TRANSFERS TO/ FROM CAMP
Domestic (Canadian or US) Campers:
If you are planning to drive your child to camp, below are directions from Toronto OR
Drop Off Times: between 2 and 4 pm
Pick Up Times: between 9 and 11 am
If you have requested a bus transfer to or from camp, please see links below for the specific pick up times and location for your child.
Swallowdale Camp staff will meet all international campers at Toronto's Pearson International Airport (YYZ). Remember, we need your flight details by May 15th, 2017.
TORONTO to SWALLOWDALE CAMP
(approx. 250 km)
1. Take Hwy #400 North towards Barrie
2. At the junction, follow signs for Ontario 69/Parry Sound/Sudbury exit
3. Take exit 207 for Ontario Hwy 141 towards Rosseau/Huntsville (Hwy 141 is also known as Lake Joseph Rd.)
4. Turn right on Hwy 141 E/Lake Joseph Road and continue for approx. 22km.
5. Turn right to stay on Hwy 141 E (Signs for 141/Rosseau/Huntsville)
6. Turn right onto Bright Street after passing the small town of Rosseau. Look for signs for Rosseau Lake College and turn into the college entrance.
QUÉBEC CITY, MONTRÉAL & OTTAWA to SWALLOWDALE CAMP
(approx. 800 km from Québec City, 500 km from Montréal, 380 km from Ottawa)
1. Take routes #20 and 40 from Québec City or Montréal to Ottawa
2. Continue through Ottawa on Hwy #417
3. Join Hwy #17 just after Ottawa
4. Continue on Hwy #17 to Renfrew
5. Turn West on Hwy #60 toward Huntsville. Pass the Town of Huntsville and continue until Hwy 60 ends at the entrance of Hwy 11 South. Merge onto Hwy 11 Southbound towards Toronto and travel for approx. 3km.
6. Take the next exit (219) towards Aspdin Rd/Muskoka District Road 3 (Sings for Muskoka Rd 3 Huntsville/Aspdin) - Hwy 3 is also known as Aspdin Road. Continue for approx. 35km.
7. As you approach Hwy 141, Aspdin Rd. turns into Cardwell Rd. Cardwell Rd. will end at Hwy 141 (right in front is the Rosseau General Store - white building).
8. Turn left onto Hwy 141 E
9. Turn right onto Bright Street after passing the rest of the town. Look for signs for Rosseau Lake College and turn into the college entrance.
For campers who request BUS transfers TO CAMP:
We require travel details (flight, train) by May 15th 2017
All transfers to camp are arranged from Pearson International Airport OR Union Train Station
Campers who live in Toronto will be advised of the time to arrive at Pearson International Airport or Union Station for departure to camp. Specific terminal and meeting point will be verified by phone or email closer to camp start.
Campers arriving into Toronto by plane or train will be met by camp staff (wearing Swallowdale Camp or CISS T-shirts) at time of arrival at the designated arrival gate
Some wait time should be expected as we are receiving several students (including international arrivals) on the same day
*Fees apply for any transfer services provided - please consult your 2017 application form for details.
Who's picking me up at the airport?
For campers who request transfers FROM CAMP:
- Families who live in or close to Toronto will be advised of the time to pick up their camper(s) from Pearson International Airport or Union Station. Specific terminal and meeting point will be verified by phone or email closer to the departure date.
- Campers departing Toronto by plane or train will be dropped off at their appropriate departure gate in sufficient time to meet their flight or train. Staff will assist campers with check in.