SECOND SESSION 2021 – INTER BOYS CABIN PHOTOSContinue
SECOND SESSION 2021 – JUNIOR GIRLS CABIN PHOTOSContinue
SECOND SESSION 2021 – JUNIOR BOYS CABIN PHOTOSContinue
An Arowhon Leader Speaks From the Heart
Last night, as the farewell to our 6 week and 2 week campers, there was a synchronized canoeing torch paddle – the magic of fire on water. After that in front of the whole camp, we presented Hayley Miller, a Head Counsellor, with her bookshelf made of half an Arowhon canoe, to honour this being […]Continue
What a day!
What a day! On the surface it’s been a great few day at camp. We’ve had a run of good weather, camp is abuzz from sunrise to sunset with campers training for push trips and high class awards, Green Leech Race last night featured the usual crew of creative crafts (won by Inter Boys paddling […]Continue
Camp Dates 2022!
2022 camp dates: Camp starts June 30. 1st session ends July 26. 2nd session starts July 28. Camp ends August 22. 1st session Junior Camp is June 30 – July 13. 2nd session Junior Camp is July 28 – August 10. Mini Camp is Saturday August 13 – Sunday August 14.Continue
It’s tradition at camp to keep upcoming special days a secret from campers, and a favourite way to do that is by spreading false rumours about why Colour War/Circus Day etc. can’t happen this year (not enough cups in the ML, not enough water in the lake, etc.). We also LOVE a good joke so […]Continue
Perseverance and teamwork
A funny story… This afternoon a group of Inter Boys needed an activity at the last minute, so as a joke Max told them to go try to dump the Voyageur (our 50-person canoe). He should have known better than to propose a challenge to Arowhon campers! Although the task was comical, the perseverance, teamwork, […]Continue
Camp Arowhon Vaccination Numbers… and Pop Up Vax Clinic August 6
We’ve been vaxing staff and campers (of course only with parental permission for campers) and we have camp vax stats: Of our 192 staff, 186 have had 1 vax and 181 have had both shots. Which means that 97% of our staff have one shot and 94% are double vaxed. Of the 328 campers now here […]Continue
Like many things this summer, changeover was less relaxing but more rewarding than ever before. At both pick up and drop off we were touched by all the parents literally crying tears of joy and relief in seeing their kids be able to finally be kids again. There is nothing quite so special after so […]Continue