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Welcome to Camp Impeesa

On behalf of all camp staff, we have enjoyed providing an outstanding summer camp experience. Thank you to everyone for your support over the years. We will not be running a summer camp program as Camp Impeesa has been sold.

Registration is open at Camp Woods/Sylvan Lake for summer camp for youth aged 8-10 and our counselor in training program for youth aged 15-18.


Camp Woods Summer Camp 2020 Registration Instructions.pdf

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This One Time at Impeesa: Tales from Our Outdoor Summer Camps

This One Time at Impeesa: Tales from Our Outdoor Summer Camps

There’s still time for kids and teens to share stories that will last a lifetime at our outdoor summer camps in Southern Alberta.


Summer Camp: Camper Arrival Session 3

Summer Camp: Camper Arrival Session 3

It is Sunday July 21, 2019 and our 3rd summer camp session campers have arrived at camp safe and sound. They have settled into their tents for the week,…


Summer Camp: Camper Arrival Session 1

Summer Camp: Camper Arrival Session 1

It is Sunday July 7, 2019 and our 1st summer camp session campers have arrived at camp safe and sound. Today is about camp community creation and settling…

Summer Camp Dates


Run by Scouts Canada, the programming is well organized and focused on learning and having fun. Camp Impeesa is not exclusively a Scouts camp and campers come from all over Alberta with a wide range backgrounds and experience.

Regular: $599


Week 1: July 7 - July 12
Week 2: July 14 - July 19
Week 3: July 21 - July 26*
Week 4: July 28 - August 2
Week 5: August 11 - August 16*
Week 6: August 18 - August 23

*Grizzly campers (15 - 17 years), these sessions only

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Adventure Camp

Join us on the trail for one of Alberta’s coolest Backpacking camps. This adventure is for those wanting to explore the backcountry by foot power — it’s a backcountry tripping experience combining camping and hiking mixed together with a whole lotta’ fun!

Session 1: Regular: $599


Session 1: July 14 - July 19

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Counselor In Training

This is Camp Impeesa's leadership adventure program for returning and older campers. It is the perfect continuation of our campers journey at camp, through the values of the Canadian Path, this is the transition point from camper to camp staff

Regular: $100


Session 1: June 30 - July 12
Closed for applications

Session 2: July 21 - August 2
Application deadline is July 12

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Summer Camp 2019 Registration Now Open

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Camp Activities

Other Camps & Programs

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Give your group a wilderness adventure experience! Camp Impeesa offers everything you need for adventure and outdoor education. Ideal for church, school camp, and scout camp programs.

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Give your students the chance to discover the thrill of wilderness adventure and outdoor education at Camp Impeesa, a year-round school camp in the breathtaking Rocky Mountains.

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Senator Buchanan
Winter Challenge

Test your skills with the Chinook Council's premiere cold weather and winter camping event. For Scouts, Venturer Scouts, Rovers and Leaders—experience the Senator Buchanan Winter Challenge.

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