Camp McGovern

Contact Information
Office Phone Summer, during camp months: 519-369-6704 * Spring, Fall and Winter: 519-998-2646
Primary Executive Alyssa Light, Executive Director; Email:
Addresses and Location
Site Location Mailing address can be used year round
Located In Community Elmwood
Address 422102 Concession 6 NDR, RR 1
Elmwood, ON N0G 1S0
Mailing Address 5-420 Erb St, Ste 441 
Waterloo, ON N2L 6K6
Physical Access Fully Accessible - Buildings ; Buildings are accessible with new accessible bathroom facility (2012) * Property is moderately accessible with varying terrain - some activities are adaptable, some terrain difficult to access, all main roads are gravel.
Description (Service) An overnight summer camp located along the Saugeen River, dedicated to providing outdoor experiences for children who may not have such opportunities otherwise * promote the development of self-esteem, social skills and leadership through programs and mentoring relationships with staff * also offer two and three week leadership programs for youth in grades 10, 11 or 12, see website for details 
Caters to children involved in Big Brothers/Sisters programs, United Way Agencies and Family & Children's Services.
Service Details
Hours Vary, call for details
Dates Camp runs Jul-Aug, see website for details
Areas Served Southwestern Ontario
Eligibility Ages: 6 year(s) - 17 year(s)
Application Email, call or visit website for information or schedule * camp spaces filled on a first come, first served basis * application can be accessed online at
Languages English
Fees Program - see website for details under registration section * $25 late fee applies for applications submitted on or after Jun 15
Established 1971