CPF AB & NWT – REGISTRATION IS OPEN! -Camping en Français 2024 – Drumheller Area

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Camping en Français in Drumheller, Alberta – August 16 – 19, 2024

Join CPF Alberta & NWT for our second annual camping event! Bring your trailer, tent trailer or tent! We are finalizing details and registration will be open shortly.

Who should attend?  CPF Members’ Families of French-Second-Language, French Immersion and Francophone students who wish to camp with other families.

  • CPF Alberta & NWT is happy to announce that CPF membership is now FREE! Please complete membership before registering for any of our programs. For our family events, one family member must be a CPF member, however, we encourage everyone over the age of 18 to join in our mission to support French second language learning and become a members! Click HERE to become a member.
  • Please read Liability Waiver, prior to completing registration/booking tickets. – Click HERE.
  • *All participants/attendees under 18 must have a completed  MEDICAL WAIVER.- Click HERE * Please complete this before registering or come back to this page to grab the link in order to complete.

Monitors (aged 16+). Please note that we do not have the same requirements for this event as we do for the Falling into French Weekend or French Family Fun weekend as some of the programming will be done by partner staff. Positions are limited and will be based on CPF Alberta requirements for the event.

Where will everything take place? Handhills High-Country Hideaway

What will take place?  A fun-filled family camping weekend full of French and bilingual activities for French and non-French speakers.

Please find more detailed information – *Please note times & activities may vary – Click HERE for the Schedule of the Weekend

Please find a Q&A – Click HERE.

Map of facility –HERE.

Why should you go?  This is an opportunity for your child(ren) to use and  practice French outside of school. It’s also a great opportunity to take some time to spend time with family and friends.

When will it take place?  August 16 – 19, 2024

What will you need? This is a camping weekend, please bring your trailer, tent or tent trailer and everything you need to camp.

CPF Spirit Wear Store:

Over the years we have been asked for CPF logo wear thus we are pleased to announce that for the third time you can purchase your custom made logo wear HERE.

The stores closes Sunday August 4 at 11:59pm and items will be available for picked up at the camping en français event. Shipping is also available to those in Alberta.

Included with registration cost:*

  • 3 nights accommodation (choose from a fully serviced site or un-serviced site in the Group area B for your tent or trailer.
  • Family Scavenger hunt
  • Saturday youth programming in French (ages 6-17)
  • Saturday night catered super
  • Saturday evening entertainment/fire-pit social
  • Sunday youth programming (ages 6 – 17)
  • Sunday evening fire-pit social/ Potluck dessert
  • Entry fees for the rest of the family during the programming times for the youth.

*Activities may vary.

Cost? Camping package is a base rate for 1 adult + 1 Child  additional adults and children extra. Children aged 5 and younger are FREE.


1 Adult + 1 child – Unserviced camping site (Group site B) for tents and trailers – $180.00

1 Adult + 1 child – Power & Water camp site (Group site B) for tents and trailers – $200.00

1 Adult + 1 child – Fully serviced site (exact sites being confirmed) (with power / water & sewage)- $225.00

Cost for additional adults/children:

Each additional adult (18+) add: $65.00 (incl. entry fees)

Each additional child (6-12) add: $25 (incl. Programming, entry fees) 

Each additional youth (13 – 18) add: $25 (incl. Programming & entry fees)

Amenities at campground:

Mini golf (upgrades coming soon), sand Volleyball Court, Sandpit with fossil or coin dig for kids, convenience store, Hookum, Corn hole, Badminton and bocce ball, Horseshoe pits. Feel free to bring your own equipment as there is limited supplies on site.

Please reach out if you have any questions or concerns – Isabelle Yeo at iyeo@ab.cpf.ca

*Financial assistance is available. Please contact us directly at cpab@ab.cpf.ca *

You should receive a confirmation email once you register.

Cancellation policy:
Cancellations made 7 days or more in advance of the event date, will receive a 100% refund. Less an administration fee of $20.00.
Cancellations made 3-6 days prior to event will incur a 20% fee.
Cancellations made within 48 hours to the event will not receive a refund.


The numbers below include tickets for this event already in your cart. Clicking "Get Tickets" will allow you to edit any existing attendee information as well as change ticket quantities.
Fully serviced Site
Fully serviced site (water, power and sewage) for 1 adult + 1 Child/youth Sites available 26, 27, 28, 30, 31,36, 37,40, 48, 49, 50 & 51 and will be assigned upon arrival.
$ 225.00
11 available
Power & Water Site
Power & Water site at Group Site B - Sopps Landing for 1 adult & 1 Child/Youth
$ 200.00
3 available
Unserviced Site
Unserviced Site (Group Site B - Sopps Landing) 1 Adult + 1 Child/Youth
$ 180.00
6 available
Additional Adult (18 +)
Additional Adult 18+
$ 65.00
200 available
Additional Youth (13 - 17)
Additional Youth (Aged 13 - 17)
$ 25.00
150 available
Additional Child (5-12)
Additional Child 9Aged 5-12)
$ 25.00
250 available
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