Through camping, kids from diverse backgrounds develop important skills such as self-reliance, problem solving, socialization and an appreciation of and commitment to the natural environment.


The CCA's goal is to provide information and services for the hundreds of camps across the country, the thousands of staff working in these camps and the many thousands of parents whose children experience the wonder of camp.


The CCA is here to serve you! For almost 80 years, the CCA has worked on behalf of Canadian camps to help grow, develop, and promote organized children's camping across the country.

The Canadian Camping Association is a nonprofit, national federation of Provincial Camping Associations. We are dedicated to the growth, development and promotion of organized camping for all populations in Canada.


Proudly Proclaim Your CCA Affiliation!

All camps that are members of a provincial association are permitted and encouraged to post the CCA logo on all their promotional...
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Discover Your Adventure at Canada’s Top Summer Camps

What does camp mean to you? Maybe it’s a week of fun in the sun, arts and crafts, and canoeing. Perhaps it’s...
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CCA leaders determine three priorities at November 2014 National Leadership Forum

On November 17 and 18, 2014, twenty-nine Canadian camping leaders met for the National Leadership Forum at the Toronto Airport Holiday Inn....
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Update on CCA Lobbying re Temporary Foreign Worker Program

Dear CCA Members, We trust that you are all doing well. We’re excited to warm you up with some holiday cheer by...
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