YMCA Camp Falcona
Outdoor Education Programs
 
Where Students grow outside the classroom

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 About Us!

Serving the educational needs of students in grades 3-12, YMCA Camp Falcona is just 45 minutes north of downtown Sudbury and offers a unique wilderness setting on the beautiful shores of Nelson Lake. Surrounded by gorgeous forests and undiscovered trails, Falcona is a prime location for students to learn new skills, have fun and discover the wonders of our outdoor classroom.  

Our Programs

Falcona offers several different programs that vary in length and program content. For those interested in a Day Trip option we have an extensive 10:00am – 4:00pm, 10:00am – 6:00pm, or a 10:00am – 8:00pm day program. In addition to our day programs, we also offer a 2 day or 3 day overnight options.

What’s included? 
Day Trip – Includes 1 Lunch, 1 Snack (fruit), *Dinner 
Dinner is provided for groups booking 10:00am – 6:00pm and 10:00am – 8:00pm Day Trips

1 Night (2 Days) – Includes accommodations, 1 Dinner, 1 Breakfast,  1 Lunch and 2 Snacks (fruit) 
Students must bring a bagged lunch for the first day of all Overnight Programs

2 Night (3 Days) – Includes accommodations, 2 Dinners, 2 Lunches, 2 Breakfasts and 3 Snacks (fruit)
Students must bring a bagged lunch for the first day of all Overnight Programs

Choosing Your Program

Falcona offers a variety of program options that allow you to create a customized schedule that best meets your needs. Depending on the duration of your trip, you can choose from a wide variety of camp activities.

Suggested Program Options Include:
Canoeing, Voyageur Canoeing, Kayaking, Water Park, Archery, Nature Hikes, Field/Net Games, Initiatives/Team Building, Outdoor Living Skills (ODLS)

Additional Program Options:
Swimming, Out-Lunch, All Camp Games (Capture the flag, Stick, etc.), Outdoor Educations, W.A.L.O (Water and Land Olympics)

Evening Program Options: 
Campfire, Running Pictionary, Skit in a Bag, Inuit Games, Talent Show

When selecting your program options, please indicate your top 4 selections. For Day Trip, we can usually schedule between 3-6 program options. 

Forms and Teacher Information

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  • 2017 Booking Form Click Here  NEW!
  • 2017 Program Options Sheet Click Here
  • 2017 Meal Options (Day Group) Click Here 
  • 2017 Meal Options (Overnight Group) Click Here
  • Weekend Booking Form  - will be updated soon
  • Teacher Trip Planning Guide Click Here
  • Outdoor Education Slideshow Click Here
  • Camp Falcona Directions Click Here

 2017 Booking Options/Prices

Day Program 
10:00am-4:00pm- $35/Student (No Teacher/Chaperone Fee)
10:00am-6:00pm- $40/Student (No Teacher/Chaperone Fee)
10:00am-8:00pm- $40/Student (No Teacher/Chaperone Fee)

2 Day (1 Night) 
$90/Student ($50 Teacher/Chaperone)
plus tax
Arrival 10:00am Day 1
Departure 4:00pm Day 2

3 Day (2 Night) 
$150/Student ($90 Teacher/Chaperone) plus tax
Arrival 10:00am Day 1

Departure 4:00pm Day 3 

2017 Booking Dates

*Groups can select any of the above booking options (day program/overnight program) using any of the dates listed below based on availability. 

English Program Dates 

Monday June 12 - Friday June 16
Monday June 26 - Friday June 30

French Program Dates

Monday June 19- Friday June 23

Weekend Dates - Will be available soon! 


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Booking Your School

To book your school, please fill out and return the 2016 Booking Form to: 

Email: This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it  
Fax: 705-675-8777 Attn: Summer Brooks
Mail: Attn: Summer Brooks 140 Durham Street, Sudbury Ontario P3E 3M7

Please Note: We ask that you select 2 options for dates in case your first choice is unavailable. To check availablility of your preferred date, please contact the Camping Services Office at 705-674-6171 or 800-465-9622.

What should I expect after I send in my booking form?
You will receive confirmation via email from our office immediately, following the submission of your booking form. If you have not heard from our office confirming your booking/date, please contact us to ensure that we have received your form.

Within 48-72 hours after your booking, you will receive your contract electronically. Please be sure to include your email address on the booking form. Your contract will need to be signed and returned to our office along with your deposit to secure your booking within 12 days of receiving your contract.

What other forms will I need for my trip?
In order for us to provide the best programming, we need to hear from you! Please take a look at the following items, along with when they need to be submitted.

Program Options SheetPlease send in your program options sheet to This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it  at least 2 weeks before your arrival date.
Menu Options Sheet Day or Menu Options Overnight- Please send in your menu options to This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it  at least 3 weeks before your arrival date. 

For more planning information please check out our teacher trip planning guide.

Still have questions? We are here to help! Please contact 
the Camping Services Office at 705-674-6171 or 
800-465-9622 (toll free in Canada)
 

 

 

 

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