Kinark Outdoor Centre

  • Outdoor Education Centre

Social environments provide the opportunity for individuals to participate differently in day-to-day activities, try new activities and recognize individual strengths. Trying new activities in low risk natural environments, and taking risks is critical to positive self-esteem, self awareness, and strengthening the dynamic between group members.

Welcome to the Kinark Outdoor Centre! Programs are custom designed, meets high safety standards, and focuses on you,  your needs, and your goals



This program has a particular approach or emphasis.

  • General Camp
  • Outdoor Education
  • Single Moms
  • Special Needs
  • Wilderness Setting


This program focuses on:

  • Outdoor Education
  • Outdoor Recreation


Session Types

This program offers the following types of sessions:

  • Day Program
  • Overnight Program

Session Timings

This program offers sessions during these parts of the year:

  • Spring (or March Break)
  • Summer
  • Fall
  • Winter (or Winter Holidays)

Session Lengths

This program offers the following session lengths:

  • 1 Week



This program offers sessions for participants in these grade ranges:

  • Elementary / Middle (Grades 6 - 8)
  • Secondary (Grades 9 - 12)
  • Other


This program offers the following activities:

  • Archery
  • Archery Tag
  • Back Country Skiing
  • Baseball / Softball
  • Basketball
  • Beach Volleyball
  • Broomball
  • Camping / Cookouts
  • Canoeing
  • Capture the Flag
  • Climbing Wall
  • Cooking
  • Crafts
  • Cross Country Skiiing
  • Fishing
  • GPS Geocaching
  • Hiking
  • Kayaking
  • Leadership Skills
  • Nature Studies
  • Orienteering
  • Ropes Course
  • Stand-Up Paddleboarding
  • Swimming (Recreational)


This program offers the following kinds of support:

  • Autism Spectrum Disorder
  • Behavioral or Emotional Concerns
  • Developmental Disabilities
  • Mental Health
  • Physical Disabilities

Contact Info

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1766 Queen's Line Road
PO Box 730
Minden, ON
K0M 2K0

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