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Overnight Information Handbook

General Information
  • Location
  • Camp Hours
  • Your Guides
  • Environmental Initiatives
  • Consumer Image Policy
  • Collection of Personal Information
  • Accessibility
How to Register
  • Who Can Register?
  • How do I Pay?
  • What Correspondence Will I Receive?
  • Questions?
  • Toronto Zoo Member Discount
  • Refunds, Transfers and Cancellation Policy
  • Wait Lists
  • Waivers
Camp Programming
  • Sample of a Bush Camp Evening (Family & Group Nights)
  • What the Bush Camp Fee Includes
  • Specialized Bush Camp Nights
  • Campfire
  • Zoomobile Transportation
  • Photography (Includes Film/Video and Still Images)
  • Extend Your Visit
  • Bush Camp Merchandise & Souvenirs
Meals and Snacks
  • Menu -Youth Group/Family/Bush Camp Jr./Adult
  • Meals for Restricted Diets
  • Additional Foods/Snacks
  • Food Service Provider
  • Lunch Arrangements
Accommodations & Facilities
  • Tents
  • Cots
  • Mats
  • Showers
  • Electrical Outlets
  • Taps/Portable Water
  • Washrooms
  • Lighting at Night
  • Gear Storage Facility
  • Picnic Shelter
  • Wheelchair Accessibility
Camper Checklist
  • How to Prepare for Camp
  • What to Leave at Home
  • Lost and Found Items
Arrivals and Departures
  • Upon arrival
  • Camp hours
  • Extend your visit
  • Visiting the Zoo the Day of Your Overnight Prior to Start of Bush Camp Program
  • Visiting the Zoo the Day After Your Overnight following the Completion of the Bush Camp Program
  • Early Departures or Late Arrivals
  • Administrative/Support Centre Parking Area
  • Directions to Administrative/Support Centre Parking Area (from the South)
  • Transportation by Public Transit
Health & Safety
  • Peanut Aware Camp
  • Medication
  • EPI-PENS/Puffers/Inhalers
  • Medical Assistance
  • Behavioural Policies
  • Supervision
  • Severe weather
Youth Groups (schools/children's clubs/community youth groups)
  • Qualifying as a youth group
  • Costs
  • Final confirmation of participant numbers
  • Payment - deposit and final payments
  • Birthday parties
  • Supervision - Supervisor Duties
  • Badges
  • Merchandise
  • Organizing your group - Teacher/Group Leader Checklist - two weeks prior to overnight date/ day before the overnight
  • FORMS - Mandatory for all groups attending