Camp Rentals

Moorelands Camp Rental and Outdoor Education Programming

Located on Kawagama Lake in the Algonquin Highlands, Moorelands Camp offers a variety of programs geared towards your needs.

Outdoor experiences, leadership skills, and community/team building are some of the programming that we offer during the months of May, early June, Mid-Late August, September, and early October. 

Contact us today to discover everything we have to offer or request a rental now…

Our Facilities

Moorelands Camp has a variety of facilities to fit your needs. 16 camper cabins split into 2 areas of camp have electricity inside and have space for up to 10 participants and 2 staff members. Each area has a community washroom facility with toilets, showers, and sinks included. Our dining hall can seat up to 200 people and produces healthy and nutritious meals based on Canada’s Food Guide with an additional washroom facility at the back. Most dietary restrictions can be accommodated and we are a nut aware facility. Finally, we offer a variety of program facilities such as a sports field, canoeing area, high ropes challenge course, our PortsToronto beachfront swimming area and the Moorelands Hub, a large indoor recreation space with break out rooms for smaller discussions and group activities.
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Programming

We offer a variety of programming options to fit your needs and budget. At the time of booking, we will go through the options available based on the goals and objectives of your time at camp. Some activities can be self-run/directed while others must be run by Moorelands Kids staff due to safety standards (e.g. swimming).

Some examples of program options that we offer are:

– Leadership & Teamwork Development – we can offer a variety of activities that encourage team building and development of leadership skills. Examples include initiatives on our low ropes course, cooperative games, and experiential activities.

– Outdoor Recreation and Pursuits – we have a variety of campsites on its properties where participants can have cookouts and learn a variety of camp craft skills such as fire building and outdoor cooking. As well, orienteering, hiking, wilderness survival skills, and canoeing can be incorporated into daily activities.

– Nature and Science Activities – Participate in nature science programming such as pond studies or a hike around our property. We have lots of things to explore around the site that fit perfectly into a school’s curriculum.

– Your own programming! – We will work with you to give you a clear picture of the facilities so that you can plan your own programming and support it as best we can.

Frequently Asked Questions

We are on Kawagama Lake near Dorset, ON so travel time depends on where you are coming from. It is approximately 2.5 hours north of Toronto.

Moorelands Camp is available for booking:

  • The month of May
  • The first 2 weeks of June
  • The last 2 weeks of August
  • The month of September
  • The first week of October

When you confirm your booking you will receive a package that includes a suggested packing list. Some common items are sleeping bags, swimsuit, shorts, underwear, t-shirts, toiletries, sunscreen, and bug spray.

No! We have many adult groups who rent the site for a variety of team building programming or for their own staff orientation.

Our staff members come from a variety of different backgrounds when it comes to their training and qualification. At a minimum, each staff member possesses their Standard First Aid with CPR “C” and experience working with a variety of age groups. Many staff also have specialized training such as their National Lifeguard award, Challenge Course certification, or even their teaching degree!

The rental cost varies depending on length of stay, group size, and programming requirements. Please contact us to discuss booking fees.

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Moorelands Camp offers booking opportunities from May 1st - June 10th, 2018 & August 13th - September 30th, 2018.
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An Update from Lynda on COVID-19

Due to the ongoing COVID-19 situation and public health advice to stay at home, Moorelands Kids’ office staff are working remotely and our office will be virtual until June 8th. Staff members are available by email or phone. Please visit our contact page to get in touch via email or our staff directory for a list of phone numbers.

On Tuesday, May 19th, the Government of Ontario announced that overnight camps must remain closed throughout the summer. While we are so sad that Moorelands Camp will not be able to run as usual this year, this news was not unexpected and we understand this decision: the safety of our campers and staff is always our first priority. We are refunding all camp deposits/fees already paid. Details have been emailed to registered camper families.

But we do have some good news! In anticipation of this announcement, we had already made extensive plans for a fun virtual camp experience and we’ll be Sending Camp to Kids this summer! More details coming soon including how to apply starting May 25th!

We commit to maintaining our beautiful camp property. We will continue to do everything we need to do to make sure that we can be at camp next year and for many more years to come! That’s why we need your support now more than ever. If you would like to make a donation, please click here or call: 416-466-9987 ext. 309.

New Virtual Programs Launch!

We're excited to launch virtual leadership programs while TDSB schools are closed. Check them out here: Virtual Programs. We'll be making announcements soon about our new Virtual Camp for summer 2020. Stay tuned!

If you need information on COVID-19 or health advice, please visit Toronto Public Health’s website. Moorelands Kids will continue to post updates about our services as the situation evolves.

Stay safe and healthy,

Lynda Tilley, Executive Director | Moorelands Kids