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Summer Camp Sun Safety Tips

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...

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Why Working at Muskoka Woods Looks Great on a College Resume

Why Working at Muskoka Woods Looks Great on a College Resume

You might think camp is just about fun and games (which it is) but the experience can also give guests a leg up on future employment. Even if you didn’t work at a camp, but maybe spent a week or two there over the summer, it says something about your personality and...

How Muskoka Woods Summer Camp Can Help Your Child Develop Confidence

How Muskoka Woods Summer Camp Can Help Your Child Develop Confidence

You’re a 12-year-old girl. Your parents signed you up for a week at Muskoka Woods and you don’t know anyone. You’ve just walked into your cabin for the first time and you’re staring at all new faces as you meet your cabin mates. You’re a nine-year-old boy. Sure,...

Beyond the Woods podcast with John McAuley

Beyond the Woods podcast with John McAuley

What does a mayor, Cirque du Soleil performer and a hospital administrator have in common? All are Muskoka Woods alumni and today they are telling their stories of the lasting impact summer camp has on their lives.  In early 2019, Muskoka Woods President and CEO John...

The benefits of not being afraid of being critical with Bob Fukomoto

The benefits of not being afraid of being critical with Bob Fukomoto

Bob Fukomoto and his wife have been a big part of Muskoka Woods for many years. He and his family have influenced the camp and they have been influenced by it as well. Today he discusses how his journey has taught him not to fear criticism. [advanced_iframe...

Why Working at Muskoka Woods Looks Great on a College Resume

Why Working at Muskoka Woods Looks Great on a College Resume

You might think camp is just about fun and games (which it is) but the experience can also give guests a leg up on future employment. Even if you didn’t work at a camp, but maybe spent a week or two there over the summer, it says something about your personality and...

How Muskoka Woods Summer Camp Can Help Your Child Develop Confidence

How Muskoka Woods Summer Camp Can Help Your Child Develop Confidence

You’re a 12-year-old girl. Your parents signed you up for a week at Muskoka Woods and you don’t know anyone. You’ve just walked into your cabin for the first time and you’re staring at all new faces as you meet your cabin mates. You’re a nine-year-old boy. Sure,...

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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...

Making a career shift with Meredith White

You're in school but you realize the program you're in is the wrong one. Meredith White, Muskoka Woods alumni, was in that exact situation. She switched and is now an...

Paul Cade’s Family Pizza Bake-off

https://youtu.be/aQT27_KDuww Paul Cade and his family, in celebration of National Pizza Day, make some great pizzas with pineapple and other interesting ingredients.

How Muskoka Woods Summer Camp Builds Self-Esteem

Muskoka Woods wants guests to have fun — more fun than you can imagine! But developing the self-esteem of young campers is also pretty important, too.  “Lucas grew so much in the week he was at Muskoka Woods; I can't even begin to put it into words,” said Margaret,...

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