Who Are We?

The Alberta Camping Association represents organized summer and youth camps in Alberta that voluntarily meet basic standards of good practice & safety.  We believe in the value of camp, and promote summer camp as a citizenship, leadership, & skill development experience for life.

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Going Beyond the Gut Instinct of Knowing the Benefits of Outdoor Activity

Your gut has been telling you for a long time that going outdoors is great. But, is your gut enough when you have doubts, ask a parent to trust you, defend the value of your program? What is it about being outside that is great and is this enough to justify all the effort we invest in running outdoor programs? read more

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Camp Related Goods & Services

Discover great offers from the ACA’s commercial members for products and services for all aspects of operating your summer camp or centre.

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Would you like to make a positive impact in the lives of youth by working at a summer camp or year-round outdoor facility? Get started now.