August Camp 2013 - North Cascades Washington
August Camp 2013 - North Cascades WashingtonHiking/Backpacking Date: Sat July 13, 2013 - Sat August 10, 2013
In 2013 August Camp returns to the breathtaking North Cascades of Washington State. These are the weeks: Week 1: July 13 - July 20; Week 2: July 20 - July 27; Week 3: July 27 - Aug. 3; and Week 4: Aug. 3 - Aug. 10. We'll hike in the North Cascades National Park, Mt. Baker-Snoqualmie National Forest, and Ross Lake and Lake Chelan National Recreation areas. Choose from a variety of hikes every day, or add in backpacking, rafting on the Skagit River or kayaking in the San Juan Islands to expand your experience. No matter what you do, you'll be surrounded by amazing vistas! Our full service tent village for 64 campers each week offers home-cooked meals, daily hikes at all levels, nightly campfires and wonderful camaraderie. The 2013 campsite is on the banks of the Skagit River, just down the road from Cascadian Farms, knownfor their organic food and the best ice cream we've ever had! Our site is reached by the North Cascades Highway, considered the most scenic drive in Washington State. Our designated airport is Seattle-Tacoma International, and our fleet of vans providestransport between camp and SeaTac on each Saturday. Registration forms and detailed Camp information can found at http://www.augustcamp.org/ . Plan your one or two week adventure now and be part of one of the oldest camps in the AMC.