Red Wolf Wilderness Camp

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Red Wolf Wilderness Camp (Ages 7 – 9, 10 – 14)

As our flagship program, Red Wolf Wilderness Overnight Camp is our most powerful experience for youth. Campers have the rare opportunity to fully immerse themselves in wilderness and learn to live off the land. They spend their days foraging, tracking wildlife, making fires, building shelters, carving, canoeing, hiking, swimming and more! Through these unique experiences, paired with guidance and mentorship from knowledgeable staff, campers build strong social bonds and develop a greater sense of personal resilience, confidence and self-reliance.
Living wild and free for an entire week, campers leave with a deep connection to nature that will last their entire lives.

All challenges are by choice, and campers are supported to make decisions they are excited about. We have bug free tents set up for sleeping, and more modern conveniences at hand when needed. All food is provided – allergies and other food sensitivities are taken into account when planning menus.

Campers are dropped off on Sunday with the gear they’ll need for the week (a packing list is provided in our welcome package) and parents pick them up on Saturday a week (or two, or three) later.

Content includes:

  • camouflaging with natural materials
  • making bows, arrows and projectiles and learning how to use them safely
  • wildlife tracking
  • awareness challenges and games
  • group games and leadership
  • building shelters and sleeping in them
  • learning about and using edible plants
  • making friction fires
  • creating fire pits and ovens out of cob and clay
  • wilderness living skills
  • crafting skills
  • creating songs, stories and games

2019 Dates:

Session 1: August 4 – 10, 2019

Session 2: August 11 – 17, 2019

Session 3: August 18 – 24, 2019

Location & Times:

In the forest at Bark Lake Camp near Haliburton Ontario

Drop off is at 3pm on Sunday. Pick up is at noon on Saturday.

Price: $875.00

Bursaries are available through the Best Day Ever Fund.

Registration

Open registration will begin on Tuesday, February 12, 2019 at 7:00am.

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