Canadian Camping Association

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Canadian Camping Association

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        The Canadian Camping Association was established in 1936. The purpose of the Association was to "further the interests and welfare of children, youths and adults through camping as an educative, recreative, and character-developing experience." Other goals have been acknowledge over the years: "to present the image of organised camping on a national level; to administer national camping affairs and to act as a liaison between provincial camping associations; to encourage the development of high standards in camping; and to develop and promote research, training programs, and conferences on a national level.


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