Camp Fircom is a non-profit charity working to create healthy and empowering experiences for kids and families through leadership, play, outdoor education and community.
Renting space at Fircom allows your group the opportunity to decompress and share experiences together while directly supporting the operations and maintenance of camp programs and facilities.
In beautiful Howe Sound, Fircom is just a 20 minute water taxi from Horseshoe Bay.
Leave downtown Vancouver and sit sipping coffee on your ocean-side deck within an hour.
Groups that choose Fircom as their wilderness destination include:
Corporate groups offering team-building and restorative time
Corporate groups offering weekend workshops and education
Social-Change groups facilitating workshops and training leaders
Businesses hosting staff appreciation events
Management teams holding planning sessions
LGBTQ groups connecting youth with their community
Family and friend reunions
Our facilities have the capacity to meet your needs whether you’re a group of 4 or a group of 200.
We offer flexibility in allowing you to bring in your own programming and content, or have us create a customized itinerary and program for your time here.
April 3-5, April 10-12, May 15-18 (must be 80+ ppl), May 22-24 (30- ppl), June 8-10, Aug 31 - Sept 4 (60+ ppl), Oct 30-Nov 1. We have lots of options for weekdays or weekends in from November 2019 to March 2020.
A home away from home
Gambier Island is a remote island. You’ll escape the city with starry nights, wood-burning fireplaces, private beaches and untouched forests. When it’s time to plug–in for the business side of things, our 24/7 electrical grid can handle your devices. We can provide sound systems, projectors and even a Wifi Hub rental.
Fun Facts about Fircom:
Our beautiful dining hall has 360 degree windows and sits atop a bluff overlooking the Howe Sound
Sitting on a peninsula, Fircom has 4 private beaches and 1 public sandy beach to watch the ocean roll
Fircom hugs a provincial park with access to trails ranging from easy to difficult… all gorgeous
Our chef and farmer work together to create nutritious meals made from produce grown in our 1.5 acre garden as much as possible. Be sure to stop and say hi to the chickens!
Groups can choose to self-cater with in-suite kitchens, or join the delicious meals in the dining hall
Our staff and guests contribute to the sustainability of our systems by diligently recycling and sorting all waste
All chemicals and products used on site are bio-degradable and aim to be gentle on our planet and bodies
Fircom invites individuals to participate in community through volunteering, bartering skilled labour and valuable goods, and joining the staff team. Fircom’s mission is made possible because of community involvement and contributions