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Albion Hills Field Centre

16500 Peel Regional Rd 50
Caledon, Ontario, L7E 3E7
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Albion Hills Field Centre  

16500 Peel Regional Rd 50, Caledon, Ontario, L7E 3E7

  • Type:
    Day camp, Overnight camp
  • Focus:
    Traditional (multi activity)
  • Cost:
    $215 to $720/week
  • Ages:
    5 to 12
  • Gender:
    Coed
  • Main language:
    English
  • Capacity:
    10 to 40
  • Programs:
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  • Summary Profile

    About Albion Hills Field Centre

    Our small-scale adventure camps allow for individual attention from Albion Hills’ experienced camp counselors and outdoor education specialists. We offer nature-focused day and overnight camp in a conservation park in Caledon, ON. Trail biking, campfire cooking, swimming in the pool and splashpad, catching crayfish in the stream and just being a kid are all part of this child-centered camp. Our overnight camps enjoy comfy climate-controlled rooms and delicious food. We help your child build confidence and independence through adventure, leadership & teamwork.

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    • Special needs: Not available


    COVID-19 Response 

    TRCA has established robust guidelines to keep campers safe during the COVID-19 pandemic. Full protocols can be found at https://trca.ca/covid-19-protocols-trca-camps/

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  • Programs, Rates & Dates

    Programs and Sessions Calendar

    Choose the right programs and sessions for your child; Albion Hills Field Centre currently has 6 programs available.

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    Name
    Type/Gender
    Specialty
    Location
    Date
    Bus
     Cost
    Email
    Day Camp
    Coed
    Ages: 5 - 9
    Traditional (multi activity)
    $215 to $235
    Caledon, ON
    16500 Peel Regional Rd 50
    Jul 04-08 $215 - $235
    Wilderness Skills|Cooking|Arts & Crafts|Nature/Environment|Animals|Zoology|STEAM|STEM|Hiking|Swimming
    Day Camp
    Coed
    Ages: 5 - 9
    Traditional (multi activity)
    $215 to $235
    Caledon, ON
    16500 Peel Regional Rd 50
    Jul 11-15 $215 - $235
    Theatre Arts|Storytelling|Arts & Crafts|Nature/Environment|Animals|Zoology|STEAM|STEM|Hiking|Swimming|Yoga
    Day Camp
    Coed
    Ages: 5 - 9
    Traditional (multi activity) , Wilderness Skills
    $215 to $235
    Caledon, ON
    16500 Peel Regional Rd 50
    Jul 18-22 $215 - $235
    Wilderness Skills|Cooking|Arts & Crafts|Nature/Environment|Animals|Zoology|STEAM|STEM|Hiking|Swimming
    Day Camp
    Coed
    Ages: 5 - 9
    Traditional (multi activity) , Visual Arts (multi)
    $215 to $235
    Caledon, ON
    16500 Peel Regional Rd 50
    Jul 25-29 $215 - $235
    Theatre Arts|Storytelling|Arts & Crafts|Drawing|Mixed Media|Painting|Photography|Nature/Environment|Animals|Zoology|STEAM|STEM|Hiking|Swimming|Yoga
    Overnight Camp
    Coed
    Ages: 9 - 12
    Traditional (multi activity)
    $700 to $720
    Caledon, ON
    16500 Peel Regional Rd 50
    Aug 07-12 $700 - $720
    Ropes Course|Survival skills|Wilderness Skills|Arts & Crafts|Drawing|Painting|Photography|Empowerment|Nature/Environment|Animals|STEAM|STEM|Cycling|Mountain Biking|Hiking|Swimming|Yoga
    Overnight Camp
    Coed
    Ages: 9 - 12
    Traditional (multi activity) , Cycling
    $700 to $720
    Caledon, ON
    16500 Peel Regional Rd 50
    Aug 14-19 $700 - $720
    Ropes Course|Survival skills|Wilderness Skills|Arts & Crafts|Empowerment|Nature/Environment|Animals|STEAM|STEM|Cycling|Mountain Biking|Hiking|Swimming|Yoga



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  • Insider Reviews & Perspectives

    The Our Kids review of Albion Hills Field Centre

    our take

    Located at the headwaters of the Oak Ridges Moraine, Albion Hills Conservation Area is a natural heritage site comprised of more than 1200 acres of mixed-use green space. Founded in 1955, it's the first conservation facility of its kind in Ontario (as well as home to perhaps the largest breeding colony of herons in Southern Ontario). As such, the property has been a focal point of environmental stewardship for upwards of half a century, and the summer camps were begun in order to extend the work of the field centre. The facilities are exceptional, with all the mod cons and then some. The resources are many and varied, and the camps make good use of all of them. The trails are extensive, and the natural heritage is as well, and the camps seek to allow time engage actively with the habitat and the wildlife populations that it supports. The human resources are notable as well, and campers enter a setting of expertise, interacting with nature with those who have invested their lives in promoting environmental awareness and conservation. The camps are relatively new, though the setting, facilities, resources, and culture are long established and exceptionally managed.
     



