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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...

Gold Medals for Alpengirl Olympic Rainforest to Beach Backpackers

Tue, 07/26/2016 - 22:42

olympic gold medal hikersThe Olympic Rainfroest to Beach Alpengirls have completed the Ozette backpackign trip! They really are great hikers and never complained and loved the beach hiking, backpacking food, tidepools (crabs, snails, sea stars, anemones and more) and sunset from top of a beach knoll. They completed...

Horse Pack Trip Success & Yellowstone Park Today

Mon, 07/25/2016 - 22:59

girls summer horse campThe girls really had a blast during the 5-day Horse Pack Trip - these girls are crazy for horses and were always asking and wanting to be around or on a horse! They rode over 25 miles in SW MT on the ID border on the continental...

North Cascades II - Raft and Backpack

Sun, 07/24/2016 - 12:52

sauk river girls camp raft tripNorth Cascades Adventure II - Raft and Backpacking Rafting went great yesterday! The raft guides were awesome and we enjoyed a sunny day in the Sauk River. Each girl got to "ride the bull" in the front of the boat, and Ashley and Iris both got...

Rodeo & Birthday at Alpengirl Camp in MT

Wed, 07/20/2016 - 18:26

rodeo at alpengirl camp Yesterday we enjoyed a beautiful morning yoga session and headed to a new campground for showers and clean clothes! We made delicious Cattle Ranch Wraps and had an Alpenolympic “Best Nest” tent decorating competition before enjoying a birthday dinner and treat for Ellie's birthday! We wrapped up the...

From the Field: Montana & Washington Camp Groups

Mon, 07/18/2016 - 00:46

It was a great day at both MT and WA Camps today! Montana: Camp director (Alissa) was able to take the day and float the river with the Horse Camp girls and Alpenguides - 2 hours floating, splashing, talking and laughing all the way to the take-out. It was hot and sunny and many snacks were needed after so much...

Horsin' Around ~ Start MT Horse Camp I

Sun, 07/17/2016 - 00:02

Horse Camp for Girls in MTWelcome to Alpengirl ~ Yellowstone Horseback Adventure I girls have arrived! All 12 girls and 3 Alpenguides (Margaux, Amanda and Serena) are ready for fun and adventure ahead. The group played many name games, snacked on goldfish crackers and snap peas and learned about the...

North Cascades I Alpengirls - Peak Summit

Sat, 07/16/2016 - 00:37

Desolation Peak SummitNorth Cascades I Alpengirls are doing great - tired and sore from much hiking but happy with showers and laundry tonight! The first few days of backpacking were overcast which was nice because for cooler temperatures and getting used to how to backpack. The last few days of backpacking...