Please note that Grouse Mountain will be closed for scheduled annual maintenance from October 11-28. There will be no access to the Skyride and mountaintop facilities or activities during this time.
For information on activity status and dining options, please check Today on Grouse

Adventure Day Camps

Pathfinders (5-7) & Alpine Blazers (8-12) Can Explore the Mountain & Have Fun in Nature's Backyard     

camps that let your child's imagination run wild

Pathfinders (Ages 5-7)

Please note: Campers must have turned 5 years old by December 31, 2021.

Our signature Grouse Mountain Pathfinders camps take campers on a journey of wonder and exploration. The camp utilizes the mountain as a playground, inspiring kids to get outdoors, connect with nature, make friends, and experience "only here" activities. These camps are multi-day, week-long camps.

   
Dates & Times:

Camp

Dates

Theme

Camp A

July 4 – 8 (SOLD OUT) 

Imaginarium (Science, Magic and Mysteries)

Camp B

July 11 – 15 (SOLD OUT)

Adventure is Calling

Camp C

July 18 – 22 (SOLD OUT)

Wild & Wonderful West Coast

Camp D

July 25 – 29 (SOLD OUT)

Mountain Explorers & Survival

Camp E*

August 2 – 5 (4 days*) (SOLD OUT)

Imaginarium (Science, Magic and Mysteries of Nature)

Camp F

August 8 – 12 (SOLD OUT)

Adventure is Calling

Camp G

August 15 – 19 (SOLD OUT)

Wild & Wonderful West Coast

Camp H

August 22 – 26 

Mountain Explorers & Survival

Camp I

August 29 – September 2

Imaginarium (Science, Magic and Mysteries of Nature)

*due to STAT holiday; no camps on August 1 

Pricing:
5-Day Camp: $400
4-Day Camp: $320
Lunch Add-On: $75/week

If the camp that you hoped to book is sold out, join the Adventure Camp waitlist by completing this form.

Weekly Camp Themes & Highlights
Weekly Theme* Highlights: Pathfinders (5-7 year olds)
Adventure is Calling • Scavenger hunt 
• Lumberjack Show
• Tree Top Canopy Adventure
• Wild and Crazy Bingo
• Owl Adventures & Crafts
• Nature exploration
• Natural tie-dye bandanas
Wild & Wonderful West Coast • Behind the scenes with the Bears
• Animal tracking and scat making
• Edible gardens and plants
• First Nations presentation and crafts
• Park Ranger games
• Birds in Motion
• Mini Ornithologists
Mountain Explorers & Survival • Critter catching and terrarium building
• Axe throwing (rubber axes)
• Sun catcher bush crafts
• Eco walk and nature bingo
• Lawn games
• Survival skills
• Shelter building
Imaginarium (Science, Magic & Mysteries of Nature) • Fairy garden and shelters
• Sensory scavenger hunt 
• Snowmaking machines
• Eco warrior games
• Body sized bubbles
• Catapult cornhole
• Salt Dough creatures 
*Program highlights subject to change without notice

Lunch Options
Add on a healthy packed lunch for your child. You must specify at time of purchase which option you would like for the full week. Packed lunches are $75/week. 

Please note the following weekly menu options available:
 

Day

Standard Lunch

Vegetarian/Vegan Option

Gluten Free Option

Monday

  • Turkey, cheese, lettuce & tomato wrap
  • Apple
  • Chocolate chip cookie
  • Juice box   
  • Veggie & hummus wrap
  • Apple
  • Vegan cookie
  • Juice box
  • Turkey, cheese, lettuce & tomato in GF wrap        
  • Apple
  • GF cookie
  • Juice box

Tuesday

  • Cold noodle salad - noodles, carrots, peas & mixed veg
  • Orange
  • Fudge brownie
  • Juice Box
  • Cold noodle salad - noodles, carrots, peas & mixed veg
  • Orange
  • Vegan brownie 
  • Juice box
  • Cold noodle salad - GF noodles, carrots & mixed veg    
  • Orange
  • GF brownie 
  • Juice box

Wednesday

  • Sub sandwich - chicken, cheese & cucumber   
  • Banana
  • Rice crispy square 
  • Juice box 
  • Sub sandwich - falafel & veggies     
  • Banana 
  • Rice crispy square
  • Juice box
  • Sub sandwich - GF sub, chicken, cheese & cucumber 
  • Banana
  • Rice crispy square 
  • Juice box

Thursday

  • Pasta salad - pasta, peas, corn & ham
  • Carrots & dip
  • Fruit bar
  • Juice box
  • Pasta salad - pasta, peas, corn & tofu 
  • Carrots & hummus
  • Fruit bar
  • Juice box
  • Pasta salad - GF pasta, peas, corn & ham 
  • Carrots & dip
  • Fruit bar
  • Juice Box

Friday

  • Pizza - cheese pizza on focaccia bread    
  • Apple 
  • Classic potato chips   
  • Juice box
  • Pizza - vegan cheese pizza on focaccia bread  
  • Apple
  • Classic potato chips 
  • Juice box
  • Pizza - cheese pizza on GF focaccia bread
  • Apple
  • Classic potato chips
  • Juice box

Camp Check-in and Out 
Check-in is at the base of the Mountain at 9:00am. Please proceed to Parking Lot B with your child. You will check-in with a Camp Leader at the designated sign and be assigned your camp number and leader. 

Check-out is from the base of the Mountain at 4:15pm. Please proceed to Parking Lot B and check-in with your child's assigned leader under your assigned number.

What to Bring 
• Waterproof jacket and pants (Camps run rain or shine and activities will continue outside in the rain)
• As mountain conditions change rapidly, dress your child in layers and appropriately for the weather.
• Closed toed shoes. We recommend hiking or running shoes. No sandals.
• Sunglasses, sunscreen, a hat and extra socks. 
• A reusable water bottle. 
• If you do not purchase food during registration, please provide your child with a lunch and snacks. Camps are a Nut Free Zone - please help us keep campers safe and refrain from including any food containing nuts. 

Registration and Availability 
Registration cut-off is the Wednesday prior to the first day of camp, subject to availability. Register online or call Guest Services at (604) 774-9435.

If the camp you hoped to book is sold out, join the Adventure Camp waitlist by completing the form at the link below.


Frequently Asked Questions
Visit our Adventure Camps FAQs page for more information.