The final group of the half has just left for their hike! This group has anxiously been waiting to get out on trail and experience the hike for themselves. They, like the group that left yesterday, already completed their week of staff training and in-cabin, and are now ready to conquer their hike. See you guys in six days!

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Breakfast consisted, in part, of French toast with tasty maple syrup. I walked by a table of Pokey-Totem campers, our youngest village, and saw one young guy happily eating his syrup with a fork. I asked him about it and he insisted that this was the best way to enjoy syrup, and who was I to talk him into a more efficient manner? The next moment a Susky camp said good morning to me with great enthusiasm. She told me that the previous evening, at dinner, the amplification system in the dining hall wasn’t working. When it came time for the usual playing of the “clean-up song,” after one staff […]

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Our next group is already out on trail! Laura and Nick’s group left this afternoon for their six day hike in the Catskill Mountains. This group spent the past two weeks on camp going through a week of staff training, and a week of in-cabin, and are now ready to conquer the hike. As I dropped them off, they were so excited to get started they basically kicked me back onto the bus so they could begin a great next few days. See you Saturday guys!

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