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Coco Chanel once said, “A girl should be two things: who and what she wants.”

At an all-girls camp, your daughter can be both!

What are girls camps?

This type of single-sex camp will give your daughter the opportunity to connect with others her age who share similar interests, as well as help her hone specific strengths and life skills such as leadership, confidence and self-esteem.

Summer camps for girls

With a supportive group of strong women as role models, an all-girls environment is the ideal place for your child or teen to flourish without the distraction or worry of impressing the boys.

Why attend an all-girls camp?

The overall benefits of this kind of camp for girls include:

  • Building confidence and self-esteem
  • Less focus on appearance
  • Supportive environment
  • Ability to explore issues sensitive to women in a healthy and beneficial way
  • Providing campers with inspirational role models

There are traditional overnight or day camps available, as well as specialty camps including volleyball camps, basketball camps, arts camps and leadership camps.

Some specialty camps also offer programs exclusively for girls, particularly in fields generally seen as male-dominated. For example, science and engineering camps are designed to help girls build self-confidence and skills in these areas. There are also adventure and sports camps geared toward girls.

Find the right girls camp

To find the right type of camp for your daughter, start by accessing her needs and interests, then decide whether other factors, such as location and cost, are important to your family. You can search for a camp that focuses on a specific interest, such as the ones mentioned above, or ones that have an overall traditional experience to offer.

Some additional questions you may like to consider asking the camps of your choice include:

  • Will my daughter be grouped with other girls her age or will some activities be mixed ages?
  • What types of activities can help my daughter develop her interests and self-confidence?
  • Are there any activities specifically designed to foster my daughter’s independence (or other qualities)?
  • What can my daughter expect to gain from an experience at this camp?
  • What are the camp counsellor’s qualifications?

In their own words

Jaqui Raill, director of Camp Ouareau, an all-girls camp in Quebec explains that their camp allows for opportunities to foster discussion and address issues facing young teenage girls: “They can talk about pressures, body image, appropriate role models, and nutrition with healthy young women [camp staff] who are active, eat well and not obsessed with their bodies.”

For more information, please take a closer look at our list of girls camps in Ontario and across Canada below.


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List of all girls camps and programs

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InterVarsity Circle Square Ranch Grand River   
Our beautiful location, fun & safe environment, excellent programs, and experienced staff are just a few reasons to choose Circle Square Ranch. We are committed to providing an outstanding summer camp experience.

Brantford

Traditional (multi activity)

  • Ages 5 to 16
  • Coed, Girls, Boys
  • Day, Overnight
from $220/week
Day, Overnight Coed, Girls, Boys 220 5-16 0 Brantford
Mi-A-Kon-Da   
A traditional, all-girls summer camp with various outdoor activities including sailing, wilderness trips, arts activities and more. Offering 2 or 4 week sessions or an introductory weekend.

Parry Sound; Hamilton

Traditional (multi activity)

  • Ages 7 to 16
  • Girls
  • Overnight
from $2,190/2 weeks
sessions & dates
Overnight Girls 2190 7-16 1 Parry Sound, Hamilton
InterVarsity Circle Square Ranch Halkirk   
Circle Square Ranch is a children's summer camp providing adventure filled camp experiences. One of nine Inter-Varsity Camps across Canada, our programs include horsemanship, climbing, biking, swimming and so much more!

Halkirk

Traditional (multi activity)

  • Ages 6 to 17
  • Coed, Girls, Boys
  • Overnight
from $410/week
Overnight Coed, Girls, Boys 410 6-17 2 Halkirk
Northwaters & Langskib Canoe Tripping Programs   
Wilderness canoe adventures with heart & meaning in separate boys, girls and coed programs. Trips weave together challenge, community and confidence to connect youth to the land, each other, and their own unique spirit.

Temagami

Adventure: Wilderness Out-tripping

  • Ages 10 to 17
  • Coed, Girls, Boys
  • Overnight
from $1,200/week
sessions & dates
Overnight Coed, Girls, Boys 1200 10-17 3 Temagami
InterVarsity Pioneer Camp Pacific   
One of nine Inter-Varsity Camps, Pioneer Pacific offers Christian summer camp and leadership programs for kids from 7-18, and includes a wide range of activities such as sailing, archery, kayaking and more.

Thetis Island; Vancouver

Traditional (multi activity)

  • Ages 7 to 18
  • Coed, Girls
  • Overnight
from $275/week
Overnight Coed, Girls 275 7-18 4 Thetis Island, Vancouver
InterVarsity Circle Square Ranch Big Clear Lake   
Circle Square Ranch is a life changing Christian summer camp for kids and teens ages 6-17. We offer a wide range of activities including horseback riding, water sports and ropes. Your summer adventure starts here!

