The Brownell Children’s Retreat is located about 14.5 km’s NW of Sundre, AB on the beautiful James River.
The camp is situated in a beautiful, peaceful location and is equipped for events such as: summer camps, cultural events, corporate training retreats, church youth groups, weddings, etc.  

Just a few awesome amenities the camp has to offer include:

  • A spacious Main Lodge which can
    • Accommodate up to 97 overnight guests
    • Fully equipped kitchen
    • Large Dining Hall 
    • 7 Training Rooms – great for breakout sessions, crafts etc.
    • Fireside lounge – pool table, air hockey, ample seating – great for winding down to a movie or game of cards
  • Roundhouse gymnasium – great for cultural events, wedding receptions, church sermons, basketball etc.
  • 26 Full Service RV Sites with additional power only and natural sites
  • 20 Cabins which can sleep up to 7 guests each
  • Multiple campfire sites
  • Baseball and soccer fields
  • Full Size Volleyball net

For information on renting the Brownell Children’s Retreat, please visit our Group Rental Page .

Covid 19 has had a significant financial impact on the Brownell Children’s Retreat with the cancellation or transer of nearly all 2020 group rentals. We rely on these rentals to operate and maintain the camp. If you would like to make a donation to support our Retreat Brownell Children’s Retreat Covid-19 Relief fundraising campaign, please click to donate below. Tax receipts will be issued for all donations $20.00  and above. 

Thankyou to all for your continued support.