Stories from camp

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A DAY IN THE LIFE OF CAMP

For campers and parents alike, that very first camp experience can be daunting. When you aren’t sure what to expect, it’s natural to be uncertain about whether going on camp is the right choice. That’s why we’ve put together a beginner’s guide to a day on camp... continue reading

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HOW CAMP IMPACTED ME

When my parents signed me up for my first CYC primary camp, I’m sure it was simply a matter of wanting me out of the house for a few days of the holidays. And I was on board as soon as I heard about the waterslide, so it was a win-win! What they didn’t expect was the way... continue reading

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DISCOVERING MORE ABOUT FAITH

Growing up can be hard. Children and teenagers alike can deal with some big challenges as they get older, and navigating the different issues and questions of life is no easy task. Coming on a holiday camp can be an amazing break from... continue reading

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WHY OUR CAMPS ARE TECH FREE

One aspect of CYC camps is our commitment to being a device-free space. For some adults signing young people up for camp, the idea of getting them disconnected is a huge selling point! But we can also get a lot of questions about why we’ve made this choice... continue reading

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HOW CAMP SHAPED MY FAITH JOURNEY

We often reference the ‘power of camp’, which refers to a lot of different things. It’s about the community, the fun, the adventure, the personal growth, and much more. One part of what makes camp such an impactful experience for young people is... continue reading