Summer Camp FAQs

Frequently asked questions:

What are the camp hours?

–          Our full day sessions run from 9:00AM to 4:00PM

–          Half day morning sessions run from 9:00AM – 12:00PM

–          Half day afternoon sessions run from 1:00PM – 4:00PM

Do you offer pre-camp or post-camp care?

–          Yes, if your child(ren) need to be dropped off early or picked up late, please email Dorothy at kidsrunwildyeg@gmail.com.  Dorothy will need to know approx. drop off & pick up times to ensure that coaches are available during that time.

Where are the camp sessions located?

–          Our Summer Camps utilize three different parks:

July Camp park schedule – * subject to city permissions*:

July dates for ALL age ranges:

Whitemud Park North:  Monday, July 20

Gold Bar Park:  Tuesday, July 21

Kinsmen Park or Gallagher Park:  Wednesday, July 22

Kinsmen Park or Gallagher Park:  Thursday, July 23

Mill Woods Park:  Friday, July 24

*** Participants 8 years of age and under require an onsite guardian/parent

Our Summer Day Camps for August are split into two age categories:  8 years of age & under and 9 years of age & older.

August camp for participants 9 years of age and older:

This camp runs from 9:00AM – 4:00PM.  Participants have the option of choosing Half day or full day options.  Sessions run from 9:00AM – 12:00PM & 1:00PM – 4:00PM

Whitemud Park North:  Monday, August 10

Kinsmen Park or Gallagher Park:  Tuesday, August 11

Rundle Park:  Wednesday, August 12

Mill Woods Park:  Thursday, August 13

Gold Bar Park:  Friday, August 14

August camp for participants 8 years of age and younger:

Whitemud Park North:  Monday, August 17

Kinsmen Park or Gallagher Park:  Tuesday, August 18

Rundle Park:  Wednesday, August 19

Mill Woods Park:  Thursday, August 20

Gold Bar Park:  Friday, August 21

*** Participants 8 years of age and under require an onsite guardian/parent

–          During the summer camps, Dorothy will send emails reminding participants of park locations.

Who can attend?

–          Our summer camps are open to children ranging in age from 5 to 17.  This year, our July camp is open for all ages.  Whereas our August camps are split into two age groups:  8 years of age & under and 9 years of age and older.

Is an adult required to attend with children 8 years old or under?

–         Yes, for participants aged 5 – 8 we do require a parent/adult to attend.  One parent/adult can look after more than one child – especially if there are siblings or friends attending the camp!

What activities will they do?

–          With Kids Run Wild we do a lot of exploring!  Our activities include:  Fitness, nature/adventure hikes, games, treasure hunts & adventure missions!  We may also use spray park, if available, as well as the creek at Gold Bar Park!

Can parents, grandparents or other guardians participate?

–          Absolutely!  We also encourage family participation!  All adults participate at no charge!

Is lunch provided?

–          Participants are responsible for bring their own lunches.

What happens if it rains?

–          Our programs run rain or shine!  Participants should be prepared to play in the rain when forecasted, however we will have small indoor spaces at most of the parks that can be utilized during heavy rain.

We will not participate in outdoor activities during thunder &/or lightning storms.

Don’t see the answer to your question? 

Please email Dorothy at kidsrunwildyeg@gmail.com or call/text her at 587 990 3531!