Far up in the frosty north, lies the remarkable state of Alaska, or as our whimsical, somewhat goofy character Walrus Whiskers likes to say, "The land where ice-creams don't melt, and snowballs are a year-round sport!" This isn't just a land of snow and eskimos, folks. Here, the kids are a hoot and a half, especially when they're all saddled up for the horseback riding activity. These kids, they're like pint-sized cowboys and cowgirls, wrapped up in parkas and woolly hats instead of leather chaps. They're as fearless as the grizzly bears and as nimble as the Arctic foxes. They sit tall and proud in their saddles, their faces glowing brighter than the Northern Lights in the midnight sky. Walrus Whiskers, with his icy tusks and rolling belly, can't help but chuckle when he watches them. "Look at 'em, riding as if they're in the wild, wild, west, instead of the cool, cool, north!" he'd say, his whiskers wiggling with laughter. But he absolutely adores these kids. He loves their spirit, their audacity, and the way they whoop with joy when their horses break into a gallop, their laughter echoing across the frozen tundra. "They've got ice in their veins and fire in their bellies," Walrus Whiskers would say, "And that, my friends, is the Alaska way!" So, welcome to Alaska, a land of frosty fun and horseback adventures! Where kids are wild, Walrus Whiskers is the resident comedian, and the horses are as cool as the ice cubes in your lemonade!

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Swift Nature Camp is the perfect place for your child to spend their summer! Our overnight camp for boys and girls ages 6-15 is located in beautiful Wisconsin. We offer a unique blend of traditional summer camp activities and environmental education to help kids increase their appreciation for nature, science, and the environment. We’ve got it all – fun, friendships, adventure trips, and nature! Spend your summer with us – you’ll never forget it!

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For over 60 years, Solid Rock Bible Camp has been providing children in Alaska with a place to get closer to God. In a gorgeous setting on the central Kenai Peninsula, their 200-acre grounds include the beautiful Miracle Lake. Solid Rock is a non-profit, interdenominational camp and conference center that offers programs designed to meet the spiritual, physical, social, and emotional needs of each camper and guest. The goal of Solid Rock Bible Camp is to foster a greater understanding of God's love and a closer relationship with Him for each child who spends time there. Solid Rock Bible Camp is a special place for children in Alaska to form a closer relationship with God. Since 1958, they have been providing a beautiful setting on the central Kenai Peninsula for kids to come and learn about God's love. The 200-acre grounds include the gorgeous Miracle Lake. As a non-profit, interdenominational camp and conference center, Solid Rock offers carefully crafted programs to meet the spiritual, physical, social, and emotional needs of each camper. Through these activities, campers can gain a greater understanding of God's love and form a closer relationship with Him.

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