Some of the happiest days of our lives are spent in our childhood. Idyllic summers spent with close friends or making new ones will always be remembered with fondness. The skills learned during this time have a way of sticking with you throughout life.
As idyllic as the summer holidays are, they can get monotonous and getting kids away from the screen can get difficult. Summer camps are a quintessential childhood experience and can help your kids learn life skills they may not pick up in school and have a lot of fun.
National Kids Camps offers a wide range of camps for children to discover new interests and hone their skills.
Benefits of Camps:
Sending your kids to activity camps over the holidays or long weekends offers plenty of benefits, including:
- Enjoying the Outdoors: Whether a wilderness camp or a sports one, spending time outdoors is great for kids. They’ll get to enjoy being outdoors in an increasingly urbanized world. Nature camps also help kids connect with the environment and uncover an innate fascination for the natural world.
- Discover New Interests: Childhood is a great time to explore different activities and discover new interests. You never know what will stick for life!
- No Screen Time: Unless there’s an educational video playing, camp time equals no screen time. Your children will learn to disconnect from the virtual world and have fun doing activities that don’t involve electronics – a vital life skill in today’s connected world.
National Kids Camps – Camps that Make a Difference
National Kids Camps offers a wide range of camps featuring a blend of multiple activities. Depending on your child’s personality and comfort levels, you can choose from the Decathlon Sports Camp, the Survivor Summer Camp, and more!
As a company with 38 years of children’s camps under its belts, National Kids Camps has been dedicated to inclusive, safe, and joyful fun for Canadian kids. The enthusiastic team takes pride in creating a fun environment for kids throughout the Ottawa and Gatineau area. Small batches mean your child gets the individual attention they need to succeed.
Inclusivity is a key factor in NKC’s camps, with their motto being, “No matter who you are, where you come from, or what needs you may have, our camps are places where you can be yourself, make new friends, and learn new things.” – exactly what camp is all about.
Some Camps to Choose From:
NKC offers a wide range of camps to choose from. Some of them are:
Legendary Waves and Wheels Summer Camp: With a 25-foot PONTOON BOAT as the base, kids get to explore and bike along some of Ottawa and Gatineau’s most picturesque trails, leading to incredible beaches, parks and lots of fun. They also get to explore a whole bunch of water-based activities like fishing, wakeboarding, snorkelling, and tubing under the guidance of experienced staff.
Survivor Summer Camp: One of NKC’s most popular camps, Survivor Summer Camp, sends your kids on a real adventure designed to show how positive thinking and leadership will help them build future success in their own lives.
Decathlon Sports Camp: This camp allows your child to channel their inner athlete and try different sports and games, including playing various sports such as spike ball, volleyball, mini golf, ultimate frisbee, badminton, touch tennis, pickleball, swimming, and a whole bunch more.
These are just a few of the camps NKC has to offer. Start planning for your child’s summer holidays by exploring the different options, or get in touch with the team if you have any queries.