Camp Kawartha

Site: Clear Lake - 1010 Birchview Rd

Service: Summer Leadership Programs

Record #: PET1543
Last Modified: 27 Nov 2023
Last Full Update: 07 Sep 2023


Description (Service) Designed to train young adults in the elements of safe and effective leadership.

  • improve confidence, time-management, and communication skills
  • develop strategies to overcome obstacles and solve problems
  • understand group dynamics, leadership styles and the roles that people play within a group
  • obtain skills, knowledge, and experience to become leaders of the future
  • recognize that a caring community also means caring for and protecting nature
Leadership program:
  • Counsellor Skills Development (CSD1)-(ages 15-16)
  • Counsellor Skills Development (CSD2)-(ages 15-16)
  • Wilderness Counsellor Skills Development (WCSD1)-(ages 15-16)
  • Leader in Training (LIT1)-(ages 16-17)
  • Leader in Training (LIT2)-(ages 16-17)
  • Wilderness Leader-in-Training (WLIT)-(ages 16-17)

Service Details

Hours Administration office: Mon-Fri 9 am-4 pm
Camp dates and hours vary by programs, visit the website for detail or call.
Areas Served Peterborough (County of)
Eligibility Youth 15-17 years
Application There is an application and selection process for the Leadership Programs. Campers must demonstrate they are prepared to meet the demands of the program through previous experience, by answering relevant questions and completing a letter to why they would be an asset to the program. Visit the website for complete details.
Languages English
Fees Program ; Camp fees vary by session * call or refer to website for dates and rates * installment plans and financial assistance for overnight camps available for low income families

Address and Location

Located In Community Selwyn Township
Address & Map
1010 Birchview Rd
Selwyn, ON
Canada K0L 2H0
Physical Access Partially Accessible ; parking, main office, dining/rotary hall, washroom building, and one cabin are wheelchair accessible

Contact Information

Office Phone 705-652-3860
Toll Free Phone 1-866-532-4597
Fax 705-652-1500
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Primary Contact James White, Registrar; Phone: 705-652-3860 ext 201
Alternate Contact Emma Robert, Summer Camp Director; Phone: ext 205

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