Alberta summer camps

Find summer camps in the province of Alberta listed below

Across Alberta, you'll find a wide range of spectacular camps for kids. Below, we list many of the most exceptional camps in the province, from day camps in Calgary, Edmonton and Red Deer, to overnight camps in the foothills and the northern part of the province. Below the list of camps, you can read more about camps in specific cities along with advice for parents and kids. Read more

List of Alberta camps and programs on this page:



    Loading filters, please wait.
     FILTERS
    LOADING: Filters will activate shortly, please wait.
    FILTERS:
      FILTERS


    Any type

    Any cost
    Any age
    Any date








    FEATURED
    • Traditional (multi activity)
    • Day Camp, Overnight Camp, Program 

    Learn, grow, and play in nature and with animals on our farm near Calgary, Cochrane, and Airdrie. We offer outdoor learning programs and horseback riding programs and camps for all ages. Read more...

    • Ages 5 to 18
    • Coed
    • from $250
    Wildflower Community Farm2505-182023-01-012023-02-012023-03-012023-04-012023-05-012023-06-012023-07-012023-08-012023-09-012023-10-012023-11-012023-12-01,24,2,153,1,28,3,30,188,0,daycamp,overnightcamp,programclass,coed,
    FEATURED
    • Sport (multi)
    • Day Camp, Overnight Camp, Program

    Our coed summer sports camps are geared toward kids ages 4-18 of all abilities and skill levels. From beginner to elite, there is a camp option for everyone. Improve Your Skills & Have SERIOUS FUN at Sports Camps Canada! Read more...

    • Ages 4 to 17
    • Coed
    • from $235
    Sports Camps Canada2354-172021-06-012021-07-012021-08-012021-09-012021-10-012021-11-012021-12-012022-01-012022-02-012022-03-012022-04-012022-05-012022-06-012022-07-012022-08-012022-09-012022-10-012022-11-012022-12-012023-01-012023-02-012023-03-012023-04-012023-05-012023-06-012023-07-012023-08-01,12,3,347,54,58,63,327,323,27,74,daycamp,overnightcamp,programclass,coed,
    FEATURED

    Pedalheads Bike, Swim and Sport 

    Throughout Alberta (36)

    • Sport: Cycling
    • Day Camp, Program

    Pedalheads offers bike, swim, and trail programs to families across Canada. Pedalheads helps kids develop life skills, confidence, and independence through fun, safe, and engaging instruction. Read more...

    • Ages 2 to 12
    • Coed
    • from $199
    Pedalheads Bike, Swim and Sport1992-122021-01-012021-02-012021-03-012021-04-012021-05-012021-06-012021-07-012021-08-012021-09-012021-10-012021-11-012021-12-012022-01-012022-02-012022-03-012022-04-012022-05-012022-06-012022-07-012022-08-012022-09-012022-10-012022-11-012022-12-012023-01-012023-02-012023-03-012023-04-012023-05-012023-06-01,21,3,74,36,346,56,322,346,322,daycamp,programclass,coed,
    FEATURED

    InterVarsity Pioneer Camp Alberta 

    Rocky Mountain House; Sundre

    • Traditional (multi activity)
    • Day Camp, Overnight Camp, Program, Virtual Program

    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! Read more...

    • Ages 5 to 19
    • Coed, Girls, Boys
    • from $269
    InterVarsity Pioneer Camp Alberta2695-192023-01-012023-02-012023-03-012023-04-012023-05-012023-06-012023-07-012023-08-012023-09-012023-10-012023-11-012023-12-012024-01-012024-02-012024-03-012024-04-01,81,6,10,5,9,8,3,12,347,223,28,30,221,16,322,25,56,63,88,2,91,366,33,11,173,123,69,360,188,0,daycamp,overnightcamp,programclass,virtualprogram,coed,allgirls,allboys,
    FEATURED

    Camp Ecolart 

    Banff

    • Traditional (multi activity)
    • Day Camp, Overnight Camp

    We are a premium summer and winter camp for kids ages 4 to 17. We offer day and overnight camps in the summer in 4 locations: Montreal, Whistler, Banff and San Diego. We also offer a ski/snowboard camp in the winter. Read more...

