Camping Changes Lives .....

Camping has a powerful impact on kids. While enjoying some of God's beautiful creation, friendships are made, skills & character is developed and a connection to the Sacred is begun. These experiences are cherished and remembered as a special time in their lives that they carry with them wherever they go. Camping changes lives!

UCC Camping Provides


Select Camp by Name:

Camp Bimini • Gesstwood Camp • Camp Kee-Mo-Kee • Camp Kenesserie • Lambton United Church Centre • Camp McDougall • Camp Menesetung • Pearce-Williams Christian Centre • Rainbow Camp • Camp Tanner

Select Camp by Presbytery or Area:

Algoma (2) • Elgin • Essex • Huron-Perth (2) • Kent • Lambton • Middlesex • Oxford


Huron-Perth Presbytery

Camp Description: Camp Bimini has trained enthusiastic staff, swimming, campfires, vespers, sports, nature studies, crafts and music. We hold seven week-long camps in July and August for children ages 7 to 14. Younger children from 5 to 7 years old come for a three-day camp. One of the highlights at Camp Bimini is the weekend family camp held every summer!


Essex Presbytery

Camp Description: GessTwood Camp and Retreat Centre is a place where we experience God's love through fun, community and the beauty of Creation. We eat together, work and learn together, agree/disagree and laugh together. We swim in the pool, gather 'round the fire', sing, make crafts, play games, walk in the woods and gaze at the stars. GessTwood Camp is a place to feel nurtured, valued and safe.


Middlesex Presbytery

Camp Description: Camp Kee-Mo-Kee is situated in a beautiful wooded area with extensive hiking trails and nearby streams. Kee-Mo-Kee offers creative and exciting opportunities to develop a greater sense of self - physically, emotionally and spiritually - through community living in an awesome camping environment.


Kent Presbytery

Camp Description: Nestled on the bluffs of Lake Erie, not far from Ridgetown, Kenesserie is a place where kids can be kids, make new friends, play in the woods and feel safe being themselves. Kenesserie Camp is an outreach ministry of Kent Presbytery of The United Church of Canada. Everyone is welcome at camp.


Lambton Presbytery

Camp Description: Sessions for 5-15 years old. Our program is focused on fostering personal growth through Christian worship, environmental education, adventure learning, crafts, games and mountain biking. Lambton Centre is available for rental year-round.


Algoma Presbytery

Camp Description: The philosophy of Camp McDougall is to provide an outdoor Christian community in which people, especially youth, have the opportunity to experience new relationships, to grow personally, to participate in various kinds of recreation and to discover new understandings of faith. Come experience the wonders of Camp McDougall!


Huron-Perth Presbytery

Camp Description: Camp Menesetung offers residential and day camps for children and youth in a fun, safe environment. Enthusiastic, caring, well-trained staff deliver swimming, crafts, campfires, music, games and nature studies and so much more!


Elgin Presbytery

Camp Description: Pearce-Williams Christian Centre is a summer camp & retreat facility. Thousands of summer campers and retreat group users have enjoyed our 180 acres of paradise. We hope you will come and discover more about us this summer.


Oxford Presbytery

Camp Description: Camp Tanner is a small camp with BIG spirit. Campers enjoy a jam packed week of fun provided by an incredible staff team. Activities include crafts, games, nature, sports activities, Christian education, swimming, campfires . . .

  • Camp Address: 316667 31st Line, RR 3, Embro, ON N0J 1J0
  • Phone: 519-475-4410
  • E-mail:
  • Website:
  • Registrar: Sandra Schurman - 519-475-4833
  • Board Chair: Sheila Greason - 519-349-2768


Welcome Friend Association

Camp Description: Welcome Friend Association’s Rainbow Camp™ is a one-week camp for lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer questioning and allied (LGBTQA) youth, their siblings and children in Queer families. WFA’s Rainbow Camp is committed to developing a camp community which honours creativity, individual choice, and social justice while having fun and providing opportunities for campers to make new friends and develop skills through traditional camp programming and innovative curriculum. More than anything, Rainbow Camp is a fun place to come OUT and be yourself!