Kanada Camp

Camp Kan'ada is located in West Petpeswick Nova Scotia

Camp Phone number
: 902-889-2753

Booking Contact:  Jacqueline Henneberry  kanadalewislake@gmail.com

Please see the Properties Emergency Escalation process

Girl Guides of Canada- Dartmouth Shore / Harbouriside /Tri-Waters only

  Girl Guides of Canada- Outside of Dartmouth Shore / Harbouriside /Tri-Waters

Non-Girl Guide of Canada Inquiries

Camp Kan’ada is open year-round and can accommodate multiple groups in both residential and tent sites. 

The Helen Bethune Lodge:

  • Licensed kitchen with standard supplies, stoves (1 electric, 1 propane), standard size fridge and freezer.  
  • 4 stall washroom; 2 shower stalls; separate leader washroom
  • 24 bunk sleeping capacity plus open space in main room can be used if doors are not blocked and there is adequate walking room between children
  • Separate leader sleeping area
  • First Aid room
  • Large dining/activity room
  • Wheelchair accessible. 
  • Main grounds fire pit is available for use with the Lodge

Outside amenities: 

  • 6 tenting sites (Sergeant Site; Graham’s Corner; Upper Orchard; Lower Orchard; Knoll) each site has a dining shelter, picnic tables and fire-pit's
  • ** Adirondacks (Watermelon Patch) under construction – details will be added soon!
  • Latrines are a short walk from the tent site
  • Reflections area
  • Large open spaces for wide activities
  • Rough hiking trails

Unsupervised Waterfronts:

  • GGC has access to the ocean across the road from the main entrance, as well as the lake at the end of the dirt road and walking trails.

Suggested Service Projects: 

1.  Paint the Bathroom
2.  Construct Campfire Benches
3.  Cut back the Trail
4.  Rake Gravel off the Lawn
5.  Improving Fire Pits
6.  Litter Sweep
7.  Spread Gravel at Sergeant Site & Upper Orchard Fire Pit
** for details please contact Harbourside@girlguides.ns.ca

More information will be coming on the following

Kitchen Supply List

Other Supplies provided

What else you should know

Information on Safe Guide forms

Suggested Unit Kit List - Kitchen 

Camp Photos- to follow 


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