The Spirit of Ahmek Last month I had the aspirations to get my name up in the dining hall by boiling water in less than five minutes at council ring. I tried my best to practice as often as possible, but found it difficult to find the time and didn’t get nearly as much […]
Happy Holidays to everyone!
#MondayMeditation, “Carrots, Eggs, Coffee and Adversity” a morning meditation that our Director Greg Albisser gave this past August. A young woman went to her mother and told her about her life and how things were so hard for her. She did not know how she was going to make it and wanted to give up. […]
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]