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Summer camps in Ottawa area

Find camps and activities in Ottawa listed below

Ottawa summer camps, like other camps across Canada, offer a variety of options for kids and families from Ottawa and area. What better way for kids to enjoy the outdoors than at a summer camp in the Ottawa area, where kids can participate in a wide variety of camp activities such as canoeing, hiking, swimming, and even white water rafting on the Ottawa River.

You can also find a number of Ottawa summer camps offering specialized instruction. For example, a number of kids' camps in Ottawa offer special needs instruction, with a low ratio of counselors to campers. Other speciality camps in Ottawa and area offer computer education and a variety of educational curricula. Whether you are searching for a day camp or overnight camp, Ottawa is sure to have a camp right for your kids.

See our listings below for an Ottawa summer camp that is right for you or your kids. Click on any listings that intrigue you, read about the camp and send them an inquiry when you want to learn more about the camp.

Summer camps in Ottawa area

Be sure to consult Our Kids for a wealth of camp-related information, including advice on how to choose a summer camp, preparing your child for summer camp and a plethora of lists of specialized camps like arts camps, sports camps, learning disability camps, and many others.

Summer camp offers your child a unique opportunity to build new friendships, develop social skills, leadership abilities, stay active and - of course - have a ton of fun in the summer sun.


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List of Ottawa region camps and programs

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Real Programming 4 Kids   
With locations in Leaside, Etobicoke, London, Oakville, Richmond Hill, Hamilton, Waterloo and Ottawa, RP4K introduces kids and teens to the fundamentals of computer programming. FREE 45 min trial class.

Ontario (6)

Computer : Computer programming

  • Ages 7 to 17
  • Coed
  • Day, Program
from $540/week
sessions & dates
Day, Program Coed 540 7-17 0 London, Kingsview Vilage, Toronto, Oshawa, Waterloo, Oakville, Ottawa, Richmond Hill, Leaside, Toronto
STEM Camp   
STEM Camp is a weekly summer camp at 77 locations in Ontario where youth aged 5-13 do fun and engaging activities in science, technology, engineering & math. Call us or email us today.

Ontario (45)

Science (multi)

  • Ages 5 to 13
  • Coed
  • Day
from $180/week
sessions & dates
Day Coed 180 5-13 1 Saugeen Shores, Goderich, Waterloo, Brant, London, Aylmer, Chatham-Kent, Leamington, Fort Erie, Niagara Falls, Markham, Milton, Mississauga, Brantford, Kincardine, St. Catharines, Vaughan, Burlington, Cambridge, Oxford County, Tillsonburg, Woodstock, Ottawa, Stratford, Strathroy, Welland, Windsor, Guelph, St Thomas, Halton Hills, Agincourt, Toronto, Woburn, Toronto, Sarnia, Hamilton, Oakville, Highland Creek, Toronto, North Bay
GTA Photography Classes : Camps   
Photography & Video Camps for kids & teens (ages 8-18). Campers learn from professional photographers & apply their new skills on daily field trips. Join us this summer for an unforgettable experience!

Ottawa; Downtown East, Toronto

Visual arts: Photo/Video

  • Ages 8 to 18
  • Coed
  • Day, Program
from $399/week
sessions & dates
Day, Program Coed 399 8-18 2 Ottawa, Downtown East, Toronto
Frontier Trails Camp & Outdoor Education Centre   
Adventure Begins at Summer camp! Day and overnight programs and many activities including horseback riding,ESL, paintball, archery, whitewater rafting and more. Offering Awesome memories to campers from Ottawa to China.

Ottawa; Eganville

Traditional (multi activity)

  • Ages 4 to 16
  • Coed
  • Day, Overnight
from $630/week
sessions & dates
Day, Overnight Coed 630 4-16 3 Ottawa, Eganville
MakerKids   
Empowering kids to be creators, not just consumers! Thousands of kids have taken our STEM programs in Coding, Robotics and Minecraft. Explore innovation, learn technical & soft skills in our Camps, Programs & Birthdays.

