Tomorrow Starts Today: Camp en Rouge

This is an overnight camping trip at Rouge Park – the first urban National Park in Canada – to help youth appreciate and develop a deeper connection with nature.

by spending 24 hours in the wilderness. The trip will be filled with camping knowledge and activities including tent setup, cooking in wilderness, hiking, campfire, story-telling, sharing under the stars and more.

Why Should You Join?

A Big Park

Rouge Park is currently the largest near-urban park in North America, at over 47 square kilometers. It has 6 developed trails with guided hikes 7 times a week by certified hike leaders.


Natural resources, including: a rare Carolinian forest; numerous species at risk


Heritage resources, including: a a national historic site; geological outcrops from the interglacial age that are internationally significant; and, in-situ evidence of human history dating back over 10,000 years, including some of Canada’s oldest known Aboriginal historic sites and villages.

Want To Know More?

Date / Time?

Date: : Jun 20 – 21, 15 (Sat– Sun)


Glen Rouge Campground, Rouge National Urban Park


Youth of 16 – 30

How Much?

$38 (member); $48 (non-member)
*Fees include tent, sleeping mat and 2 meals, except sleeping bag and transportation. Please arrange your own ride to the campground.
Registration Deadline: Jun 10, 15 (Wed)
Capacity: 24