  • Location & Site Details

    Address

    16500 Peel Regional Rd 50, Caledon, Ontario, Canada

    Accommodations

    Sleeping Accommodations

    • Dorm or Building

    Amenities

    • Electricity in Sleeping Area
    • Shower in Sleeping Area
    • Toilet in Sleeping Area

    Washrooms Facilities

    • Flush Toilets
    • Showers (indoor)

    More details about accommodations: Albion Hills Field Centre is a welcoming, spacious cedar and granite, chalet-style building, located in Albion Hills Conservation Park in Caledon, ON. The fresh and inviting landscape is within the Humber Headwaters region, a part of the environmentally significant Oak Ridges Moraine. Facility amenities: - fully-staffed commercial kitchen - dining room overlooking Centreville Creek - comfortable lounge with hardwood floors and a beautiful stone fireplace - lab classroom - authentic 1840s log house - low ropes challenge course - fully-staff outdoor swimming pool and splashpad - class set of fat bikes - groomed and maintained trails for hiking, biking, skiing and snowshoeing Less than a 90 minute drive away from downtown Toronto, and a 10 minute drive to Bolton, Albion Hills Field Centre is an nature getaway right in the GTA’s own backyard.

    Are meals provided? Yes

    Is Albion Hills Field Centre technology free? Yes We do not allow cameras, smart phones or other electronic devices with wireless capability at camp. We will take photographs of the campers throughout the visit. Parents can join our ‘Remind’ group to get photo updates throughout the week. A pay phone is available for phone calls home.



    Property Details

    Sports facilities

    • Rope Course
    • Swimming Pool

    Landscape

    • Forested Area
    • Lake/Pond/River
    • Nature Trails
    • Open Field

    More details about property: Albion Hills Field Centre is located within Albion Hills Conservation Park, a 1,200 acre property with forests, trails, streams, meadows and amenities. Learn more about the park at www.AlbionFun.ca



    Rentals & Services

    Offers outdoor education program for schools or corporate groups: Yes
    www.trca.ca/ahfc-schools


    Associations

    HIGH FIVE Associations
    Ontario Camps Association Associations


  • What's New

    Director's Message

    Diana Wilson, Supervisor, Albion Hills Field Centre
    20 years of camp experience, B. of Ed in Outdoor and Experiential Education, O.C.T. Teacher

    Hello!

    I'm proud to be part of the team at Ontario's oldest outdoor education centre, Albion Hills Field Centre. I'm always meeting adults who tell me they visited Albion Hills Field Centre 10, 20 or even 40 years ago and they still remember every minute they spent here. What an honour it is to be the keeper of Albion's history and to be sharing the outdoor experience with a new generation of campers. This generation deserves to have the experience of being immersed in nature - losing track of time while you turn over rocks looking for salamanders, singing songs around a campfire, looking up at a sky full of bright stars - I hope your child will join us at Albion Hills for a summer of indelible memories and essential life experiences. 

    Since 1963, tens of thousands of children and youth have spent their first nights away from home in a caring place, immersed in nature. The Field Centre is located within a 1,200 acre destination Conservation Area, with more than 50kms of trails for mountain biking, hiking and exploring. Albion Hills Field Centre has its own dedicated trail system for hiking, biking and games - kind of like a wading pool for outdoor recreation and adventure. 

    Our camps are led by dedicated and experienced outdoor education specialists and camp counselors, who are committed to creating a safe and welcoming environment for your child. All staff have training in child development, anti-bullying and outdoor recreation safety. Albion Hills Field Centre camps are all about discovery, nature-connection and developing self-confidence.

    Whether your child is a first-time camper or a seasoned outdoor explorer, Albion Hills Field Centre Overnight Camps will make this summer special. 

    Yours in the Outdoors,

    Diana Wilson
    Supervisor, Albion Hills Field Centre
    Toronto and Region Conservation
    www.trca.ca/ahfc



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