Edit — Camp Gilroy

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General Information
Camp Gilroy
4 ha (10 acres)
370 Anson Lane, Coe Hill, ON (Map may be inaccurate)
Coe Hill, Ontario, 75 km northeast of Peterborough
31C/13: Coe Hill
Scouts Canada, White Pine Council, Kawartha Waterways Area
Andrew Damiany
+1 705 745 6349
Camp Gilroy is nestled on the shore of Wollaston Lake in cottage country. The Camp is three-quarters cleared with 3 designated campsites, and one-quarter wooded with hiking trails. The sand beach with dock allows for great swimming and canoeing on this large, interesting lake. This camp would be ideal for environmental studies on the shore or in the wooded area.

There is one cabin containing a dining room and a kitchen with two fridges, stove, and a microwave. The dining room can be used as a sleeping area. Water may been drawn from the Pump and treated or potable water may be obtained from the public tap on the municipal garage on Wollaston Lake Road (passed on way to camp). There is a large covered picnic shelter with picnic tables adjacent to the cabin. The two privies are 20 m from cabin.

The camp opened in 1955 with a 99 year lease from a family. The camp closed in 2021 when a staff member ended the lease and it could not be renewed.

Sandy beach on Wollaston Lake
Tenting sites: Yes
Adirondack shelters: No
Villages: No
Cabins: Yes
Drinking water: No
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
Hiking trails: Yes
Formal campfire circle: Yes
Chapel: Yes
Compass course: No
Obstacle course: No
Pioneering supplies: No
Archery: No
Riflery: No
Sledding: Yes
Snowshoes available: No
Skis available: No
Low ropes course: No
High ropes course: No
Bouldering: No
Rock climbing: No
Rappelling: No
Mountain bike trail: No
Mountain bikes available: No
Skating rink: No
Volleyball: No
Sports field: No
Fishing: Yes
Snorkeling equipment: No
Sailboats available: No
Lake frontage: Yes
Canoeable water: Yes
Canoes available: Yes
Kayaks available: No
Section summer camp program: No

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