Some companies, organizations, and people we know and like, and who like us!
Westminster Presbyterian Church
Our valued sponsor, a caring congregation and community who are so welcoming and so much a part of the larger community in Westboro. It’s also the place where we meet.
The Scout Shop
Buy your camping and outdoor gear at the Scout Shop and support Scouting. All physical Scout Shop stores are now closed, including the former Head Office location at 1345 Baseline Rd, and business is being conducted online.
Mountain Equipment Company (MEC)
Incorporated in 1971, MEC sells great camping, climbing, footwear, and other gear. MEC started as a Co-Op but in 2021 in a post-pandemic world was taken private and is now a corporation.
“Your active lifestyle destination” – solid footwear, bikes, and other gear related to Scouting. Tell them you are a member of Scouting to receive 10% off. They also service bikes and skis.
Brebner Manufacturing and Repair
Need a tent or sleeping bag repaired, a zipper replaced, anything outdoors with a zipper or closure that needs repair? In Ottawa, go to Brebner. Great service and pricing! Why buy a new one when you can repair?
Tall Tree Cycles
Looking for road or mountain bikes to buy, or repair your bike? Try Tall Tree.
Winter First Aid Tips – from CPR Certified
Winter camping can be as exhilarating as it is challenging; winter landscapes and wilderness can be incredibly beautiful. But winter is a particularly dangerous time for both recreational hiking and necessary travel. If you get stuck in the weather—either in a camping situation or in your car—it’s important to know what to do to survive.