    • Ages 4 to 17
    • Coed
    • from $350
    Camp Ecolart3504-172022-01-012022-02-012022-03-012022-04-012022-05-012022-06-012022-07-012022-08-012022-09-012022-10-012022-11-012022-12-012023-01-012023-02-012023-03-012023-04-012023-05-012023-06-012023-07-012023-08-01,52,3,346,298,6,41,81,16,322,31,56,28,36,25,64,8,224,11,347,12,327,323,251,54,58,260,63,170,30,221,44,225,188,daycamp,overnightcamp,coed,
    • Arts: Performing Arts (multi)
    • Day Camp, Program 

    Stagecoach Performing Arts where we love to bring out the best in every child through the wonderful world of Acting, Dancing and Singing. Read more...

    • Ages 4 to 18
    • Coed
    • from $216
    Stagecoach Theatre Arts2164-182022-01-012022-02-012022-03-012022-04-012022-05-012022-06-012022-07-012022-08-012022-09-012022-10-012022-11-012022-12-012023-01-012023-02-012023-03-012023-04-012023-05-012023-06-012023-07-012023-08-012023-09-012023-10-012023-11-01,274,5,288,265,59,196,2,32,daycamp,programclass,coed,

    Heritage Park 

    Calgary

    • Traditional (multi activity)
    • Day Camp, Overnight Camp, Program, Virtual Program 

    Send your kids on an adventure like no other at Canada’s Largest Living History Museum. They'll go back in time to experience the life of a pioneer child and discover the fun and history of the west! Read more...

    • Ages 6 to 15
    • Coed
    • from $315
    Heritage Park3156-152022-01-012022-02-012022-03-012022-04-012022-05-012022-06-012022-07-012022-08-012022-09-012022-10-012022-11-012022-12-012023-01-012023-02-012023-03-012023-04-012023-05-012023-06-012023-07-012023-08-01,81,6,256,5,133,337,10,9,173,174,24,2,357,50,123,59,288,270,137,188,0,daycamp,overnightcamp,programclass,virtualprogram,coed,

    Wildhorse Ranch 

    Rocky Mountain House

    • Sport: Horseback Riding/Equestrian
    • Overnight Camp, Day Camp, Program

    A unique western ranch experience immersed in HORSES! Learning horse connection skills with games and riding in the forests. Practice Heart to Heart energy work. Come Ride! Meet Friends. Own your horse for the week! Read more...

    • Ages 12 to 17
    • Girls
    • from $1,350
    Wildhorse Ranch135012-172021-01-012021-02-012021-03-012021-04-012021-05-012021-06-012021-07-012021-08-012021-09-012021-10-012021-11-012021-12-012022-01-012022-02-012022-03-012022-04-012022-05-012022-06-012022-07-012022-08-012022-09-012022-10-012022-11-012022-12-012023-01-012023-02-012023-03-012023-04-012023-05-012023-06-012023-07-012023-08-012023-09-012023-10-012023-11-012023-12-012024-01-012024-02-012024-03-01,10,5,9,366,2,91,33,357,50,320,1,153,276,30,3,134,24,28,81,6,69,74,123,41,135,97,362,292,337,overnightcamp,daycamp,programclass,allgirls,

    Royal City Soccer Camps 

    Calgary; Edmonton

    • Sport: Soccer
    • Day Camp

    Canada's #1 grassroots summer soccer day camps offering full day and half day sessions in July and August weeks to children aged 5 to 13 years old. Read more...

    • Ages 5 to 13
    • Coed
    • from $139
    Royal City Soccer Camps1395-132022-01-012022-02-012022-03-012022-04-012022-05-012022-06-012022-07-012022-08-012022-09-012022-10-012022-11-012022-12-012023-01-012023-02-012023-03-012023-04-012023-05-012023-06-012023-07-012023-08-01,56,3,322,54,347,daycamp,coed,

    Lone Prairie Camp 

    Ferintosh

    • Traditional (multi activity)
    • Overnight Camp, Virtual Program

    Offers onsite and offsite (hiking and backpacking) camping for ages 6 to 17, along with a weekend family camp. Read more...

