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10 Things Only TSC Summer Campers Will Understand

There are just some things that only summer campers can understand. We love our non-summer camp friends dearly, but there is a general understanding between all Camp Ahmek and Camp Wapomeo campers, that the experiences had at the Taylor Statten Camps are unique. We live in the outdoors, away from the luxuries of modern society, […] continue reading >


10 Signs You Are a Summer Camp Lifer

10 Signs You Are a Summer Camp Lifer The idea of camp does not end just because the summer does. The memories live on for the rest of the year, with visions of hot summer days by the lake helping us get through those cold winter days. Social media makes it easy for us to […] continue reading >


The TSC Experience

The TSC Experience Being a Staff Member at TSC: Interview with a former TSC staff member How many years did you attend TSC? I spent eight unforgettable summers at TSC – three as a camper and five as a staff member. As a staff member, what roles did you fulfill? 2008 – Bantam counsellor 2009 […] continue reading >


TSC Interview

TSC Interview Interview with a former TSC Staff Member How many years did you attend TSC? Five As a staff member, what roles did you fulfill? Bantam/Pioneer Counsellor; Pioneer/Voyageur Section Director; Quetico Counsellor What was your most memorable experience as a staff member and why? I most often discuss my time spent canoe tripping in […] continue reading >


Where are they now?

Where are they now? An interview with a former TSC staff member How many years did you attend TSC? I attended Wapomeo for 6 years as a camper and as staff for 5 years. As a staff member, what roles did you fulfill? I was a CIT, main island counsellor, senior island counsellor (including a […] continue reading >


Happy Holidays from TSC

Happy Holidays from TSC What a year it has been and how quickly time flies. The summer of 2015 was filled with amazing campers, incredible staff and beautiful weather. We cannot thank everyone enough for the work, energy and enthusiasm that was put into making 2015 a summer to remember. Firstly, we would like to […] continue reading >


TSC Team Spirit

TSC Team Spirit An Interview with a TSC Staff member How many years did you attend TSC? I attended TSC for 14 years- 9 as a camper, and 5 as staff. As a staff member, what roles did you fulfill? I was a CIT, counsellor, Tuscie Section Director, Quetico counsellor, and Program Director. What was […] continue reading >


Becoming a TSC Staff Member

Becoming a TSC Staff Member What to know when applying to be a TSC Staff Member How do I apply and where do I find more information about available positions? The first thing to know is that our staff application goes live on Monday, November 23rd 2015 and it can be found on our website […] continue reading >


The TSC Canoe Trip Program

The TSC Canoe Trip Program – A Guide The TSC Canoe Trip Program is a major part of what makes Camp Ahmek and Camp Wapomeo so unique. However, the different names, lengths and locations can get confusing even for those who have been attending camp for years! Below you will find explanations to guide you through […] continue reading >


The Benefits of Camp

The benefits of Camp in the long term – what are they? Camp provides children with a chance to learn, without knowing they are learning. What we mean by this is that while participating in activities, co-existing with a group and going on canoe trip seems like a whole lot of fun, the learning aspect camouflages within […] continue reading >