YMCA Camp Elkwater (Year-Round Accommodations)

YMCA Camp Elkwater (Year-Round Accommodations)

Location: Elkwater, Alberta (Cypress Hills Interprovincial Park)

Welcome to YMCA Camp Elkwater

From corporate events and family reunions to team building experiences and weddings, YMCA’s Camp Elkwater has it all.  Let our discreet, tucked away property provide your group with a unique opportunity to come together and explore new ideas.

Private functions and event rentals are available year-round and offer comfortable accommodation in an environment that encourages reflection and active team-building. Ditch the traffic and noise of the city and dive into the lush nature of Camp Elkwater for your next private function or event.

To learn more, check availability or to book a complimentary tour or information session, contact Jamie Corbett: jamie.corbett@medicinehatymca.ca or 403-527-4426

Pricing:
School & Youth Group Rental Rates:

Main Lodge, Triplex and Wood Cabin – $375.00/night + GST *
Greer Cabin – $200.00/night + GST *
Main Lodge Day Rental – $100.00/day + GST *

Public Rental Rates:

Main Lodge, Triplex and Wood Cabin – $20.00 a person/night + GST * (min. charge of $200.00/night)
Greer Cabin – $200.00/night + GST *
Main Lodge Day Rental – $100.00 + GST *

* 2% DFM (Destination Marketing Fee)

High Ropes & Outdoor Programming
There’s nothing quite like the great outdoors. Our Outdoor Education programs and High Ropes course is designed to get you back to nature.

Through meaningful learning, kids develop healthy minds and bodies while they learn and grow with friends. With fresh air, open skies, and a diverse ecosystem, Cypress Hills is an ideal environment for exploration and discovery.

The YMCA offers a wide variety of outdoor programs designed to unplug and reconnect.  Some of the programs they specialize in are:

  • Map Skills
  • Winter Outdoor Living Skills
  • Snowshoe Hiking
  • Forest Ninja Ghost Piñata

All programs are led by certified and qualified staff who are passionate about teaching.  Programs can also be customized to meet your group’s needs and budget.

The High Ropes course is a sequence of challenging obstacles located high up in the trees. Participants who tackle the course will discover self-confidence, interpersonal competence, social interaction, and physical ‑fitness, all while taking in the stunning scenery of Camp Elkwater.

Whether it’s a sports team, corporate or non-profit organization, the YMCA of Medicine Hat’s Camp Elkwater staff can tailor each package to meet your needs.  To learn more or to book your next outing, contact Jamie Corbett: jamie.corbett@medicinehatymca.ca or 403-527-4426