Summer Day Camps

Discovery and adventure awaits at Fort William Historical Park's Summer Day Camps! Day camps run weekdays during the summer from 9:00am to 4:30pm.

Drop-off: 8:30am-9:00am
Pick-up: 4:30pm-5:00pm
Drop-off and pick-up at the Visitor Centre.

Registration

To request placement in a camp, please complete and submit a Day Camp Registration Form.

Please book early, as limited spots are available. For more information, call 807-473-2344 or email us at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .

Voyageur Discovery Camp

AGES 7-9

Become a skilled fur trade voyageur with fun hands-on activities and days filled with adventure.

Date: July 3-6
Cost: $105 (4-days)
Dates: July 16-20, July 30-Aug. 3
Cost: $135 (5-DAYS)

Wilderness Survival Camp

AGES 10-12

Take on the wilderness and learn how to hunt, fish, canoe, identify plants and navigate using the sun!

Date: July 3-6
Cost: $105 (4-days)
Dates: July 16-20, July 30-Aug. 3
Cost: $145 (5-DAYS)

Furs, Fangs & Footprints

AGES 7-9

Discover the furs, fangs and footprints of regional wildlife, farm animals and extinct species like dinosaurs!

Dates: July 9-13
Cost: $135 (5-DAYS)

Artists in Action

AGES 10-12

This visual arts and drama camp allows campers to express their artistry. Paint on canvas, make masks and create amazing art that is yours to keep!

Dates: July 9-13
Cost: $145 (5-DAYS)

From Earth to Space

AGES 7-9

Learn about our planet Earth and the solar system! Visit our state of the art observatory and use the telescopes and solar scopes.

Dates: July 23-27, Aug. 20-24
Cost: $135 (5-DAYS)

From Space to Infinity

AGES 10-12

Take your space knowledge to infinity and beyond! As you explore the universe, you’ll learn how space works from the inside out. Campers will also build robots and learn about other universes and dimensions.

Dates: July 23-27
Cost: $145 (5-DAYS)

Fêté la Francophonie

AGES 7-12

This French immersion day camp celebrates Francophone culture, language, art and more.

Dates: Aug. 7-10
Cost: $130 (4-DAYS)

Chemistry of Cooking

AGES 10-12

Make delicious dishes while learning how chemical reactions in your recipes make the food you eat taste great!

Dates: Aug. 7-10
Cost: $130 (4-DAYS)

Moccasin Walk

AGES 7-9

Walk a mile in the shoes of Indigenous peoples. Join us in the wigwams to make delicious bannock and birch bark baskets, find wild edibles and participate in traditional activities.

Dates: Aug. 13-17
Cost: $145 (5-DAYS)

Young Interpreter Program

AGES 13-15

Become an interpreter in this team building and skill development camp. Interact with guests at Fort William and portray historical characters.

Dates: Aug. 13-17 & Aug. 20-24
Cost: $220

End of Summer Celebration

AGES 7-12

Celebrate the end of the summer! Enjoy relay races, scavenger hunts, bonfire cook outs and more!

Dates: Aug. 27-Aug. 31
Cost: $135 (5-DAYS)

General Information

  • Day camps run weekdays from 9:00am-4:30pm
  • Arrival time and camper sign in at the Visitor Centre 8:30am-9:00am
  • Pick up time and camper sign out 4:30pm-5:00pm
  • Supervision available from 8:30am-5:00pm
  • Drop-off and pick-up at the Visitor Centre

Parents: If your child requires the use of Allerject or EpiPen please complete the requisite forms linked below.

If faxing the form to our office, please provide the CVV Number (Card Verification Value) on the back of your credit card. This is a 3-digit number on VISA® and MasterCard® branded credit cards.