2014 Summer Camp Registration Now Open


We might be just heading into winter, but you can already begin planning for next year’s Summer Camp fun at Girl Scouts. While you’re putting on all those layers this winter season, take a minute to daydream about paddling down a river on a warm summer day, sitting by a crackling campfire, or galloping freely […]

Camp Lockeslea Update


The Metropolitan Council sewer project that led to the closing of Camp Lockeslea is fully underway. To date, the contractor has removed more than 5,000 cubic yards of dirt, which translates to approximately 500 dump truck loads. In addition, they have constructed a temporary causeway into the Mississippi that in conjunction with a construction barge […]

Horse Camp Through the Eyes of a Nine-Year-Old


Nine-year-old Grace captured her feelings about camp, homesickness, and the thrill of riding a horse in an essay for school. She attended a six-day horse camp at Camp Northwoods and is already counting down the days until she can go again. Moments like the one Grace shares in her story happen everywhere at camp. Here […]

Camp Whispering Hills Closed for 2014 Season

Due to significant infrastructure damage sustained during flash flooding in June and October of this year, Camp Whispering Hills will remain closed for the 2014 camp season. Damages at Camp Whispering Hills pose a significant safety hazard, and costs of remediation are estimated to be in excess of one million dollars. Summer 2014 residential and […]