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Monday, May 20, 2013

Camp Stephens 50th trail anniversary on the web

Be awesome with other awesome people.

Please click the links below for information on this year's events to mark the 50th anniversary of the Camp Stephens wilderness canoe program--trail for short. 

First, if you've got a nifty paddle you can show it off here:
Camp Stephens paddle art on Tumblr.
Email submissions to Photos should be in high-res, the bigger the better.

From Ted Spear: Brad Abbott made this beautiful paddle for the Six Week Trip that Geoff Murray and I took out in 1977.

Second, the 50 Bang Salute is Thursday, Aug. 29. Doors open at 7:15 p.m. with festivities beginning shortly after. If you show up fashionably late, you will be late. More infomation on Facebook at

Third, the 50th Trail Anniversary weekend at Camp Stephens begins Friday evening at camp. A canoe trip for adventurous souls is also offered. Details are on Facebook at

Register at

Questions? Email and we'll get back to you ASAP.

Tom Weirich (duffing in canoe on the left). David Perrett and myself sterning two other canoes: Rob Hill