Growing Confidence with Girl Scouts Outdoor Experiences

By Meridith Orr, Program Executive “All Girl Scouts like the out-of-doors and most of them enjoy it still more if they know something about the things they find there.” -- From the Girl Scouts Handbook for the Intermediate Program, October 1940 “…camping is living in the out-of-doors, not just visiting it.”  Worlds to Explore Handbook … Continue reading Growing Confidence with Girl Scouts Outdoor Experiences

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6 Ways to Get Outside

By Nephitearya "Clove" Bailey, Camp Director, Camp Graham When we think of being in the “great” out-of-doors, the first things that come to mind are camping and long nature hikes. With the hustle and bustle of school, work, family and extra-curricular commitments during the week, many families reserve outdoor activities for the weekend. However, no … Continue reading 6 Ways to Get Outside

Girl Scouts Take on the Great Outdoors with New Explorer badges

By Krista Park, Communications & PR Director As our Wild About Camp summer season comes to a close, outdoor enthusiasts don’t fret!  Girl Scouts – NC Coastal Pines is getting revved up for an adventurous year that would make any avid outdoorswoman envious. One of many exciting adventures that lie ahead this year is the … Continue reading Girl Scouts Take on the Great Outdoors with New Explorer badges

Girl Scout Rangers, Get your Outdoors On!

By: Jennifer Taylor, Communications & Public Relations Assistant We know girls greatly enjoy the outdoor experiences they have in Girl Scouts and that those experiences are extremely beneficial for girls. Now there is a new and exciting way for girls to explore the outdoors, take action, and learn the history of our national parks! Girl … Continue reading Girl Scout Rangers, Get your Outdoors On!

Leadership Grows at Summer Camp

By Tracy Sternberg, Chief Development Officer I was fortunate to attend several different resident camps growing up. My experiences were life changing and many of my summer camp pals have become lifelong friends. I gained confidence and learned that I could try anything and succeed - or fail - and that was OK. Join me … Continue reading Leadership Grows at Summer Camp

Meet the Rangers: David Auman, Camp Mu-Sha-Ni

By Meridith Orr, Program Executive The last time you visited one of our Council camps you may have hiked the trails, learned to identify animal tracks, shot a bow and arrow, or cooked dinner over a fire ring. You may not realize it, but there is someone who makes all those adventures possible for Girl … Continue reading Meet the Rangers: David Auman, Camp Mu-Sha-Ni