General Information

Camp Winchell Coulee is operated on a non-profit basis. All fees collected from Camp Rentals go directly back into the construction and up keep of The Camp. The camp is operated and maintained strictly by volunteers, there are no paid staff.

Located just south of the hamlet of Water Valley, and west of Highway 22, Camp Winchell Coulee is approximately a one hour drive from Calgary. The site is bordered by farm property to the south and east, and a gentle slope to Winchell Coulee and beaver ponds to the north. (Map to Camp 197)

Camp Winchell Coulee sits 30 acres of varied landscape, which makes this facility appropriate for a variety of programs.

Winchell Lodge

A fullly serviced lodge, with complete kitchen facilities, inlcuding two stoves, refridgerator, serving counter, mutli-sink washing facilities and storage. Also included many pots, pans and other sundries. Two seperate sleeping areas for adults and large youth sleeping area, sleeps 58 people. Large open activity, dinning, meeting area complete with chairs and tables.

Tenting Area

7 gravel tenting pads, 20 x 30 ft building cook shelter with electricity, wood floor and wood burning stove and outside campfire circle, single outhouse.

Washroom Facility

We now have a 12’ x 48’ completed washroom facility with Toilets and showers. This facility has a wheel chair accessible toilet and also has a First aid Room.

Wide Game Area

We now have a large open area for wide games, we will be upgrading this area over the next year with grass etc.