Summer 2021 COVID-19 Information

NOT YOUR ORDINARY SUMMER!

 

Get information here for packing your gear, transportation and out tripping opportunities

Packing for Camp

If you do not see an answer to your question, check our FAQ page or contact us. We are more than happy to help!
 
This is a general packing list. If anything changes, you will be informed in your confirmation package following camp registration.

  • Long pants and shorts
  • Sweatshirt and sweater
  • Modest swim suits
  • Sleeping bag and pillow
  • Toiletries
  • Hat and sun screen
  • Raincoat and boots
  • Non-aerosol insect repellent (less than 10% DEET)
  • Long-sleeved shirt and T-shirts
  • Jacket
  • Pajamas and underwear
  • Towels
  • Flashlight
  • Bible
  • Running shoes and socks
  • Water bottle
  • Bug nets are available in the tuck shops for hanging over your child’s bed ($20)

 

Optional:

  • Camera
  • Fishing tackle
  • Fitted sheet
  • Life jacket
  • Masks

 

Please leave the following at home:

  • All electronic games, players, entertainment and communication devices (i.e. cell phones, iPods, iPads, etc.)
  • Knives
  • Valuables (i.e. Jewelry)
  • Alcoholic beverages or narcotics
  • other expensive or potentially harmful items

Please note that the use of tobacco, alcoholic beverages, or narcotics is prohibited and will be treated as a serious offense. Appropriate disciplinary action will be taken.

 

Food Parcels:

  • No food is allowed in chalets because of the potential problem of attracting animals, so please do not send or bring large food parcels to camp.
  • No nuts or peanut products please due to the possibility of allergic reaction in others.

Please label all belongings.

 

Transportation to and from Camp

 
You have the option to send your child to camp via bus. The drop off and pick up location is 137 Chrislea Road in Vaughan, off of Highway 400 and Highway 7. This option can be selected at the time of registration for an extra cost. Call the camp office for more details at 1-800-361-CAMP.

 

There is no airport service to or from camp in 2023. Please contact the main office for other options.

These are the weeks the bus service will be offered:

  1. To Camp: July 2, 15, 30 and August 30
  2. Return to Toronto: July 15, 29, August 12 and 26.

 
July 10 – Dave Easton (Former OPC Staff and current IVCF Director of Youth Development)
July 24 – Nigel Pollock (IVCF National President)
August 21 – Simon Davis (Former Boys Camp Director)

 

Call the main office for further details at 1-800-361-2267.

2022 Chapel Service Schedule

 

Transportation To & From Camp

 

Find information on special round-trip transportation from the Toronto area. We have bussing available from SAIL (Hwy 400 and 7) as well as from Pearson International Airport.

 
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Out Tripping

 

Canoe trips are a great opportunity for campers to safely step outside their comfort zones while also experiencing the beauty of creation.  Check out what we offer.

 
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