In addition to operating a residential camp in the summer months, Big Cove YMCA Camp also operates an Outdoor Centre in the spring and fall. We offer residential and day programs for schools and community organizations that foster confidence, teamwork, skill building and environmental awareness. Big Cove’s Outdoor Centre offers […]

During the summer months Big Cove YMCA Camp operates a residential camp for boys and girls ages 7 to 17. Since 1889 we have been providing young people with positive experiences “that lasts a lifetime.” We offer three two-week sessions and two one-week sessions for youth aged 7 to 15. […]

Dear Parents, Guardians, and Campers, Please come join us at Big Cove YMCA Camp this summer as we celebrate its 116th Birthday. As the oldest residential camp in Canada it is quality and tradition that has made Big Cove a leader in residential camping in Nova Scotia. Since 1889 thousands […]