Waterton Lakes National Park

 Alberta Canada

Camp Columbus

Camp Columbus Youth Camp is nestled in the beautiful Waterton Lakes National Park, and is open to all children aged 8-14. Camps are five days in length. Some of the camp activities include hiking, canoeing, horseback riding, team sports, daily camp fires, park interpretive center visits and boat rides up Waterton Lake to the US border.

July 2024 calendar page
Aug 2024 Calendar page

Why Choose Camp Columbus?

Our camps are limited to 48 campers so that we are able to offer a high counsellor to camper ratio, allowing for a flexible innovative and comprehensive camp program. Campers are placed in groups of 12 with 2 counsellors assigned to each group. The Pre-Camp Planning, meetings, counsellor training, orientations, and above all, the quality and dedication of our staff is one to admire.

NEEDED: Camp Directores, Assistant Directors, Cooks and Counsellors


For application details click on the button above and then contact:



President:     Lee  403-627-8108


Rental Info:  Pat  403-381-8599



Information: Morris           


Available for Group Rentals in:

May, June and September

for Youth Groups, Schools & Church Groups.

For rental inquiries contact:

Patrick Johnson (403)-381-8599

Rentals Available
Summer Employment 


Contact Information 

          BOYS CAMPS 2024

CAMP 1   (Age 8 to 10)     July 7-12 

CAMP 2  (Age 9 to 11)      July 14 -19 

CAMP 3 ( Age 12 to 14)    July 21 26


          GIRLS CAMPS  2024

CAMP 4  (Age 8 to 10)    July 28 - Aug 2

CAMP 5  (Age 9 to 11)    Aug 4 -9 

CAMP 6 (Age 10 to 12)   Aug 11 - 16

CAMP 7 (Age 12 to 14)   Aug 18 - 23

2024 staff have been hired!
What we are about.

The camp program is one that emphasizes Christian Spirit, concern for our fragile environment and cooperation with others, while still allowing the campers to maintain their own special and unique individuality.