    • Ages 5 to 99
    • Coed
    • from $160
    Lone Prairie Camp1605-992021-07-012021-08-012021-09-012021-10-012021-11-012021-12-012022-01-012022-02-012022-03-012022-04-012022-05-012022-06-012022-07-012022-08-012022-09-012022-10-012022-11-012022-12-012023-01-012023-02-012023-03-012023-04-012023-05-012023-06-012023-07-012023-08-01,8,3,12,347,16,322,31,56,60,221,223,225,10,5,9,48,6,81,41,88,2,91,64,173,123,33,298,355,134,366,327,323,54,63,324,28,222,260,188,0,overnightcamp,virtualprogram,coed,

    Camp Amicus 

    Calgary

    • Traditional (multi activity)
    • Day Camp, Overnight Camp, Program 

    Camp Amicus creates a rewarding and successful experience for youth with Learning Disabilities and ADHD. A structured and supportive environment allows campers to learn social skills, build relationships and have fun! Read more...

    • Ages 8 to 18
    • Coed
    • from $350
    Camp Amicus3508-182022-01-012022-02-012022-03-012022-04-012022-05-012022-06-012022-07-012022-08-012022-09-012022-10-012022-11-012022-12-012023-01-012023-02-012023-03-012023-04-012023-05-012023-06-012023-07-012023-08-01,10,5,9,366,2,91,33,8,3,28,16,322,188,0,daycamp,overnightcamp,programclass,coed,
    • Traditional (multi activity)
    • Overnight Camp

    Circle Square Ranch is a children's summer camp providing adventure filled camp experiences. One of nine InterVarsity Camps across Canada, our programs include horsemanship, climbing, archery, swimming and so much more! Read more...

    • Ages 6 to 17
    • Coed, Girls, Boys
    • from $531
    InterVarsity Circle Square Ranch Halkirk5316-172021-05-012021-06-012021-07-012021-08-012021-09-012021-10-012021-11-012021-12-012022-01-012022-02-012022-03-012022-04-012022-05-012022-06-012022-07-012022-08-012022-09-012022-10-012022-11-012022-12-012023-01-012023-02-012023-03-012023-04-012023-05-012023-06-012023-07-012023-08-012023-09-012023-10-012023-11-012023-12-01,81,6,10,5,9,16,3,322,56,8,12,347,184,346,324,28,30,36,222,141,54,60,221,41,48,188,0,91,overnightcamp,coed,allgirls,allboys,

    Paint ur Art Out 

    Calgary

    • Arts (multi)
    • Day Camp, Program, PA Day 

    A fun and creative art camp with many different creative projects indoors and outdoors at the nearby playgrounds. Camp is held in our instruction area in the gallery. Read more...

    • Ages 6 to 13
    • Coed
    • from $325
    Paint ur Art Out3256-132023-01-012023-02-012023-03-012023-04-012023-05-012023-06-012023-07-012023-08-012023-09-012023-10-012023-11-012023-12-01,10,5,9,296,363,297,173,355,123,333,174,178,177,263,345,368,293,197,292,361,295,340,daycamp,programclass,paday,coed,

    Outward Bound Canada 

    Kananaskis

    • Adventure (multi)
    • Day Camp, Overnight Camp 

    Outward Bound Canada provides challenging adventures in the outdoors across the country that develop self-respect, awareness of others, interpersonal skills, and a sense of accomplishment. Read more...

    • Ages 14 to 19
    • Coed, Girls, Boys
    • from $1
    Outward Bound Canada114-192022-01-012022-02-012022-03-012022-04-012022-05-012022-06-012022-07-012022-08-012022-09-012022-10-012022-11-012022-12-012023-01-012023-02-012023-03-012023-04-012023-05-012023-06-012023-07-012023-08-01,48,6,170,81,69,5,9,20,2,366,91,33,275,24,19,226,1,153,28,3,221,16,322,56,41,133,31,277,252,daycamp,overnightcamp,coed,allgirls,allboys,

    Scouts Canada 

    Calgary; Edmonton

    • Traditional (multi activity)
    • Day Camp, Overnight Camp, Program

    Scouting isn't an activity or setting—it's a discovery. It helps youth prepare for the real world, by exploring the world. Alongside friends, Scouts cultivate skills that will guide them through every stage of life. Read more...

