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Camp Artaban
Camp Artaban
locations: Gambier Island, BC; Gambier Island, BC

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Camp Artaban
 

Camp Artaban

Locations: Gambier Island, BC; Gambier Island, BC
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Type:
Overnight camp, Family programs
Categories:
Traditional (multi activity)
Special Needs:
Yes, Mild support (Not all campers have special needs)
Cost:
$263 to $788/session
Age:
1 to 100
Gender:
Coed
Capacity:
20 to 144
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About this camp

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Camp Artaban has been providing Christian Camping since 1923. Located on Gambier Island, Artaban is described as “awesome” by youth and “paradise” by adults. Set on over 50 pristine acres with access to crown land; natural exploration, outdoor adventure and all levels of hiking provide a wilderness experience that is just a half an hour boat ride from Horseshoe Bay.

Camp Address
Gambier Island, BC, Gambier Island, BC

Session Calendar

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Activities available at this camp: (Currently showing 8 of 8 sessions)

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Specialty
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Overnight Camp
Coed
Ages: 13 - 16
Swimming $746
Gambier Island,BC
Long Bay
Jul 08-18 $746
First-aid/lifesaving |Archery|Canoeing|Hiking|Kayaking/Sea Kayaking|Swimming|Volleyball|Rock Climbing|Arts & Crafts
Overnight Camp
Coed
Ages: 12 - 15
Traditional (multi activity) $746
Gambier Island,BC
Long Bay
Jul 08-18 $746
Archery|Canoeing|Hiking|Kayaking/Sea Kayaking|Sailing/Marine Skills|Swimming|Volleyball|Arts & Crafts|Theatre Arts|Painting|Jam Camp|Vocal training / singing|Ballet|Jazz|Drawing|Hip hop|Musical Theatre
Overnight Camp
Coed
Ages: 13 - 15
Traditional (multi activity) $746
Gambier Island,BC
Long Bay
Jul 08-18 $746
Archery|Canoeing|Hiking|Kayaking/Sea Kayaking|Sailing/Marine Skills|Swimming|Volleyball|Arts & Crafts|Wilderness Out-tripping|Wilderness Skills
Overnight Camp
Coed
Ages: 16 - 17
Traditional (multi activity) $788
Gambier Island,BC
Long Bay
Jul 11-21 $788
Leadership training|Archery|Canoeing|Hiking|Kayaking/Sea Kayaking|Sailing/Marine Skills|Swimming|Volleyball|Arts & Crafts
Overnight Camp
Coed
Ages: 8 - 10
Traditional (multi activity) $236
Gambier Island,BC
Long Bay
Jul 18-21 $236
Archery|Canoeing|Hiking|Kayaking/Sea Kayaking|Sailing/Marine Skills|Swimming|Volleyball|Arts & Crafts
Overnight Camp
Coed
Ages: 10 - 13
Traditional (multi activity) $473
Gambier Island,BC
Long Bay
Jul 28-Aug 03$473
Archery|Canoeing|Hiking|Kayaking/Sea Kayaking|Swimming|Rock Climbing
Overnight Camp
Coed
Ages: 13 - 15
Traditional (multi activity) $551
Gambier Island,BC
Long Bay
Aug 03-10 $551
Archery|Canoeing|Hiking|Kayaking/Sea Kayaking|Sailing/Marine Skills|Swimming|Volleyball|Arts & Crafts
Overnight Camp
Coed
Ages: 1 - 18+
Traditional (multi activity) $263 to $394
Gambier Island,BC
Long Bay
Aug 13-18 $263 - $394
Archery|Canoeing|Hiking|Kayaking/Sea Kayaking|Sailing/Marine Skills|Swimming|Volleyball|Arts & Crafts

Upcoming Events February 28, 2018

upcoming events
  • February 28, 2018Early Bird Registration
    Camp Artaban, Long Bay, Gambier Island, BC
    Register by Wednesday, February 28 from

    Take advantage of our Early Bird Registration for a reduced fee until 28 February 2018. Register now to secure your child's place.


  • July 14, 2018Visitor's Day
    Camp Artaban, Long Bay, Gambier Island, BC
    Join us Saturday, July 14 from 10:00 am - 08:00 pm

    Visitor’s day is a chance to come up to camp and experience a taster of everything Camp Artaban has to offer.

    Visitor’s will have a chance to tour the facilities, enjoy the spectacular waterfront, take in a chapel service and much more.

    Coffee, tea, juice and a snack will be providing during the day and a BBQ dinner will be served before visitors depart for the mainland in the evening.

    Come and enjoy a day of fun, food and friends at Camp!

    Cost per person:
    · Adults aged 13 and over $60
    · Children aged 2 - 12 $40
    · Under 2 free. Please complete a registration for under 2's.

    Online registration is available at: http://campartaban.com/events/visitors-day-registration/

    For more information please contact the Camp Artaban office on 604-980-0391 or 604-379-9074.



Accommodation & Property Details

Property details

Sleeping Accommodations

  • Cabins

Washrooms Facilities

  • Flush Toilets
  • Outhouses
  • Showers (indoor)

Sports facilities

  • Archery Range
  • Climbing Wall

Landscape

  • Beach
  • Forested Area
  • Nature Trails
  • Open Field


Cost & Financial Aid

highlights

Cost: $263 to $788 /session

Payment Options:

Deposit required with acceptance Yes
Credit card payment Yes

Discounts

Discount if paid early $50

Busing


Stories & Testimonials

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The Next Generation

As a kid, camp was the most important week of my summer. I wasn't a sporty, outdoorsy kid. I probably would never have been to a summer camp if it hasn't been for Camp Artaban having a fine arts camp. Camp is a special place for a lot of people and the diverse camps offered provided people of all ages and interests an opportunity to have a camp experience.

It's hard not to fall in love with camp. It's beautiful and exciting with so much to do and so many wonderful people. I love the history. I love the spiritual connection I feel when I set foot on camp grounds, but especially in the chapel. At camp I feel loved and supported. I made lifelong friends and had experiences I never dreamed I would have. It's hard to put into words because the thing I love the most is the way I feel when I'm there or when I think about being there. I want nothing more than for my daughter to get to experience the same thing. The first time I took her up with me to visit for the day I felt like I was going to burst from excitement. She has been up twice, just for the day, and I love the way her little eyes take everything in. I can tell she feels that it is a special place just from those short visits. I can't wait until I am able to get her up to an actual camp to get the real experience. I just know she'll love it as much as I do.


Indescribable Feeling

"There is just something about this place..."


Grateful for help

"One summer I needed help to send 3 children to camp. Everlastingly grateful to those who set up and continue to donate to camperships."


Best Week Ever

"My sons had a blast; they wanted to stay and send me home."

"This has been the best week of my life."

"I can't wait to come back next year!"


Associations

  • The British Columbia Camping Association Associations
  • Canadian Camping Association/ Association des camps du Canada Associations

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Camp Locations

  • Gambier Island, BC
    Long Bay, Gambier Island, BC, V0N
  • Gambier Island, BC
    1058 Ridgewood Drive, North Vancouver, British Columbia, V7R 1H8

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