Wye Marsh Camp @ Home

The joys of camp, the thrill of exploring nature, and
hours of fun all in one box!

What is Camp@Home?

Bring Wye Marsh Camp home to escape the boredom, explore the amazing lessons from nature and experience the fun and spirit of camp.

Camp @ Home is a kit filled with activities, crafts, and links to virtual components that can help your camper connect to nature, learn, and stay occupied from the safety of your home! 

Order your kit today!

How it works in 3 easy steps:

Step 1: Choose a Theme for your Camp @ Home Kit

  • Birding Bonanza - learn about all things birds - how to spot them, what they, eat, where they live, and more!
    Kit includes: a build your own bird house perfect for a chickadee, a carved bird whistle, fun and interactive birding ID activity, a birding for beginners guide, and an engaging bird craft to inspire imaginative play. 
  • Crazy for Camp - camp crafts, songs & fun, including making your own mini canoe paddle!
    Kit includes: a make your own mini paddle kit, a camp craft to inspire imaginative play, paddling for beginners info, fun camp cookout inspiration and some great camp swag.
  • Nature Detectives - uncover some of nature's mysteries with an up-close look using a microscope!
    Kit includes: a pocket microscope, fun and interactive flora and fauna identification activities, a craft to develop greater understanding of ecosystems, and Nature Journaling for beginner’s booklet to get the scientist in you started.   
  • A Bug’s Life - small yet mighty, there is so much to explore about bugs - learn about their lifecycles & ID!
    Kit includes: a family friendly activity, an insect viewer, crafts and projects to inspire deeper connections to nature, fun and interactive insect ID activity, and an insects for beginners guide. 
All kits include access to virtual content and a passport to keep a record of your camp fun!

Kits are geared for ages 6 to 12 (Birding Bonanza, Crazy for Camp) and 4/5 to 12 (A Bug's Life, Nature Detectives).  

Each kit contains activities that can be used as a family, as well as craft supplies and exploration tools for one participant. If you require additional craft supplies for more than one participant, a Camp@Home Add-on kit can be purchased in addition to the original kit. Add-on kits contain the craft supplies and activitiy booklet from the respective Camp@Home Kit for another camper to enjoy while sharing other items and activities contained only in the original kit. 

Step 2: Pay Online 

You will receive two ways to participate in Wye Marsh Camp:

  • A package containing a variety of activities, lessons, games, and crafts, in the theme of your choice, as well as
  • Access to our virtual programming, with video containing instructions, build with me projects, and virtual challenges

Wye Marsh Camp@Home kits are $50.00 + HST, subject to availability

Camp@Home Add-ons are $25.00 + HST, subject to availability

Please pay using the PayPal link below. Please note that you do not need a PayPal account, you can simply "check out as guest", please include a phone number. If you have any questions or require further assistance, please contact 705-526-7809 ext 220 or emetcalfe@wyemarsh.com. 

Order Your Kit Here!

Camp @ Home Kits are currently SOLD OUT.

Thank you to everyone who purchased a kit!


Order Your Add-On Kit Here!

Add-on kits can only be purchased in addition to a Camp @ Home Kit. Add-on kits must match the original kit purchased and contain extra craft supplies so that more than one particiapnt can enjoy the fun of your kit!

Camp @ Home Kits Add-On Kits are currently SOLD OUT.

Thank you to everyone who purchased a kit!


Step 3: Getting your Kit to You!

Wye Marsh Staff will be in contact to arrange getting your Camp @ Home Kit to you. Please choose from one of these options:

  • 'Marsh-side' pick up at Wye Marsh Wildlife Centre at a designated time
  • Ship to you (Shipping Fees apply. Fees based on order)
  • $5 Local Delivery (Midland, Penetang, Tay, Tiny) - please pre-pay below:


Step 4: ENJOY! 

Your Camp @ Home kit will include self-guided activities & crafts. You will also have access to exciting virtual components by following the unique code included with your kit. You can access this virtual content all summer long!

If you have any questions about Camp @ Home, please contact emetcalfe@wyemarsh.com or 705-526-7809 ext. 220.