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The Mountains Are Calling...But They’re Covered in Snow!

Wed, 01/30/2019 - 09:00

Alpengirls play in the snow summer campIt’s been a snowy last week of January here in Montana, and with temps in the single digits this morning and much of the country under a polar vortex, it seems that winter is here to stay for a while. Once...

Getting Down to Business in the Woods

Wed, 01/23/2019 - 08:57

Girls summer camp and feminine hygiene at campIt’s day 2 of backpacking at Alpengirl camp, and you’re hiking along in the woods with your team of newfound friends. You’re feeling great! There’s been lots of laughter, songs on the trail, and good food to keep you fueled up for...

Skill Building for Life at Alpengirl Camp

Wed, 01/16/2019 - 09:41

Kayaking at Girls Summer CampOur children are our future. As a parent, teacher, or youth mentor, you know this. What we teach young people today ripples out into the world as they move forward in life, acting on the values and convictions gained in childhood. We hope that the future will...

Winter at Alpengirl

Wed, 01/09/2019 - 22:18

Girls summer camp Montana skiingSnow covers the Bridger Range to the east, the Tobacco Roots to the southwest, and the Gallatin Mountains due south - the wide valley that Alpengirl Camp calls home is surrounded by mountain ranges. After winter snowstorms, they are sharp and white...

Finding Nature Wherever You Are

Wed, 01/02/2019 - 16:00

Appreciate the rivers at Alpengirl Girls Camp Inspiring a love of nature and facilitating access and appreciation for nature is what Alpengirl is all about. It is proven that influence from the natural world - that being in Nature - is healthy. From breathing deep of fresh, clean air...

Benefits of Yoga at Kids Summer Camp

Mon, 12/31/2018 - 08:49

Mountain yoga girls campAt Alpengirl Camp, every day starts with a 20 – 30-minute Alpenyoga class led by an Alpenguide camp counselor. This practice, consistent throughout the camp session, offers various benefits for campers and...

Girls Summer Camp Scholarship Applications

Tue, 12/18/2018 - 08:04

Girls Summer Camp Washington BeachPlanning to apply for a camp scholarship? Now is the time! Winter Holiday Break is the perfect time to complete your applications. The scholarships listed here are ordered from most to least possible financial assistance provided by the funding source. We encourage you to apply for...

What Kind of Girl Are You?

Wed, 12/05/2018 - 21:46

“What we think, we become.” - The Buddha. Fun at Girls Beach Summer Camp I moved to Bozeman in the middle of winter, eager to find out if the slope-side life was for me. Hypothetically, I knew how to ski, having gone a handful of...

Alpengirl Holiday Shopping Guide

Wed, 11/28/2018 - 08:06

Alpengirl Costume Contest Summer CampIs your girl headed to summer camp? Wondering what an outdoorsy young woman might be excited to unwrap this holiday season? We've put together a wish list of fun-filled, fun-sized, camp-inspired items that will have her dreaming of summer adventures to come,...

Take Risks, Get Dirty, Face Difficult Tasks with Bravery

Wed, 11/21/2018 - 09:01

Girls Camp Outdoors Bravery ChallengesCaroline Paul was one of the first female firefighters in the San Francisco Fire Department. She worked for over a decade in a dangerous neighborhood afflicted with gangs and rundown homes waiting to catch fire. In 2016, she wrote an article in...