Skills and Activities
It is our goal to provide a wide variety of activities & constantly work to improve the quality of these activities. We want to give you, the camper, an experience you will never forget!
The skills we currently offer are:
For years, Willow Springs has been known for producing spectacular archers on the edges of the Willow Springs Forest. Join the prestigious archery instructors and learn the technique needed hit a perfect bull's-eye! Who knows, by the end of the week you could even be the winner of the honourable “Golden Arrow.”
Have you ever dreamed of being on the movie screen or performing on Broadway? Sign up for drama and walk the red carpet of Willow Springs! Each day work through new challenges and expand your repertoire.
Brave the great wa ters of ‘Lake Willow’ and master the different techniques of kayaking and canoe paddling. At the end of the week, show off your skills in the famous Canoeing and Kayaking Course! Be challenged to increase your abilities in one of our most popular skills.
Learn more about the outdoors as you conquer the elements, build extreme projects, and survive in the untamed wilderness that is the Willow Springs forest! Go on a hike, catch fish, learn about insects, and more!
Come and improve with ultimate skill on our trails! Learn the parts of your bike and important factors when it comes to mountain biking. Designed for all ability levels. You can bring your own bike or borrow one of ours but don’t forget to bring your helmet!
Do you love the adrenaline that comes with a good game of soccer, rugby, volleyball, etc? This skill will highlight a variety of sports for the active camper. Enjoy the competition and improve your game!
It doesn’t matter your skill level or playing experience, you’ll have fun developing your abilities in this fantastic skill! Designed for both those NBA-wannabes and for those who are just happy to play a game of pick-up with their friends.
Expand your artistic skills and make some fun and exciting crafts this summer at camp! Expect both old favourites as well new arts and crafts opportunities to push your creative limits… everything from Friendship Bracelets to the unknown!
Spend time learning the ropes of mountain climbing on the big barn wall!
This skill will take you on a weeklong journey, where no skill has ever taken you before! Something new and different to do every day. Some activities may include scavenger hunts, adventures deep in the Willow Springs Forest, being stranded on a deserted peninsula, and more!
Want to know more about the Bible and grow in your faith? Do you have questions? Learn how to read your Bible, expand on what was taught in chapel and how to take your devotions to the next level.
Like to swim and find there’s just not enough swimming time during free time? Come to this skill of swimming! Cool off and spend time improving your diving skills and playing water games!
Fine-tune your writing and creative skills in this activity that involves writing, movie making, photography and more! Each week you will have the experience of creating a fun expression that could include a video or newspaper!
New for the summer of 2017!! Is there nothing more you would rather do than cast your line into the water on a sunny day, in hopes of catching a big one? Or do you simply enjoy fishing with friends and the social atmosphere it provides? Then this brand new skill is for you! Sign up and take your shot and catching one of the illusive bass in the Willow Springs pond. Rods will be provided, but you are welcome to bring your own. See you on the water!