    • Ages 5 to 26
    • Coed
    • from $230
    Scouts Canada2305-262021-12-012022-01-012022-02-012022-03-012022-04-012022-05-012022-06-012022-07-012022-08-012022-09-012022-10-012022-11-012022-12-012023-01-012023-02-012023-03-012023-04-012023-05-012023-06-012023-07-012023-08-012023-09-012023-10-012023-11-012023-12-012024-01-012024-02-012024-03-012024-04-012024-05-012024-06-012024-07-012024-08-012024-09-012024-10-012024-11-012024-12-012025-01-012025-02-012025-03-012025-04-012025-05-012025-06-012025-07-012025-08-012025-09-012025-10-012025-11-012025-12-012026-01-012026-02-012026-03-012026-04-012026-05-012026-06-012026-07-012026-08-012026-09-012026-10-012026-11-012026-12-012027-01-012027-02-012027-03-012027-04-012027-05-012027-06-012027-07-012027-08-012027-09-012027-10-012027-11-012027-12-012028-01-012028-02-012028-03-012028-04-012028-05-012028-06-012028-07-012028-08-012028-09-012028-10-012028-11-012028-12-012029-01-012029-02-012029-03-012029-04-012029-05-012029-06-012029-07-012029-08-012029-09-012029-10-012029-11-012029-12-012030-01-012030-02-012030-03-012030-04-012030-05-012030-06-012030-07-012030-08-012030-09-012030-10-012030-11-012030-12-012031-01-012031-02-012031-03-012031-04-012031-05-012031-06-012031-07-012031-08-012031-09-012031-10-012031-11-012031-12-012032-01-012032-02-012032-03-012032-04-012032-05-012032-06-012032-07-012032-08-012032-09-012032-10-012032-11-012032-12-012033-01-012033-02-012033-03-012033-04-012033-05-012033-06-012033-07-012033-08-012033-09-012033-10-012033-11-012033-12-012034-01-012034-02-012034-03-012034-04-012034-05-012034-06-012034-07-012034-08-012034-09-012034-10-012034-11-012034-12-012035-01-012035-02-012035-03-012035-04-012035-05-012035-06-012035-07-012035-08-012035-09-012035-10-012035-11-012035-12-012036-01-012036-02-012036-03-012036-04-012036-05-012036-06-012036-07-012036-08-012036-09-012036-10-012036-11-012036-12-012037-01-012037-02-012037-03-012037-04-012037-05-012037-06-012037-07-012037-08-012037-09-012037-10-012037-11-012037-12-012038-01-012038-02-012038-03-012038-04-012038-05-012038-06-012038-07-012038-08-012038-09-012038-10-012038-11-012038-12-012039-01-012039-02-012039-03-012039-04-012039-05-012039-06-012039-07-012039-08-012039-09-012039-10-012039-11-012039-12-012040-01-012040-02-012040-03-012040-04-012040-05-012040-06-012040-07-012040-08-012040-09-012040-10-012040-11-012040-12-012041-01-012041-02-012041-03-012041-04-012041-05-012041-06-012041-07-012041-08-012041-09-012041-10-012041-11-012041-12-01,298,6,81,256,5,133,10,9,134,366,2,91,33,24,268,8,3,224,11,347,12,327,54,21,36,346,52,367,28,51,221,16,322,25,31,49,56,44,225,188,0,daycamp,overnightcamp,programclass,coed,
    • Traditional (multi activity)
    • Day Camp 

    Our July sport and curiosity camps feature multi-sport, art, dance, kindergarten prep, and more! Our camps are held at our 17th Avenue campus. The greater Calgary community is invited to join. Read more...

    • Ages 4 to 11
    • Coed
    • from $360
    Rundle Summer Camps3604-112022-01-012022-02-012022-03-012022-04-012022-05-012022-06-012022-07-012022-08-012022-09-012022-10-012022-11-012022-12-012023-01-012023-02-012023-03-012023-04-012023-05-012023-06-012023-07-01,63,3,347,74,123,5,9,196,2,32,129,270,268,173,333,276,1,54,323,194,260,67,177,159,12,291,327,223,258,22,165,320,153,319,251,160,188,0,daycamp,coed,

    Types of camps in Alberta

    Alberta offers many different types of summer camps for kids aged 2 to 18. There are traditional overnight camps that every child should experience, as well as day camps throughout the province. Here are some of the more popular types of camps in the province.

