Top 10 Items for Canoe Trip

Top 10 Items for Canoe Trip Going on canoe trip is an adventure. It often places you out of your comfort zone and teaches you things about yourself, others and nature. To ensure that you enjoy your canoe trip at the Taylor Statten Camps to the fullest, are a few must-haves when packing. Whether you are […]

Preparing for Summer 2015

Preparing for Summer 2015.  We would like to thank the Taylor Statten Camp’s Work Crew and Maintenance Team. Have you ever wondered how camp looks the way it does when you arrive? With canoes laid out on the dock, sailboats in the water and newly painted cabins? Without a doubt, your first moments arriving at Camp Ahmek […]

Algonquin Park and Canadian Artists

Algonquin Park and Canadian Artists     Algonquin Park is a popular location for Canadian artists. It’s beautiful scenery and colourful landscape epitomize the Canadian Wilderness. The connection that Canoe Lake and TSC have with art is one that is very unique. The following is an excerpt from The Fires of Friendship, a book compiled […]

Canoeing and Canoe Trips

Canoeing and Canoe Trips An important contribution to life at Ahmek and Wapomeo came in the form of canoeing instruction. Most of the distinctive style can be traced to Bill Stoqua of the Golden Lake First Nation. Stoqua’s prize pupils at Ahmek were the Hayhurst brothers, Bill, George and Tom; the Perry brothers, Karl and […]