Looking Back on Canoe Trip

Looking Back on Canoe Trip Leo de Ruiter With registration open, special trip applications coming in, and all the thanksgiving posts taking over social media, I’ve been reminiscing on canoe trip quite a bit. So, when I was asked if I wanted to write something for the camp blog, I felt like this was good […]

Canoe Lake Memories 1927 – 1931

“Here Let the Northwoods’ Spirit Kindle Fires of Friendship” Over time things on Canoe Lake have changed.  Canoes get a fresh coat of paint, cabins get redone, new activities are added, but there is one thing that always stays the same: The spirit of TSC! The passing down of stories and traditions from one generation […]

50 DAY

A 50 day canoe trip is unique in the summer camp community and is one of the longest canoe trips offered in Ontario. 50 days in the Canadian wilderness has been deemed as the canoe trip of a lifetime, an experience that is hard to put into words.The 50 day canoe trip is offered to […]

Dreaming of Canoe Trip

As Algonquin Park begins to fall into the beautiful season of autumn, we can’t help but feel a sense of nostalgia from the summers days that have made Canoe Lake a special place for so many. Camp is one of the greatest positive experiences that can alter the course of one’s life. It’s often that […]

#TSCCountdown2018

Summer is almost here! With summer approaching, we are imagining everyone is reminiscing about canoe trip, summer days on Canoe Lake and memories of the moments spent with your camp friends. If this is your first time to experience a summer with the Taylor Statten Camps on Canoe Lake, get ready for adventure, new friends, […]

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 […]

The Benefits of the 15 and 12 Day Program

Whether you are trying camp out for the first time or have been at it for years, being away from home for any length of time can be daunting, especially if you haven’t done so before. At Camp Ahmek and Camp Wapomeo, we offer sessions varying in length from 4 days to 2 months – […]

Happy Holidays from TSC!

As the year 2017 comes to an end, we take some time to reflect on the past year. Thank you to all our families and staff for their support – you are what makes the TSC community so wonderful and unique. Here are just a few of the countless exciting things from this past year:  […]

An Assistant Director’s ode to the CITs

In the summer of 2017, I had the wonderful privilege of being one of the two Assistant Directors at Camp Wapomeo (shout out to the amazing Kate O!!). At the beginning of July, CIT SD Meryl was given the task of guiding one of our Kipawas. She was totally game, and did a fabulous job […]

In the Spotlight: the Biscotasing Region

Last week, we shed a spotlight on the beautiful regions of Algonquin Provincial Park and Temagami. Both these areas are held near and dear to the heart of TSC campers and staff. This week, we take a look at the incredible Biscotasing region traveled each summer by our Ishpatina (36 days), Bisco (42 days) and 50 Day trips. […]