Tamwood Camps Canada


Tamwood International Junior Centres in Canada provide your child with the chance to learn English, develop character, learn valuable life skills, make new friends, train with professional instructors, discover new interests and learn about the world.

Summer and Winter Junior Centres for Kids and Teens in Canada

Tamwood operates five summer locations and one winter location across Canada: Vancouver-Downtown, Vancouver-Simon Fraser University, and Whistler. Tamwood is a privately owned company and Matt and Tamsin are still actively involved in the daily camp operations to ensure that Tamwood students get the best education and care in the safest possible environment.

At a Tamwood, your child will study improve his or her English skills through 15 hours per week of classroom lessons. Outside the classroom they will be busy making friends from around the world and try exciting activities and adventures. Spending time at a Tamwood centre will also allow your child to grow as an individual, learn valuable life skills, expand their sense of adventure and learn about the world.

Tamwood offers something for everyone. We offer activities like mountain biking, kayaking and canoeing, swimming, soccer, tennis, art, talent shows, scavenger hunts, dance parties, trips to amusement parks, bowling, ice skating, science centers, beaches, baseball games, city shopping and more... 

Our staff are carefully trained and certified in First Aid. Our English Instructors hold university degrees and teaching certification. Many of our counselors are teachers and many also have certification to teach activities like biking and kayaking. Our high staff to camper ratio allows for the best experience possible in a safe and welcoming environment. And most importantly, our staff will ensure your child has a great time!

Toronto Camp June 2 - August 6 2017; 7 to 17 years of age (Open to Groups and Individuals)

Toronto is Canada's largest city and offers an amazing number of attractions, events and festivals making it a great cosmopolitan summer camp location. The campus is situated on 225 acres of protected greenbelt along the Credit River and is 20 minutes by car from the Toronto airport, 25 kilometres west of the city centre of Toronto, close to Lake Ontario, Niagara Falls, Canada’s Wonderland and many other famous sites. The location of this campus makes it a very safe and attractive choice for international campers.

Residence: The modern residence on campus features private rooms with semi-private washrooms, bright and clean dining facilities and spacious common areas. Meals on campus are served buffet style and homestay students enjoy full board accommodation.

Price is CAN$ 1,910 per week in residence (discount for more weeks)

Musical Theatre Camp Toronto July 2 - August 6, 2017: 13 - 17 years of age (Open to Groups and Individuals)

In the Musical Theatre program at UTM-Mississauga, teen campers will explore the stage and develop skills in singing, dancing and acting. Led by passionate instructors with musical theatre backgrounds, campers will work to produce a final performance including song, dance and non-musical scenes for other campers and Tamwood staff. When not in class, students enjoy planned activities on campus as well as field trips to explore the fast paced and exciting city of Toronto.

Camp includes 20 lessons per week of musical theatre classes plus a final performance event for the camp students and staf.

Price is CAN$ 1,910 per week in residence (discount for more weeks)

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Vancouver Simon Fraser
University Summer Camp
2 July – 13 August 2017;
7 to 17 years of age (Open to
Groups and Individuals)

Every summer, Tamwood runs an English language summer camp for kids and teens ages 7-17 in Vancouver at SFU. The summer camp program happens on the university campus and features English language classes, exciting lessons in sports and creative activities, cultural events and sightseeing excursions in and around Vancouver. Accommodation options include residence on campus, host families and self-arranged.

Learn English, make friends, try some new sports and activities, see Vancouver and other beautiful spots in Canada as you take part in this exciting ESL summer camp in Vancouver Canada at Simon Fraser University.

Price is CAN$ 1,946 per week in residence (discount for more weeks)

Whistler Summer Camps - Whistler Residential 

Only two hours from Vancouver, Whistler is a popular summer and winter vacation resort and is famous for its natural beauty. With access by gondola to high alpine areas, modern medical services, four fresh water lakes, over 25 kilometers of paved bicycle and walking trails, three golf courses and numerous nature hikes and mountain bike trails, Whistler is not only the prettiest and most exciting place for a summer camp, but also the safest.

Tamwood runs 3 summer camp programs in Whistler between 2 July and 13 August 2017:

English and Activity Camp (ages 7-17): For international and French Canadian campers who want to learn English or improve their existing English skills and also do fun activities, make new friends and see and learn more about this wonderful area of Canada.

Price is CAN$ 1,946 per week (discount for more weeks)

Adventure Camp (Ages 13-17): This two-week camp is for English-speaking campers from Canada, the USA and abroad who want to learn many outdoor skills, build their confidence and develop their leadership skills as they take lessons in such activities as kayaking, orienteering, rock climbing, and mountain biking.

Price is CAN$ 1,946 per week (discount for more weeks)

Whistler Family Camp Families can now go to a Canadian Summer Camp together! The children attend English classes and activities with the campers in the Tamwood English + Activity Camp while the parents take part in adult English classes and optional activities.

Price is CAN$ 1,946 per week in residence (discount for more weeks)

Included For All Camps:
20 lessons of English per week (except for Outdoor Leadership Camp) (1 lesson = 45 minutes) Airport Transfer to and from the closest International Airport on a camp start and end date (except for Self Arranged campers). Medical Insurance while at Tamwood Camp (except for Outdoor Leadership Camp); All meals; Camp T-Shirt