Hamilton; Huntsville; Land O' Lakes Tourist Region

Traditional (multi activity)

  • Ages 6 to 17
  • Coed, Girls, Boys
  • Overnight, family
from $399/week
Overnight, family Coed, Girls, Boys 399 6-17 5 Hamilton, Huntsville, Land O' Lakes Tourist Region
Camp Mini-Yo-We   
Camp Mini-Yo-We is a traditional, Christian overnight camp offering amazing activities, innovative programs, dedicated staff and a safe place for campers to stretch and grow.

Huntsville

Traditional (multi activity)

  • Ages 5 to 17
  • Coed, Girls, Boys
  • Day, Overnight
from $720/week
Day, Overnight Coed, Girls, Boys 720 5-17 6 Huntsville
InterVarsity Pioneer Camp Ontario   
An award winning Christian summer camp in Muskoka for ages five to 17 featuring dozens of awesome activities, teen programs in leadership development and wilderness adventure & unforgettable experiences for every camper!

Huntsville

Traditional (multi activity)

  • Ages 5 to 17
  • Coed, Girls, Boys
  • Overnight, family
from $460/week
Overnight, family Coed, Girls, Boys 460 5-17 7 Huntsville
Branksome Hall Day Camps   
A co-ed day camp featuring Dance, Tennis, Soccer, Musical Theatre, Public Speaking/Debate, Tech/Computers, Swimming and more. Home base for the camps is Branksome's new, state-of-the-art Athletics and Wellness Centre.

Rosedale, Toronto

Traditional (multi activity)

  • Ages 4 to 12
  • Coed
  • Day
from $360/week
Day Coed 360 4-12 8 Rosedale, Toronto
Camp Tapawingo, YWCA   
An all girls summer camp located on Georgian Bay, operated by YWCA Toronto. Camp “Tap” focuses on empowering and supporting a diverse group of girls through a broad range of arts and outdoor activities.

Parry Sound

Traditional (multi activity)

  • Ages 6 to 15
  • Girls
  • Overnight
from $686/week
Overnight Girls 686 6-15 9 Parry Sound
Camp Ak-O-Mak   
A traditional summer camp with over 26 sports and camp activities, including swimming, tennis, canoeing, biking and more.

Parry Sound

Sport (multi)

  • Ages 7 to 16
  • Girls
  • Overnight
from $900/week
sessions & dates
Overnight Girls 900 7-16 10 Parry Sound
Camp de vacances Kéno   
This camp in the heart of a regional Quebec park offers traditional summer camp activities like rock climbing, sea kayaking, nature trails and more.

St-Léonard-de-Portneuf

Traditional (multi activity)

  • Ages 6 to 20
  • Coed
  • Overnight
from $459/week
Overnight Coed 459 6-20 11 St-Léonard-de-Portneuf
Camp Ouareau   
This Quebec all-girls overnight summer camp offers a variety of activities and leadership opportunities, as well as a unique language program. A chance to grow in confidence & independence, and develop language skills!

Saint-Donat

Traditional (multi activity)

  • Ages 6 to 16
  • Girls
  • Overnight
from $2,210/2 weeks
Overnight Girls 2210 6-16 12 Saint-Donat
Camp Tanamakoon   
This all girls summer camp located on its own lake in Algonquin Park offers a variety of camp activities, along with specialty programs for canoe tripping, mini camp and kindercamp! We offer a safe and fun adventure!

Algonquin Park

Traditional (multi activity)

  • Ages 4 to 16
  • Girls
  • Overnight
from $2,600/session
sessions & dates
Overnight Girls 2600 4-16 13 Algonquin Park
Camp Kawartha   
Traditional summer camp fostering self-esteem, leadership & environmental stewardship. Campers are encouraged to be creative, in touch with nature & be themselves in a non-competitive environment.

Peterborough; Lakefield

Traditional (multi activity)

  • Ages 4 to 17
  • Coed
  • Day, Overnight
from $245/week
sessions & dates
Day, Overnight Coed 245 4-17 14 Peterborough, Lakefield
Glen Bernard Camp   
A traditional overnight summer camp for girls offering wilderness adventure, horseback riding, sailing, swimming and lifesaving, arts and many other activities!

