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Ep. 14 – Joss McGrath

Episode 14.

On this episode, Soy is joined by veteran camper Joss McGrath, who shares her thoughts on food at camp, what to pack, her favorite activities and favorite counselor. She also has advice about being homesick and making friends at camp. Soy plays guitar and has the Joke of the Cast and Sunshine delivers a GACspiration.  

Ep. 12 – Bambino

Episode 12.

On Episode 12, Soy is joined by Bambino, and they talk about the theme for 2017, Hop on the Energy Bus. Bambino is the man who brought the Energy Bus to camp in the first place, and he shares about his experience sharing the book with 13 and 14 year old boys. There’s also a Joke of the Cast, TSwift, and Soy reads WOWs and a haiku. As always, you can send suggestions or WOWs to wow@goldarrowcamp.com  

Ep. 11 – Tootles and Batman

Episode 11.

On this episode of the Gold Arrow Camp Pog-cast, Soy talks camp and family with Tootles and Batman, long time campers, current staff members, and life-long sisters. They discuss why camp feels so much like family, what it’s like to work with your sister, and how hard it is to remember each other’s camp names. 

Here are Tootles and Batman (and the rest of their family) back in 2008. Can you pick out Batman and Tootles?

Ep. 9 – Honey

Episode 9

On Episode 9 of the Pog-Cast, Soy is joined by Honey to talk about making a positive change in the world. They also discuss her engagement to Blondie, which took place at camp. There are two camper submitted haikus, a Ross Jameson Joke of the Cast and Sunshine reading a special GACspiration for UCLA fans.

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She said yes!

Ep. 5 – Experiencing the Awe of Nature With Crater

Episode 5 of the Pog-Cast.

 

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On this episode of the Pog-Cast, Soy interviews Crater, who spent the summer of 2016 leading backpacking trips into the high country. They talk about the amazing nature of the High Sierra as well the impact that being in nature has on campers. As always, there’s a joke of the cast, WOWs and even a haiku from Croakie.

 

As always, you can send your WOWs to wow@goldarrowcamp.com, or hashtag #gacwow on Instagram or twitter. You can subscribe to the GAC Pog-Cast on iTunes here.

Ep. 2: Will Kellogg on Growing Grit and the First Attempt In Learning

Pog-Cast Episode 2

On Episode 2 of the GAC POG-CAST, Soy’s back with WOWs and Joke of the Cast, Sunshine shares a GACspiration, and we have an interview with former camper, Junior Counselor, and OLC (Outdoor Leadership Course) participant Will “Quill” Kellogg.

Will reaps the sweet reward of grit: success!

Will reaps the sweet reward of grit: success!

Will was a camper for 7 years, spent a month at camp as a Junior Counselor in 2015, and competed 45 miles of backcountry backpacking in the High Sierra as a member of one of our 2016 OLC trips. Will talks with Sunshine about developing grit at camp, and shares some stories and wisdom about trying things even when they are extremely challenging.

Subscribe to the Pog-Cast here (iTunes).

Fishing in 2010

Fishing in 2010

Will & Chase Kellogg, 2014

Will & Chase Kellogg, 2014

Ep. 1: Baboon on Making Every Day Your Masterpiece

Pog-Cast Episode 1Meet Our Staff: Baboon

On Episode 1 of the GAC POG-CAST, Soy interviews Baboon, a three-year veteran GAC staff member who’s brought a ton of positive energy and fun to camp. You can read more about Baboon in his Meet our Staff article and in the article about him receiving the 2015 Coach’s Award. And, as in every episode, you’ll enjoy a joke of the day, WOWs, and a little GACspiration (inspiration, GAC-style). Enjoy the POG-cast!

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The Pog-Cast Pilot Episode

 

The Pog-Cast host, Soy, pictured in his natural habitat.

The Pog-Cast host, Soy, pictured in his natural habitat.

Welcome to our new GAC Podcast! On today’s inaugural Gold Arrow Camp Pog-Cast episode, we meet the host, Soy (he’ll also co-host- with Monkey- the GAC Party on October 23), read some WOWs, tell a joke of the day, and explain what we’ll be doing with the GAC Pog-Cast. Join us for six minutes of camp fun in this pilot episode!

You can always send us your WOWs by emailing wows@goldarrowcamp.com or by tagging us on Instagram or Twitter using the tag #gacwow.