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Record #: ALL0470
Last Modified: 27 Nov 2023
Last Full Update: 12 May 2022


Office Phone 705-424-1479
Fax 705-424-2115
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Primary Contact Naomi Saunders, Manager, Environmental Education; Phone: ext 280; Email:


Address & Map
8195 8th Line
Utopia, ON
Canada L0M 1T0
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Intersection 8th Line and County Rd 90
Physical Access Fully Accessible ; The John Hix Conservation Administration Centre and the John L. Jose Environmental Learning Centre are wheelchair accessible, as well as the trail network.


Description (Service) Camp Tiffin is a hands-on environmental day camp for children 5 to 12 years of age. Children are grouped by age and activities are adaptable to children of all abilities.

Day camp runs during March Break, Summer Break, Winter Break and PA Days with extended before and after camp care available.

Summer program focuses on hands-on activities where young explorers discover the variety of species and spaces at the 300+ acre Tiffin Centre for Conservation. Program is tailored to enhance children's knowledge, understanding and appreciation of the natural world and our amazing planet.

Activities include:
  • shelter building
  • hiking
  • canoeing
  • pond dipping
  • STEM activities
  • geocaching
  • wilderness survival

Visit website for more details

Service Details

Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Hours Camp: Mon-Fri 9 am-4 pm
Dates: Summer Camp runs Jul-Aug
Call for all other camp dates
Dates Summer Camp runs Jul-Aug
Call for other camp dates
Areas Served Simcoe County
Eligibility 5 year(s) - 12 year(s)
Application Register online or call office

Languages English
Fees Program - Camp fees; visit website or call for details


Service Categories Day Camps ~ Youth

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