Dive in to Leadership!

Leadership Camp at Camp Northern Lights is an adventure based community focused experience designed for high school aged students completing grades 9, 10 or 11. Leadership camp is a 1 week, overnight program that runs in mid- August (August 22-26, 2022).

The Leadership Camp program consists of 3 Sessions for various ages.  Please note: For the summer of 2022, Leadership Session 1 will be piloted with up to 15 campers who have completed grade 9.

  • Leadership Session 1 (Grade 9): Embracing and engaging with wildernessCost: $250

This leadership session will build knowledge and skills for the outdoors.  The program is structured around experiences and reflections based on the 4 elements – water, earth, fire and air – and campers will complete ORCKA Basic Canoeing Level 1, 2 and 3 training, low ropes training, sleep outs, survival skills, and communication skill development in addition to a number of high octane camp games.   See more details.

Note: Applications require a coverletter and 2 reference letters.  Successful applicants will be selected to participate in virtual interviews prior to camper selection.

  • Leadership Session 2 (Grade 10): Developing teamwork and camp facilitation techniques. (Program in development for 2023)
  • Leadership Session 3 (Grade 11): Supporting disadvantaged youth. (Program in development for 2024)