Huntsville

Traditional (multi activity)

  • Ages 4 to 16
  • Girls
  • Overnight
from $1,200/week
sessions & dates
Overnight Girls 1200 4-16 15 Huntsville
Ryde Lake Camp   
This camp in the heart of the Muskoka- Gravenhurst area offers a traditional summer camp experience for girls, with canoeing, camping, more.

Gravenhurst

Traditional (multi activity)

  • Ages 9 to 16
  • Girls
  • Overnight
from $575/week
Overnight Girls 575 9-16 16 Gravenhurst
Power4Teens   
A unique, intimate small camp experience. So much fun with amazing life lessons on self esteem, empowerment, self understanding and a variety of activities, paddle boarding, boxing, yoga, boot camp, meditation and more.

Bloor West Village, Toronto; Torrance

Traditional (multi activity)

  • Ages 8 to 16
  • Girls
  • Day, Overnight, Program, family
from $375/week
Day, Overnight, Program, family Girls 375 8-16 17 Bloor West Village, Toronto, Torrance
Radiant Girls   
A unique Girls Wellness Camp in a retreat setting. Featuring Yoga and Pilates, Outdoor Excursions, Hands-On Cooking, Coaching for Confidence & Emotional Intelligence, Meaningful Expressive Art, Fun & lots of giggling.

Burlington; Hamilton; Milton

Traditional (multi activity)

  • Ages 8 to 13
  • Girls
  • Day, Overnight, Program, family
from $50/day
Day, Overnight, Program, family Girls 50 8-13 18 Burlington, Hamilton, Milton
Camp Oconto   
Founded in 1924, Oconto is a traditional girls overnight camp located on the beautiful shores of Eagle Lake north of Kingston, Ontario. Over 20 activities are offered on 80 acres of land and 2km of shoreline.

Sharbot Lake

Traditional (multi activity)

  • Ages 4 to 15
  • Girls
  • Overnight
from $1,250/week
sessions & dates
Overnight Girls 1250 4-15 19 Sharbot Lake
YMCA Wanakita Family Camps   
A traditional overnight camp with a twist, it's fun for the whole family! We offer all the classics like swimming, boating, hiking, sports, crafts and so much more. You'll be sure to find something for everyone to enjoy!

Haliburton Highlands

Traditional (multi activity)

  • Ages 1 to 99
  • Coed
  • Overnight, family
from $430/week
sessions & dates
Overnight, family Coed 430 1-99 20 Haliburton Highlands
Girls Learning Code and Kids Learning Code   
Our Camps are designed for creative kids and teens between the ages of 6-12 years old who want to use technology to change the world by becoming creators and not just consumers.

Downtown West, Toronto; Bay Street Corridor, Toronto

Computer (multi)

  • Ages 6 to 12
  • Coed, Girls
  • Day
from $1/session
Day Coed, Girls 1 6-12 21 Downtown West, Toronto, Bay Street Corridor, Toronto
Camp Northway/ Wendigo   
Northway, Canada's oldest summer camp for girls (age 7-16) and Wendigo, a small tripping outpost for boys (age 12-16) are located in the wilderness of Algonquin Park.

Algonquin Park

Traditional (multi activity)

  • Ages 7 to 16
  • Girls, Boys
  • Overnight
from $993/week
Overnight Girls, Boys 993 7-16 22 Algonquin Park
STEAMlabs   
A hi-tech maker space for curious hands-on kids. We use the latest tools and technologies, like 3D printing and laser cutting, to help your child bring their ideas to life.

Downtown West, Toronto; Danforth Village, Toronto; Wallace Emerson, Toronto

Education (multi)

  • Ages 6 to 17
  • Coed
  • Day, Program
from $10/session
Day, Program Coed 10 6-17 23 Downtown West, Toronto, Danforth Village, Toronto, Wallace Emerson, Toronto
A Class for Young Ladies   
We shake, shout, dance and move. The result is an expansive, body-strengthening, and fun experience that will challenge you all while revealing a strong, endorphin-firing, and empowered body. Prepare to fly ladies!

Riverside, Toronto; Roncesvalles Village, Toronto

Sport: Yoga

  • Ages 13 to 24
  • Girls
  • Program
from $20/week
sessions & dates
Program Girls 20 13-24 24 Riverside, Toronto, Roncesvalles Village, Toronto
Four Point Basketball   
Developing better shooters is what we do! Four Point Basketball is to provide hands-on, structured curriculum and exceptional coaching in a caring and positive environment to all youth.

