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Camping 101 - Teaching Girls

Wed, 03/08/2017 - 23:35

Teaching camping to girls since 1997We've been teaching girls how to camp outdoors since 1997 and we have these cool colorful teaching aids to help us cover all the basics with you. During the 1st 24 hours of camp we'll teach you everything you need...

Tax-Deductible Donation

Thu, 11/17/2016 - 19:00

Summer Camp Donation - Scholarships Want to help a girl attend Alpengirl Camp? Please consider making a tax-deductible CAMPERSHIP DONATION that will assist girls in becoming Alpengirls! Donations post-marked by December 31 are processed for 2017, and donors receive an acknowledgment letter...

Alpengirl Thanks You for Your Support

Mon, 10/10/2016 - 18:12

Be Happy Girls Outdoors CampThank you to all 2016 families who provided feedback and completed surveys for us. We are always striving to improve and the surveys help us to hone in on areas where we can take action and make it the best experience possible. Last summer was a...

Until next year... Adventure Onward!

Wed, 08/10/2016 - 19:38

Many thanks to the wonderful Alpengirls and parents this summer, there were so many happy campers and the summer overall was one of the best with very few incidents and the Alpenguides were very pleased with the quality of Alpengirls that attended. We're looking forward to seeing you again in 2017! We plan to have 2017 Dates & Rates announced...

Amazing Raft Trip - Main Salmon River - Idaho

Mon, 08/08/2016 - 00:25

Idaho summer adventure camp for girls raftingRaft trip with Wild & Scenic Raft Adventure girls was fantastic and so many fun times! Only a bit of rain and most days were hot and sunny so jumping in the river was always refreshing. The girls experienced class 3 and 4 rapids...

WA Lil's Adventure Begins

Thu, 08/04/2016 - 21:15

Seattle Airport - WA Lil's ArriveThe lil' Alpengirls have arrived at the Seattle Intl' Airport to start the adventures on the Olympic peninsula today! The weather is perfect so far, the girls will be camping on Rialto Beach tomorrow night. We posted a group photo on Alpengirl camp Facebook...

Olympic Adventure ~ High Divide Backpacking

Mon, 08/01/2016 - 01:59

alpengirl backpackers WAAlpengirls had an EPIC backpacking trip on the High Divide in Olympic National Park! Even the Alpenguides say it’s been their favorite backpacking trip compared to ALL other Alpengirl camp itineraries - partially due to the amazing small and mighty group of girls and also the spectacular views of...

Campfire Dinner & Rock Climbing

Sun, 07/31/2016 - 13:40

campfire dinner girls campYesterday the girls went rock climbing and loved it!!! The three climbing guides (Steph, Cara, and Kelsey) were so awesome. The girls each climbed three different routes as well as learned how to belay. They were all so supportive of each other as well as attentive and respectful...

North Cascades National Park Backpackers at Alpengirl

Fri, 07/29/2016 - 22:31

Washington girls backpacking campBackpacking trip was successful! Iris, Dee Dee, Makayla, Jane, Zoe and Ashley were all leaders of the day during the backpack trip. We enjoyed swimming every day! The girls enjoyed all of the food and we had a "lady daisy" party at Roland Creek. The girls averaged 2...