Summer Camps Directory

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Welcome to Kenora Catholic's One-Stop-Shop for parents looking for a summer camp for their children! The aim of this page is to give you a quick glance at the camps offered in and around Lake of the Woods. You'll find information about day camps as well as overnight camps listed below. To visit the camp's website or Facebook page simply click on their name.

PLEASE NOTE - we are NOT responsible for registration for any camps that are not affiliated with the Kenora Catholic District School Board. We can not guarantee your child a space in any of the camps listed below. Questions for these camps should be directed to them using the contact information listed below.

This list is just the beginning! If you have a camp you'd like to see on this list please contact our Community Relations Lead, Grace Dunford, at [email protected].

Kenora Catholic District School Board Camps


About Ages Dates/Times Contact
Annual Kenora Volleyball Camp Started in 2002, the Annual Kenora Volleyball Camp is offered to students in Grades 7-12. The camp runs for one week in the summer and focuses on skill development, volleyball techniques, individual as well as team play and personal fitness. Children in Grades 7-12 TBD

Megan Derouard

[email protected]

Wonder Emporium - Summer Learning Camp The Wonder Emporium is a summer learning program that is designed to boost children's literacy and numeracy skills in a fun camp-like setting. The camp runs in the mornings for two weeks during the summer. Parents are contacted during the school year and invited to sign-up their child for the program. Children in Grades 1-3


Dallis Novelli

[email protected]

Day Camps

Name/Organization About Ages Dates/Times Contact
Awesome Adventures Day Camp - Kenora Recreation Centre Each day campers will participate in many activities such as, swimming, skating, sports, day adventures, arts/crafts and much more. New to Awesome Adventures Kids Invent Toys Workshop hosted by Cierra Parkhill from Head Start in Business is a program that fosters creative thinking, inventing and entrepreneurship among children. Children ages 7-11

7 Weeks of summer care offered beginning July 6 and ending August 21.

Hockey Development Summer Camp On-ice Coaches: Joseph Ratcliffe, Behn Carlson, and Andrew Perron. Children ages 8-12


Kenora Urban Adventures Camp We're back with our 7th year of canoeing, hiking, climbing, swimming, and learning all about the interesting opportunities for adventure, right here in Kenora! Scott Green & David White are offering two weeks of Urban Adventure Camp. Children ages 8-12 as of January 1, 2020

July 6-10
Monday to Friday, 8:30AM - 3:30PM

807-468-3843 or email:
[email protected]
Science North Summer Camps Science North offers children the opportunity to get hands-on with real tools, engage in modern science, and most importantly, socialize and have fun with friends! As STEM (science, technology, engineering and math) becomes increasingly more popular in the 21st century, it's important for kids to enjoy science and the world around them. Through engaging activities and workshops, the science camps spark natural curiosity while inspiring a love for science. From nature themed camps, to animal adventures, to technology-based programming, there is sure to be a camp that appeals to every science lover! Children ages 4-11 See website for full list of dates and times for different programs. 1-800-461-4898
Kid's Zone Summer Program - Kenora Association for community Living Kid's Zone Summer Program offers a super fun experience and high quality child care for your school age child. This year our summer program includes week long themed adventures, taking your child through science, magic, survivor/olympics, imaginative-create it, around the world, and Kid's Zone has got talent!

Incorporated into each week is a lot of outdoor time, beach outings, activities like arts and crafts, baking, cooking, obstacles, cooperative games, outings in the community, and so much for more…

Group 1 - JK/SK

Group 2 - Grades 1-5


Aimee Foucher - Kid's Zone PJP
467-8914 ext. 4
[email protected]

Trish Horton - Kid's Zone SMB
[email protected]
Boreal Forest School Your child will spend their days hiking, exploring, climbing, building and playing. A new adventure everyday with our highly qualified and experienced staff at Mt. Evergreen Ski Hill. Children ages 4.5-9

July - August 

8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. 


