Annual Nipika Halloween Camp!

Friday October 27 – Sunday October 29

The Annual Nipika Halloween Camp is a not to be missed annual dryland training and fun camp, open to all members of the Toby Creek Nordic Skills Development Club ages 4-18.


Volunteer SIGN UP HERE, it takes a village to raise kids as awesome as ours are. Share the load, kitchen helpers, coaches, and assistants needed.

CAMP SCHEDULE (subject to change): 

Friday, October 27: 

  • 4:30 arrival
  • 5:15 games, athlete and coach meeting
  • 6:00 dinner and game
  • 7:30 mantracker
  • 10:00 lights out

Saturday, October 28: 

  • 7:30 morning run
  • 8:00 breakfast and paper bag lunch prep
  • 9:30 stretching
  • 10:00 start activities (poll bounding, tag, running games, strength, etc.)
  • 12:00 lunch
  • 1:00 frisbee golf
  • 3:30 polar plunge
  • 6:00 dinner
  • 8:00 talent night
  • 10:00 lights out

Sunday, October 29: 

  • 7:30 morning run
  • 8:00 breakfast and lunch prep
  • 9:30 scavenger hunt activity
  • 12:00 lunch and pack up and help clean up. (Please note that everyone must stay and help clean up at the end of the camp)
  • 12:30 – 1:00 departure

What to bring for training:

  • Nordic walking poles (or classic poles) – The club will bring lots of extras if you don’t have.
  • Don’t forget your Halloween costume or a fun outfit to wear to the campfire Saturday night.
  • Outdoor clothes for all weather/training conditions (shorts and pants, hat, rain gear, cold waether gear etc.)
  • Small backpack for packing lunch and drinks
  • Water bottle
  • Running shoes and indoor/outdoor comfortable/workout gear
  • Headlamp
  • Bearspray (Tis the season)
  • BC Health card number

Please leave electronic devices away for the weekend!


  • Athletes ages 9+ can pay the $50 Barn accomodation fee, OR they may choose alternative sleeping arrangments same as younger athletes.
  • Younger athletes (ages 4-8) need to have a parent or trusted adult available to them all weekend long. With their adult they will need to either, rent a cabin through Nipika, pitch a tent for a small fee to Nipika, park a trailer for a small fee to Nipika, or plan to drive in each day.

Anyone participating needs to be a member of the club:

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