Camp Sudaca

Sudbury, Ontario

Camp Sudaca is located on the eastern shore of Ramsey Lake and is part of the Lake Laurentian Conservation Area. This conservation area is a large wilderness park which offers educational and recreational programs to school groups. Ramsey Lake is a freshwater lake which receives drainage from Minnow Lake and a few other creeks on the north shore and Laurentian Lake on the south shore. Ramsey Lake drains into Lily Creek, eventually draining into Georgian Bay. Camp Sudaca is a non-profit organization which offers activities for specific age levels including a day camp program for 5 to 14 year olds and for first time campers between the ages of 5 to 6 year olds. Activities range from games, swimming, canoeing, sailing, nature craft, campfires, overnights, mountain biking, wall climbing and camping skills.

COVID-19

Keep your distance from other people.

Practicing social distancing is still essential. Only go to the beach if you are able to keep 6 feet or 2 meters away from others. Follow the instructions provided by your local health authorities. If your community has asked that you remain indoors and away from others, do so. Spending a day in any crowded place is the worst thing we can do for our most vulnerable right now and will counter our efforts to curb the virus’s spread.

Water Quality
  • No data available

  • Current Status
  • This status is based on the latest sample, taken on August 12th, 2019. Swim Drink Fish Canada - Great Lakes Guide updates the status of this beach as soon as test results become available. These results were posted to Swim Guide on August 13th, 2019 at 9:42 AM.
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Monitoring Frequency

Camp Sudaca is sampled weekly from June 1st to August 31st.

Source Information

The Sudbury and Districts Public Health Unit samples beaches weekly from June to the end of August. As of 2018, Ontario beaches are following the Operational Approaches for Recreational Water Guideline, 2018, and the Recreational Water Protocol, 2018, for geometric mean and single-sample maximum parameters. These are now equivalent to those set out in the Guidelines for Canadian Recreational Water Quality – Third Edition, 2012: Geometric mean concentration (minimum of five samples): 200 E. coli/100 mL. Single-sample maximum concentration: 400 E. coli/100 mL. (These values replace the previous, more stringent Ontario standard: a geometric mean of 100 E. coli/100 mL.)

A beach is marked Green when the geometric mean of 5 samples collected within a 30-day period is below 200 E. coli / 100 ml of water and the single sample value is below 400 E.coli/100mL. A beach is marked Red when the geometric mean of 5 samples collected within a 30-day period exceeds 200 E. coli / 100 ml of water and/or exceeds the single sample value of 400 E.coli/100mL. A beach is marked Grey when reliable or up-to-date information is not available. DISCLAIMER: Historical data from 2017 and prior reflect the previous Ontario standard of a geometric mean of 100 E. coli /100 mL. Historical data from 2018 onward reflect the new Ontario Operational Approaches for Recreational Water Guideline, 2018: Geometric mean concentration 200 E. coli/ 100 mL and single-sample maximum concentration of 400 E. coli /100 mL.

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Camp Sudaca

Sudbury, Ontario

COVID-19

Keep your distance from other people.

Practicing social distancing is still essential. Only go to the beach if you are able to keep 6 feet or 2 meters away from others. Follow the instructions provided by your local health authorities. If your community has asked that you remain indoors and away from others, do so. Spending a day in any crowded place is the worst thing we can do for our most vulnerable right now and will counter our efforts to curb the virus’s spread.

Water Quality
  • No data available
  • Current Status
  • This status is based on the latest sample, taken on August 12th, 2019. Swim Drink Fish Canada - Great Lakes Guide updates the status of this beach as soon as test results become available. These results were posted to Swim Guide on August 13th, 2019 at 9:42 AM.
For water quality icon legend, click:  

Camp Sudaca is located on the eastern shore of Ramsey Lake and is part of the Lake Laurentian Conservation Area. This conservation area is a large wilderness park which offers educational and recreational programs to school groups. Ramsey Lake is a freshwater lake which receives drainage from Minnow Lake and a few other creeks on the north shore and Laurentian Lake on the south shore. Ramsey Lake drains into Lily Creek, eventually draining into Georgian Bay. Camp Sudaca is a non-profit organization which offers activities for specific age levels including a day camp program for 5 to 14 year olds and for first time campers between the ages of 5 to 6 year olds. Activities range from games, swimming, canoeing, sailing, nature craft, campfires, overnights, mountain biking, wall climbing and camping skills.

Monitoring Frequency

Camp Sudaca is sampled weekly from June 1st to August 31st.

Source Information

The Sudbury and Districts Public Health Unit samples beaches weekly from June to the end of August. As of 2018, Ontario beaches are following the Operational Approaches for Recreational Water Guideline, 2018, and the Recreational Water Protocol, 2018, for geometric mean and single-sample maximum parameters. These are now equivalent to those set out in the Guidelines for Canadian Recreational Water Quality – Third Edition, 2012: Geometric mean concentration (minimum of five samples): 200 E. coli/100 mL. Single-sample maximum concentration: 400 E. coli/100 mL. (These values replace the previous, more stringent Ontario standard: a geometric mean of 100 E. coli/100 mL.)

A beach is marked Green when the geometric mean of 5 samples collected within a 30-day period is below 200 E. coli / 100 ml of water and the single sample value is below 400 E.coli/100mL. A beach is marked Red when the geometric mean of 5 samples collected within a 30-day period exceeds 200 E. coli / 100 ml of water and/or exceeds the single sample value of 400 E.coli/100mL. A beach is marked Grey when reliable or up-to-date information is not available. DISCLAIMER: Historical data from 2017 and prior reflect the previous Ontario standard of a geometric mean of 100 E. coli /100 mL. Historical data from 2018 onward reflect the new Ontario Operational Approaches for Recreational Water Guideline, 2018: Geometric mean concentration 200 E. coli/ 100 mL and single-sample maximum concentration of 400 E. coli /100 mL.

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