Monthly Archives: August 2016

17 08, 2016

Big Trips

August 17th, 2016|News, Uncategorized|

One of the greatest parts of Camp Nor’wester is our Big Trip program. Once a session, for four nights and five days, the four oldest units leave the island for what really and truly can only be called a grand adventure. There is a Kayak trip, an Alpine hike, a Hunt Canoe trip, a Bike [...]

14 08, 2016

Boats! Boats! Boats!

August 14th, 2016|News, Uncategorized|

Hello Nor'wester Friends and Families! We are swiftly heading towards the end of second session. The Big Trips returned on Friday! The campers in our four oldest units were hiking, sailing, canoeing, kayaking, and climbing mountains last week! The photo above is of the Hunt Canoe trip, one of our six Big Trip options. The four oldest units: [...]

9 08, 2016

So we sing farewell…

August 9th, 2016|News, Uncategorized|

Dear Parents, Families and Friends, It's hard to believe that two weeks have already passed and that we had to say goodbye to our dear Archers and Explorers this morning! What a treat each of these units were to our larger community! Their dynamic personalities along with their very vibrant energy made for a lot [...]

9 08, 2016

Frozen Treat in the Summer Heat

August 9th, 2016|News, Uncategorized|

Dear Families and Friends, We apologize for the delay in posting (due to some technical difficulties) - now we are all set to bring you up to speed! Camp is flying by with full schedules of overnights, core activities, learning how to zip-tie a laundry bag, singing as many songs in the songbook as possible, [...]