Kids Summer Camps In French Immersion

French immersion, in the wilderness, with overnight camping!

Our summer camps will get your child practicing and improving their level of French while enjoying the outdoors in an immersive environment.

Duration

3 to 5 days including overnights

Dates

From mid-June to mid-August

Group Size

2 to 6 kids

Ages

7 to 13 years old

Location

Fish Lake, Yukon

COST

From $405/participant

SUMMER CAMPS DETAILS

Our kids Summer camps  in French Immersion will give to your children the opportunity to practice French at all levels, it is also an easy and fun way to get back into before going back to school.
We offer various activities

Hiking, biking, fishing, swimming, canoeing or paddle boarding, orienteering and treasure hunts, art/craft/DIY activities etc..., all, on the trails, rivers and lakes surrounding our log cabin at Fish Lake. The children will also spend a lot of time with our sled dogs which are an integral part of camp life, including during activities.

Activities can include some writing and reading work to learn more vocabulary through games.

Overnight camping

Kids will sleep in spacious dome tents they share with 2-3 participants. We make affinity groups. The tents are settled up very close to our cabin.

Our summer camps are supervised by two French instructors & outdoor guides.

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  •  July 22 to 26 for 7-9 y.o. >> 3 or 5 days with overnight camps available.
  • August 5 to 9 for 10-13 y.o. >> 3 or 5 days with overnight camps available.

 

  • Mountain bike
  • Sleeping bag
  • Sleeping mat
  • Backpack
  • Your smile!
Location
We are located at Fish Lake, about 35 mn from downtown Whitehorse. 
 
Organization
Everything is organized according to the conditions and possibilities and what the children want. The children also help to cook and wash the dishes with us.
The children sleep in tents on our land close to our cabin.
 
Food
All food and activities are included. Fabien and I will supervise all the activities. 
We can accommodate most of the food specificities (we are gluten free and can easily adapt for vegetarians and allergies).
 
What to bring
We ask each participant to come with a maintained mountain bike, a day hiking backpack, a good sleeping bag and a sleeping pad.
 
Group size
We take a maximum of 6 children at a time and accept to run a camp from 2 children.
Usually the children come in groups of 2 to 6 and already know each other (siblings and/or friends). So if your children have friend(s) that would like to come with, we can create a group.
 
Price
$390 for a 3 day camp
$520 for a 4 day camp
$650 for a 5 day camp

It includes:

  • Coaching by two French and experienced outdoor instructors
  • All meals (breakfast, lunch, diner and snacks)
  • All the activities
  • All specific gear such as canoë, paddle board, fishing roads and craft supplies
  • The tents
  • Safety gear (bear spray, satellite phone, first aid kit)
 
Booking process
 
Once we know the dates and how many days you want, we send you a quote with payment details. We ask for a 30% deposit to confirm your booking.
 
See more
You can visit our profile page to know more about us. Do not hesitate to visit our facebook page as well, you will see many pictures of our previous camps.
(We were operating under the name of Yu'Speak French Immersion Outdoors until last summer then we rebranded)
 
You and your family can come and visit us before the camp.

We do have an approved Covid-19 operational plan

Our team

Passionated, knowlegeable, experienced guides and instructors, and parents of a little girl.

In addition to guiding experience, Raphaelle is a cross-country and touring ski certified instructor. She is also assisting in teaching French at the Yukon Montessori Elementary School in Whitehorse.

Fabien is a Canadian ski patrol and was a professional musher and sleddog racer until recently. He also has a strong experience in coaching kids.

Both guides have their Wilderness Advanced First Aid.

The groups are very small, 2 to 6 participants to allow for an immersive experience, an intimate connection with nature and with a low environmental impact.

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