Hila Outdoor  Centre

Science and Nature


Carol and Wayne Campbell are owners of  the Hila Outdoor Centre This 12 acre facility recently celebrated 25 years of science and nature education. During this period the centre was home to Hila Science Camp, a resident camp attracting clientele from all over the world.  The centre  also hosts workshops for teachers, students and clubs, covering topics ranging from nature photography and astronomy to alternative energy.
The centre is located in the Upper Ottawa Valley close to the world class kayaking and rafting facilities on the Ottawa River and a kilometer from the Provincial  Westmeath Nature Preserve.   
Currently the centre is focused on producing educational videos and resources with a science and nature theme.
Many of these activities and videos are available online, follow the links in the side bar of this page.