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

Overnight Intro Overnight Camp

Ages 8–12

Welcome to the world of overnight camp! This program is designed to introduce and prepare young campers for an overnight experience away from home.

Campers will spend the first week at Harbourfront Centre building confidence and learning a variety of skills while also participating in general camp activities such as arts and crafts and active games.

The second week will be spent at Lake St. George where they will further develop their skills while participating in outdoor activities such as orienteering, fire building and canoeing.

Come and see what overnight camp is all about!

Session 1*
June 29 July 10, 2020
$995 +HST

* No camps on Wednesday, July 1 due to a statutory holiday. *

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


This program includes an overnight component.

A special guest is brought in to work with campers.

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

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

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

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

Campers go canoeing once per session (weather permitting).

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