Summer Family Camping Programs Mom and Me

Summer Family Camping Programs - Mom and Me Girl Guides summer camp

Summer Family Camping Programs - Mom and Me


What could be better than going to summer camp with your favorite girl camper? Both you and your camper will delight in all our fun-filled camp activities and have all the enjoyment of camping without all the work! The two of you will get to participate in traditional camp programs geared to our Owl theme in 2018 – it will be a hoot! She'll see you in a different way too, as you participate in our summer family camping programs together and create new, treasured memories. In addition, the beach will be open in the afternoon for a refreshing dip together. The Mom and Me program offers a chance for you to enjoy camp together, making meaningful memories.

Accommodation, activities and meals are included in your registration fee. Campers must arrange their own transportation for this program. We do not offer busing.

Indoor accommodation is shared with other participants unless otherwise stated. You can apply for indoor accommodation sleeping on bunk beds, or tent accommodation sleeping in nylon tents. The base price is the cost for one adult and one child camper. Additional costs apply for more children in attendance.

*Note: Our camp programs are labelled “Mom” and me, but girls are welcome to register and attend with any adult female relative (e.g., an aunt, stepmother, grandmother or other significant female). Any person attending in the adult role must be 18 years of age or older. The adult remains responsible for the youth camper during free time, meals and overnight supervision during the program.

Summer Family Camping Programs

Mom and Me - Sparks, Brownies and Guides (born 2007-2013) at Adelaide, Doe Lake and Wyoka
This program gives girls the opportunity to experience all the fun of camp and enjoy these new experiences with mom! We find younger campers are most successful in these kinds of camping programs because they can start to learn what camp is all about! New in 2018 – tent option offered at Doe Lake and Wyoka.

Mom and Me at Adelaide

Ages: Girls born in 2007-2013
Dates: Friday August 3 - Sunday August 5 SOLD OUT
Friday August 10 - Sunday August 12 SOLD OUT
Friday August 17 – Sunday August 19 SOLD OUT
Cost: indoor accommodations$255+HST
Additional child $105 each to a maximum of two additional children
Busing: Not available

Mom and Me at Doe Lake - SOLD OUT

Ages: Girls born in 2007-2013
Dates Friday July 6 – Sunday July 8 *
Friday July 13 – Sunday July 15 * 
Friday July 20 – Sunday July 22 *
Friday July 27 – Sunday July 29 *
Friday August 10 - Sunday August 12 – Tenting only
Friday August 17 – Sunday August 19 
Cost: indoor accommodations 
$270+HST

tent accommodations*also available - $245+HST

Additional child $105 each to a maximum of two additional children
Busing: Not available

Mom and Me at Wyoka - SOLD OUT

Ages: Girls born in 2007-2013
Dates Friday July 6 – Sunday July 8
Friday July 13 - Sunday July 15
Cost:   $255+HST

 
Additional child $105 each to a maximum of two additional children
Busing: Not available

Mom and Me - Sparks and Brownies (born 2010-2013) at Camp Woolsey

- SOLD OUT

Ages: Girls born in 2010-2013
Dates Friday June 29 – Sunday July 1*
Cost: indoor accommodations 
$255+HST

tent accommodations*Also available $245+HST


             Additional child $105 each to a maximum of two additional children
Busing: Not available

Mom and Me - Guides and Pathfinders (born 2004-2009) at Camp Woolsey 

- SOLD OUT

Ages: Girls born in 2004-2009
Dates Friday August 10 – Sunday August 12 *
Cost: indoor accommodations
$255+HST

tent accommodations*Also available - $245+HST
 

             Additional child $105 each to a maximum of two additional children
Busing: Not available
Summer Family Camping Programs - Mom and Me FAQs

Accommodation

Shared Indoor accommodations at Camp Adelaide and Doe Lake Camp: Each family set (e.g,. the Mom and camper) will be placed in a room which sleeps four. Accommodation is shared with other participants.

Indoor at Camp Woolsey: Families share large dorm-rooms with multiple bunk beds. Families are allocated to the bunk beds.

Outdoor Tenting at Camp Woolsey, Camp Wyoka and Doe Lake: Each family set will be assigned their own tent. The tent is spacious enough if you want to add some additional female children (see details below). Tents are fully screened nylon tents spacious enough for four people. They have a full fly and are waterproof but are nice and cool when fully open.

Additional Female Children

Our programs are designed for one adult and one camper who is within the age ranges we have specified above. However, if the attending adult wants to bring along some additional children, the additional children must be within the age criteria for the Mom and Me camp program. This means that an adult may have at total of up to three children with her: the main girl registered for the program plus two additional children. Some exceptions may be made to the age group if an additional child is an infant (under one year). No exceptions will be made to the maximum number of children per adult. Additional children will be charged a fee of $105+HST per child for Mom and Me weekend programs.

Additional Female Adult

If there is a second female adult who wishes to attend camp in addition to the primary adult registrant, (e.g., grandmother, aunt, significant other female) designate this person as “additional child” on the application and pay the corresponding fee. Please email camping@guidesontario.org to explain that you have designated the adult as the additional child in your application while providing the camp name, program dates and the person’s full name. A maximum of two adults may accompany a child to Mom and Me. Adults are not able to attend on an individual basis.

Arrival and Departure

Our Mom and Me programs run from Friday afternoon until Sunday morning. Arrival is no earlier than 2:30 p.m. on the Friday, but is flexible. We understand that parents work and may not be able to get to camp until 5 or 6 in the evening. Just let us know if this is the case by calling your camp staff.

Camp Schedule

Activity sessions run through the weekend beginning at 3:30 on Friday. Most sessions are scheduled for the two of you to spend together but there are some activities to be enjoyed just by the adults or girls. There are four activity sessions throughout Saturday (two before lunch and two after) and one session in the evening (this is usually a camp-wide activity such as a campfire). An exact schedule of the weekend and the activities being offered will be given to you upon your arrival at camp.

Registration

When completing your registration, you MUST register each person in your group that will be attending as a camper. We need to know about every person that will be at camp, including the adults. If you're an adult registering yourself or another adult, you can put your own name into the parent/guardian fields.

Washrooms and Showers

For all camps, bathrooms are in the same building as the accommodation and showers are located nearby.

Non-member families can attend these provincial camping events.  Rates quoted are for current Girl Guide girl members. Learn more about non-member rates.

Review our Terms, Conditions and FAQs here

We want everyone to join in the fun of camp! Girl Guides of Canada, Ontario Council offers financial assistance (campership) to eligible girl members for camping programs. Information on applying for a campership is included in the online camp application form for each program. If you have any questions or require assistance, please contact our office at camping@guidesontario.org or by phone at 1-877-323-4545 ext. 2461.


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