Activities led by our staff: Camp Evergreen offers a wide range of exciting activities for guests to experience. Our staff are certified according to Alberta Camping Association. We also maintain our equipment to the above standards, and all of our activity staff are qualified in first aid.

  • Archery: Test your Robin Hood skills at our new 70 metre archery range. We have both compound and recurve bows for all age groups.

  • Animal Game: An outdoor educational game perfect for school groups or for large group fun.

  • Bouldering: Our indoor bouldering wall can be enjoy by all ages.

  • Canoeing: Our man-made canoe pond is great for children and families. Race your friends or drift lazily. Available late May to early October.

  • Climbing Wall: Our eleven metre climbing wall has multiple faces for a variety of challenges.  

  • Frisbee Golf: Enjoy our exclusive “nine-tree” course.

                  High Ropes Challenge Course for ages 8 and older. Don't worry, you're wearing a harness and tether. Choose from these four elements:

  • Balance Beam: You and a friend try to balance the seesaw while six metres in the air! It's trickier than it looks!

  • Leap of Faith: Climb a ten metre pole and jump as far as you can to tag the the flag!       

  • Vertical Playground: Ascend the course by climbing a cargo net, traverse across via a single cable or the crazy bridge, and make your final decent on the zipline. 

  • Zipline: Fly through the air – no wings needed!

  • ITCs (Initiative Task Challenges): One of the most popular activities for school groups and a must for guest groups whose main retreat objective is team building. We offer two different sets of ITCs. Choose one or both.

  • Low Ropes Challenge Course: Work in teams of three to navigate across a series of ropes challenges low to the ground. A good team building exercise.   

  • Nature Centre & Walk: Designed for grade six school groups who want to enhance their classroom curriculum. Learn about the natural environment of Camp Evergreen.

  • Orienteering: Learn to navigate our orienteering course using a compass. A favourite of scouting groups and school groups.

  • Pond Study: A good choice for grade five school groups who want to enhance their classroom curriculum. Lots of tadpoles, frogs and insects to be observed! Wear rubber boots. Available April-June only.

  • Pony Rides: For kids ages 7 and younger. Ride the same horses the big kids get to, except a wrangler or parent will be leading the horse. A great introduction to horses for younger kids.  

  • Snow Shoeing: Trek along the endless trails on a snowy day. Great exercise for kids and adults!

  • Survival Skills: Formerly known as Woodsmanship, guests will learn the fine art of shelter and fire building. A great choice for kids and teens.  

  • Trail Rides: It's what Camp Evergreen is known for, and the number one activity chosen by guests. Our experienced wranglers will take you on a trail ride through our beautiful wooded trails. Great for beginners or experienced riders. For ages 8 and older.

  • Wide Games: Your entire group will like a bit of friendly competition as you play the Camp Evergreen classic Jug'n'Jog or Capture the Flag.

  • Willson Ball: A dodge-ball style game based on the Israeli game Ga-ga ball and great for all ages. The more the merrier. A staff favourite.

  • Yodel'n'Hum: Let our staff lead you and your group in a rousing array of silly songs during your evening campfire time. No talent required! A fun option for students and scout/girl guide groups. Also available is our Classic Evergreen Campfire: Our staff will lead your group in Christian worship songs and if you like one of our staff members will share a personal testimony. Groups may also choose to enjoy an evening campfire with no programming by Camp Evergreen staff.

Please note that outdoor activities may need to be rescheduled or cancelled in case of lightning storms or extreme cold weather.

 

Activities guests can enjoy on their own:

  • Basketball: In warmer weather our skating rink magically becomes an outdoor basketball pad.

  • Bouldering: Our indoor bouldering wall can be enjoy by all ages.

  • Campfires: We have a number of fire rings with seating for large or small groups. What's camp without sharing a few stories, songs and s'mores?

  • Field Games: Our large playing field is perfect for Capture the Flag, soccer, running relays, or invent your own game.

  • Frisbee Golf: Enjoy our exclusive “nine-tree” course!

  • Hiking: Camp Evergreen is situated on 480 acres of beautifully treed rolling hills. The hikes aren't too challenging, but there are miles of pathways to explore!

  • Skating & Hockey: A winter classic. Guests must bring their own skates and equipment. Helmets are required by anyone 18 years old and younger.

  • Sledding: We usually get a lot of snow in winter. Guests must bring their own sleds and safety equipment.

  • Snow Shoeing: Trek along the endless trails on a snowy day. Great exercise for kids and adults!

  • Volleyball: Challenge your friends on our lovely grass court.

  • Water Play: The Fallen Timber Creek intersects our property, and in warmer weather it's a great place to dip your feet, splash around and cool off. Sandals or water shoes are recommended due to the rocky riverbed. A lifeguard is not provided.

  • Willson Ball: A dodge-ball style game based on the Israeli game Ga-ga ball and great for all ages. The more the merrier. A staff Favourite!

We ask that adults supervise their children at all times at all activities.