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February 18, 2020

The snow blankets Salem Acres, as we draw to the end of February. I love this time of year. The hoarfrost covering the trees, the muted sounds of nature, the quiet peacefulness when I step outside our front door. We have lived at Salem Acres for nearly six years, and I...

December 9, 2019

Barry and Anthony sit down to answer one of the most common questions that we get when you donate to camp, where does the money go?

Be part of continuing the legacy of camp by donating today at https://www.salemacres.ca/donation

A big thanks to all who have already donat...

September 11, 2019

The end of the week video for Teen Camp II 2019

August 16, 2019

We had a great week of firsts for Kids Camp III. We did an all camp canoe trip down the river concluding the afternoon with pizza for supper on the beach. They went on natures walks, guided by Karl, first time director at Salem, where the campers got the opportunity to...

August 9, 2019

Hello Parents, 

Greetings from the S.U.P.E.R.H.E.R.O. A.G.E.N.C.Y Base Camp! For our superhero theme this week we transformed the camp into a superhero training camp whose purpose was to train newly recruited superheros (your children) and defeat various villains. Each...

July 27, 2019

Welcome to Jr Boys Adventure Camp. Where the boys took railway spikes and formed them in a forge into knifes and traversed in the dark trying to reach the goal in mission impossible. The splash of water was heard as campers navigated their canoes down the Red Deer Rive...

August 10, 2018

Here we are nearing the end of the summer and Brandon took the opportunity to sit down with Latoya, our Program Director.

Brandon: Hi Latoya!

Latoya: Hey Brandon. 

B: So, this will probably be the final staff interview of the summer and I thought it would be appropri...

August 3, 2018

Have you met Tyson? He's been hanging around the LEAD kids for the summer. Here's the chat that he and Brandon had, flaming swords and all.

Brandon: Hi Tyson. 

Tyson: Hi.

B: Hi. 

T: How's it going Brandon?

B: It's going good. Yourself?

T: Doing good.

B: Alright. So, I've jus...