Kanada Camp

Located in West Petpeswick, NS Camp Kanada has one residential building, Helen Bethune Lodge and several tenting sites.  Large open areas along with geocaching, and hiking trails are also available. Unsupervised waterfront is available off site. 

Camp Phone number: 902-889-2753
Booking Contact: Christine Hopkins (902-445-2080 / Email: kanadalewislake@gmail.com

Camp Booking Procedure

Blocked Out Dates:
Helen Bethune Lodge: Feb 9-11th, 2018
Anne Fraser House:  Feb 16-18th, 2018
Camp Kanada (HBL & Tent Sites):  April 6-8th, May 4-6th, June 22- 24th (2018)

Please see the: Properties Emergency Escalation process

Camp Booking Application Form

The camp is open year round and can accommodate multiple groups for both residential and tenting

The Helen Bethune Lodge has a licensed kitchen with standard supplies, stoves (2), walk in fridge, standard size fridge and freezer.  Washroom (4 stalls), shower (2), sleeping capacity for 24 bunks or in open space etc.  Large dining / activities and is wheelchair accessible.

Outside amenities: There are multiple tenting sites. They each have a cook shelter, picnic tables, water tap(s) close by, outdoor latrines, etc... There are cooking firepits, campfire pits and a Reflections area along with open spaces for wide activities.

Waterfront: Unsupervised waterfront is available off site- please contact Camp Contact above for more information

More about the camp: more information will be coming on the following

  • Kitchen Supplies provided
  • Other Supplies provided
  • What else you should know
  • Information on Safe Guide forms
  • Rates
  • Suggested Unit Kit List - Kitchen
  • Camp Photos- to follow
Suggested Service Projects:

1.  Paint the Bathroom
2.  Construct Campfire Benches

3.  Cut back the Trail

4.  Rake Gravel off the Lawn
5.  Trail Signage
6.  Improving Fire Pits

7.  Spring Litter Sweep

8.  Spread Gravel at Sergeant Site & Upper Orchard Fire Pit

** for details please contact Harbourside@girlguides.ns.ca

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