoeing and Kayaking • Caving • Challenge Course • Hiking and Backpacking • Mountain Biking • Primitive Skills • Rock Climbing and Rappelling • Sailing • Scuba Diving • Whitewater Canoeing and Kayaking • Whitewater Rafting • Wilderness Tripping

• Acting and Drama • Arts and Crafts • Ceramics • Cooking • Creative Writing • Dance • Drawing and Painting • Film and TV • Magic • Music • Performing Arts • Photography and Video • Pottery • Rock Music • Sculpture • Theatre • Visual Arts • Woodworking

Computers and Technology
• Computer • Digital Video • Programming • Robotics • Video Game Design

• Bible Studies • Catholic • Christian • Jewish

Special Interest
• Military • Weight Loss • Wilderness Therapeutic

Special Needs
• Asthma • Cancer • Diabetes • Learning Disabilities and ADHD • Other Special Needs • Physical Disabilities

• Archery • Baseball and Softball • Basketball • Cheerleading • Cross-Country Running • Fencing • Field Hockey • Fishing • Football • General Sports • Golf • Gymnastics • Hockey • Lacrosse • Martial Arts • Paintball • Riflery • Rugby • Skateboarding • Snow Skiing / Snowboarding • Soccer • Surfing • Swimming / Diving • Tennis • Track and Field • Ultimate Frisbee • Volleyball • Water Polo • Waterskiing • Wrestling


Best Summer Camps in Ontario

Find the best camps and summer programs for kids and teens in Ontario, east-central Canada.

DiscoveryLand Camp

Adventure summer camp DiscoveryLand Camp is an ideal place for the true nature lovers. The camp is located 220 km west of Toronto, Ontario at a natural oasis on the shores of Huron Lake.


Camp Ekon

Camp Ekon offers unique programs for children ages 8-16, both gender-specific and co-ed in Ontario. Located on Stanley House Road on the shore of Lake Joseph in Ontario’s Muskoka Lake Region, campers gather from across Canada and around the world to enjoy an unforgettable experience that has made Camp Ekon a yearly return for children and teenagers alike.


Camp Kodiak

Address: 200 Kodiak Road, McKellar, Ontario P0G 1C0
Camp Type: Overnight/Sleepaway Special Needs Camp
Camper Ages: 6 to 18
Camper Gender(s): Coed
About: Camp Kodiak is an integrated summer program for children and teens with and without Learning Disabilities, ADHD and high-functioning Autism Spectrum Disorder. We offer social skills program, an academic program, and over 50 exciting activities. We have boys and girls that come from Canada, the USA and around the world.
Location: Camp Kodiak is located about 25 minutes northeast of Parry Sound, near the town of McKellar. We are on a 425 acre site with approximately 2.5 miles of waterfront on Moffat Lake.


Best Summer Camps in Québec

Camp Ouareau

Camp Ouareau is for girls aged 6-16 who are looking to be a part of a positive girl community, make new friends, and live in a bilingual environment. Camp Ouareau offer residential camp programs provide a welcoming environment for girls and young women to discover their true selves, with an over 90-year tradition of developing independence and confidence in campers.


Discounted Summer Camps in Canada

Most camps in Canada offer early-bird if you enroll before a certain date. Others offer multiple camper discounts if you are looking to place more than one child, or send a friend too. Some camps have scholarships and financial aid available too.


How to Book

If you are interested in booking a spot for your child you can contact the camp you are interested in by clicking the name and then sending an enquiry.


Submit Your Camp

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Canada Summer Camp Reviews & Testimonials

If you have ever been to a camp in Canada and would like to share your exprience and review get in touch with us or leave feedback in the comments section below.