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Catching the Spirit Youth Society

Youth Leadership through Outdoor Experience

Mom and Kids Camp

Registration: SOLD OUT

A 2.5 day overnight camping adventure at Camp Capilano in North Vancouver

Enjoy a small group experience, flexible program schedule and full support from our talented camp staff.

Mom & Kids is a nature camp based on the North Shore, within the forests of Capilano River Regional Park.  Leave the bustling city behind, and spend three days participating in fun activities, and relaxation.

Mom and Kids Forest Camp Highlights

  •  Accessibility  – lots of parking and/or you can take public transit and less than 10 minutes downtown Vancouver
  •  Right in Capilano River Regional Park with endless hiking trails, close to Grouse Mountain and Suspension Bridge
  • Private swimming pool
  • Child-minding services for late afternoon (1.5 hours) and early evenings  (2 hours) giving Mom’s some time to relax with other adults
  • Kids stay in one dorm – moms stay in the other
  • Clean showers and bathrooms
  • Lots of shade and sun – your choice where you want to be
  • Mornings – supported adventure programs
  • Early afternoons – free time to be with your children (or take a family siesta)
  • Quality time with kids and NO SCREENS ALLOWED AT CAMP (this is an opportunity to unplug and connect with others and nature)
  • Fresh coffee – constantly ready!

What will we be doing?

  • Forest games and crafts led by camp staff
  • Drive in theatre in the woods (Friday Night)
  • Guided hike to Cleveland Dam to see fishing spawning
  • Forest Biodiversity class
  • YOGA
  • Kids guided meditation
  • Multiple swimming times
  • Mom and Kids Wilderness Skills activity (how to start a friction fire)