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Harbourfront Centre continues to monitor the rapidly changing situation regarding the COVID-19 virus. For the health and safety of all our staff and our volunteers, our patrons, supporters and the community, and in line with the advice and guidelines of Toronto Public Health, we will be closed to the public until further notice. Learn more here.

Due to safety precautions in light of COVID-19, this year’s Summer Camps have been cancelled.

Camping Skills Overnight Camp

Ages 9–13

Are you ready for an adventure? Campers will learn essential skills in preparation for a two-night tent-camping excursion that will take place at Lake St. George.

From plant identification to open-fire cooking, trip-packing to paddling skills, this camp is perfect for any aspiring young adventurer.

Session 3A
July 2731, 2020
$845 +HST

Harbourfront Centre is a registered charitable organization and financial assistance may be available through our Kids First program. Learn more under the Registration Info sections of our March Break and Summer Camps websites.

Overnight Off-Site Canoeing Swimming

About our Overnight Camps

In partnership with Toronto and Region Conservation Authority (TRCA), Harbourfront Centre Camps is pleased to offer overnight camp experiences at TRCA’s beautiful Lake St. George Field Centre in Richmond Hill.

The TRCA is one of Ontario’s leading outdoor and environmental education providers with more than 50 years of history and experience. The Lake St. George Field Centre occupies a 120-hectare site on the ecologically significant Oak Ridges Moraine.

Toronto and Region Conservation Authority (TRCA)

Each of the overnight experiences will be run in partnership with the staff at the Lake St. George Field Centre. Campers will participate in a variety of programs, including but not limited to lake ecology, biodiversity, orienteering, canoeing, wilderness survival and team-building. Campers will be supervised by experienced Harbourfront Centre Camps staff.

At Lake St. George Field Centre, campers will be housed in the Bond House dormitory, a climate-controlled facility with washrooms and showers, classroom, lounge, kitchenette area, ping-pong table and mudroom. Each day, campers will be provided with three healthy and delicious home-cooked meals and a snack in accordance with the Canada Food Guide

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OVERNIGHT
This program includes an overnight component.

SPECIAL GUEST
A special guest is brought in to work with campers.

OFF-SITE
These camps operate at an off-site location. Supervised transportation is provided to and from camp.

OPEN HOUSE
This camp offers an open house experience, so friends and family can visit the camp.

SPLASH PAD
Campers go on an outing to a splash pad (weather permitting).

FIELD TRIP
These camps offer one field trip per session (weather permitting).

CANOEING
Campers go canoeing once per session (weather permitting).

SWIMMING
Campers swim for about one hour each session (weather permitting).