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Thank You for an Amazing 2019 Summer

Thu, 08/15/2019 - 14:58

Summer Camp MT WAAlpengirl’s 2019 summer camp season has come to a close and we would like to offer a resounding and sincere THANK YOU to all the campers, camp staff, camp families and outfitters who helped make this season such a success! These last months have been filled...

Main Salmon River Rafting

Thu, 08/08/2019 - 16:30

Rafting Alpengirl CampEveryone had an awesome 5-day raft trip on the Main Salmon River! Fiona, Gabi, Autumn, Isadora and Bea were our LOD’s during the trip. We all loved our raft guides, and we learned a ton about the river, wildlife, and rafting from them. Ella and Bea earned their...

Hoh Rainforest Backpacking

Wed, 08/07/2019 - 18:09

Girls Hiking CampThe day was chilly and foggy but we woke everybody up to get ready for our first day of backpacking. The girls were excited to get to the trailhead and we got everyone’s backpacks packed and headed out by mid morning. It was Katie’s birthday and she started off her...

MT Lil’s B Adventure

Mon, 08/05/2019 - 23:02

Montana Cavern Girls CampAlpenguide Beth (aka Mama Bear) called in for today’s blog and photos from camp… she is very happy with this group of 7 wonderful girls - they are having a good time! The airport check-in’s yesterday were super fast and they group started to learn names before a 1st...

Washington Lil’s Adventure

Mon, 08/05/2019 - 15:36

Pre teen Girls Camp WashingtonWe had a beautiful first evening at our campground. The girls did a Charades Alpenolympic Event where they acted out different elements of the introduction to camp living talks. We also had a delicious M & M treat and getting to know you game after our Welcome...

Wild & Scenic Salmon Raft

Thu, 08/01/2019 - 22:03

Raft Camp Girls AdventureDay 1: It was a delayed airport exit on the first day of camp, a few flights delayed but all ended up fine:) The Wild and Scenic Salmon Raft group enjoyed a stop in Shoshone, ID at a local park for their first dinner together "Welcome Burritos" with...

High Divide Route Olympic Natl’ Park

Thu, 08/01/2019 - 01:20

Olympic National Park Girls CampAfter spending an afternoon soaking at Sol Duc Hot Springs, we woke up to a foggy morning and Olivia was our leader of the day as we spent the morning packing and the fog cleared by the time we got to the trail head and climbed 4 1/2...

Sea Worthy Alpengirl Group

Wed, 07/31/2019 - 14:38

Alpengirl Camp San Juan IslandsBack from the high seas! The Cascade Sea to Summit girls are tired but triumphant after three days of sea kayaking in the San Juan Islands! We have enjoyed exploring the archipelago over the past five days, starting with an impromptu trip to Lopez Island after our...

The Heart of the North Cascades

Sat, 07/27/2019 - 16:09

Yoga in the pinesBackpacking Day 1: On our first day of backpacking we hiked 4.4 miles and camped at a sweet little campground by the river called Hideaway. Annie was our LOD and showed strong leadership on the first day of hiking by smartly facilitating breaks and making sure everyone was...