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Father Son Campout

Come on out to Alford Lake from June 1st-3rd for this great opportunity for dads (or uncles or grandfathers) and sons to enjoy each other and the outdoors. We hope to see you there!

The Details:

For: The Men, The Young Men, and the Boys (Grandfathers & Uncles welcome)
When:  June 1-3, 2018
Location: Alford Lake Conservation Education Centre (near Caroline, AB).  Click here for Map and here for Google Maps.
Activities: Campfires, hiking, rifle range, skeet shooting, archery, safety orientation, sleeping in cabins, preparing meals, eating and spending time together.
Cost: $75/person (this includes activity supplies, accommodations and meals on Saturday & Sunday).


ONLINE REGISTRATION IS NOW CLOSED. If you would still like to register, please contact the church office at [email protected] or 780.466.7461.

Please consider bringing along a young man or boy that does not have a dad that is actively involved in his life.

For more information contact: Dave Stork (780.417.3455) or Jud Stade ([email protected])

Example of the Schedule:


  • Arrive anytime between 7-9pm
  • Cabins will be assigned at time of arrival. Please let us know early your preferences for roommates.
  • Supper: Hot Dog Potluck. Bring hot dogs or snacks to share around the campfire. Condiments will be supplied.
  • Camp introduction and rules


  • 7:30am Prayer for the day (everyone is invited)
  • 8:00 - 9:00am Breakfast
  • 9:00 - 10:00am Gun range and archery safety orientation
  • 10:00 - 11:30am 1st activity (eg. skeet shooting)
  • 12:00 - 1:00pm Lunch
  • 1:00 - 2:30pm 2nd activity (eg. rifles)
  • 2:30 - 4:00pm 3rd activity (eg. range archery)
  • 4:00 - 5:30pm 4th activity (eg. lake hike / supper prep)
  • 6:00 - 7:00pm Supper
  • 7:00 - 8:00pm 5th activity (eg. 3D archery)
  • 8:00 - 9:00pm Group activity
  • Evening - Free time/campfire around 9:30pm


  • 8:00 - 9:00am Breakfast
  • 9:00 - 10:00am Cabin clean up
  • 10:00 - 11:30am Worship service, prayer & blessing time
  • 11:30 - 12:30pm End of camp clean-up duties

Items to Bring:

  • LAWN CHAIRS for around the campfire
  • Friday night supper. Please bring hot dogs or snacks to share around the campfire. Condiments will be supplied.
  • Coffee/hot chocolate mug (to wash & reuse)
  • Water bottle
  • Sleeping bag and pillow (cabins have heat)
  • Toiletries, towel—flush toilets and showers are available
  • Flashlight, camera
  • Hot dogs, marshmallows, roasting sticks, evening snacks
  • Warm coat, gloves, rain jacket, rubber boots, sturdy footwear, hat, touque, extra socks, sandals or indoor shoes (events go rain or shine).
  • Plastic bag for laundry
  • Sun screen, bug repellent
  • Soccer balls, footballs, Frisbees, fishing gear (license required for those 16 and older), books, games, etc.
  • Life jackets for small kids (there are large life jackets available)
  • Bikes (be sure to obey the camp biking rules)
  • Bible

*Alcohol is not permitted.

Contact number during the camp: Wes Janke (780.222.8804)