Campfire Circle Rainbow Lake rental info

Picture yourself at Campfire Circle Rainbow Lake

Situated on its own private lake, our Rainbow Lake site blends natural beauty and flexible spaces, making it a perfect location to host school groups, retreats or corporate team-building events.

About Campfire Circle Rainbow Lake

This convenient venue is situated on a quiet 143 acres in Waterford, Ontario. Established in 1998, this all-season venue is just a short drive from major urban centres offering flexible options for your event without the challenge of long distance commuting.

View a map of the campsite here.

bell tower at CAMPFIRE CIRCLE rainbow lake

Main Building

Dining Hall

The dining hall is a large open space that can accommodate up to 250 people. It includes a state of the art commercial kitchen, and is connected to the Annaleise Carr Activity Hall. With accessible washrooms and wifi access, it is sure to be a main hub for your event.

Annaleise Carr Activity Hall

This beautiful open space boasts hard wood floors and a double-sided fireplace. The space has a house AV system and wifi access and is large and flexible enough to accommodate many of your event’s needs, including keynote addresses, breakout workshops and central gatherings.


Eight semi-detached cabins are available for your group’s accommodation needs. Fully winterized, together they include a total of 208 twin-sized beds spread across 48 bedrooms. Each cabin has a full and half bathroom shared between the three bedrooms.

*Bedding not provided


AYA is a large dormitory style accommodation with two separate living areas. The larger side can sleep 38 guests, and the smaller side can accommodate 18. Each living space has shared washrooms.


Rainbow Lake offers two separate lounge buildings. Both are flexible multi-use spaces with ample space, including couches and tables for various program needs. Each building has a capacity for 50 guests.

Arts & Crafts

The arts & crafts building is centrally located and ready for your creativity. The space is filled with workstations and tables that can comfortably accommodate 20 guests working on various projects.

The Bell Tower

The Bell Tower is located on the shore of Rainbow Lake, a short walk from the main building. Its houses an indoor climbing wall and an accessible observation deck.

Splash Pad & Pool

Beat the heat in our very own outdoor pool and splash pad. *Seasonal availability varies


  • Archery
  • Ball hockey
  • Basketball
  • Canoeing
  • Climbing wall
  • High Ropes Challenge Course
  • Swimming
  • Arts & Crafts
  • Board Games
  • Field Games
  • Fishing
  • Hiking
  • Lacrosse
  • Kayaking
  • Snowshoeing

Questions about Campfire Circle Rainbow Lake

What’s your capacity?

Our dining hall can accommodate up to 250 people.
There are a total of 284 twin-sized beds onsite. Specific room capacities are depend on furniture set-up

Is catering available?

At Campfire Circle Rainbow Lake we have an in-house food service team that would be happy to cater your event. Alternative catering options can be discussed. *Please note that this facility is a nut-free environment.

Can I serve alcohol?

Permitted on a case-by-case basis. Contact our Operations Coordinator to inquire further.

Do you provide bed linens?

No, bedding or bathroom linens are not provided. Contact the booking coordinator to inquire about sizes.

Do I need to get insurance?

Yes, each group that rents our facilities must provide us with a Certificate of Insurance.

Do I need to sign a waiver?

Yes, all program participants will need to sign the necessary waivers.

Where is the closest town/store?

Waterford is a five-minute drive away. Simcoe is 15-minutes away, Brantford and Hamilton are 45 minutes away.

Book your Event at Campfire Circle Rainbow Lake today!

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