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Wild & Scenic Whitewater Raft Adventure Begins

Tue, 07/29/2014 - 22:40

raft alpengirl groupThese Wild & Scenic Raft Alpengirls have arrived - all is well, happy, easy going, talkative, healthy and ready to go! Lucy, Ann, Janani, Dagny, Kingsley, Kate and Alpenguide Jackie! We're off to start camp now after a name game led by Lucy and we're going to learn how to...

Backpacking is Next Up for Olympic Alpengirls

Mon, 07/28/2014 - 23:52

Alpengirls in WA had lots of fun rafting today (see pre-raft photo on Alpengirl Facebook page today) and are currently preparing for backpacking tomorrow in the rainforest (we'll have no blogs or photos during backpacking days coming up). Today all girls jumped in the river for a cold and fun swim and will perhaps take a walk down to Lake...

Yellowstone Horseback Rafting Today

Mon, 07/28/2014 - 22:40

From today's LOD's (leader of the Day) - Julia & Cat "Rafting today was really fun, we went through a lot of rapids, Margaux was fun to have with us while rafting today. Yolanda, Cat, Ashlynn, Eva and Margaux al "rode the bull" which is when you ride right up front and get all the splashes! All of us jumped...

Olympic Alpengirl Trip - A++ Rating!

Sun, 07/27/2014 - 23:17

An A++ trip so far! A bluebird day in Port Angeles, finished laundry and grocery shopping today, had a fantastic 2 nights of hiking and camping on the coast and saw whales, seals, tide pools, girls loved the coast, great campfire dinner on the beach too! Pita pizzas and stuffed french toast have been a hit! Rafting coming up and...

Olympic Rainforest to Beach Kayakers

Thu, 07/24/2014 - 19:02

Olympic Rainforest AlpengirlsThe Alpengirls in Washington Olympic Rainforest to Beach are doing great today - they are all packed up and headed to the coast to start the backpacking trip on the coast. Yesterday they enjoyed kayaking in the Straits of Juan de Fuca - sea stars, seals and a 20...

Olympic Rainforest to Beach Trip Begins

Tue, 07/22/2014 - 22:30

Washington Girls Camp Group Olympic Rainforest to Beach Adventure: Mia, Mckenzie, Clemmie, Jenai, Evelyn, Ada and Maya! These girls are ready to drive away now toward their first campsite near Port Angeles, they have snacked learned names and have learned all about the next days of adventures ahead with campfires, beach...

North Cascades Alpengirls Doing Great

Mon, 07/21/2014 - 15:09

Sleeping Out at Camp North Cascades Loop Adventure: These girls are doing great! They have experienced many different things at camp, from ever changing itineraries due to wild fires in area, and hot/dry/windy weather to cold and rainy weather to everything in between, and they have done well with all...

Yellowstone Horseback Adventure Begins

Mon, 07/21/2014 - 14:25

Alpengirl Horse camp Group Alpengirl Yellowstone Horseback Adventure: The group has started out great, they enjoyed a float in inner tubes down a local river (Katrin won the Alpenolympic Whale Breach Event), an evening hot spring soak at a local natural hot spring, and are now our on the horse pack trip...

Majestic Horseback Riding in Montana

Thu, 07/17/2014 - 04:25

Montana Horse Riding at CampThe girls in Montana enjoyed a full day of horseback riding up Hell Roaring Creek to reach the Continental Divide - they stopped at Blair Lake for lunch. Elise rode a part shire horse that was HUGE, Ellen kept passing everyone on her galloping horse, and...

North Cascades Loop Alpengirls - Start Backpacking

Sun, 07/13/2014 - 00:00

It's day 3 of camp and the girls in North Cascades Alpengirl Camp are backpacking today in North Cascades National Park. They enjoyed granola, berries and yogurt for breakfast after a quick yoga and stretch. Then, it was a big job to get packed up for their first day of backpacking, each girl received help from an Alpenguide with how...

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