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Pre-Camp Letter Emailed TODAY

Fri, 05/31/2019 - 09:54

IMPORTANT ~ If you have registered for Alpengirl Adventure Camp this summer, look for the email sent to you TODAY (check spam setting if you do not see it now) that has important pre-camp information, unaccompanied minor staff names, and waivers attached for activities such as rafting, rock climbing, surfing etc.. It's going to be a GREAT summer, and we...

Meet the Alpenguides

Wed, 05/29/2019 - 17:28

Our adventure camp leaders, also known as “Alpenguides,” are the number one reason girls choose Alpengirl! They are more than just counselors or guides - they are role models, mentors, educators, friends, and they truly love working with our all of our Alpengirls! The Alpenguides are passionate about getting girls involved in the outdoors, and are excited to be a...

Costumes, Dancing & Talent Shows

Wed, 05/22/2019 - 10:02

Summer camp fun activities costumesIn addition to awesome outdoor activities like hiking, rafting, and horseback riding, Alpengirl Summer Adventure Camp is a great place for girls to let loose and have FUN! Everyday at camp is an opportunity for getting goofy with a trusted circle of young women...

Camper Care & Birthday Packages

Wed, 05/08/2019 - 21:23

Summer camp care packages It's Time to Order ~ Don't Miss Out on Your 1st Choice! Camper parents, friends or family may wish to purchase a camper care gift package or birthday package for their camper and her camp group. These must be purchased ahead of the summer camp season...

What’s Next After Camp Registration?

Wed, 05/01/2019 - 19:35

camp nature girls campAlpengirl Camp Parents & Campers ~ Now that you've officially registered for camp and Alpengirl has most of your camp forms, we’re starting to get to know you better by reading about you, talking with you on the phone, answering all of your questions, and getting you excited...

Summer Camp Packing Tips

Wed, 04/24/2019 - 09:00

Girls at summer adventure camp with packing list thingsYou may have been on a one- or two-week-long trip before. Figuring out how to fit everything nicely into your suitcase probably took a while, didn't it? And now, you're going to camp and need to add a sleeping bag, some...

April Update from the Alpengirl Office

Fri, 04/19/2019 - 19:37

Big news! This past week at the Alpengirl office in Manhattan, MT, we installed windows! One glorious pane in each office room, just in time to let in the sunshine that has finally decided to grace us with its presence after a long, cold, grey winter. Window at Alpengirl summer camp office...

Tents, Personal Hygiene & Meals at Camp

Wed, 04/10/2019 - 09:34

Teaching skills at Alpengirl CampWe're in a late-season snow globe situation here in Bozeman, MT! But despite the falling flakes, birds are chirping, ice on the rivers and lakes is breaking up, and snow drifts are shrinking daily - sure signs that spring is on its...

Alpengirls Help Restore the Forest

Wed, 04/03/2019 - 07:15

Trees of Washington at girls campRegister for Alpengirl Camp​ in April - A Tree for Every Girl - Celebrating Arbor Day All Month! “Between every two pines is a doorway to a new world.” ~ John Muir For every girl that registers in the month of April to...

About Hiking Boots & Socks

Sun, 03/31/2019 - 09:00

summer camp packing list hiking boot exampleHere's a common question that arrives to us from camp parents at this time of year: “I'd like to start getting our gear. Can you recommend a brand and type of hiking boot? She'd like to get started breaking them in before camp.”...