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July 3-7; July 10-14, 2023 
otters (4-6), foxes(7-9), coyotes (10-12) & wolves(13-15)
July17-21; July 24-28, 2023
foxes(7-9), coyotes (10-12) & wolves(13-15)
Aug 21-25, 2023 


Each week weaves songs, stories, games, earth skills and arts in a community village where kids are immersed in "the elements" of nature and cultural mentorship, using traditions and approaches learned from the 8 Shields Institute, the Art of Mentoring Program, and Coyote Mentoring.

Kids enjoy our natural playground nestled among white pines, primitive shelters and forts, some designated for play while others are studios for painting, jewelry making, woodcarving, pottery making, bushcraft & wildcrafting.

Kids explore the "studios" and the forest, hills, creek and fields with skilled mentors, who offer tailored activities based on the children's passions and interests!


Past camp activities:

+ camp set up, making benches, stools, spruce bough beds, debris shelters

+bows & arrows

+land art trail

+wild foods & medicine

+coal-burnt wooden spoons

+bark containers

+keeping nature journals

All staff have valid criminal record checks.

Lead staff have First Aid & CPR Level C. Mentor to child ratio is 1:6 for Otters & 1:8 or less for Foxes & Coyotes.


TIME: 9-4pm

LOCATION: 507 ch Shouldice, Wakefield, QC

COST: $350

AGES: 4-6 Otters; 7-9 Foxes, 10-12 Coyotes,

13-15 Wolves

Kids bring their lunch, two snacks, a water bottle with their name on it, and a bathing suit and towel for creek dips!


To register, please fill out our online registration form here and send a deposit of  $100 per child (per week) to hold your child's spot.


e-transfer to

Cheque: Les Arterres,

507 ch Shouldice, Wakefield, Qc


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