July 2018 on Canoe Lake

A bitter sweet goodbye and a warm hello!   15 days has just flown by here on the sunny shores of Canoe Lake!  These 15 days were full of activities, amazing adventures and great times spent with new friends and old. We said good-bye to our long trips and special trips at the beginning of […]

Camp Starts Tomorrow

We can’t wait! Camp is tomorrow! With just 1 day until another incredible summer at Camp Ahmek and Camp Wapomeo, this week’s blog is dedicated to what to expect in your first week at camp. Whether you are arriving for the first session of July or the last session of August there is always something […]

National Paddling Week

  Happy National Paddling week to all the paddlers out there! Get those paddles ready because the first session at The Taylor Statten Camps begins in just 19 days. To really appreciate the beauty of the Canadian wilderness, travelling by canoe offers the most serene, natural and satisfying way to do so. Although the canoe […]

Children Are Great Role Models

When we think of role models, we picture people we admire and individuals we look up to. Summer camp is full of inspiring and resilient people with so many extraordinary qualities. There is no wonder as to if you will find a role model each summer; rather to how many you will find! Wapomeo and […]

Summer Camp Packing Tips

Hey TSC, it’s packing time! Here we are, quickly approaching the best time of the year! With only 58 days till camp there is no doubt you are in the stages of packing. For new families, packing for the first summer at camp may be overwhelming. For returning families, a few helpful tips are a great […]

Here is to Camp Friendships

With only 72 days till camp… Here is to camp friendships!              There is something special about the TSC community and the friendships that are created here. Camp friendships are different than friendships formed elsewhere. When asking around we were unable to truly put a finger on one reason as to […]

The Importance of Outdoor Play

  Outdoor play is among the greatest gifts we can give our children, and healthy adventurous curious children are among the greatest gifts we can give to our community – Gary Erikson & Kit Crawford: Cliff Bars and Company Whether you like cliff bars or not, the essence of the founder’s thoughts on outdoor play […]

Quetico Past and Present

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 […]

Happy Canada Day!

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 […]