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Camp Wenman

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Size2.1 ha (5 acres)
Coordinates51.235247,-116.665253
Street Addressempty
Nearest town28 km east of Golden, British Columbia
NTS Map82N/2: McMurdo
Operated byScouts Canada, Cascadia Council, 1st Golden Scout Group
InformationWeb Site; Contact: Jeff Mather; Phone: +1 604 879 5721
BookingsSame as above
AccommodationFacilitiesProgram
Tenting sites: Yes
Adirondack shelters: No
Villages: No
Cabins: Yes
Drinking water: Yes
Emergency phone: No
Mobile phone coverage: Yes
Picnic tables: Yes
Cooking shelters: Yes
Appliances in cabins: Yes
On-site store: No
Shopping nearby: No
Showers: No
Indoor washrooms: No
Wheelchair washroom: No
Major hiking trails nearby
Yoho National Park: Iceline Trail, Skyline Trail, Lake O'Hara, Takkakw Falls
Opportunities
Hiking trails, formal campfire circle, fishing.

Description

Camp Wenman is near the west gate of Yoho National Park on the Kicking Horse River. It is a great jumping-off place for hiking, white water rafting, mountain climbing, and many wilderness activities. The camp is named for the first Scouter in the area.

There is a log cabin with alpine bunks, wood stove, and propane cook stove and lighting. There are areas for tenting and a dining shelter with large propane cook stove. Toilets are long drop style. No electricity.

An emergency phone is 1 km from the site. Mobile phone coverage for Telus/Bell only.

For More Information

InformationWeb Site; Contact: Jeff Mather; Phone: +1 604 879 5721
BookingsSame as above

Driving Directions

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