About Us

Camp Fircom is an overnight, environmental retreat centre located on 120 pristine acres on Gambier Island in the Howe Sound.   Since 1923, Fircom has been providing engaging, relaxing outdoor experiences in this rural location only one hour from downtown Vancouver.  We offer exceptional group getaways ranging from corporate retreats, weddings, church retreats, youth camps, and vacation rentals which help serve the mission of our organization: fun, accessible, inclusive summer camp programs.  The camp is accessed by a short 20 minute water taxi ride from Horseshoe Bay, West Vancouver.

Volunteer / Job Postings

Apply now for a Winter Residency 

From October to April, Fircom hosts individuals, couples and families to live at camp. 

Each adult will contribute ten volunteer hours per week to a variety of tasks (farm, grounds, buildings, rentals) in return for free accommodation. Food will be included when groups are at camp, and cooking facilities provided at other times.

There will be endless hours to explore your creative pursuits, home–school your young kids in nature, or finish writing that great novel.

To express interest, please e-mail 

Current Job Postings

Camp Fircom is currently looking for an Administrative Assistant to oversee the summer camp registration. 

This role will be part time in the fall, winter and spring and then full time in summer.  

If you are interested please check out the posting and email your cover letter AND resume to our Executive Director at margod@fircom.ca

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