2014 camp essay contest -- grand prize winner Andrew D!
But now I know that conservation and water ecology play a part in being a good fisherman.
TU Teens (13-18) are now totally separate from Stream Explorers (up to age 12), with their own membership level.
Before TU camp, I did not even think about things like this, and I did not think about how it had happened in my own backyard.
2014 camp essay contest -- honorable mention: Logan
Logan attended the third annual national TU Teen Summit, held this past summer in the Driftless Area in Wisconsin. We appreciated Logan's reflections on what makes TU tick.
Young people in their teens and early 20s take on MANY leadership roles at TU.
2014 Camp Essay Contest -- Honorable Mention: Jackson
I took with me a special place in my heart for Trout Camp
2014 Camp Essay Contest -- Honorable Mention: Abby
Every summer, TU Camp and Academy graduates are invited to enter the TU Teen essay contest, in which they share their camp experiences. This year we have four winners, and we'll be sharing the winning essays and a litte bit about the writers throughout the month of October.
children and teens come to TU for the same reason that most everyone joins TU--they care about streams and they love fishing.
So looking forward to all this summer's camp! Here's a great reminder from Vermont of everything camp can be.
Posted in Teen Summit 2014
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