The Joys of Winter Camping

Kevin Callan with Snowshoes

Embrace the cold with this workshop on winter camping. Kevin Callan, the Happy Camper, will introduce you to the practices and principles of winter camping. Kevin, the author of the Complete Guide to Winter Camping, will cover trip planning, map and compass, cold camping, hot tenting, packing, stoves, food, hauling your gear, safety, fire lighting, wood I.D., tracking...and more. With a break mid day to enjoy a warm, delicious lunch. After this workshop you will be much better prepared to do an overnight trip on your own.

Kevin Callan is the author of 15 books, including the best selling Ontario paddling guides. He's a columnist for Explore Magazine and CanoeRoots and a regular host on television and radio, Check out his very popular YouTube channel KCHappyCamper.

Please note that is not an overnight experience. It is an introduction to winter camping that will help prepare you for overnight excursions 

6 hours


December to March
various locations throughout Haliburton County
Physical Challenge Rating: 
Price per person: 
From $99.00


- Six hours of instruction and education with camping expert

- All your gear and supplies

- Delicious lunch

- New friends and the great outdoors!

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