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Camp Gilwell

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CAMP GILWELL is the Scout camp of the Comox Valley District. It is located in the Comox Valley just north of Courtenay, along the banks of the Brown's River, close to Forbidden Plateau and Mount Washington ski runs and hiking trails.

FACILITIES: Four heated cabins accommodate 48. The A-frame dining room, with hot and cold running water and full kitchen facilities, seats 35 with sleeping accommodation for 3. All buildings have electricity with electric heat in the cabins and a wood stove in the A-frame. There is a covered picnic shelter for 30 with electric lights and outlets. There are developed campsites for approximately 50 tents.

There are outhouses  on site and there is a wash house with limited indoor flush toilet and shower facilities. Sports field, campfire pits and a swimming hole on the river are available at the camp.

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