**2020 is currently SOLD OUT. Please follow their Facebook page for information in case a spot becomes available
St. Louis Roman Catholic Summer Camp St. Louis Church has been proud to offer a week long, faith-based camping experience for children for the past 18 years, at Longbow Lake. Campers will take part in a range of activities including canoeing, swimming, fire-building, drama, music, crafts and sports. We have a strong, family camp spirit which is conducive to the spiritual formation and character development of all campers. We also think we have the best camp food around! Children ages 8-12 TBD St. Louis Church
[email protected]
Inglenook Studio and DanceWorks Kenora DanceWorks Kenora is excited to offer dance camps for all ages and levels this summer! There are three camps available including Art and Dance Camp, Mini Dance Camp and Dance Fundamentals. Children ages 5-16 See website for full list of dates and times for different programs. 807-464-3666
Kenora Aerialettes Gymnastics Club Our mission is to inspire enthusiasm for gymnastics and inspire life-long involvement in the sport by providing positive and diverse programming. Our vision is to be recognized and respected for leadership and innovation in sport as Canada's premier gymnastics organization. Our values are leadership, safety, integrity, accountability, collaboration and excellence. Children ages 4-12

9 Weeks of care offered beginning June 29th and ending August 28th

[email protected]
Woodlands Creative Arts and Youth Empowerment Camp

This jam packed week consists of several workshops, including art & home economics, healthy living and swim safety! Dreamcatchers, baking , salt dough, wonder gardens, garden stones, Teepee lamps, painting and daily 2 hour life guard supervised swim.

Several sponsors from the community have provided games, take home favours and more for our special camp weeks!! And of course we will have use of the very much anticipated Kenora Rotary Splash Park.

Children ages 5 and up


Art Camp Black Bark Studio will be partnering with the Muse for art camp 2020! There are three separate camps offered this summer, each with a different theme and focus. Click on the link to the left to see a full description of each. 
Children ages 5-12

July 6-10 ages 7-13 Welcome to Hogwarts
July 27-31 ages 5-11 Outdoor Creations
August 10-14 ages5-12 Creature Creations

To register please contact The Muse at 807-467-2201 or email [email protected]
Kenora Youth Entreprise Camp This one of a kind a week long camp, offers the opportunity to develop and execute their own "out of this world" business idea, meet local entrepreneurs and loan officers. They will also enjoy summer camp activities such as swimming, outdoor sports, theme days, and a special field trip! Campers will host "Business for a Day". where parents, friends and the community will have the opportunity to support campers and celebrate their achievements in entrepreneurship. Children ages 9-13



Overnight Summer Camps

Name/organization About Ages Dates/Times Contact
Pioneer Summer Camp As part of InterVarsity, we believe that summer camp offers a tremendous opportunity for children and teens to grow and mature emotionally, socially and spiritually. At Pioneer Camp, campers are respected as individuals, challenged and encouraged in all aspects of life, and given the opportunity to experience and develop authentic relationships with peers and leaders. Skill development, social development, personal and spiritual growth are all intentionally fostered by staff and have been hallmarks of the InterVarsity Camp experience since 1929. Finally, and equally importantly, we want every child's experience to be tremendously fun. Children ages 6-17 See website for a complete list of dates and times for different programs. 204-788-1070
Camp Stephens Using modern equipment, each camper learns about outdoor living and gains respect for both the power and fragility of the natural world. Campers are placed in groups of eight to ten children of the same gender, led by a qualified counsellor. At Camp Stephens we follow the core values of caring, equality, health, honesty, inclusiveness, respect and responsibility as we carry out our mission to build better people. Children ages 8-17 See website for a complete list of dates and times for different programs. 204-831-3157
BB Camp BB Camp's mission is to provide a fun, supportive, and inclusive Jewish environment in which youth can explore, grow and mature. Campers are provided opportunities to develop independence, foster lasting friendships, and strengthen their identities within a natural wilderness setting. B'nai Brith Camp is committed to making sure that every camper leaves with wonderful memories that will last a lifetime. Children in Grades 2-11 See website for a complete list of dates and times for different programs. 204-477-7512 or 807-548-4178
Luther Village Camp Fellowship and community are two common words adults and youth alike believe of Luther Village. Our summer programs available for families, adults and youth campers encourage individuals in their lives while playing at the waterfront, hiking, fire building, learning new skills in the archery range, singing at campfires, joining with others at our nightly campfires and worshipping together under the majestic pines. Children in Grades 2-12 See website for a complete list of dates and times for different programs. 204-774-4420


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