[an error occurred while processing this directive]
YMCA Camp Loowit, located at the base of Mt St. Helens,
provided fond memories for numerous campers.
Camp Loowit campers were provided with a
sustained, creative, educational experience in democratic group living in the
out-of-doors. Through the use of natural surroundings and under Christian
auspices and trained leadership, YMCA camping seeks to help the camper achieve
his fullest potential in terms of mental development, physical well-being,
social growth and spiritual awareness.
Most of us never really knew what the
history was behind the camp. We all came here for a week of comfort away from
the parents. But we all learned that the Cabin Counselor was tougher than our
parents... speaking for the boy camp sessions.
Jane Ellen Avery, has provided us her
memories of camp songs. Some of you might remember most of these. Even the
webmaster knew a few with help from his brother and fellow campers.
This section is lacking, I wish I knew
some scary stories, like "Prop Man, Hatched man and 13 Cellars". This is why I
started this page. I wanted to tell my daughter a story, but I forgot them all.
So I decided to create a Camp Loowit home page.
Do you remember we were required to send
our parents a post card from the candy store? Sure the candy was great, in
addition to our Care Packages from our Parents. Be sure to see the images of