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Camp Hancock

Updated: 2010-08-21. Something not right? Please update the information.
Size4 ha (10 acres)
Coordinates48.797182,-54.275122
Street Addressempty
Nearest townGambo, Newfoundland, 40 km east of Gander
NTS Map2D/16: Gambo
Operated byScouts Canada, Newfoundland and Labrador Council
InformationTony Ivany; Phone: +1 709 884 1904
BookingsChris Wellon; Phone: +1 709 651 4350
AccommodationFacilitiesProgram
Tenting sites: Yes
Adirondack shelters: No
Villages: No
Cabins: No
Drinking water: Yes
Emergency phone: No
Mobile phone coverage: Unknown
Picnic tables: Yes
Cooking shelters: No
Appliances in cabins: Yes
On-site store: No
Shopping nearby: Yes
Showers: No
Indoor washrooms: Yes
Wheelchair washroom: Yes
Swimming
Small cove with safe, sandy beach and predominently onshore winds
Major hiking trails nearby
Newfoundland T'Railway trail 5 km away
Opportunities
Hiking trails, formal campfire circle, pioneering supplies, volleyball, sports field, fishing, lake frontage, canoeable water, canoes available.

Description

Camp Hancock is on the picturesque Square Pond. The main house has a fully-equipped kitchen, eating area, and bathrooms. The bunkhouse has 32 beds in 4 rooms: 16, 12, 2, and 2. The camp has plenty of open area for playing sports or pitching tents. Canoes are stored on-site with a suitable area for launching them. Opportunities includes summer and winter fishing for trout and smelt. Lean-to construction is permitted. Predominantly onshore winds.

For More Information

InformationTony Ivany; Phone: +1 709 884 1904
BookingsChris Wellon; Phone: +1 709 651 4350

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