Miniwanca Girls 2016

Explorers 2016

July 21, 2016

Rain AND Shine

Happy Trails to our Adventurers and Explorers Trips Today dawned sunny and the polar bears were out in force.  The humidity was also out in …

Goldrush 2016

July 20, 2016

Gold Rush and Shakedowns

Positive Way to Start the Day After a quick Polar Bear dip in Lake Michigan to start the day, campers gathered in the Hollow for …

Polar Bear 2016

July 19, 2016

Jumping in to the Routine

Adventure Daringly The Polar Bear call was sounded in the bays at 7:50 am, calling brave campers to the beach for our traditional morning dip in …

Cabin Photo Shoot at Beach 2016

July 18, 2016

Kickoffs and Inspiration

Rise and Shine The first full day of camp dawned bright and early with the 8 AM rising bell and beautiful sunshine. The entire camp …

Camper Smiles 2016

July 17, 2016

White Caps on the Lake Welcome Session B Campers

Opening Day A stormy morning gave way to a gorgeous, windy opening day at Miniwanca Girls Camp as we welcomed 108 campers for Session B. Combined with …

Pipers at the High Ropes Challenge Course for Adventure Day

July 9, 2016

Adventure Day

After a week of Interest Groups, Tribal Games, Night’s Doings, and typical scheduled days, Adventure Day came along! As the Polar Bear call woke sleepy …

2 Week Camper moving into her cabin

July 4, 2016

Welcome New Campers!

With only a handful of campers left in Girls Camp, the morning was quiet and peaceful as everyone slept in until breakfast where everyone chowed …

2016 MW Group

July 3, 2016

The Four Fold Festival

With no polar bear or morning stretch this morning, Girls’ Camp squeezed in some extra Z’s before gathering for a breakfast of muffins, bagels, oatmeal, …

Cabin of Juniors hanging out before lunch

June 30, 2016

A Sunny, Typical Day in Miniwanca

The Polar Bear Plunge woke up sleepy campers again this morning. Persistent polar bear goers are keeping up their streaks in order to get the …

June 29, 2016

A Windy Day on the Dunes

Lake Michigan welcomed back campers this morning for the summer’s first Polar Bear!! The wind was chilling but the water kept brave early-risers warm as …

June 28, 2016

A Beautiful New Day

At the ring of the bells this morning, enthusiastic campers huddled in their tribes in the hollow to fill the morning air with tribal cheers …

2016 MW Campers

June 27, 2016

Let Summer Begin!

Rainy weather woke Miniwanca this morning, but the sun pushed through the clouds this afternoon to welcome our campers with rays of joy! After making …