Help out at a beautiful spot on the Lake just on the edge of Algonquin Park, Canada



Favourited 1027 times

  • rating

    Host rating

  • feedbacks



  • last activity

    Last activity


  • facebook friends

    Nº of Facebook friends


  • Last email replied

    Reply rate

    85.2 %

  • Last email replied

    Average reply time:

    within 13 days

  • paid opportunity

    Host offers payment


  • Badges

    Top Host
    Facebook verified

 Min stay requested: at least a week

  • Description


    We are usually a kids camp but this year we can't operate the camp because of covid. Instead we are hosting families here in cabins and feeding them through takeaway. We just need help in the kitchen for a few hours a day. We have a few other staff here an its a really nice environment to be in. Lots of fun stuff available. Boat rides, kayaks canoes etc....

  • Types of help and learning opportunities

    Types of help and learning opportunities

    DIY and building projects
    Babysitting and creative play
    General Maintenance
    Creating/ Cooking family meals
    Farmstay help
    Help with Eco Projects
    Help around the house
    Animal Care
    Art Projects

  • Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    If you are looking for a meaningful experience, join us and discover the Canadian culture while sharing your culture with our Campers. We are excited to show our Canadian Camp Culture to our helpers, the camp hospitality will make you feel like you are part of the family! There are lots of activities you can get involved with at the camp: canoeing, kayaking, fishing, hiking, we have sessions of water skiing, wakeboarding, and other water sports. We have lots of activities with the kids as well; archery, tennis, basketball, etc.

  • Host offers payment in line with the minimum wage

    Host offers payment in line with the minimum wage

    This host offers accommodation and payment.

  • Help


    Depending on the season we need different types of help, apply if you think you're a good fit!

    MAY-JUNE: Looking for people with experience in building, carpentry, plumbing, electrical work, painting, framing, cleaning, gardening and general maintainace to help us with some cool projects.

    JULY-AUGUST: During this season we need people with experience in lifeguarding, high ropes, music, watersports, camp counselor, photography, film making, sailing, and the tasks might also include, cleaning, general maintenance, laundry help...

    We might offer payment during our business operation period; July, August. Contact us to learn more about this opportunity!

  • Languages spoken

    English: Fluent

  • Accommodation


    You will be bunked up with our other campers and staff in a shared cottage on the lake with amazing views of wildlife and granite cliffs. You will get breakfast, lunch, and dinner in our beautiful lodge. The kids are from 7 to 16, and the 25 camp helpers are from 17 – 30.

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    We do require some references, and some past experiences something that we can get a good feel for you and a police clean record check.

  • A little more information

    A little more information

    • Internet access

    • Limited internet access

      Limited internet access

    • We have pets

    • We are smokers

    • Can host families

  • Space for parking camper vans

    Space for parking camper vans

    This host can provide space for campervans.

  • Can possibly acccept pets

    Can possibly acccept pets

    This host has said they are willing to accept those travelling with a pet.

  • How many Workawayers can stay?

    How many Workawayers can stay?


  • ...

    Hours expected

    6 hours per day, 6 days a week

These are extra optional ratings when members leave feedback. The average rating left for each option is displayed.

Accuracy of profile: (5.0)

Cultural exchange: (5.0)

Communication: (5.0)

Host ref number: 234447267328