• An Experience Like No Other
    An Experience Like No Other
  • Like Nowhere Else
    Like Nowhere Else
  • Find the Spirit of Camp Big Canoe
    Find the Spirit of Camp Big Canoe

An experience like no other!

What We Offer - Camp Big Canoe Programs

What is Camp Big Canoe all about?

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Like Nowhere Else

Camp Big Canoe is an overnight camp for boys and girls aged 6-16. Located on 240 acres surrounding private Hart Lake in the beautiful Muskoka district of Ontario, Canada, our campers are given every opportunity to experience the challenge and rewards of outdoor living and to appreciate their natural environment.

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Get Ready for Camp

Get Ready for Camp Big Canoe
Wherever possible we try to help you prepare your child for camp.
Find out what to pack, what not to pack, transportation info, preparation tips for first time campers, info on how you may contact your camper and even songs and camp lingo to get your camper in the Spirit of Camp Big Canoe!

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News and Events

We’re Celebrating 50 Years in 2017!
The summer of 2017 marks our 50th summer at Hart Lake. Fifty great summers of making friends and memories to last a lifetime. We will be celebrating on July 2nd at 11:00 am and you’re invited! RSVP at alumni@campbigcanoe.ca to let us know you’re coming!
Got a story to share from your time at Camp Big Canoe – from 50 summers ago, or last summer? Your only summer, or from ten summers? We’d love to read them and share them with our Big Canoe community. Email your story to johndinner@hotmail.com .

2016 Summer Photos!

Want to re-live the Summer of 2016? Check out our gallery for pictures from all four sessions and Pee Wee Camp. As you will see when you click, our gallery goes all the way back to 1998! Re-live the memories and once again share in The Spirit of Camp Big Canoe.

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Many Thanks to Our Sponsors

United Church of CanadaToronto United Church CouncilScotiabank Toronto Waterfront MarathonToronto Star Fresh Air FundLiving Waters Presbytery