the Explorer Adventure Options programs, campers are able to choose two options
for the week upon registration. One
option will take place in the morning every day and the other option will take
place in the afternoon every day to create a full day of adventure
program is a great way for you to do a bit of everything while you specialize
in other areas at camp. Participants can look forward to canoeing, kayaking
and extending archery skills. Campers will challenge themselves as a group
on the Climbing Tower, Vertical Playpen and Zip Line. This program focuses on
having fun at camp and hanging out with new friends!
on a leadership role, participate in an effective team, and challenge yourself
to take risks in a group environment! Explorers will enjoy elements such as the
Vertical Play Pen, Dangle-A-Maze, High Ropes and Zipline.
will learn about the fundamental skills like the ready position, gearing and
hill work as they ride our double track trails. Campers will advance to our
more challenging single track trails throughout the week. On Thursdays campers
will participate in a fun Time Trial Event.
It wouldn’t be camp without a campfire program on Fridays. You must be a
self-sufficient and experienced bike rider with a basic understanding of gears
to be successful in this program. KDC supplies the bikes and you supply your
helmet(CSA Approved) and water bottle..
very popular program sees campers learning basic techniques that will include;
parts and equipment, rigging, knots, tacking and gybing on our own private
lake. Campers will use our Picos and RS Visions to work on their skills with
the assistance of a staff member coaching from a motor boat. New this summer, we are introducing the
KDCSail 1 & 2 badges for campers to work towards. This is a very popular option and fills
quickly. All boaters will be required to wear a PFD at all times.
Canoeing and Kayaking
will receive two days of instruction in kayaking where you will focus on
flatwater kayak skills (straight line paddling, braces, advanced turns,
t-rescues and a kayak roll). Your two
days of canoe instruction will help you learn about lifts and carries, canoe rescues,
and solo canoeing. You’ll also experience different paddle types and styles.
Campers will work towards completed one of the KDC Canoe and Kayak Success
Badges throughout the week. Campers will
also be able to masters some paddle boarding skills mid-week. All boaters will
be required to wear a PFD at all times.
Stand Up Paddle Board
energetic instructor will teach campers the basics of paddle boarding using
games on the water in a safe and fun environment.
included in this program:
SUP boards and their features
strokes, turns and pivots
games and fun races
creative in our KDC Pottery studio! Learn to throw on a potter’s wheel and
have fun with exciting hand building techniques. Exercise your imagination and
practice your new skills to create meaningful objects. Learn about the glazing
and the firing process to finish your works of art. On Fridays campers will
create a pottery gallery in our great outdoors to display their creations.
Pictures of the gallery will be available on our website to view. Campers will
also participate in a daily swim and have an opportunity to try stand-up paddle
boarding to cool off.
For more information regarding registration for this program, including program fees and additional options visit the