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Yellowstone Horseback Adventure II - Arrivals

Sat, 06/25/2016 - 03:01

Yellowstone Horseback Adventure II - all girls have arrived in Montana! Yeeehaw! 10 girls have started camp today in MT - after some flight delays all have arrived safe and sound and are currently camping riverside - a dinner of Cheesy Chicken Burritos and corn chips followed by M & M getting to know you game tonight for dessert. Good...

Camp Staff Training TODAY!

Fri, 06/17/2016 - 18:25

summer camp staff trainingA few of the Alpenguides at camp staff training today! Costume contest winner was MacKenzie in her Alpengoat costume - she knitted her own hat with ear flaps and horns! We're getting ready for a great summer ~ staff are playing name games, studying backpacking maps, practicing...

REI Gift Card Winner Announced

Thu, 04/21/2016 - 18:49

REI Gift Card Winner - Alpengirl CampCongratulations Michelina B in California ~ your name was drawn for the REI $100 Gift Card! Look for it to arrive in the mail soon. We can't wait to adventure with you in Washignton this summer. Thank you to all Alpengirl families who...

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...