Camp Elkhaven

Camp Elkhaven

Camp Elkhaven

Accommodates: 45 indoors

Located overlooking Baynes Sound on the Strait of Georgia, near Courtenay, Camp Elkhaven features 35 acres of forests, orchards and clearings. With full facilities such as a kitchen, dining area, washrooms and a large dormitory that sleeps 45 kids indoors.

For outdoor camping, there is an orchard with 7 grassy acres and picnic tables. There are outdoor toilets located throughout for larger groups.

Complete with a volleyball net, fire pits and horseshoe pitches, make Elkhaven your child's destination for seaside fun!


Area: 35 Acres

Environment: Seaside Forest

Camp Elkhaven is located on Denman Island, British Columbia.

Access to Denman Island is available only by ferry from Buckley Bay

  • (Approximately 20 minutes south of Courtenay, 60 minutes north of Nanaimo)

  • After disembarking the ferry, follow the road until the first intersection with Northwest Road

  • Make a left turn and follow Northwest Road for 1500 metres, or just less than 1 mile

  • The entrance to Elkhaven will be on the left hand (west) side

  • Follow the unpaved road for approximately 600 metres to reach the Main Building

    • The road is kept in good condition, and is accessible to low clearance vehicles

    • The road is one way, please yield to oncoming (exiting) traffic