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How to Soothe Your Nervous Camper

As overnight summer camp draws closer, it is normal for most kids to feel a little nervous about leaving home. First-time and younger campers are more prone to feeling anxious about camp, but you might also find that even your experienced camper demonstrates some hesitation.  While we all know… View More

5 Top Questions to Ask About Overnight Summer Camp

Sending your child to an overnight camp is a huge step toward helping them develop independence. Naturally, you have a lot of questions, and it is important to have all of them answered.  These are five of the top questions that parents tend to ask about summer camp, along with the… View More

Why No Cell Phones Are Allowed at Summer Camp

Our program at Canadian Adventure Camp is designed to give kids a sense of freedom after an academic year filled with rules. In fact, we even break a few rules that your kids followed while they were at school. Running and socializing are actively encouraged here.  We’re also pretty… View More

Ensuring Your Child's Safety at Overnight Summer Camp

Your child’s safety is of the utmost importance when they are away at camp.   Your first step is to make sure that the camp you choose is accredited, since this shows that the program and staff have demonstrated their ability to adhere to rigorous safety… View More

Packing for Overnight Summer Camp

Every year represents a new opportunity to hit the lake and spend some of the most memorable moments with your friends.   While opening day is drawing closer, we can practically feel the excitement in the air as campers begin their yearly packing ritual!   To help you make sure… View More

New! Aerial Silks and Hoop Skills at Summer Camp

Aerial silks and hoops have recently become a source of fascination for older kids and teens, and it only takes a few minutes of watching a performer’s gravity-defying stunts to develop an appreciation for this up… View More

Maintaining Summer Camp Friendships Throughout the Year

Maintaining Summer Camp Friendships Throughout the Year One big part of what makes campers and counselors enjoy camp is meeting new friends. Riding horses, creating colorful tie-dye shirts,… View More

Summer Camp Memories - Make a Scrapbook

Summer camp is something kids never want to forget. Meeting new friends, bouncing on the trampoline, giggling with cabinmates or having fun at the lake make camp days a warm memory. As summer ends and school starts, summer camp memories can be compiled in a scrapbook. Your camp photos,… View More

The Incredible Island Life at Canadian Adventure Camp

Life on Lake Temagami means waking up every day to a new adventure. This summer, campers enjoyed a mix of new and traditional experiences that all add up to an amazing season. As you look back on the past several weeks, we hope that these are just a… View More

Cool Water Sports at Summer Camp

At camp, cooling off from the summer heat is just a dive into the lake away. However, campers often find that competition heats up faster on the water than it ever could on land. Not only does the water create the ideal place to perfect spins and flips on a wakeboard or skis, but the cool air on the lake also means that kids can… View More