A river runs by us...

So close to everything, yet so far from it all!

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Campground News 2017 - Open May 19 to September 2, 2017

logo copyright Environment CanadaNine Mile River Watch - check this site every Wednesday in season for our 'River Rating' - keeping you in touch with the latest river levels for the best conditions for swimmers, rafters & canoers.  Combined with the weather forecast, our system will help you plan your weekend camping in detail...


Nine Mile River Watch Rating Scale

1 - low - great for children playing, fishing, air mattresses

Wed Jul 19

3

2 - moderately low - good for fishing, tubing
3 - recently rained - great for canoeing, kayaking, tubing, fishing
4 - full - great tubing, canoeing, kayaking
5 - full flood, hazardous - stay clear until full food conditions abate to level 4.

Our Facebook page for Renfrew Camping has years' worth of photos, videos & notes showcasing our campground.  We'd like you to 'Like us', and let us know what you think - constructive comments are always welcome!  You do not need to be logged into your own account (or even have an account) to view most of it, free of ads!



Kid's Birthday Parties at the Campground

Book a birthday party at Renfrew Camping Monday to Thursdays for your child and up to ten other children. The three hour package includes use of:

  • - Rec hall

  • - swimming pool

  • - playground equipment

  • and comes with:

  • - birthday grab bag

  • - 2 slices of pizza OR two hotdogs per child

  • - ice cream for each child

  • - one beverage for each child

See more details on our Camping page...


'Rent-the-Tent'  - Service available again this season - try our family size tent for extra-ezy camping this year.  Tent with queen & double air mattresses & two folding chairs, already set up for you on a convenient lot with fire pit & picnic table.  Bring your own bedding (and snacks!) and move right in for single or multiple nights.  12 Hour notice required please! 

 

Is this the perfect campsite for YOU?'Select-a-Site' - a separate page with map, photos & a few comments to help you select the very best site for your next trip to Renfrew Camping!

Click to check out this page...

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About Us

Welcome to Renfrew Camping, a family oriented campground along the winding Nine Mile River in rural Nova Scotia.

We operate from May to October and offer a full season of activities to keep the whole family happy!

 

Facilities & Attractions:

  • ●  Kids play forts

  • Horseshoe beds

  • River swimming

  • Basketball court

  • RV dump station

  • Coin-op laundry room

  • Office & grocery store

  • Playground equipment

  • Ice & firewood for sale

  • Wildlife watching & photography

  • Minutes from highway & shopping

  • Nine hole par three golf course next door

  • 30x60 ft supervised swimming pool with showers

 

  • We offer..

    cross river sites● 100 sites with EWS (71 @ 30 amp)

    ● 39 un-serviced sites

    ● 54 EW sites

 

interested in our rates?  Check out our discount for Military families...

Camping Rules & Regs - Updated July 2016

 

How to find us...

click for printer-friendly map & driving directions.

GPS Advisory:  We recommend you follow our directions to our campsite rather than using your in-vehicle GPS system.  Our directions are calculated to bring you as close as possible via a 100 Series Highway before turning onto secondary paved roads.  Current GPS directions may route you onto a longer course, partly on back-country dirt roads.

 

Weekend Events & Activities - 2017

Date Event/Activity  
May 19 Camping Season begins and the best of summer is yet to come.

May 20 Hot Chocolate and cookies at 11 AM. Family Bingo in the evening. Adult Bingo in the afternoon.

May 21 Movie with free popcorn in the morning and Family Bingo in the evening. Adult Bingo 1 PM
May 27 Wi sports game made available in the morning. Family Bingo in the evening. Adult Bingo at 1 PM
Jun 3 A craft in the morning and family bingo in the evening. Adult Bingo in the afternoon.
Jun 10 Wi sports game made available in the morning with Family Bingo in the evening. Adult 1 PM.
Jun 17 FATHERS DAY WEEK-END. Come over to the hall and make Dad something special in the morning and there’s Family Bingo in the evening. Adult Bingo in the afternoon.

Jun 24 EASTER-IN-JUNE WEEK-END. Easter egg hunt in the morning with children' s Easter Basket Bingo in the evening and Adult Bingo in the afternoon.
Jul 01 CANADA DAY WEEKEND. Free cake and ice cream on Saturday in the morning and Family Bingo in the evening. Adult Bingo in the afternoon. Fireworks at dusk.
Jul 08 CHRISTMAS-IN-JULY WEEKEND. Craft in the morning along with Santa's arrival at six. Family Bingo in the evening. Adult Bingo in the afternoon.

Jul 15 Water games will be scheduled throughout the day. Family Bingo in the evening. Adult Bingo in the afternoon.
Jul 22 Family Bingo in the evening. Adult Bingo in the afternoon.

Saunders Brothers Kitchen Party starting at 8PM (rescheduled from Aug 19)

Jul 29

Aug 4

CIVIC HOLIDAY WEEK-END. We’ll have a cake walk on Saturday. Family Bingo both Saturday & Sunday in the evening, and Adult Bingo both Saturday & Sunday in the afternoon.
Aug 05 HALLOWEEN-IN-AUGUST WEEKEND. Craft in the morning. Trick or treating at six PM and Family Bingo in the evening. Adult Bingo in the afternoon.

Aug 12 A ‘Sweet of a Weekend’. Make a candy kabob in the morning. Family Bingo in the evening. Adult Bingo 1 PM

 

Aug 19 Pool volleyball in the morning and the afternoon, get your teams together. Family Bingo in the evening and Adult Bingo in the afternoon. And back by popular demand - Saunders Brothers Kitchen Party starting at 8PM  (rescheduled to July 22).

 

Aug 26 HALF PRICE WEEKEND. Get two nights for the price of one. Family Bingo in the evening and Adult Bingo in the afternoon.
Sep 02 LABOUR DAY WEEKEND. There’ll be free ice cream for all kids, Family Bingo Saturday & Sunday in the evening, fireworks on Saturday at dusk (weather permitting), two crafts sessions, one on Saturday and one on Sunday . Adult Bingo on Saturday and Sunday in the afternoon. Pick up your schedule when you arrive.

Other events will be posted in the office, and on our Facebook page.

Looking forward to seeing you all in 2017!

Thanks for camping with us. - Randy & Brenda