Being a part of the Camp Big Canoe Staff Family is an extremely rewarding experience

Applications for the 2021 season are open. January 11 2021 will be the deadline to apply for the first round of hiring.

Camp Big Canoe offers successful applicants long hours, smiles, laughter and fun. We are a positive and supportive community where you will know everybody (~ 40 staff and 90 campers), share accommodation (6 to a cabin), receive room and board, compensation, lifelong memories and a big thank you at the end of the summer.

If you have:

  • a strong work ethic;
  • good organization;
  • a hands on approach to a job;
  • an ability to see things that need to be done and do them;
  • a desire to work in a team based environment;
  • a sense of humour;
  • a strong affinity towards making a difference in the lives of others…

… then Camp Big Canoe is the place for you!

Interested applicants must complete an application and submit references. Send your references this link to fill out a reference for you:

If your references prefer a printed reference form, you can download and share the Personal Reference in PDF format with your references. Completed forms can be emailed to, or printed off and mailed to:

Steve Salt
Director, Camp Big Canoe
1012 Sherwood Forest Rd.
Bracebridge, ON P1L 1X3

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