Leelanau Articles

  • Cannon Report – Week 7 – 2016



    The final week of Camp certainly went out with a Bang!  While most folks only remember blurs of whites, banquets, awards, and Council Fire, a whole lot of other things hap... (Read More)

  • Cannon Report – Week 6 – 2016

    Weldon is all talk.  He promised HQ and the Counselors that this was going to be a “Normal Week of Camp”.  He claimed it would be the most normal of all the weeks.  No Flag Trip, no Final Ev... (Read More)

  • Cannon Report – Week 5 – 2016

    Caught, Caught, Caught…

    Well the whole Boys Camp has Caught the excitement of the Flag Trip!!

    The Senior Flag Trip headed to the Late Successional Deciduous Forests of Leelanau County on Tue... (Read More)

  • Cannon Report – Week 4 – 2016

    Second session is out of the gate!!

    The dust hasn’t settled, and we don’t expect it to for three more weeks!  Monday the Big Blue Bus brought the boys to the Bar Exam.  Many levels were... (Read More)

  • Cannon Report – Week 3 – 2016

    BoomBoomBoomBoomBoomBoomBoomBoomBoomBoomBoomBoom is how the boys woke up for the Fourth of July!  The cannon reported the morning’s arrival with 28, yes 28 announcements as we ran down to dips.  We ral... (Read More)

  • Cannon Report – Week 2 – 2016

    You might think the dust would settle and the Leelanau Routine would be fully installed by this time.  If you thought that…you are wrong!

    The dust never settles at Camp Leelanau for Boys and we&r... (Read More)

  • Cannon Report – Week 1 – 2016

    Ka….BOOM!!  Summer has begun!

    Excited young men came streaming out of minivans and SUVs on Sunday; laden with pillows, lacrosse sticks, and toiletry buckets; and filled to the brim with excitemen... (Read More)

  • The Bar Exam

    A traditional activity that parents can help their kids prepare for before Summer Camp begins is The Bar Exam.  This is our swim test at the beginning of each session. 

    We load the Big Blue Bus and... (Read More)

  • Awards at Camp Leelanau for Boys

    It has been a long-standing tradition at Camp Leelanau to recognize and award positive behavior and qualities.  Awards such as the Green Hat, Red Neckerchief, and Silver L are presented to the Campers each week a... (Read More)