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Where You Belong Since 1966

For 50 years Green Acres has been providing outdoor country day camp experiences for children ages 2 1/2 to 15 years old.

Best swimming camps Thornhill

Best swimming camps Thornhill

By SharonActivities0 comments
I am looking for a summer swimming camp in the Thornhill Area as I really want my kids to learn how to swim this summer. The community centre lessons they were in have been a great start but now I really ...AnswerThank you so much for your question. I actually live in Thornhill too. Camp Green Acres sits on an incredible 110 Acres in Markham and our swimming facilities are among the top from any camp in the GTA. ...
Summer Day Camps Toronto

Summer Day Camps Toronto

The GTA is home so many incredible day camps. The choice for parents can be daunting. But isn't that a great problem to have? We, as parents, are incredibly lucky to live in a city which has so many great camps to choose from.   My name is Eddy and I founded Camp Green Acres ...
Best Horseback Riding Camp GTA

Best Horseback Riding Camp GTA

Hi Camp Green Acres,   My daughter really wants to try horseback riding but I don't want to sign her up to a horseback riding camp where that will be the only activity she experiences. I noticed you ...AnswerHi Samantha,   Thanks for your great question. We love to hear about your daughter's interest in horseback riding and we totally hear you in that you don't want her to be limited to only horseback ...
Learn to ride a bike camp Toronto

Learn to ride a bike camp Toronto

Hi Camp Green Acres,   My both of my kids go to Camp Green Acres and love it. I have started looking for bike riding lessons for my kids and actually saw on your website that Camp Green Acres has ...AnswerOur Learn to Bike Program is amazing!  It is offered in Weeks 7, 8 and 9.  It is a separate program, but campers will still have an opportunity to experience 2 camp activities daily and have ...
Summer Camps Vaughan

Summer Camps Vaughan

Hi There,   We live in Vaughan and I am looking for a summer camp for my kids aged 9 and 12. They both have lots of different interests, my 9 year old is more into sports and my 12 year old is more ...AnswerHi Jessica,   Thank you so much for your great question. Camp Green Acres was founded back in 1966 and ever since then we have continued to add more and more activities and facilities to our camp. ...
Summer Camps Beaches Toronto

Summer Camps Beaches Toronto

If your family lives in the beaches area of Toronto than you are already lucky to be in a great spot of the city where your kids can enjoy the great outdoors with your incredible parks, a warm community and of course the beach. Camp Green Acres can nurture the love which your kids ...
Best Day Camp Toronto

Best Day Camp Toronto

Camp Director Eddy here and I wanted to share with you a great email that I just received from one of our camp alumni reminding me, and the head staff at Green Acres, why we love our job so much:   “Hi Eddy, just the other day I was reminiscing with my parents about my ...
horseback riding summer camp toronto

horseback riding summer camp toronto

For most kids, the closest they ever get to a horse is seeing them from the car window on a farm off the highway. But at Camp Green Acres we are so fortunate to give kids a chance to not just see horses but create a special bond with these magnificent animals. At Camp Green Acres ...
GTA Day Camps that offer swimming lessons

GTA Day Camps that offer swimming lessons

Hi Green Acres,   I am thinking about sending my 4 year old to your camp this summer. I really want him to start learnign how to swim and be comfortable in the water. Do you offer swim lessons for ...AnswerGreat question and thanks for asking it!   Yes, at Camp Green Acres we do offer swimming lessons for all of our campers (ages 4 - 13) in Traditional Camp!  Campers get one instructional swim ...
Day Camps in Toronto hiring Swim Staff

Day Camps in Toronto hiring Swim Staff

Hi,   I am looking for a camp in Toronto that is hiring swim instructors? Do you still have positions that you are looking to fill?AnswerYes!! We are in fact still hiring swim staff to work at camp this summer!  If you are interested or know of a swim staff that wants to work at camp, please have them fill out our staff application ...
Toronto Summer Day Camps with Swimming

Toronto Summer Day Camps with Swimming

Hi Camp Green Acres,   I am looking to send my kids to a summer day camp that offers swimming lessons. But of course, as a parent I am always concerned with safety first. What are the class teacher-child ...AnswerOur ratios of swim instructors to campers is amazing!  Depending on the level we have classes with a 3:1 ratio for campers who are new swimmers or just learning and for campers who are more advanced ...

Special Needs Day Camps GTA

My child requires some extra attention and support. We want him to have a great experience at camp, but are concerned for his safety. Does your camp offer one on one support for campers who need it?&n ...AnswerWe do offer a one-on-one support program here at camp.  Our camper relations team will work with you and your camper to ensure that they are safe and having a positive and fun experience at camp. ...
What sports do you offer in your All-Star Sports program at Camp Green Acres

What sports do you offer in your All-Star Sports program at Camp Green Acres?

By Helena0 comments
Hello there! My child is a busy7-year-old and I’m interested in signing him up for the All-Star sports camp. What activities and sports would I be able to sign him up for during the summer?AnswerOur campers love our Sports Camp.  For campers completing SK and Grade 1 this year, they are in a cabin group that has 4 different sports every day along with a recreational swim.  We call this ...
Day Camps with heated Swimming pools Vaughan

Day Camps with heated Swimming pools Vaughan

Hi Camp Green Acres,   I see that your camp has a few outdoor swimming pools. I was curious to know of your pools are heated as my kids hate cold water. What temperature do you keep the pool at?& ...AnswerThanks for your question, Swimming is so much fun at Camp Green Acres.  All of our pools and our waterslide park are kept at 85 degrees.  The perfect temperature for swimming outside during the ...