Summer camps in Ottawa area

Find camps and activities in Ottawa listed below

Ottawa summer camps 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.

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 special needs camps, sports camps and many others.

Summer camps in Ottawa area

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


List of Ottawa region camps and programs


  • Name
  • Cost
  • Relevance

  • 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
    • Overnight Camp
    from $589/week
    Overnight Camp Coed 589 4-16 0 Ottawa, Eganville
    Real Programming 4 Kids
    With locations in Leaside, Etobicoke, London, Oakville, Richmond Hill, Brampton, Kitchener 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 Camp
    from $495/week
    sessions & dates
    Day Camp Coed 495 7-17 1 London, Kingsview Vilage, Toronto, Oshawa, Waterloo, Oakville, Ottawa, Richmond Hill, Leaside, Toronto
    GTA Photography Classes : Camps
    Premier Photo/Film Camp for kids & teens (6-18). Campers learn key technical principles in small class sizes & apply their new skills on daily outings. Learn a life-long skill. Make new friends. Have a blast doing it

    Ottawa; South Annex, Toronto; Alexandra Park, Toronto

    Visual arts: Photo/Video
    • Ages 6 to 18
    • Coed
    • Day Camp
    from $345/week
    Day Camp Coed 345 6-18 2 Ottawa, South Annex, Toronto, Alexandra Park, Toronto
    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; Richmond Hill; North Toronto, Toronto

    Education: Math
    • Ages 6 to 16
    • Coed
    • Program
    from $200/week
    Program Coed 200 6-16 3 Ottawa, Willowdale, Toronto, Richmond Hill, North Toronto, Toronto
    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; Summerhill, Toronto

    Education: Public Speaking/Debate
    • Ages 10 to 17
    • Coed
    • Day & Overnight Camp
    from $395/week
    Day & Overnight Camp Coed 395 10-17 4 Ottawa, Bridle Path, Toronto, Summerhill, Toronto
    Pedalheads Bike Camps
    A premier cycling camp for kids aged 2 to 12 (from training wheels to trails) with locations throughout BC, Ontario and Alberta.

    Ontario (8)

    Sport: Cycling
    • Ages 2 to 12
    • Coed
    • Day Camp
    from $79/week
    Day Camp Coed 79 2-12 5 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
    Bootcamp For Brains
    A skills-building camp for teenage girls who are motivated to crash through ceilings and become future leaders in Canada! Our girls will learn new skills, tackle challenges, create a network and have tons of fun!


    Education (multi)
    • Ages 15 to 17
    • Girls
    • Day & Overnight Camp
    from $1,500/week
    Day & Overnight Camp Girls 1500 15-17 6 Ottawa
    Bytown Brigantine Tall Ships Adventure
    Haul the line, set the sails, take the helm & climb aloft! Come for the adventure or work toward crew certification: sail, swim, play games, & options for summer school credit, kayaking or scuba

    Ottawa; Brockville; Kingston

    Adventure (multi)
    • Ages 12 to 19
    • Coed
    • Overnight Camp
    from $605/session
    Overnight Camp Coed 605 12-19 7 Ottawa, Brockville, Kingston
    Camp Otterdale
    Summer camp for kids and teens in Eastern Ontario offers theatre arts along with sailing, water skiiing and other sports.


    Traditional (multi activity)
    • Ages 7 to 16
    • Coed
    • Overnight Camp
    from $750/week
    Overnight Camp Coed 750 7-16 8 Ottawa
    Pawsitively Pets Kids Camp
    All camp programs are hands-on with animals. A variety of camp programs are offered for campers aged five to 16.

    Forest Hill, Toronto

    Science: Zooology/Animals
    • Ages 4 to 14
    • Coed
    • Day Camp
    from $300/week
    Day Camp Coed 300 4-14 9 Forest Hill, Toronto

    Camps that bus from Ottawa region
       Special Needs Support: Light    Specialized
    The Taylor Statten Camps
    Traditional summer camps with a balance of canoe tripping and in-camp programming. Activities include horseback riding, rock climbing, swimming, pottery and archery. Canoe trips range in length from 2 to 50 days.

    Algonquin Park

    Traditional (multi activity)
    • Ages 6 to 16
    • Girls, Boys
    • Overnight Camp
    from $750/session
    Overnight Camp Girls, Boys 750 6-16 0 Algonquin Park
    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.


    Adventure: Wilderness Out-tripping
    • Ages 10 to 17
    • Coed, Girls, Boys
    • Overnight Camp
    from $1,000/week
    Overnight Camp Coed, Girls, Boys 1000 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 Camp
    from $680/week
    Overnight Camp Boys 680 7-16 2
    Camp Can-Aqua
    An overnight summer camp experience where future leaders come to thrive. 160 acres and a private lake are simply the starting point to this amazing camp experience. With 170 campers per session, no child goes unnoticed!

    Northern Kawartha Lakes

    Traditional (multi activity)
    • Ages 6 to 16
    • Coed
    • Overnight Camp
    from $835/week
    Overnight Camp Coed 835 6-16 3 Northern Kawartha Lakes
    Madawaska Camps
    This kids camp, in the Kawartha Lakes area, features volleyball and multiple sports instruction along with camp fun galore.


    Sport: Volleyball
    • Ages 12 to 18
    • Coed
    • Overnight Camp
    from $750/week
    Overnight Camp Coed 750 12-18 4 Bancroft
    Camp Oconto
    This traditional camp for girls, in Eastern Ontario, offers numerous sports activities like tennis and swimming as well as theatre arts and more.

    Sharbot Lake

    Traditional (multi activity)
    • Ages 7 to 15
    • Girls
    • Overnight Camp
    from $1,000/week
    Overnight Camp Girls 1000 7-15 5 Sharbot Lake
    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.


    Health & Fitness: Weight Loss Program
    • Ages 12 to 25
    • Girls
    • Overnight Camp
    from $3,675/month
    Overnight Camp Girls 3675 12-25 6 Renfrew