The Fountain Pen, Centre Wellington
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February 21, 2020 - Pop Up Camp

Pop Up Camp at Apps' Mill, Guelph Lake & Shades Mill Nature Centres February 21 2020 9 a.m. - 4 p.m.

Since the kids are not in school on February 21st, let them spend the day outdoors. 

Our highly skilled team will have your child engaged in nature and outdoor adventure for the day. Winter Adventure activities may include snow shoeing, crazy carpeting, snow sculpture building and animal tracking (depending on weather conditions).

Our staff to camper ratio is 1:8. All staff have first aid training. Grand River Conservation Authority is an Accredited Member of the Ontario Camps Association.

Supervision is provided from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. free of charge.

Ages 6-12 (born 2008-2014).

To Register: 

Please register at

Registration closes Wednesday, February 19th at 3:30 p.m.

March 02, 2020 - Reserve a campsite for Hillside Festival

The camping reservation system is opening on Monday, March 2 so that people can reserve a campsite for Hillside Festival. Hillside reservations can only be made using online reservations at The call centre will not be taking reservations that day.

March 03, 2020 - GRCA Camping reservation system opens

The Grand River Parks caing reservation system will be open for reservations online and over the phone on March 3, 2020 at 9:00 a.m.

The reservation system at provides 24-hour online reservation service until mid-October, when the parks close. 

A call centre is available for those who want to reserve a campsite by phone. The call centre can be reached toll-free at 1-877-558-GRCA (4722) and is open from 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. Monday through Friday, and 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Saturday and Sunday. 

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