Discover Your Perfect Outdoor Getaway Here

In this section, we invite you to explore our camping grounds like never before. From serene lakeside retreats to rugged mountain hideaways, we offer a variety of outdoor destinations where you can escape the hustle and bustle of everyday life and reconnect with nature.

About Us

Welcome to Sara and Eldon Tanner Youth Camp, a spiritual haven owned and managed by The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Nestled in a serene lakeside location, our camp is dedicated to providing youth groups and families with a sacred space to grow spiritually, forge lasting friendships, and experience the joy of wholesome recreational activities.

At Sara and Eldon Tanner Youth Camp, we believe in the power of retreating from everyday distractions to focus on personal development and faith. Our programs are designed to strengthen faith in Heavenly Father and Jesus Christ, promote gospel-centered values, and encourage healthy, active living. Each aspect of our camp—from the carefully planned activities to the safely managed facilities—is crafted to support spiritual learning and communal harmony.

Join us in a place where youth can explore their potential, celebrate fellowship, and build a foundation of faith that lasts a lifetime.

WHAT WE OFFER

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Cabins & Sites

🌲🏕️ Click the link below to access our easy-to-use online reservation system. Choose your preferred dates, select from a variety of campsite types, and add any additional amenities to make your stay at Sara and Eldon Tanner Youth Camp unforgettable. Start planning your getaway today!

Amenities and Facilities

Our campsite blends comfort with the excitement of the outdoors. Enjoy well-maintained Restrooms and Showers, conveniently located for your convenience. Experience the community vibe at our Picnic Areas, equipped with tables and grills, perfect for a family meal under the trees. Gather around the Fire Pits in the evening to roast marshmallows and share stories. Explore the natural beauty of our camp through various Hiking Trails, suitable for all experience levels, or relax by serene Fishing Spots for some quiet time with nature. Each facility at our camp is designed to enhance your stay, ensuring a memorable adventure with all the comforts of home.

Outdoor Activities

Immerse yourself in nature with our diverse range of outdoor activities. Hike through scenic trails, bike along picturesque paths, or cast a line at our serene fishing spots. Enjoy boating adventures with our available canoes and kayaks, and don't miss the chance to spot local wildlife in their natural habitat. For those looking to plan their journey, we provide detailed trail maps and guides at the camp. Whether you’re seeking tranquility or adventure, Sara and Eldon Tanner Youth Camp offers something for every outdoor enthusiast.

Campground Rules and Safety

For a safe and enjoyable camping experience, please familiarize yourself with our campground rules, safety guidelines, and local regulations. Learn about responsible camping practices, fire safety, and proper wildlife interactions by visiting our detailed guidelines page. Ensure your stay is both memorable and secure by following these essential tips.

Trusted by many people

The place is well kept, people incharge of the site was kind, helpful and friendly. My grandchildren enjoyed the inflatable water blob and I enjoyed the kayak. Thank you

GLENDA KAGAOAN TAN

Great campground.

Tons of activities available.

DREW WOLSEY

FAQ

What types of accommodation are available at the camp, and what are their rates?

We offer various accommodations including cabins, lodges, and camping sites, ranging from $20 to $80 per night. Detailed rates for each option are available on our Fees page. See link HERE!

How can I book a facility or activity at the camp?

Bookings can be made directly through our website’s booking system. Select the facilities and activities you're interested in, and follow the prompts to secure your reservation.

What payment methods are accepted for camp fees?

Church units can pay via unit-to-unit transfer through LCR or a personal e-transfer. Families should use personal e-transfer. Detailed instructions will be provided in your reservation invoice.

Are there any additional costs for activities at the camp?

Yes, we offer various activities such as archery, canoeing, and zip lining, with fees at $10 per time block. Some amenities like the waterfront are available at no extra cost.

What should I bring to the camp?

We recommend bringing appropriate clothing for activities, personal toiletries, and any necessary medications. Please bring a sleeping bag, sleeping mat, personal towel. The camp water is potable well water, therefore if you prefer, bring bottled water.

What are the camp rules regarding pets and smoking?

Pets are not allowed at the camp, and all forms of smoking, vaping, drugs, and alcohol are strictly prohibited to ensure a safe and healthy environment.

Is there a dress code at the camp?

Yes, we require adherence to the "Strength of the Youth" dress guidelines. These are designed to promote a respectful and modest environment.

What safety measures are in place for activities like archery and ziplining?

Safety is our top priority. Activities like archery and tomahawk throwing require the supervision of a qualified rangemaster. Zipline users must attend a specific orientation session as outlined in the Zipline Orientation document.

How is the camp accommodating for group bookings?

Our Group Sites are perfect for larger gatherings, accommodating more guests at a rate of $80 per night. Please contact our camp warden for more details on arranging group stays.

What are the quiet hours at the camp?

To ensure a peaceful environment for all campers, quiet hours are enforced from 11:00 PM to 7:00 AM. We appreciate your cooperation in respecting these times and other campers.

What amenities are available near the camp

The camp is conveniently located near the heart of Wabamun, where visitors can find local dining options, grocery stores, and recreational facilities. The proximity to Wabamun Lake also offers opportunities for fishing and water sports.

Are there electrical outlets available at the campsite?

Yes, our campsite includes powered sites that provide electrical outlets suitable for RVs and other camping needs. Each powered site is equipped with standard electrical hook-ups, featuring a 15 AMP electrical circuit. Please be aware of the limitations of our electrical circuits when planning the use of high-power devices. Note that there is an additional charge for using powered sites, and availability can be checked through our booking system.

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5007 Lakeshore Rd, Fallis, AB T0E 0V0, Canada