Best Summer Camps in Edmonton
Looking for summer activities near Edmonton? There are numerous programs for kids and teens in the area, but we’ve put together our top picks for summer camps in the area.
Okanagan Hockey Group
This hockey-specific camp is well-known for the hundreds of former and current NHL hockey players that have volunteered or attended the camp. The camp offers a three-tier program: Development, Advanced Development, and specialty programs. Camp attendees range from 5-17 years old, and are split into groups based on age. The Advanced Development camp is designed to push students to their limits and prepare them for try-outs. Learn more about Okanagan Hockey Group on their website.
Tellus World of Science
Do you have a brainiac in the family? Tellus World of Science is a unique camp with a focus on learning and science. Young campers ages four to five visit an inflatable planetarium, science galleries, watch educational movies in IMAX, and view demonstrations. Older camps ages six and above have weekly theme camps including Dino Diggers, Animal Trackers, Astronaut Adventure, and other exciting programs. You can view all of the camp themes on the Tellus World of Science website.
Jamie Platz YMCA
It’s fun to stay at the Y-M-C-A! The Jamie Platz YMCA facility is located right next to the Edmonton public library. The YMCA offers a day camp each week from July 3rd through August 31st. There are a variety of camps including youth camps, dance, sports, cooking, and more, giving your camper an abundance of options for finding a fun and engaging summer activity. Registration is open on the Northern Alberta YMCA website.
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