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Salem Acres Bible Camp

Mailing Address

  • P.O. Box 84129
  • Market Mall
  • Calgary, AB T3A 5C4

Camp Address

  • Highway 590
  • Near Elnora, AB T3A 5C4

Phone: (403) 773-2226

Description and Mission

our statement of faith

We cherish the Bible; it is the complete and reliable revelation of God to humankind, relevant to our life and future.
We believe in one God, eternally existing in three Persons: Father, Son, and Holy Spirit.
We follow the Lord Jesus Christ; He, as both God and man, stepped into human history dealing decisively with our issues of purpose, sin, and death.
We trust that Jesus Christ died for our sins, and He, by rising from the dead, gives eternal life to all who believe in Him.
We love all people; each person is uniquely created in the image and likeness of God, is to be highly valued, and will exist forever.
Through willing obedience, we believe our ultimate goal is to bring glory to God through Jesus Christ and to enjoy Him forever.
We are committed to applying the principles from the life of Jesus Christ and from the Bible, as a whole, to our everyday lives.
Our purpose, in the words of Jesus, is to

Program Information & Activities Offered

Summer Bible Camps
Retreat Center
Retreat activities may include:

hiking & trek through our 500 acres of land
canoeing &enjoy pelicans and beavers and take in the vistas along the Red Deer River valley
sports & try basketball, volleyball or a good old-fashioned game of sticks
star-gazing & it's true...the stars are brighter at Salem Acres!
fun in the snow & toboggan, have a snow sculpture contest, or start a snowball fight
Serious things on your mind? Salem Acres is also equipped with audio-visual equipment for conference-style sessions. Please email for retreats for details on our equipment.

Facility Information

Our property consists of over 300 Acres of land and a variety of buildings designed to meet the needs, of our guests, young or old.

The main lodge consists of a kitchen and dining hall capable of nourishing about 80 people at a time.


This lodge offers full living facilities for 24 people, including a large common area, kitchen and laundry facilities.


This cottage offers sleeping, washroom, lounge and laundry facilities for 19 people. Includes a small kitchen with limited snack preparation equipment.


The cabins feature six dormitory-style rooms in two heated buildings. Each room sleeps 10. Washroom facilities are across the yard in the dining hall complex.