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Winter Camp Fees
Non-Members: $50 per day
FortWhyte Alive Members: $45 per day
For more information on Camp, or for specific inquiries that aren't covered in our Parents' Guide, please email email@example.com or call 204-989-8355 ext. 205.
Nature Day Camp
December 29, 30, January 3, 4, 5, & 6
December 29th - Survivor – What does it mean to survive?
Spend the morning learning basic human survival skills, and then enjoy the afternoon frolicking in the snow trying to survive like animals do in a boisterous game of predator and prey!
December 30th - Game of Thorns
Enjoy an active day of outdoor competitions with your team. Which group can slide the furthest on the Toboggan slide? Which group has the most bulls-eyes on our snowball targets? Who has the most creative snow craft? Yay team!
January 3rd - Forest Explorer
This lumberjack themed day will involve adventure, exploration and fun! Search for animal tracks, create your own animal shelters and hopefully run into a few furry friends along our travels!
January 4th - Culture-ific Canada
Explore the fascinating diversity of Canadian culture as we play some Inuit games, weave Metis sashes and bake bannock over a toasty fire!
January 5th - Mad Science
What kind of cool science experiments can be done in the winter? Investigate polar bear blubber, fish guts and all sorts of hands-on indoor and outdoor science fun!
January 6th - Time Travelers
Fur trading, taffy rolling and spear throwing, Oh My! This action packed day will take Campers back in time through hands-on activities that will teach them how Prairie peoples have lived in Canada!
Farm Day Camp
January 4, 5, & 6
Farm Camp activities are the same, each day!
We'll feed, water and care for the pigs, chickens and rabbits; collect eggs and bake a home-cooked, local, organic snack; plant seeds and learn about vermicomposting worms; go birding and identify wild tracks; do crafts and play outdoors. Farm camp is a great place to make new friends while learning about life on the farm!
What to Bring to Winter Camp
- 1 litterless lunch and 2 litterless snacks that contain no nuts or nut products
- toque/insulated winter hat, scarf/neck tube
- warm mittens
- snow boots
- two extra pair of socks
- long underwear or sweatpants (to wear over/under regular clothes)
- extra top layer (sweater or fleece top)
- change of clothes
Refunds and Cancellations
Cancellations received less than 4 days prior to start of camp session will not receive any refund of fees, unless a doctor’s certificate stating medical reasons is presented to the camp.
Cancellations received 4 to 6 days prior to start of camp session will be refunded 50% of fees. Cancellations received 7 or more days in advance of camp session will be refunded 90% of fees