Belleville; Woodbridge; London

Sport: Basketball

  • Ages 5 to 18
  • Coed
  • Day, Overnight, Program
from $198/week
sessions & dates
Day, Overnight, Program Coed 198 5-18 25 Belleville, Woodbridge, London
Bricks 4 Kidz Woodbridge   
With several camp themes, your child will be sure to have an experience they will never forget. We do two structured builds a day, along with games and art and crafts related to our theme of the week.

Vaughan; Woodbridge

Education (multi)

  • Ages 4 to 10
  • Coed
  • Day, Program
from $70/session
Day, Program Coed 70 4-10 26 Vaughan, Woodbridge
YMCA of Greater Vancouver   
There’s something about camp that brings out the best in us. Whether it’s sailing, hiking or uncovering leadership potential, YMCA's spring and summer camps provide children ages 5-17 with a memorable experience.

Vancouver; Gibsons

Traditional (multi activity)

  • Ages 5 to 17
  • Coed
  • Day, Overnight, family
from $139/session
Day, Overnight, family Coed 139 5-17 27 Vancouver, Gibsons
Timberline Ranch   
Known for its delicious, home-style food, friendly staff, beautiful, convenient location, and exceptional programs, Timberline is open all year for camps, retreats, youth groups, banquets, and conferences.

Vancouver

Traditional (multi activity)

  • Ages 7 to 18
  • Coed, Girls
  • Day, Overnight
from $299/week
Day, Overnight Coed, Girls 299 7-18 28 Vancouver
Camp Portneuf   
An educational and wholesome experience for campers aged 4 to 16 years old. 50 minutes from Quebec city, our camp develops a sense of community, adventure and an appreciation of their natural surroundings

Saint-Raymond

Traditional (multi activity)

  • Ages 4 to 16
  • Coed, Girls, Boys
  • Day, Overnight, family
from $595/week
Day, Overnight, family Coed, Girls, Boys 595 4-16 29 Saint-Raymond
Life Gears Academy   
A specialized organization offering camps, clubs, and workshops throughout Ontario focusing on STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math) as well as various Life Skills such as communication and mindfulness.

Guelph; Newmarket; Windsor

Education: STEM

  • Ages 6 to 16
  • Coed, Girls
  • Day, Program
from $50/session
Day, Program Coed, Girls 50 6-16 30 Guelph, Newmarket, Windsor
InterVarsity Pioneer Camp Alberta   
Pioneer Camp Alberta is a Christian summer camp with two beautiful locations in Sundre & Rocky Mountain House, AB. Get ready for exploration, adventure,creation, challenge, growth, skill development, and of course, fun!

Rocky Mountain House; Sundre

Traditional (multi activity)

  • Ages 5 to 19
  • Coed, Girls, Boys
  • Day, Overnight, family
from $75/session
sessions & dates
Day, Overnight, family Coed, Girls, Boys 75 5-19 31 Rocky Mountain House, Sundre
Kemur Equestrian Girls Camp   
For horse crazy girls ages 6-14. Swimming, skits, crafts and campfires.

Cambridge

Sport: Horseback Riding/Equestrian

  • Ages 6 to 14
  • Girls
  • Overnight
from $1,200/week
Overnight Girls 1200 6-14 32 Cambridge
Ryerson Summer Day Camps   
Ryerson University offers safe and fun experiences for kids and teens. Programs include basketball, soccer, hockey, volleyball, science, engineering, journalism, robotics, architecture, film, french, design, and more!

Bay Street Corridor, Toronto

Traditional (multi activity)

  • Ages 6 to 17
  • Coed
  • Day
from $320/week
Day Coed 320 6-17 33 Bay Street Corridor, Toronto
Teen Ranch   
Just an hour from the GTA, a traditional, Christian summer camp & year round retreat facility, specializing in developing youth through horse, hockey, adventure, bmx, soccer, figure skate, volleyball, WHAM & day camps.

Caledon

Traditional (multi activity)

  • Ages 5 to 18
  • Coed
  • Day, Overnight
from $320/week
Day, Overnight Coed 320 5-18 34 Caledon
Science and Technology Summer Camps UOIT   
Get a unique science and tech education in this program by the University of Ontario Institute of Technology, including LEGO Robotics, Makerspace, Coding, Minecraft. Girls only sessions, Family Camps, Educator sessions.

Oshawa

Science (multi)

  • Ages 5 to 17
  • Coed, Girls
  • Day, Program, family
from $300/week
Day, Program, family Coed, Girls 300 5-17 35 Oshawa
Earthbound Kids   
An unforgettable outdoor day camp that includes: Athletics, Swimming, Horseback Riding, Animal Care, BMXing, Zip Lines, Gardening, Cooking, Drama, Crafts, Leadership for young teens and more!

