Monthly Archives:January 2017

Celebrate the Love of Camp on February 1, 2017!

Posted by on January 30, 2017

It’s that time of year again!!!  February 1, 2017 is National I Heart Camp Day! Help us spread the word on the importance of summer camp. Remember all those funny pictures we took of you with the “I heart Camp ” Poster. Well, on February 1, 2017 (this Wednesday!) Towering Pines campers, parents, alumni and staff are encouraged to post their ” I heart Camp” photo as their Facebook Profile. Don’t have Facebook? Here are a few ideas to show the world (or just […]

TP’s Best Kept Secret…a Band on a Pontoon Boat!

Ever heard of a band that practices on a pontoon boat?!  This may be one of Towering Pines’ best kept secrets!  Campers with various ability levels have the opportunity to try different instruments and be part of TP’s very own music group.  Guitar and band workshops meet a few times each week for evening activity. Workshops are led by 2-3 talented musicians and meet out on the pontoon boat or in the boathouse of the sailing area.  Lake Nokomis is […]

Happy New Year from Menominee Cabin!

Best Moments from Cabin 3 (Menominee): What is one moment at camp you will never forget? Patricio: The first time I go up on the kneeboard. Joel: Going to the Moss Garden. Pablo: When I caught the snakes for Zoo and put them in my terrarium. Thomas: Getting assigned my Pirate name, Krakenbait!  Arrrrrrrr! George: Our cabin canoe trip; the food was really good, and it was fun being out in the woods. Hudson: When I caught 4 fish on the canoe trip and during […]