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In response to God who loves and calls us, Camp Squeah provides a place of refuge in a natural setting where people of all ages can build relationships, grow and be nurtured.

Camp Squeah’s diverse and very active summer camp program includes children and youth sleepaway camps that range in duration from 3-6 days, Go Beyond adventure camps, Junior and Senior Leadership Training camps, and Family Camps.

At Camp Squeah we understand that each child is uniquely made and some are ready to jump into overnight summer camps at ages as young as 6. Our Mini Camps are shorter camps specially designed for kids between the ages of 6 and 9.

Our On-Site 5-Day Camps are for kids and teens between the ages of 9 and 15. These camps are packed full of fun activities. Cabins participate in every activity available and do an overnighter in the woods, sleeping in tents under the stars. Each day, we also have curriculum skits in the afternoon and chapel time in the evening.

Family Camp includes a 5 day/4 night stay. Parents will enjoy enriching speaker sessions, intentional connection times with one another and of course, lots of time to relax as our staff provide activities for the whole family!

Ladies, 19 and over, if you want to enjoy a little more outdoor adventure with new, or old, friends, try Ladies Go Beyond Camp and build lifelong memories as you explore the best wilderness BC has to offer.

If you are a teen between the ages of 15 and 17, then push your limits at Camp Squeah’s Go Beyond Camps. These off-site summer camps for teens offer significant time in BC’s pristine wilderness. Options include: a multi-day canoe trip, rock climbing and caving, or a spectacular sub-alpine hike.

If your child is looking for a taste of camp without staying overnight, Camp Squeah offers fun-filled Summer Day Camps for kids in the Hope BC and Fraser Valley areas. Our Spring Break Day Camps are also a great option for both kids and teens. All of our day camps include a variety of camp activities, snacks and crafts!

Looking to volunteer this summer and gain valuable skills mentoring kids or working behind the scenes?

Consider joining Junior or Senior Leadership Training or our MUD work crews. Camp Squeah has many other volunteer positions available. Check out our Summer Staff and Volunteers page to see if there is a position that best suits your skills and talents.

We are conveniently located in Hope, British Columbia, Canada in the beautiful Fraser Canyon. Our camp easily accessible from anywhere in the Lower Mainland just off of the Trans Canada Hwy. We’re about a 2 hour drive from Vancouver.

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A Place of Refuge

Camp Squeah, in the local Salish dialect, alludes to ‘Place of Refuge’.

Since 1962, Camp Squeah has provided quality summer programs with the aim of enriching the lives of campers through sharing our magnificent natural setting and the deep love of Jesus Christ.

We believe every young person should have the opportunity to experience camping in God’s awe inspiring wilderness. We share with campers, through a Christian perspective, how camp can provide a space for children to discover themselves in a safe and loving environment and that this helps them become confident, mature and fun loving people.

2019 Summer camps are done!

We had such an excellent time with all the over 800 campers who made Squeah their summer camp destination! Thanks to all the families who support us and to all the staff who gave of their time and energy to love children for Jesus! We look forward to preparing for summer camps 2020. Schedule and dates should be out when registration opens in January 2020. Until then, consider making Squeah a retreat destination for your group, business, school, staff, families!

2020 Seasonal Staff Job Opportunities

 Fall applications are closed for 2019! If you’re a young adult, you love Jesus and you’d love to serve with us at Squeah, check out our seasonal and summer staff pages and consider applying for spring 2020. Applications will be ready later this Fall. Come and volunteer for the Spring for 3 – 4 months, Summer for 9 weeks and/or the Fall for 2 – 3 months.

Paddle-a-thon 2019!

On September 21st Camp Squeah will run it’s 21st Paddle-a-thon! We’ll be paddling down the Harrison River together, raising money to support our wonderful young adult summer volunteers who make our summer ministry possible. The funds collected go towards educational bursaries for those volunteers who would otherwise be working for money. If you’d like to consider being a part of the Paddle-a-thon or would like to give financially to this, check it out Paddle-a-thon page :
Retreats

Retreats

We can provide accommodation, meals, activities and meeting space appropriate to your needs.

Outdoor Education

Outdoor Education

We can customize your trip to meet your goals and needs, providing a memorable experience for your students delivered by our quality staff.

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