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The Essential Parent Guide to Summer Camps

Having surveyed the Canadian summer camp landscape for almost two decades, we've accumulated a treasure trove of insights. This is your guide to camps.

1

  Camp Basics

Is summer camp right for your child? We look at both the benefits and common concerns around camp.


2

  Types of Camps

From traditional, multi-activity camps to more specialized, focused camps, there is an array of choices for any parent looking to give their child a unique experience. We look at the many options, and list the available camps for each.

Living arrangements

Gender

Season


3

  Choosing a Camp

Guided help for narrowing down your choices. We cover what to look for in a camp, and how to ensure a good fit.


4

  Preparing for Camp

Physical and mental preparations for summer camp.


5

  Paying for Camp

Tips and resources around keeping costs down and finding camps that fit your budget.



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