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 […]

#CanoeLakeUpdate

Things are starting to pick up as we approach another camp season. We don’t want you to miss a moment of it so, here’s a little update on Canoe Lake. Summer 2018 is just 12 days away and it couldn’t feel more like it here on the sunny shores. Staff swim tests and canoe dump […]

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 […]

Leave No Trace

The Leave No Trace Style of Canoe Tripping A canoe tripping is an experience of a lifetime and the first canoe trip is usually not the last. The adventure and lasting memories that are discovered while on canoe trip are just some of the many reasons why there is such a deep love for it. […]

The TSC Office is Moving Up to Camp

The TSC office is Canoe Lake Bound! We will be moving to our camp office next weekend. Woohoo! For the move up to the camp office we will be closed as of June 7th(after 12pm) until June 11th. If you need to get in touch with us during June 8th – 10th, please contact us […]

Preparing New Campers

The season is officially upon us. It is time to start preparing for summer camp. Woohoo! Preparing for summer camp, especially for first time campers involves more than just packing! Being excited for the experience is a great way to mentally prepare your first time camper for a successful, fun and memorable summer. The first […]

Celebrating 100 Years – Survey

In July 2021, it will be 100 years since Taylor Statten opened Camp Ahmek. Taylor Statten’s camping vision was completed with the opening of Camp Wapomeo under Ethel Statten in 1924.  And 2020 will be the 100th season of the Taylor Statten Camps. The Taylor Statten Camps are starting to think about how to celebrate this remarkable […]

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 […]

A ‘Don’t Forget’ List for Summer Camp

Summer camp is almost here and those camp bags are ready to be filled with summer camp attire. With pre-camp excitement dancing around your head, it is easy for things to be forgotten. So in the spirit of packing and those forgotten items, this week’s blog is dedicated to things commonly forgotten when packing for […]