Frequently Asked Questions

  1. What is Out at Camp? Out at Camp is a non-profit organization dedicated to creating safe, inclusive, and empowering outdoor experiences for the 2SLGBTQ+ community in Canada. We aim to build meaningful connections, develop new skills, and foster a strong sense of community, all while promoting a love for nature and outdoor recreation.
  2. What types of activities do you offer? We offer a range of outdoor activities, from tranquil paddle days to exhilarating camping trips and scenic hikes. All experience levels are welcome. We aim to make these experiences as inclusive and accessible as possible.
  3. How can I register for an activity? Visit our 'Upcoming Adventures' page to view the details of each event and register.
  4. How are the costs for each activity determined? All our activities are provided at-cost, meaning that the cost you pay covers the essential expenses such as equipment rentals, location fees, and necessary supplies. In some cases, activities are subsidized by our generous sponsors.
  5. What happens with any leftover funds from activities? Any leftover funds from activities are used to further our mission to create inclusive and empowering outdoor experiences for the 2SLGBTQ+ community.
  6. Who are your sponsors and how do they contribute? We are supported by a number of generous sponsors, who contribute financially and/or by donating equipment. This support helps us keep costs down and makes our activities accessible to as many people as possible.
  7. I'm interested in becoming a sponsor. How can I do that? We welcome new sponsors! Please contact us directly to discuss potential sponsorship opportunities.
  8. Do you provide any training for participants or volunteers? Yes, we collaborate with organizations like Leave No Trace to provide training for our volunteers. This ensures our activities are environmentally responsible and respectful of the great outdoors.
  9. I've never participated in an outdoor activity before. Can I still join? Absolutely! Our activities are designed for all experience levels. We aim to foster a welcoming and supportive environment where everyone can enjoy outdoor recreation.
  10. I have a question that's not answered here. How can I contact you? You can reach us directly at or by filling out our online contact form. We'd be happy to answer any other questions you have!

Please note that some information may vary depending on the specific activity or event. Always check the details provided for each activity on our 'Upcoming Adventures' page.