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Summer Camp Helps Girl Gain Self Esteem

Mon, 03/21/2016 - 16:27

Girls summer camp and self esteemThis is the story of how summer camp helped my delayed and misunderstood child succeed in her transition to middle school. At 18 months old my daughter was not diagnosed with anything in particular, that would have been a blessing. Instead we started...

Summer Camp & Snow

Wed, 02/17/2016 - 19:26

Backpacking girls resting on the trail Snowbear at summer Camp in WA One of the best things about Alpengirl Summer Adventure Camps for Girls is the moments that just happen when a group of girls is out...

Backcountry Recipe: Gado Gado

Sun, 01/31/2016 - 18:21

Cooking gado gado on a backpacking stove at summer camp Alpengirl's Camp Gourmet Version of Gado Gado (Serves 4) 12 oz Spaghetti noodles 3 Tb vegetable oil 2 Tb Sunflower seeds 1/3 C Onion chopped 1 C Zucchini chopped 1 C Carrots chopped 1/2 C Green onions diced 1 cube Vegetable...

Camp Staff Interviews

Thu, 01/21/2016 - 19:15

Margaux M. is a seasoned Alpengirl camper, she’s traveled from Puerto Rico every year for the past 7 years to attend Alpengirl. We recently been in conversations with Maragux about a full summer staff position at Alpengirl, here are a few highlights... Alpengirl & Friendship: In this summer camp you can find adventure, leadership, responsibility, fun, and most importantly of...

Young Women Seeking Adventure Camp Jobs

Sun, 01/10/2016 - 20:50

A letter to Alpengirl from a former camper and possible future Alpengirl Intern. Grace currently resides in CO and is age 18 and looking at work, internship and college choices based on her love of the outdoors and working with people. Over the years, many past Alpengirls and young women ask us about how to get a job or internship...