The mission of 197 Camp Winchell Coulee is to provide an affordable group camping facility for all youth groups in Calgary and surrounding areas, where nature can be enjoyed and appreciated, while abiding by the aims and principles of Scouts Canada.

Camps Features

  • 29.7 acres of treed land
  • 2560 sq ft bunk house with full cooking facilities, sleeps up to 58 people, includes separate sleeping quarters for women (4 bunks), and separate sleeping quarters for cooks/volunteers (4 bunks)
  • running water in Winchell Lodge and hydrant for tenting area
  • 48' washroom facility with flush toilets and showers
  • telephone line
  • 7 gravel 12' x 14' tent pads
  • outhouse
  • Running well water, tested by CHRA every 2-3 weeks
  • commercial playground system
  • 2km west is Winchell Lake which has good fishing and can be used for canoeing

GPS Coordinates for Camp Winchell Coulee: N 51 26.777 W 114 36.020

Camp check in time
- Friday  after 4:00 pm - self check in - use check in sheet in lodge or cook shelter
Camp check out time
- Sunday 1:00 pm -  camp person will be on site to check you out and collect the rental cheque

Check out time on Sunday, can be pre negotiated to another time, if required. Must be done prior to actual camp dates.

Camp 197 Winchell Coulee

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