Tamwood Winter Teen Camp, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada


Winter Activities, English, and Fun in Vancouver, Canada

Tamwood Winter Teen Camp is a program specially designed for young students who are interested in leaning English and enjoying excursions, winter sports, and fun activities during the beautiful Canadian winter.

The camp offers the same high quality instruction and organization that has made Tamwood famous around the world. Our English instructors are university trained teachers who have extensive experience working with young people and all activities are led by qualified and caring staff.

Students have English lessons in the mornings and take part in different sport, social, and sightseeing activities in the afternoon and evenings. Students can live with a Canadian family or in a self-arranged accommodation with their parents, relatives, or friends.

In 2017, Tamwood Winter Teen Camp includes in its price a spectacular trip to Whistler, the best Winter Sports resort in North America and the host venue for the 2010 Winter Olympic Games. This and many more amazing activities will make this program an unforgettable experience for all its participants.


Surrounded by water on three sides and nestled alongside the Coast Mountain Range, Vancouver is home to spectacular natural scenery, a bustling metropolitan core and mild temperatures during winter. While the weather in Vancouver is comfortable, the many ski resorts around the city offer the best conditions to practice all kinds of winter sports, making Vancouver and its vicinity a real winter wonderland. 

Many people agree to consider Vancouver one of the most beautiful places in the world and our citizens take great pride in our welcoming, clean, green, safe and cosmopolitan city that consistently ranks as the best place to live in the world.


Homestay: All of our Homestays are carefully inspected and the families are interviewed before a student is placed with them. Host families provide a private or double room and three meals per day (a bagged lunch is provided to take to school). Students take public transit to travel to and from school 

Self Arranged: Students may choose to stay with friends or relatives in Vancouver

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Winter Teen Camp

Age: 12 – 18 (open to groups and individuals)

Dates: January 2017, please ask for details for the 2018 camp

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Start Dates: The camp for 2017 has been already!

English Classes

15 hours per week: 3 hours in the morning from Monday to Friday. On the first day, students are tested and assigned to an English class based on their level. Students follow a carefully designed curriculum that emphasizes all English skills including speaking, reading, writing, grammar, listening, and vocabulary


Four afternoon activities per week are included in the price. Additionally, students can choose two optional activities each week. Afternoon activities are designed to be both fun and educational. Tamwood pays for all entrance and material fees associated with the scheduled afternoon activities, except Wednesday and Saturday options*. Transportation to all activities are by public transit (students buy their own transportation passes). 

*Activities and options are subject to change, based on weather and availability

Optional Extra Cost Activities

Weekend optional excursions: Seattle, Victoria, and Whistler Day Trips. Wednesday afternoon options: Stanley Park Biking, Bounce Trampoline Park, Laser Tag, Fly over Canada.

Price List 2018 

Please ask for the 2018 price

Both options include: Registration fee, textbook, tuition, medical insurance, activities listed on the schedule Homestay option also includes: Transfers to and from the airport between 9 am to 9 pm, homestay placement fee, homestay accommodation, and meals. 

Price does not include: Transportation to and from school and to activities, personal spending money, flights to and from Canada, rental of ski clothing and equipment during the Winter Sport activities.