Summerhill, Toronto; Bloor West Village, Toronto; Ottawa

Computer (multi)

  • Ages 8 to 15
  • Coed
  • Day, Program
from $1/week
sessions & dates
Day, Program Coed 1 8-15 4 Summerhill, Toronto, Bloor West Village, Toronto, Ottawa
Spirit of Math   
Does your child love math challenges? Spirit of Math’s summer program offers an intensive, yet exciting and fun week of math enrichment based on our unique curriculum.

Ottawa; Willowdale, Toronto; Leaside, Toronto; Markham; Richmond Hill

Education: Math

  • Ages 5 to 17
  • Coed
  • Day, Program
from $54/session
Day, Program Coed 54 5-17 5 Ottawa, Willowdale, Toronto, Leaside, Toronto, Markham, Richmond Hill
Britannia Yacht Club   
When your child enrolls in any Learn to Sail session your family receives a FREE social membership from July 1st to August 31st to experience Britannia Yacht Club's activities and events offered for members and families.

Ottawa

Sport: Sailing/Marine Skills

  • Ages 8 to 18
  • Coed
  • Day
from $565/2 weeks
sessions & dates
Day Coed 565 8-18 6 Ottawa
Bytown Brigantine Tall Ships Adventure   
An adventure-based camp that will grow your child's confidence & self-reliance. Youth 12+ will sail, swim, visit cool places & could have options to camp, zip line, take a HS credit and kayak or scuba certification.

Brockville; Harbourfront, Toronto; Ottawa

Travel

  • Ages 12 to 18
  • Coed
  • Overnight
from $900/session
sessions & dates
Overnight Coed 900 12-18 7 Brockville, Harbourfront, Toronto, Ottawa
Test Preparation Services   
One-on-one or small group home and online tutoring in over 30 types of standardized tests including PSAT, SAT, ACT and OSSLT. Services include IB instruction and proficiency exams such as IELTS, CAEL, TOEFL and CanTEST

Ottawa

Education: Academic/Tutoring

  • Ages 12 to 18
  • Coed
  • Day, Program
from $240/month
sessions & dates
Day, Program Coed 240 12-18 8 Ottawa
Debate Camp Canada   
For all students interested in public speaking, debating and model parliament. A well-rounded program open to all ability levels and interests, ages 10 - 17. Both day and overnight camp options available.

Ottawa; Bridle Path, Toronto; North Toronto, Toronto; Humber Valley Village, Toronto

Education: Public Speaking/Debate

  • Ages 10 to 17
  • Coed
  • Day, Overnight
from $395/week
sessions & dates
Day, Overnight Coed 395 10-17 9 Ottawa, Bridle Path, Toronto, North Toronto, Toronto, Humber Valley Village, Toronto
The Reading School   
1-on-1 reading instruction in your home or child's school. Orton-Gillingham approach, appropriate for students with dyslexia. Certified teachers & speech language pathologists. English and French. GTA & Ottawa area.

Ottawa; East York, Toronto

Academic/Tutoring: Instructor lead (one on one)

  • Ages 5 to 25
  • Coed
  • Program
from $65/session
sessions & dates
Program Coed 65 5-25 10 Ottawa, East York, Toronto
Pedalheads Bike Camps   
A premier cycling camp for kids aged 2 to 12 (from training wheels to trails) with locations throughout BC, Ontario, Alberta, Quebec, Washington, Colorado, and Illinois.

Ontario (8)

Sport: Cycling

  • Ages 2 to 12
  • Coed
  • Day
from $99/week
Day Coed 99 2-12 11 The Beach, Toronto, Humber Valley Village, Toronto, Leaside, Toronto, Bathurst Manor/Clanton Park, Toronto, Armour Heights, Toronto, Oakville, Mississauga, Thornhill, Markham, Don Mills, Toronto, Bayview Village, Toronto, Burlington, Forest Hill, Toronto, Ottawa, Kanata, Bloor West Village, Toronto
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
sessions & dates
Day, Program Coed 129 5-18 12 Ottawa
Manotick Arts Camp   
We specialize in all performance arts areas of Drama, Vocal and Instrumental Music, Dance, and Visual Art. The daily schedule includes recreation and camp activities that promote leadership skills.

Ottawa

Art (multi)

  • Ages 6 to 17
  • Coed
  • Day
from $260/week
Day Coed 260 6-17 13 Ottawa
Frontier Trails ESL Camp   
Programs are geared to encourage speaking as opposed to writing proficiency. By using picture images, with English labels, each child gains a certain level of familiarity with the terminology presented.