Pickering; Newmarket

Traditional (multi activity)

  • Ages 4 to 14
  • Coed
  • Day, Overnight
from $284/week
sessions & dates
Day, Overnight Coed 284 4-14 36 Pickering, Newmarket
Sylvan Learning Ottawa   
Sylvan Ottawa offers STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering & Math) camps, tutoring and homework help programs for kids in JK to Grade 12. Attend full full day, half day or 1-hour after-school programs.

Ottawa

Education (multi)

  • Ages 5 to 18
  • Coed
  • Day, Program
from $129/month
Day, Program Coed 129 5-18 37 Ottawa
The Taylor Statten Camps   
Camp Ahmek and Camp Wapomeo offer a balance of canoe tripping and programming. Activities include swimming, canoeing, arts & crafts, horseback riding, sailing and more. Canoe trips range in length from 2 to 50 days.

Algonquin Park

Traditional (multi activity)

  • Ages 6 to 16
  • Girls, Boys
  • Overnight
from $895/session
Overnight Girls, Boys 895 6-16 38 Algonquin Park
Venture Academy Summer Program for Troubled Teens   
Supportive & therapeutic environment for struggling students. Assessment, educational support, life skills and outdoor activities. Earn school credit, acquire skills & stay safe!

Kelowna; Barrie; Red Deer

Traditional (multi activity)

  • Ages 11 to 18
  • Girls, Boys
  • Overnight
Cost Varies
Overnight Girls, Boys 0 11-18 39 Kelowna, Barrie, Red Deer
Saddlewood Riding Camp   
A horseback riding camp for girls, located northeast of Toronto. Each camper has their own horse to ride in two lessons per day (English), daily horse care and stable management instruction.

Peterborough Area

Sport: Horseback Riding/Equestrian

  • Ages 7 to 16
  • Girls
  • Overnight
from $2,200/2 weeks
Overnight Girls 2200 7-16 40 Peterborough Area
Camp Cherith - Ontario   
This Christian camp includes focuses on theatre arts, horseback riding, canoe tripping and more, situated in the heart of Grey-Bruce in south central Ontario.

Southern Bruce County

Traditional (multi activity)

  • Ages 6 to 16
  • Coed
  • Overnight
from $489/week
Overnight Coed 489 6-16 41 Southern Bruce County
YMCA Camps Belwood, Ki-Wa-Y and Wabanaki   
The K-W YMCA's 3 camps offer a range of activities including a high ropes course and climbing wall, canoe tripping, bmx biking, sailing, kayaking, crafts, archery, and more. March Break programs also available.

Waterloo; Fergus; Huntsville

Traditional (multi activity)

  • Ages 5 to 15
  • Coed, Girls
  • Day, Overnight
from $695/week
Day, Overnight Coed, Girls 695 5-15 42 Waterloo, Fergus, Huntsville
Active Challenge   
Focusing on self esteem and healthy lifestyle, this camp features hikes, water adventure and more. Combines education, activity and personal growth and development.

Renfrew

Health & Fitness: Weight Loss Program

  • Ages 12 to 25
  • Girls
  • Overnight
from $3,675/month
sessions & dates
Overnight Girls 3675 12-25 43 Renfrew
Power Soccer School of Excellence   
The largest soccer summer camp program in Canada offers a well organized program that mixes instruction, training and fun.

Bridle Path, Toronto; York Mills, Toronto; Leaside, Toronto

Sport: Soccer

  • Ages 4 to 15
  • Coed
  • Day, Program
from $175/week
Day, Program Coed 175 4-15 44 Bridle Path, Toronto, York Mills, Toronto, Leaside, Toronto
Stanstead College Summer Camps   
Summer Camps for local and foreign students. Wide variety of camps offered such as Language, STEM, Cultural, Hockey Specific and much more!

Stanstead

Traditional (multi activity)

  • Ages 11 to 17
  • Coed
  • Day, Overnight
from $1,000/session
Day, Overnight Coed 1000 11-17 45 Stanstead
Girls Who Fight   
An self-defense camp that teaches effective MMA based techniques from wrestling, Brazilian jiu-jitsu, and kickboxing, as well as situational awareness, and confidence building. Offering girls only and co-ed camps!

Scarborough Junction, Toronto; Victoria Park Village, Toronto

Sport: Martial Arts

  • Ages 7 to 16
  • Coed, Girls
  • Day
from $319/week
Day Coed, Girls 319 7-16 46 Scarborough Junction, Toronto, Victoria Park Village, Toronto

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