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Pre-Camp Letter Emailed YESTERDAY

Thu, 06/01/2023 - 14:40

IMPORTANT ~ If you have registered for Alpengirl Adventure Camp this summer, look for the email sent to you YESTERDAY on May 31, 2023 (check spam setting if you do not see it now) that contains important pre-camp information, unaccompanied minor staff names, and waivers attached for activities such as rafting, rock climbing, surfing etc.. It's going to be a...

Alpenguides - Summer 2023

Wed, 05/24/2023 - 22:32

Alpengirl Camp StaffSummer approaches with sunshine and warmth and we could not be more excited! The Alpenguides and Alpengirls are pulling it all together to make this the best summer ever. At this point you’re probably wondering about the outstanding guides who will be leading you this summer. Here’s a little...

What’s Next After Camp Registration?

Tue, 05/16/2023 - 20:25

camp nature girls camp Alpengirl Camp Parents & Campers ~ Now that you've officially registered for camp and Alpengirl has your camp forms, we’re starting to get to know you better by reading about you, talking with you on the phone, answering all of your questions, and getting you excited for...

Costumes, Dancing & Talent Shows

Fri, 05/05/2023 - 19:13

Summer camp fun activities costumesIn addition to awesome outdoor activities like hiking, rafting, and horseback riding, Alpengirl Summer Adventure Camp is a great place for girls to let loose and have FUN! Everyday at camp is an opportunity for getting goofy with a trusted circle of young women...

Tents, Personal Hygiene & Meals at Camp

Sun, 04/02/2023 - 22:50

Teaching skills at Alpengirl CampIt's the very end of winter here in Bozeman, MT! Still some falling flakes in the high country, birds are chirping, ice on the rivers and lakes are all breaking up, and snow drifts are shrinking daily - sure signs that spring...

Featured Camp: MT Wild Explorer

Fri, 03/24/2023 - 19:03

Spring has sprung here in Montana and we are starting to see signs of melting snow and sunshine. This means only a few short months until summer is here and Alpengirl is in full swing. Camps are filling up so we wanted to highlight some of our camps that still have a few openings... Register...

Getting in Shape For Backpacking!

Wed, 03/22/2023 - 18:49

How to Get in Shape for Backpacking at Alpengirl Camp... You’ve signed up for your adventure of choice. You’re starting to pull together all the necessary documents, you've got your packing list printed and a growing pile of gear, and you are preparing your mind for living in the great outdoors for two whole weeks. As you’re getting your gear...

About Hiking Boots & Socks

Wed, 03/08/2023 - 16:10

Summer camp hiking boot Here's a common question that arrives to us from camp parents at this time of year: “I'd like to start getting our gear. Can you recommend a brand and type of hiking boot? She'd like to break them in before camp.” There...

Bears, Bugs & Backpacking

Wed, 03/01/2023 - 09:00

Girls backpacking summer campSummer adventure camp in Montana? Sounds great. But what about ... Bears, Bugs and Backpacking? Bears: “What about bears in Montana?” The Greater Yellowstone Ecosystem is rich in biodiversity and unique landscapes. Bears and other wildlife live in all of the areas we travel in...

Wild Girls Look No Further

Mon, 02/13/2023 - 08:00

*** This article was originally published in Montana Parent magazine. *** Girls backpacking summer campMorning in the Paradise Valley: the summer sun is up and shining, drying dew from yellow grass and several large green tents pitched in a rough semi-circle. Nearby, there are a couple...