YMCA of the National Capital Region: Camp Otonabee

Camp Otonabee offers a variety of outdoor camp programs for children and youth. Our challenging, skill based programs facilitate the development of self-esteem and personal growth through fostering an inclusive attitude grounded in team work and communication. Programs are designed to challenge both groups and individuals and cover a wide range of activities such as low and high challenge courses, paddling, arts, horseback riding, nature, tripping and leadership programs.

Emphasis

Focus

This program has a particular approach or emphasis.

  • Classic Summer Camp
  • General Camp
  • Leadership
  • Outdoor Adventure / Tripping
  • Outdoor Education
  • Wilderness Setting

Format

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

Session Lengths

This program offers the following session lengths:

  • 1 Week
  • 2 Weeks
  • 3 Weeks

Community

Ages

This camp offers sessions for these ages:

  • 4 Years
  • 5 Years
  • 6 Years
  • 7 Years
  • 8 Years
  • 9 Years
  • 10 Years
  • 11 Years
  • 12 Years
  • 13 Years
  • 14 Years
  • 15 Years
  • Over 15 Years

Genders

This camp offers sessions for these groups:

  • Co-ed Only (male/female)
  • Female
  • All Genders (2SLGBTQIA+ inclusive)

Activities

This program offers the following activities:

  • Archery
  • Basketball
  • Camping / Cookouts
  • Canoe Trips
  • Canoeing
  • Capture the Flag
  • Climbing Wall
  • Counsellor in Training
  • Crafts
  • Drama
  • Drawing
  • English Riding
  • Hiking
  • Kayaking
  • Leadership Skills
  • Multi Sports
  • Nature Studies
  • Orienteering
  • Painting
  • Playground
  • Ring Riding
  • Rock Climbing
  • Ropes Course
  • Stand-Up Paddleboarding
  • Swimming (Recreational)
  • Vertical Team Challenge Tower

Supports

This program offers the following kinds of support:

  • ADD / ADHD
  • Autism Spectrum Disorder
  • Behavioral or Emotional Concerns
  • Blind or Partially Sighted
  • Cancer
  • Deaf or Hard-of-Hearing
  • Deafblind
  • Developmental Disabilities
  • Diabetes
  • Dietary Restrictions
  • Facial Differences
  • Genetic Disorders
  • Learning Disabilities
  • Mental Health
  • Physical Disabilities
  • Tourette Syndrome

Financial

Subsidy Program

This program offers subsidies. Contact them for more information.

YMCA-YWCA of the National Capital Region: Camp Otonabee

Contact Info

location_on Address

1620 Sixth Line Road
Dunrobin, ON
K0A1T0

email Email

day.camps@ymcaottawa.ca

phone Phone

Primary or "On Season" Number
613-832-1234

Secondary or "Off Season" Number
613-832-1234

public Website

www.ymcaottawa.ca