The Salt of Life

Below is a beautiful morning mediation which Ahmek Director, Greg Albisser, gave this past summer. “Once an unhappy young man came to an old master and told he had a very sad life and asked for a solution.The old Master instructed the unhappy young man to put a handful of salt in a glass of […]

Taylor Statten Camps’ “Casual Reunion” in Toronto-May 23, 2015

You are invited join with many other TSC Alumni and current staff members gathering to take part in this year’s TSC reunion in Toronto and area. There are a number of daytime options and they can include younger family members. First, the Taylor Statten Camping Bursary Fund (TSCBF) will be hosting its annual Hockey Tournament […]

The Stilson

Some men say they would kill to win the Stilson. The five-kilometer canoe race separates the boys from the men, and the weak from the strong. In a camp that boasts itself as the best canoe-tripping camp in the world, being the Stilson champion is the ultimate victory. Camp Ahmek is one of many prestigious […]

The Boulé Canoe Race

Below is a passage taken from “Fires of Friendship; 80 Years of The Taylor Statten Camps” about the origins of the Wapomeo Canoe Race, The Boulé. “Wapomeo initiated a camper canoe race in the late 1970’s. One Wap guide used to urge her campers on after a portage by saying, “Let’s Boulé.” She may have […]