Camp Encounter

Lac La Nonne, AB
The Catholic Archdiocese of Edmonton
About Camp Encounter

Camp is a place for kids to experience Catholic community while having fun in nature.

Camp Encounter is a camp for all seasons. Our 70 acre mainland property offers accommodation, dining, and programming facilities, historical trail systems and multiple adventurous activity areas. Camp Encounter also boasts a 30 acre island which houses an extensive trail system and seven tipi sites available for overnight use. Since 1980, Camp Encounter has offered outdoor, environmental and adventure experiences in a Catholic-Christian setting for children, youth and adults alike.

Program Details
  • Accommodation - Bunk/Dorms
  • Accommodation - Tipi Living
  • Archery
  • Campfires and Singalongs
  • Camping Skills
  • Canoeing
  • Challenge Course
  • Co-Ed (mixed gender)
  • Conference Facilities
  • Cultural/Native Teachings
  • Environmental Awareness & Ed'n
  • Food Services Provided
  • Forestry
  • Handicap Accessibility
  • Leadership Programs
  • Low Ropes Course
  • Open Water Activities
  • Out-Tripping
  • Overnight Camp
  • Science
  • Shower Facilities
  • Spiritual Perspective / Focus
  • Subsidy Available
  • Summer Camp Program
  • Swimming

Camp Address

  • RR1 Site 21 Comp 4
  • Lac La Nonne, AB

Find Us

Follow Hwy 2 north from Edmonton to Hwy 651. Turn westward and follow 651 until you are almost at Lac la Nonne. At Range Road 25, turn south (left).

Alternately, follow Hwy 33 north from Gunn to Twp Road 570. Turn eastward and follow 570 to Range Road 25, turning north (left).

We are located on the west side of the road, on the east side of Lac la Nonne. Watch for the sign.