Category: Everything Clicks in 1-6

Last, But Not Least!

Posted by on June 2, 2017

This wraps up the “Best Moments” from summer 2016…we are already looking forward to see what “Create Your Own Scene in 2017” brings!   Best Moments from Cabin 8: What is one moment you will never forget? Neil: Pirate Day because my team won! Matthew: Passing out of instructional swim. Alex: When the Turkey Hams won TP Olympics. Gianni: Sailing with all of my friends in an X-boat and going on the Big Hobie on a really windy day. Rodrigo: Sailing with […]

May the Force Be With You!

Posted by on May 26, 2017

Best Moments from Cabin 6: What is one moment you will never forget? Max: Passing yard lines in archery. Gordon: A funny campfire skit. Ross: When I got up on skis. Jack: Doing the 50 yd hurdles in Olympics in skinny jeans and winning. James: When I got 2nd place in archery during the Olympics. Calvin: Winning the 13 & under soccer game against Red Arrow. Alex: Olympics and banquet. Rodrigo (CIT): Co-ed show practice. What is something adventurous you did last summer? […]

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 […]

Reunion Rap 2016

We had a FABULOUS turn out for the annual Chicago reunion the weekend before Thanksgiving!  Here is an update about the TP boys who joined us for the afternoon to watch the 2016 camp video, flip through the new scrapbook, relive camp memories, and of course, to eat yummy treats.  If we were not able to connect with you at this event, please feel free to share your news with us for a future post. Favorite thing about school: George: reading and art […]