Rules and Regulations
In order to ensure the safety of our team members and campers, we have the following updated rules and regulations to share. We ask that you please review this information thoroughly with all family members and/or guests who are staying on your registered site.
These rules and regulations are in effect immediately, as of June 26th, 2020. Given the fluidity of the Covid-19 pandemic, these protocols are subject to change at any time. Any camper, regardless of age, who breaches these rules and regulations will be asked to leave the campground immediately. Should you have any questions or concerns please feel free to contact us at [email protected].
All campers and visitors are required to review, complete, and sign our Declaration Form regarding their health prior to arrival and/or during registration. Legal guardians must complete the Declaration Form for persons under 18 years of age.
Should you feel unwell, have a fever, or exhibit any of the symptoms of COVID-19 please stay home and our team will gladly work with you to change or cancel your booking. Please see the “Booking & Refunds” section below for additional information.
Social Distancing Protocols & Masks:
All guests are expected to observe sensible physical distancing (2 meters minimum) and handwashing practices while on-site. Guests are also expected to comply with current restrictions on the size of social gatherings and organized public events, please see the “Visitors” section below for additional information. Access to walking and biking trails will be permitted, users must follow social distancing rules.
Please be advised that masks are mandatory in all public indoor spaces, including our washroom & shower stations. While masks are not mandatory to wear while showering, we ask that you please always have one on hand for entering and exiting the facility.
Any equipment that is rented or provided to campers will be cleaned and disinfected between each use. This includes but is not limited to picnic tables and fire-pit grill tops.
Our washroom and shower facilities will be briefly closed twice a day for our staff to clean and disinfect. Please respect closed signage when this is being done.
Access to the following common areas will not be permitted until further notice:
- General store
- Pavilion and common picnic area
- All areas marked “closed” and/or taped off
Bookings & Refunds:
Given the unpredictable nature of the Covid-19 virus we have temporarily adjusted our refund policy. Payments made for the 2020 camping season are eligible to be transferred to the 2021 camping season, or for full refund, if canceled 7 days or more prior to your arrival date. Please contact our team via email at [email protected] to change or cancel your booking.
Our office will be open from 10:00am until 6:00pm. Check-in is between 1:00pm and 6:00pm and check-out is at 12:00pm. Should you arrive after 6:00pm we will be happy to check you in during our business hours the following day. Please note that no campers will be permitted to park on-site overnight prior to checking in. A reminder that the Campground General Store will be closed for the 2021 season. You may purchase fire wood and ice only at the Campground Office.
You must be 18 year of age or older to register at a site. The registrant is responsible for the conduct of those residing at their site and visitors. A maximum of six campers are permitted per site, except in the case of younger family members. Anyone not registered is not permitted to drive through the campground, please show your pass when re-entering the campground.
- Quiet time is between 11:00PM and 8:00AM.
- Please do not infringe on campsites of others – one camping unit is designated per site.
- Campers are asked to keep their sites tidy, and put all garbage in the appropriate containers.
- Drinking alcohol is only permitted by registered campers over the age of 19, at their campsite.
- All sewage (black or grey) must be emptied at the dump site only.
- Fireworks, firearms, other weapons and the use of generators are not allowed in the campground.
- Please do not disturb or damage plant life. Do not disturb, damage or feed animal life.
- Wesley Clover Parks strives to provide all of our visitors with a safe and comfortable experience. We ask that all guests please read and comply with our Anti-harassment and Anti-discrimination Policy.
One other non-camping vehicle is permitted at each site. Please do not park on empty sites, grass areas or roadways. No vehicles or RVs are allowed to be washed in the park. Please be safe and respect the speed limit of 20 km/h, which is strictly enforced. Our roads are only for the use of those registered in the park, including bicycle use which is permitted only by registered campers. Motorized vehicles are only to be used to travel between the entrance and your campsite.
To protect our forest, no outside firewood is allowed into the campground. Any outside firewood will be bagged and safely stored until campers leave. Learn more about how moving firewood, even a few kilometres, can spread disease and possibly damage the forest at the Wesley Clover Parks Campground. Fires are only permitted in fire pits, with an adult in attendance. No large fires are allowed, and all fires are to be put out before leaving the fire pit area. To check if a Fire Ban is currently in effect click here.
Due to COVID-19, no visitors will be permitted on-site until further notice. There will be no exceptions to this rule.
Pets are to be kept on a short leash and controlled at all times. Pets are not to be left outside or in tents unattended. Please be considerate of others. Please pick up after your pets.
Neither the Wesley Clover Parks Campground nor management is responsible for theft, loss or damage of equipment and vehicles.
Ticks are most often-found in forests and wooded areas but they can also live in shrubs, tall grass and leaves. By taking precautions you can enjoy the great outdoors! Visit http://www.ottawapublichealth.ca/en/public-health-topics/lyme-disease.aspx for more information about ticks and preventing Lyme disease.