COVID-19 and Camp
Last Update: July 29, 2020
It is with heavy hearts that we announced the suspension of traditional overnight camping programs at Turtle Mountain Bible Camp due to the safety concerns created by the COVID-19 pandemic.
We have been diligently following the COVID-19 protocols to assess the risks and prayerfully determine how we would be able to assure safety in the event we would be allowed to operate this summer.
The following information is up to date and will provide information for what is programs will be running in July and August.
Summer 2020 Day Camp Announcement
Due to the constant change as a result of COVID-19 and new information being made available, we will provide updates regarding summer camp on this page.
Frequently Asked Questions
Because camp has been suspended, will I receive a refund?
Yes - refunds are being completed. If you have registered your child and not received an email about your refund, please contact Howard Weir.
When will we know if camp is cancelled?
All traditional over-night camp sessions have been suspended as of May 18. Alternative programs are being developed to provide a safe & fun camp experience – more information will be provided as provincial regulations allow.
How long will camp be closed?
All traditional over-night camp sessions have been suspended as of May 18.
What has TMBC done to mitigate the effects of COVID-19?
Prior to the restrictions placed on group gatherings, we have industry leading protocols around the cleaning and disinfecting of the camp facilities. Since restrictions have been put in place, we introduced increased hand washing protocols for all on site as well as screening tests being completed by our team.
Is the camp open? Can I visit?
Camp is not open to the public at this time.
Has COVID-19 stopped the proccess of the New Facility?
The construction of the New Facility has continued during the COVID-19 pandemic. The crews working on-site are qualified as essential workers and they have been diligently working on the New Facility. For more information on the project itself – check out our Facebook page: Turtle Mountain Bible Camp Rise Up & Build.