     
    Sports camps in Alberta

    Summer programs and other camps are the ideal place to build skills, no matter what sport you favour. Sports camps across the province are often run by professional athletes, coaches and trainers. If you love any of the following sports, there’s no better way to improve than by attending camps listed in the links. Note that specialized camps show at the top of the list, while other camps that at least offer that sport as an activity will also show up further down the list.

    Search Alberta SPORTS CAMPS   

     

     
    Education camps across Alberta

    Kids that attend summer camps during July and August, tend to do better in school, but the benefits of attending summer camp go far beyond better grades. Young people also gain self confidence and build leadership skills within a positive and nurturing environment. Find your favourite subject below and discover camps that focus on that — highlighted in the list linked to — or at least offer it as an activity.

    Search Alberta EDUCATION CAMPS   

     

     
    Alberta computer and technology camps

    Technology is the present and the future as far as skills youth will need in the world. Click on specific technologies or related activities below to find Alberta camps that focus on that. (Further down the linked lists are camps that offer that tech interest as one activity among others.)

    Search Alberta COMPUTER AND TECH CAMPS    

     

     
    Arts camps Alberta

    Kids’ arts camps in the province encourage kids to develop their artistic instincts, talents and skills. Find camps offering the following as either a focus (found at the top of lists) or at least as an activity (further down the linked pages).

      dance
      drama
      music

    Search Alberta ARTS CAMPS   

     

     
    Exceptional needs camps in Alberta

    Found across the province, exceptional needs camps offer a one-of-a-kind experience that fosters independence and growth. Find camps supporting specific needs like the following:

    Search Alberta EXCEPTIONAL NEEDS CAMPS   

     

    More camp types available in Alberta:

     

    Camps near you

    To find camps in your city or town, we offer pages focused on cities across the province. Learn more at the following links:

     

    Some other small towns and regions of the province are popular camp destinations. Links below will take you to our advanced search. Discover camps in the following locations:

    Important questions for parents

    • What steps does the camp take to maximize children’s safety? This is the highest priority for camp owners, directors and staff. For both day and overnight summer camps in Alberta, parents should expect first-aid trained staff and high staff-to-camper ratios (higher than a school environment). Click here for more on staff training and camp safety.
    • How are camp staff trained? How is discipline handled in the camp? Some camps have counselors trained in restorative justice or in TRACKS for camps? Find out if they have had to deal with difficult or disruptive kids or teens in the past, and how they have dealt with those problems.
    • How much of the day is structured, how much is free-play?
    • What is the ratio of leaders and counselors to kids and teens? You may also want to find out how campers are divided into groups and who your child(ren)’s group leader will be. 
    • What will my child gain by attending your camp? What are they expected to bring and what will they be taking home?

    That’s a brief overview. 

    Consult more information in the rest of our guide:

    Regulation of summer camps in Alberta

    The Alberta Camping Association (ACA) is a provincial organization representing organized summer and youth camps in Alberta.  Each member camp goes through the Standards and Accreditation program that includes a formal accreditation visit once every three years that covers all aspects of camp operations. Parents should be aware that camps are not required to be a part of ACA, and many non-member camps also offer excellent safe and well-run programs that meet or exceed standards.


    Frequently Asked Questions

    How many Alberta summer camps are there?
    There are 16 Alberta summer camps that are Our Kids trusted members. Use the filters to narrow options by age or type, then click on each organization to read reviews, browse program schedules, and access registration details.

    What are the fees to attend Alberta summer camps?
    Fees for Alberta summer camps range from FREE to $7,325 per program (program types and lengths vary). Use the filters here to narrow programs by age and type.

    What age do Alberta summer camps start at?
    There are programs available for children starting at age 2. Family and adult programs are also available.


    In the spotlight:


    Session Registration:
    Child's age:
    Date:
    Location:

    Contact me by:
     Email
     Mail
     Phone


    This contact form is brought to you by Our Kids: The trusted source for families since 1998.

    x

    By logging in or creating an account, you agree to Our Kids' Terms and Conditions. Information presented on this page may be paid advertising provided by the advertisers [schools/camps/programs] and is not warranted or guaranteed by OurKids.net or its associated websites. By using this website, creating or logging into an Our Kids account, you agree to Our Kids' Terms and Conditions. Please also see our Privacy Policy. Our Kids ™ © 2023 All right reserved.

    y