Articles and stories about overnight sleep away camp in Muskoka, Ontario

Maintaining Summer Camp Friendships Throughout the Year

Maintaining Summer Camp Friendships Throughout the Year

Making friends at summer camp is easy — it’s maintaining those friendships throughout the year that can be a challenge. Here are a few ways that children can keep connected to their friends well after the fun of summer camp ends.

Popular Now…

3 Lifetime Lessons Your Child Will Learn from Muskoka Woods Summer Camp

3 Lifetime Lessons Your Child Will Learn from Muskoka Woods Summer Camp

Muskoka Woods summer camp is more than just a fun experience. The camp’s mission is to not only give your children the best summer of their life, but to encourage your children to reflect on what they have accomplished at camp and shape them into confident, inspiring...

When no one believes in you, there’s Muskoka Woods

When no one believes in you, there’s Muskoka Woods

If you’ve experienced Summer Camp at Muskoka Woods, you know the significant impact it can have on you. Now take that same experience and give it to students who the system has all but given up on. Rob Conroy is a high school gym teacher. Several years ago the board...

Meet a Muskoka Woods Staff Member: Max Lippa

Meet a Muskoka Woods Staff Member: Max Lippa

Max Lippa was the Venture Section Head for summer 2020 at Muskoka Woods. He is currently in the last semester of a biodiversity and conservation biology degree at the University of Toronto, and also serves as a youth leader at The Meeting House in Toronto. Max plans...

Muskoka Woods and Middle School Friendships

Muskoka Woods and Middle School Friendships

Do you remember your middle school years? If they were anything like mine, they were full of awkwardness, anxiety and bad hair. Today, I can look back at my 12-year-old self and laugh about my fashion sense (harem pants and slouch socks anyone?), my hair (why didn’t...

3 Lifetime Lessons Your Child Will Learn from Muskoka Woods Summer Camp

3 Lifetime Lessons Your Child Will Learn from Muskoka Woods Summer Camp

Muskoka Woods summer camp is more than just a fun experience. The camp’s mission is to not only give your children the best summer of their life, but to encourage your children to reflect on what they have accomplished at camp and shape them into confident, inspiring...

When no one believes in you, there’s Muskoka Woods

When no one believes in you, there’s Muskoka Woods

If you’ve experienced Summer Camp at Muskoka Woods, you know the significant impact it can have on you. Now take that same experience and give it to students who the system has all but given up on. Rob Conroy is a high school gym teacher. Several years ago the board...

What’s New…

Muskoka Woods: Memories That Last a Lifetime

At the heart of the Muskoka Woods experience is a staff that shares a common desire to help young people realize their full potential. They are committed to making fun experiences the foundation for building new friendships and self-confidence — and creating memories...

Summer Camp Sun Safety Tips

One of the benefits to camp is that guests get fresh air all day. Instead of being home watching TV or playing video games, guests at Muskoka Woods are swimming, water skiing, playing beach volleyball and connecting with nature. And, while this means they are getting...

See all posts >>

Posts by topic…

>