News & Updates From The HOC Team

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At HOC, we've always got lots of stories about our summer hockey camp in Northern Ontario! Check out our most recent posts below.


On The Trails: Helmet Safety at HOC

On The Trails: Helmet Safety at HOC

Posted in Countdown to HOC 2021

Assistant Camp Director Jeff and his boys are heading out for a bike ride and wanted to show you some tips on properly fitting your bike helmet.

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Views Of The Week - Sunrises, Sunsets and Campfire

Views Of The Week - Sunrises, Sunsets and Campfire

Posted in Countdown to HOC 2021

Even though camp isn't currently in session, beaming bright sunrises, warm sunsets and our traditional Friday night campfire glow all round out the views from the first week of summer camp 2020.

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Meet Captain Camper.. and HOC Summer Contest!

Meet Captain Camper.. and HOC Summer Contest!

Posted in Countdown to HOC 2021

We seem to have a roaming lone camper at HOC this summer... goes by the name of Captain Camper! We are seeing him all over camp. He seems to be following us around and showing up in our pictures and videos. He wanted us to send you a message that 'he misses you'.

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Good... Morning... Campers!!

Good... Morning... Campers!!

Posted in Countdown to HOC 2021

The morning wake up call at HOC is a tradition that Camp Director Kevin is famous for. This summer, Kevin is offering to help parents get their kids out of bed... HOC style. Turn the volume up and see what happens!

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Virtual Welcome to First Day HOC 2020 Summer Camp

Virtual Welcome to First Day HOC 2020 Summer Camp

Posted in Countdown to HOC 2021

Today is June 28. Under normal circumstances, it would be the first day of HOC2020 camp and we'd be welcoming campers and their parents all day long. This year, things are different. Take a look.

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Hockey Opportunity Camp 2020 Season Cancellation

Posted in What's New at HOC

It is with deep sadness that we share that Hockey Opportunity Camp will NOT be open for its 2020 camp season. As you will have heard this afternoon, the Government of Ontario announced that Overnight Summer Camps will remain closed for the 2020 season.

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HOC Update Re: Coronavirus (COVID-19) - May 11, 2020

Posted in What's New at HOC

As we all play witness to extraordinary and unprecedented times, we want to make sure our HOC camp community stays informed and up to date on the latest developments as they pertain to Coronavirus (Covid-19) and our upcoming summer camp season.

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Ice Hockey 'Sport' Added to Women's Retreat

Ice Hockey 'Sport' Added to Women's Retreat

Posted in What's New at HOC

Ladies, this is a perfect opportunity to start your hockey season off right with exceptional hockey instructors leading you through power skating, skills and drills.

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#Thanks to Camp...research, stories and more.

#Thanks to Camp...research, stories and more.

Posted in What's New at HOC, Testimonials, Alumni Stories/Memories

What does a summer camp experience really give your child?

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Registration Now Open: 2018 Sport + Spirit for Her Retreat

Registration Now Open: 2018 Sport + Spirit for Her Retreat

Posted in What's New at HOC

Ladies, we believe that camp is for all ages! And we have lots of ideas why you should consider coming to camp for our fall Sport & Spirit For Her women's retreat.

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Now Accepting 2018 Staff Applications

Now Accepting 2018 Staff Applications

Posted in Staff News

It's that time again! The snow has arrived and we are making summer plans already. Our camper registrations are steadily coming in and we're looking to hire the best staff team to provide exceptional camp programming for ou...

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2018 Camper Registration Now Open

2018 Camper Registration Now Open

Posted in What's New at HOC

Thinking about summer yet? We are!

Our 2018 Camper and LIT registrations are now open. If you are a returning user to Campsite, please log in with your previously saved...

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2017 Camper Registration Now Open

2017 Camper Registration Now Open

Posted in What's New at HOC

Camper registration is now open for summer 2017.  HOC is excited to announce the launch of our new registration system for the upcoming camp season. We have partnered with a camp management software company called Campsite. Campsite...

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Success of HOC's 50th Anniversary

Success of HOC's 50th Anniversary

Posted in 50th Anniversary

We would like to extend our thanks to all Campers, Staff, and Alumni who participated in our 50th Anniversary Celebrations this past summer. 50 years is an incredible achievement in longevity, perseverance, and success and we could...

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New Camp Registration System

New Camp Registration System

Posted in What's New at HOC

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New for the Summer 2016: Outdoor Climbing Tower

New for the Summer 2016: Outdoor Climbing Tower

Posted in What's New at HOC

We are taking one of our popular camp activities and not only bringing it outside but also adding some new, fun and challenging elements to get campers excited for the summer of 2016. Get ready to climb high in our new Outdoor 3 Sided Climbing Tower!

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