Outdoor Adventure Camp

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Outdoor Adventurer Summer Day Camp

Are you adventurous and like being outdoors? Do you like to have fun, play in mud, run, climb, jump, and swim? Are you ready for an awesome summer camp experience? If so, then we have what you're looking for! At our Outdoor Adventure Summer Day Camp, you will meet new friends and have 98 acres of forest, trails, fields and two ponds to explore! Activities include swimming, rock climbing, fort building, races, outdoor living skills and teamwork all in the sunshine and fresh air! This camp isn’t daycare, this camp is an EXPERIENCE!

Try out our climbing tower, low ropes course, archery range, and canoes!  Qualified and knowledgeable leaders will teach you some awesome games and skills, so you can try new things, and reach new heights in a safe and fun environment. So what are you waiting for? Let’s go have some FUN! Find out what it’s like to experience all the fun and activities of an overnight camp- without having to stay overnight!

Outdoor Adventure Summer Camps are for children aged between 5 (must have completed Kindergarten) and 12 years old and run for 1 week from 9:00 am to 4:30 pm during six weeks of the summer.  


Registration for Summer Camp opens:

 

February 1, 2017 for internal families.
March 1, 2017 for external families.

Week 2016 Dates Ages Price
1 July10-14 5-8 yrs $200
2 July 17-21 9-12 yrs $200
3 July 24-28 5-8 yrs  $200
4 July 31-Aug 4 9-12 yrs $200
5 Aug 14-18 5-8 yrs $200
6 Aug 21-25 9-12 yrs $200

Pick-up and Drop-off Details:

Location: Westshore Child, Youth, Family Centre - 345 Wale Road
Times: Drop off - 9:00 am & Pick up - 4:30 pm

Note: If you are in need of financial assistance, camperships are available to those who qualify. 2017 Campership Application Form.


Our Staff

Our summer camp staff understand the importance of being a friend, mentor, and a role model. The team is selected for their skills, leadership, passion for the outdoors and mentoring the growth and development of young people. Our camp leaders are very experienced in delivering safe, exciting, and challenging programs for children and youth. Our selection process looks at a staff’s credentials including post-secondary education in associated fields such as education, child and youth care, and outdoor recreation. All our staff have first aid and CPR training, clear criminal record checks, training and experience in behaviour and risk management, positive behaviour support, positive discipline, training on our outdoor camp elements, and other valuable education and skills related to the field of Wilderness/Outdoor Experiential education. We also have on-site lifeguards and supervisors.

Registration Information

Registration forms are available on our website, or you may pick up registration packages at our Administration Office, which is located at 301-1195 Esquimalt Road.  Our office hours are Monday - Thursday 8:30 am to 4:30 pm and Friday 8:30 am to 1:00 pm.

  1. All Registration forms must be returned to the Administration office. Club staff cannot accept completed registration forms.  Click here for the registration form.
  2. Our registration form is fillable. Open the form, fill in all of your information, then save and print the form. Forms are best  viewed in Internet Explorer, or downloaded (you will need the most recent version of Adobe - get it here).
  3. Forms need to be printed as we need your signature.
  4. Ensure that all areas are completed. Incomplete forms will not be processed.
  5. Forms must be returned with full payment. We deem full payment as cash, posted dated cheque(s), and/or completed credit card authorization form. Open the form, fill in all of your information, save and print - as we need your signature.
  6. Completed registration forms along with full payment can be:
    • dropped off at Reception at 301-1195 Esquimalt Road during office hours
    • scanned and emailed to summer@bgcvic.org
    • faxed to 250-384-9136 Attention: Administration Office
  7. Once your registration has been processed you will be notified by email.
  8. When the camp is full you will be added to our inventory of interest and you will be notified by phone if space becomes available.
  9. If you wish to inquire about your position on the inventory of interest, please call the 250-384-9133 Ext 203 for up-to-date information

Please note: It is your responsibility to follow up to ensure your fax and/or email was received and that we have your credit card information.

Please note: Those applying for Campership will have a spot reserved (only if available). You will be notified by phone whether you have qualified or not. Those that do qualify will be required to pay the parent portion 10 days before camp start date or you will lose your reserved spot. Download 2017 Campership Application Form

Please Note : Registration will not be processed until full payment is received. Additional information - call 250-384-9133 Ext. 203 or email us.

© Boys & Girls Club Services of Greater Victoria
301-1195 Esquimalt Road
Victoria, British Columbia, V9A 3N6

Phone: (250) 384-9133
Fax: (250) 384-9136
Email: info@bgcvic.org

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