Camp Gitchigomee is a Christian, not-for profit summer camp located at the east end of beautiful Sandstone Lake, about a 75 minute drive southwest of Thunder Bay.
The camp offers:
- Three, Week-Long (6 day) Coed Camps
for children ages 7-9 (Junior), 10-12 (Intermediate), & 13-15 (Senior);
- a Retreat Weekend for Teens ages 15-22; and
- a Five-Day Wilderness Canoe Trip (proposed for 2010).
Activities at the camp include archery, bible studies, canoeing, campfire, land & water games, light duties, nature studies and swimming. The all-inclusive fees (~$200/ wk) includes daily tuck and return bus transportation to Kakabeka Falls and Thunder Bay.
Camp Gitchigomee was established in 1945 by the Thunder Bay Deanery Anglican churches, and became a not-for profit corporation in 2007. It continues to be administered, maintained and supported by volunteers and local Anglican parishes.
For additional information regarding the camp philosophy, group rental rates, bursary availability, volunteering and support opportunities, please explore this website, leave a message at (807) 622-0020, or mail us at P.O. Box 29018, Thunder Bay, ON P7B 6P9.