Camp Woods

Many of our guests are surprised to learn that Camp Woods wasn't named for its rustic, semi-wilderness location along Sylvan Lake, AB.

In fact, our namesake and provincial commissioner, Colonel James Hawsack Woods, ran Alberta's first jamboree here on our beautiful 103-acre property in 1931. The camp had been developed by Scouts in Red Deer who needed a summer camp where young Scouts could develop their leadership and skills in the great outdoors.

Over the years, Camp Woods grew to include four villages, each including its own kitchen, hall and bunkhouses, as well as an open grass camping ...

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Camp Woods Summer Camp (Ages 11-14)
For ages 11-14 yrs

*New for 2109!* Camp Woods is pleased to be offering a CANSail 1 sailing adventure during July 8 - July 12 and July 15 - July 19 camp sessions! Check our website for more information! Owned and ... Read More

Mon-Fri -
7:30am - 10:30pm
Camp Woods
$499
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Camp Woods Summer Camp (Ages 8-10)
For ages 8-10 yrs

Owned and operated by Scouts Canada and offering summer camp for kids aged 8-10, we love that we can now share adventures, challenge, and fun with Scouts and non-Scouts alike every summer. You’ll b... Read More

Mon-Fri -
7:30am - 10:30pm
Camp Woods
$499
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Camp Woods Summer Camp (Ages 11-14)
For ages 11-14 yrs

*New for 2109!* Camp Woods is pleased to be offering a CANSail 1 sailing adventure during July 8 - July 12 and July 15 - July 19 camp sessions! Check our website for more information! Owned and ... Read More

Mon-Fri -
7:30am - 10:30pm
Camp Woods
$499
Register

 Shortlist

Camp Woods Summer Camp (Ages 8-10)
For ages 8-10 yrs

Owned and operated by Scouts Canada and offering summer camp for kids aged 8-10, we love that we can now share adventures, challenge, and fun with Scouts and non-Scouts alike every summer. You’ll b... Read More

Mon-Fri -
7:30am - 10:30pm
Camp Woods
$499
Register

 Shortlist

Camp Woods Summer Camp (Ages 11-14)
For ages 11-14 yrs

*New for 2109!* Camp Woods is pleased to be offering a CANSail 1 sailing adventure during July 8 - July 12 and July 15 - July 19 camp sessions! Check our website for more information! Owned and ... Read More

Mon-Fri -
7:30am - 10:30pm
Camp Woods
$499
Register

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