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Washington Lil's Adventure

Thu, 07/20/2023 - 02:21

backpacking adventure camp middle schoolWe have emerged from the rainforest even stronger! Our Washington Lils are crushing all the obstacles in their way with strength and grace. After our fun-filled beach day we headed towards the Hoh Rainforest to start our first backpacking trip. Even though we got a...

Olympic Adventure

Wed, 07/19/2023 - 20:55

olympic teen adventure washington groupOur trip is beginning with excitement as we gear up to complete our three day sea kayaking trip. The group continues to bond and face challenges head first. On the first day, Alex volunteered to lead the group in our first game of mafia...

WA Lil Alpengirl Adventure

Tue, 07/18/2023 - 00:51

Hello from WA - Start CampGreetings from Port Angeles! We’re off to a great start with our wonderful Washington Lil’s, we’re having fun already! Waking up to the waves crashing against the beach, our first morning started off with with a peaceful yoga session where we practiced balance within our...

Majestic Big Sky Adventure

Tue, 07/18/2023 - 00:24

Majestic Big Sky AdventureWe left the airport to a beautiful sunny day straight through the Gallatin Canyon to our campsite nestled in the woods next to a peaceful creek. We spent our first night learning how to set up our tents and getting to know one another over...

Cascades and Coast Adventure II

Fri, 07/14/2023 - 00:52

rafting teen cascades groupLast time we blogged, we were on our way to Memaloose State Park from our backpacking adventure! Before we jetted off, we were able to enjoy some ice cream courtesy of Merrin’s parents at the local general store in Cougar, WA. Now, we are here in...

North Cascades Adventure

Fri, 07/14/2023 - 00:01

teen adventure group kayaking washingtonGreetings from Bellingham, Washington! Since getting back from our backpacking trip in the North Cascades, we’ve continued our exciting adventure with some rock climbing, horseback riding, and sea kayaking day trips! Our day rock climbing was a hot one, but everyone pushed through the brutal...

Mt St Helens Area - Loowit Trail

Wed, 07/12/2023 - 04:08

Cascades Alpengirls BackpackerHello from the Columbia River Gorge! We just got back from four days of backpacking in the Gifford Pinchot National Forest, where we covered 18-20 miles on our route. These girls crushed these miles, and covered over five washes on Mt. Saint Helens! First day we...

Yellowstone Horseback Adventure I

Wed, 07/12/2023 - 01:18

Idaho and Montana Alpengirl CampCamp Journal - Saturday July 8, 2023: Today we rode through the meadows with huge mountains as our backdrop and the wind kept the temperature in the prime and the sun shining on us and the mosquitoes away and all campers did well adjusting to...

North Cascades

Tue, 07/11/2023 - 04:16

desolation peak summit groupThe adventure continues! Our North Cascades girls have been absolutely smashing every obstacle in their way with beauty and grace. We just wrapped up our 6 day backpacking trip with nothing but success. We enjoyed many lake swims, delicious meals, sang many...

MT Yellowstone Backpackers

Mon, 07/10/2023 - 23:36

backpackers in MontanaThe MT & Yellowstone group just finished our four day backpacking adventure! On day 1, we learned how to pack everything we needed in our packs, drove to the trailhead, and then it was time to start walking. Brooke, our leader of the day led the group with...