Introduction

Ben’s Lake Nature Camping is an interactive, engaging and enriching destination property which features its longstanding tradition of trout fishing, boating and kayaking, but also lake swimming, hiking, trail biking, ATV trails and owner Josh Lindsay’s personally designed Ben’s Lake Treasure Hunt.

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Call us today for 2021 Season

Eco-adventure customizable wellness retreats

Music, guided canoe trips, yoga classes, local wine & beer tastings, curing and smoking fish workshops, and so much more!
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Eco-Adventure Wellness Retreats
Monthly themed 2-night Minimalist Backwoods Camping Excursions, including:
– Educational Interactive Workshops
– Outdoor Adventure Programming
– Wellness Classes

Ben’s Lake Retreat Packages and Customizable Adventures include:
– Guided Nature Hike & Foraging Seminar – Learn about the ecology of PEI’s Forests and Sustainable Forest Management. Pick some wild edible plants. Visit an active Beaver Lodge. See some of PEI’s oldest standing trees.
– Yoga classes on the lake.
– Communal cookout where we’ll use wild edibles we collected that day to create a forage & feast.

– Guided breathing and meditation workshop under the Old Growth Forest canopy.
– Canoe Trip up the lake spotting eagles, beavers, and other local wildlife and learn about Watershed Management in PEI.
– Learn about traditional methods for preserving fish. Learn how to clean your catch, cure the meat, and smoke your own fish.
– Wine Tasting and Local Farm to Table Charcuterie Board – pickle your own veg, taste local cheeses, sample our homemade bacon grilled on the open fire, sample local beer & fruit & grape wine provided by Rossignol Winery just up the road in Little Sands – Includes all the breads and spreads from local artisans.

Reservations required.

 

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Weekly Activity Schedule

Tuesday/Thursday/Saturday 4pm  – Guided nature hike exploring the local Acadian forest and wildlife. Take a photo with some of the oldest trees on Prince Edward Island.

Friday – Owl Prowl at dusk

Saturday – Communal Bonfire with storytelling and live music at dusk

Follow our Facebook page for other exciting activities and events throughout the season.

Weddings and Events

As a fully serviced campground, Ben’s Lake also has the capacity to rent our beautiful grounds as a scenic and remote outdoor wedding or event destination. Whether looking for a large event grounds overlooking the stunning views of the lake at sunset, or a quaint old growth forest elopement ceremony under one of our 300-400 year old Eastern Hemlock trees, we can customize a package for you. Our chalet is being converted into a licensed bar as an added amenity for events, as well as having complimentary lawn games. We have a variety of sites for your guests to reserve and stay onsite, and partnerships with local accommodations.

Weddings and other large events – $1,000 plus optional cash bar for $500 which does cover bartender and security.
Contact us for more details and customizable options as well as packages for smaller events such as reunions, elopements, renewal of vows, anniversary or staff parties.
We may also arrange for the rental of a party tent as needed.

Ben’s Lake intends to host a range of events and retreats ourselves so stay tuned on our Facebook page for those!

 

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Now closed for the season - We will reopen for May-October 2021. Watch our Facebook page for special events. Covid Rules