Group Campground at Jim Charles Point

Kejimkujik National Park and National Historic Site

Jim Charles Point Group Campground is available for youth groups and family groups who would like to camp together.

Group camping reservations

From May 13, 2024 to July 17, 2024, call 902-682-2772 with your potential dates and group information.

Beginning July 18, 2024, group camping reservations must be made through the Parks Canada Reservation Service: Reserve online | 1-877-RESERVE (737-3783) | Outside of North America: 519-826-5391

Cost: See prices

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Dates

Camping is available from Victoria Day weekend (mid-May) to the end of October. Camping is not permitted from November to April.

Group sizes

Minimum group size: 6

Campground capacity: 80

Facilities and services

Tent campsites

This is a tenting-only facility. The campground is divided into four sites with varying numbers of tent pads and fireboxes on each.

Equipment rentals

Equipment rentals are available online from Whynot Adventure, the Keji Outfitters. Reservations must be made online in advance. Pick up your rental at Jake’s Landing.

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Picnic shelter

There is a picnic shelter, shared by all groups using the group campground.

Features include:

  • picnic tables
  • two wood-burning stoves (purchase firewood* at the Campground Kiosk)
  • food storage lockers (bring your own lock)
  • drinking water tap, outside the shelter (open year-round)
  • a waste sorting station is located nearby

*It is prohibited to bring firewood into Kejimkujik from outside, to control the spread of invasive species. Campers must purchase firewood at the Campground Kiosk.

Washrooms and outhouses (pit privies)

Washrooms include flush toilets and hand washing basins.

There are several outhouses (pit privies).

Nearby

There is a large grassy common area and a group campfire circle.

Swim in the lake nearby at Kedge Beach or enjoy the playground.

Be prepared

You are responsible for your own safety. Be prepared for changing weather conditions, be aware of hazards, and have adequate information and equipment to ensure a safe visit.

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Map

This map shows the facilities and services available at Jim Charles Point. Jim Charles Point offers tent camping for groups, and newly re-designed roofed accommodations: oTENTik, Ôasis, and rustic cabins, including two accessible oTENTik (401 and 402).

Map of Jim Charles Point

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Group camping Group camping

oTENTik oTENTik

oTENTik Accessible Facilities  Accessible oTENTik (401 and 402)

oTENTik On-leash dogs allowed Pet-friendly oTENTik (408)

Ôasis Ôasis

Cabins Rustic cabin

Cabins On-leash dogs allowed Pet-friendly rustic cabin (C5)

Parking Parking 

Water taps and sinks Drinking water

Toilet Toilet

Showers Shower

Outhouse Outhouse

Picnic area Picnic area

Picnic Shelter Picnic shelter

Playground Playground

Swimming Kedge Beach

 
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