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Eldon and Sarah Tanner Youth Camp (formerly Ernest Poole Camp)

Updated: 2017-12-08. Something not right? Please update the information.
Size65 ha (161 acres)
Coordinates53.568987,-114.591731
Street Address5007 Lake Shore Rd, Wabamun, AB (Map may be inaccurate)
Nearest townWabamun, Alberta, 75 km west of Edmonton
NTS Map83G/10: Isle Lake
Operated byLDS Church
InformationGary Petersen; Phone: +1 780 238 7777
BookingsSame as above
AccommodationFacilitiesProgram
Tenting sites: Yes
Adirondack shelters: Yes
Villages: No
Cabins: Yes
Drinking water: Yes
Emergency phone: No
Mobile phone coverage: Yes
Electric vehicle charging: Unknown
Picnic tables: Yes
Cooking shelters: Yes
Appliances in cabins: Yes
On-site store: No
Shopping nearby: Yes
Showers: No
Indoor washrooms: No
Wheelchair washroom: No
Swimming
Shallow sandy beach in Lake Wabamun with inflatable water slides
Opportunities
Hiking trails, formal campfire circle, compass course, pioneering supplies, archery, sledding, snowshoes available, skis available, volleyball, fishing, sailboats available, lake frontage, canoeable water, canoes available.

Description

The camp offers wilderness camping sites, winterized cabins, and family camping facilities with four powered sites and 10 unpowered sites. Canoeing, swimming, archery, hiking, family camping, recreational activities, snowshoeing, ice fishing, and cross-country skiing are popular on this site.

The camp was owned by Scouts Canada and operated under the name Ernest Poole Camp until 2017 when it was sold to the LDS Church as part of the LDS withdrawal from Scouts Canada. The camp continues to be available for Scouting groups.

For More Information

InformationGary Petersen; Phone: +1 780 238 7777
BookingsSame as above

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