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Camp Woods

Located on beautiful Sylvan Lake, Alberta, Camp Woods features four villages with year round lodges.

Semi-wilderness camping, large group and small group camping, and  RV lots are available on a 105 acre site.

Activities include challenge course, low ropes course, orienteering, pioneering, archery, nature study, and waterfront activities such as sailboats, canoeing, kayaking, stand-up paddle boards, and swimming (Camp Woods is not responsible for providing water safety personnel).

Winter activities include cross-country skiing and snowshoeing.

All activities include the necessary equipment.

Phone number to Contact the Camp: (403)887-5650

For bookings contact Dave.hnatiuk@scouts.ca.

Driving Directions To Camp Woods

Facilities Offered

Camp Woods Site Map

Gilwell Lodge

 

•  Large Group facility overlooking the lake

•  Kitchen is the largest of the facilities and has 2 fridges, 2 stoves, microwave & coffee maker

•  Hall is suitable for 75 people

•  Has one heated cabin with 18 bunks and four unheated cabins that sleep 6 each

•  Cabins do not have mattresses

•  Pots, Pans, utensils, cutlery and dishes are the responsibility of the Group

Woods Hall

  

•  Located near boat dock and waterfront

•  Kitchen has 2 fridges, microwave, coffee maker, grill and four burners

•  Closest to flush washrooms at Paley Hall

•  Hall is suitable for 50 people and can sleep 12 people

•  2 heated cabins that sleep 14 each

•  Cabins do not have mattresses

•  Pots, Pans, utensils, cutlery and dishes are the responsibility of the Group

Frontier Lodge

 

•  Log building complete with deck that overlooks Sylvan Lake

•  Kitchen has 2 fridges, microwave, coffee maker and gas range

•  300 to 400 yards from washroom at Paley Hall

•  Hall is Suitable for 50 people and can sleep 15 people

•  2 heated cabins that sleep 14 each

•  Cabins do not have mattresses

•  Pots, Pans, utensils, cutlery and dishes are the responsibility of the Group

Paley Hall

  

•  Large Group facility

•  Kitchen has 2 fridges, microwave, coffee maker & stove

•  Facility has flush washrooms (with showers) and coin operated washer & dryer

•  Hall is suitable for 75 people

Tenting Areas

Camp Woods has a large number of group sites that are ideal for camping.  Each site has a picnic table, fire pit and access to water (summer only).  Maximum area capacity is 3000 people.

  

•  MacEwan’s Landing is a large open grassed area with a large covered picnic shelter suitable for large groups or recreation vehicles.  Holds 1000 people.

•  West Activity Area can hold 250 people and is close to the bouldering wall.

•  Venturer Area has numerous tent sites to accommodate from 1 to 200.  

Activities Offered

  • Bouldering Wall
  • Archery Range
  • Canoeing & Kayaking
  • Swimming
  • Challenge Course
  • Snowshoes
  • Cross Country Skis & Shoes
  • Outdoor Chapel
  • Play Fields
  • All Sports Balls

To book Camp Woods, please e-mail dave.hnatiuk@scouts.ca Bookings MUST be made 2 weeks in advance and paperwork must be handed in one week in advance in order to proceed with the booking.

 

Cost 

​Updated as of March 2017

Facility Fees (fees subject to change, if there is a discrepancy between here and the booking form, the booking form will be considered correct)


Add 5% GST Members Non-members
Per Camper $6.00 $9.00
Frontier Lodge (per day; includes lodge & 2 serviced bunk houses) $180.00 $180.00
Gilwell Lodge (per day; includes lodge, 1 serviced bunkhouse and 5 unserviced bunkhouses) $180.00 $180.00
Paley House $80.00 $80.00
Woods Hall $180.00 $180.00
Tenting (per site per day) $15.00 $15.00
RV (electricity serviced lots; per RV per day) $25.00 $25.00
Day Use $4.50 $7.00

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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