My name is Owen Burry and I am fortunate enough to be leading a Kipawa trip in August this summer with one of my former cabin mates, Sam Cherniak. It doesn’t seem like it’s been six years since Sam and I embarked on our Kipawa as campers. Sam and I had known each other through [...] continue reading >
The TSC Staff have laid down the marker: $14,170 was raised at changeover 2014. The challenge is for Alumni to at least double that amount by making contributions and donations to various endeavours and charities: The War Canoe Renovation Fund (noncharitable contributions made out to The Taylor Statten Camps-renovations to start this Fall); Taylor Statten Camping Bursary Operating Fund [...] continue reading >
July 17, 2014 TORONTO, ON. – The Taylor Statten Camps are pleased to announce that Taylor C. Statten has arranged a share acquisition which effectively places him in sole control of Taylor Statten Camp Company, Limited. This share acquisition returns the Camp ownership to “one family”, after the shares were divided among three families upon [...] continue reading >
Last week LeBron James announced that he was returning to Cleveland. After leaving the Cavaliers for four years to play basketball in Miami, James is returning to his hometown where he hopes to have an impact both on and off the court. For today’s morning meditation at Ahmek we read and discussed LeBron’s Essay, I’m [...] continue reading >
We are now in the second week of camp. Hard to believe it, time passes quickly when you are having fun! The campers have come from far and wide and are having a fantastic time in the beautiful surroundings of Algonquin Park. Camp for those who experience it, is such a big part of their [...] continue reading >
The Taylor Statten Camps have been sending campers to trip in Quetico Provincial Park since 1965. For 36 days trippers go without basic necessities often taken for granted in the modern world: a roof overhead, a comfy bed, a shower, a microwave, cars, electricity, stores, the list goes on. For this time a cabin group [...] continue reading >
Today our great country turns 147 years old! It’s a day for us to celebrate our country – celebrate that we live in a peaceful land and that we have easy access to clean water to drink and paddle in. It’s a day to celebrate the human rights we have – the freedom to speak [...] continue reading >
Kipawa, our three week canoe trip that travels through southern Quebec and northern Ontario, began this morning. We can’t wait to see the trippers in 21 days and hear all their amazing stories!
The first sessions of Ahmek and Wapomeo have started. These are exciting times, campers will be reunited with old friends. The summer can really begin! We hope you have packed everything you need ready to travel up to camp in the coming weeks. It is so important to follow the camp clothing list and make sure [...] continue reading >
Good luck to all 45 campers and staff as they embark on the adventure of a liftime!