Eganville; Ottawa

Traditional (multi activity)

  • Ages 6 to 16
  • Coed
  • Day, Overnight
from $630/week
sessions & dates
Day, Overnight Coed 630 6-16 14 Eganville, Ottawa
Camp Otterdale   
Traditional summer camp for kids and teens in Eastern Ontario offering many outdoor activities including music, theatre arts.

Ottawa

Traditional (multi activity)

  • Ages 7 to 16
  • Coed
  • Overnight
from $750/week
Overnight Coed 750 7-16 15 Ottawa
YMCA-YWCA of the National Capital Region   
Choose active and fun Neighbourhood day camps close to home, with themed weeks and out trips, OR a traditional outdoor day (or overnight) experience at Camp Otonabee with ropes, paddling, nature hikes, swimming and more

Ottawa

Traditional (multi activity)

  • Ages 4 to 16
  • Coed
  • Day, Overnight
from $140/week
Day, Overnight Coed 140 4-16 16 Ottawa
Ottawa School of Art   
Children aged 6 to 15 will embark on an exciting hands-on exploration of a variety of artistic mediums, themes and styles including drawing, painting, printmaking, collage, and sculpture, and clay.

Ottawa

Art : Visual arts (multi)

  • Ages 6 to 15
  • Coed
  • Day, Program
from $210/week
sessions & dates
Day, Program Coed 210 6-15 17 Ottawa
JOA Camps   
An exceptional camp, all in French, offering weekly themes and diverse activities. Weekly outings included in pricing.

Ottawa

Traditional (multi activity)

  • Ages 4 to 9
  • Coed
  • Day
from $55/day
sessions & dates
Day Coed 55 4-9 18 Ottawa
CodeCraft   
Summer day camps for computer loving kids. Interactive day camps that let kids develop Coding Skills, explore Game Play & Design, tackle STEM Building Challenges, Make & Create, and participate in Outdoor Fun

Ottawa

Computer (multi)

  • Ages 7 to 15
  • Coed
  • Day
from $259/week
Day Coed 259 7-15 19 Ottawa

Camps that bus from Ottawa region
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Camp Can-Aqua   
A traditional camp with diverse programming & exceptional instruction, we believe in teaching kids compromise, patients & empathy. Fun is a given. Through thoughtful & individualized programming, our campers thrive here.

Haliburton Highlands

Traditional (multi activity)

  • Ages 5 to 17
  • Coed
  • Overnight, family
from $775/week
Overnight, family Coed 775 5-17 0 Haliburton Highlands
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 1 Temagami
Camp Nominingue   
An English boys' camp in Quebec, Nominingue offers the ultimate outdoor experience: living in a tent with the opportunity of going on wilderness canoe trips. It is the place where your summer adventure begins!


Traditional (multi activity)

  • Ages 7 to 16
  • Boys
  • Overnight, family
from $730/week
sessions & dates
Overnight, family Boys 730 7-16 2
Camp Wabikon   
Overnight coed summer camp dedicated to the ideals of leadership and friendship, with wilderness trips and a variety of sports activities.

Temagami

Traditional (multi activity)

  • Ages 6 to 17
  • Coed
  • Overnight
from $1,075/week
sessions & dates
Overnight Coed 1075 6-17 3 Temagami
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 $795/session
sessions & dates
Overnight Girls, Boys 795 6-16 4 Algonquin Park
Earth Studies   
Award winning school in sustainability and environmental practices. Owned and operated by the Cushing family. A traditional all-season campus with the highest quality animal husbandry, nature connection, and much more...


Adventure: Wilderness Skills

  • Ages 9 to 22
  • Coed
  • Day, Overnight, family
from $750/session
Day, Overnight, family Coed 750 9-22 5
Cedar Ridge Camp   
Cedar Ridge Camp is a wonderful place where campers have the opportunity to get outside and active

Bancroft

Traditional (multi activity)

  • Ages 7 to 16
  • Coed
  • Overnight
from $890/week
sessions & dates
Overnight Coed 890 7-16 6 Bancroft
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
Overnight Girls 3675 12-25 7 Renfrew

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