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Outdoor Centre

The Details


  • Located 1½ hours north of Toronto (just outside of Orillia)
  • 150 acres of field and forest on the shore of Lake Couchiching
  • Over 60 years experience in camping


  • Can comfortably accommodate 500 students, plus teachers, supervisors and our staff
  • Waterfront includes swimming, canoeing, kayaking, pontoon boat and fishing
  • There is a large theatre, century stone farmhouse and barn, plus several large buildings, in addition to our arts and crafts and woodworking shop
  • Sport activities are easily accommodated on three volleyball courts, six tennis courts, two archery ranges, one soccer field and two baseball diamonds, plus our professional ball hockey rink and our fabulous basketball court complete with night lights and an electronic scoreboard!


  • Wahanowin staff lead recreational and educational programs
  • School’s have input into the activity schedule
  • Elective programming allows students to choose their own schedule
  • All necessary equipment is provided to enable full participation in the program (fishing rods, racquets, etc.)
  • Evening programs are fun and age appropriate
  • Welcome Party for teachers and parent supervisors in Director’s Cabin


  • Students are housed in cabins of 12-14 students
  • All cabins have been renovated in the past few years
  • Teachers and supervisors can live in separate staff accommodation or in staff rooms within the student’s cabins.
  • All cabins have running water and electricity, many have showers
  • Students sleep on bunk beds

Wahanowin Staff

  • Staff recruited from universities throughout Canada and abroad
  • Average staff age is 20 years old

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