Regram & Remember 9/29:

@_NickBelbas must get his name from the Nepali fruit “Bel” because his Fs 7 melon is ripe!

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Interested in being featured in Regram & Remember? Hashtag #windellsisforeverfun on past camp photos. We select new campers killin’ it every Monday!

“Head to Hood” Weekend Winter Program!

Hey everyone from the High Cascade and the “We are Camp” Family,

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If you haven’t heard, Windells and High Cascade have created a weekend winter program on Mt. Hood at Timberline Ski Area, “Head to HoodTM”. It’s a freestyle coaching program and we are starting the search for coaches on both sides of our core sports; Freeskiing and Snowboarding. We will offer pre-program coaching clinics to qualified coaches and pre-program coaching training to riders looking to get into coaching.

 

Some Details:

  • What: Freestyle and Freeride coaching program. We coach riders to improve their freestyle skills, and fall in love with Winter riding. Competition is a component for some riders that so choose
  • Where: Timberline Ski area on-hill with some après on –hill time at Windells for Skating and Trampoline cross training and fun. Approximately 8:00am to 5:30 pm.
  • When: January 10th – March 15th   Four 5-week Saturday and or Sunday sessions. Coaches have to commit to at last two sessions Riders register for one, two, three, or all four sessions!
  • Who: Intermediate to highly advanced riders ages 10 -17
  • Coach and lead a snowboard group of 5 or 6 intermediate riders.
  • Coaches Benefits: Timberline or Fusion Pass, Decent daily pay, Pre program coaching training, doing good work with NW Oregon riders. There are also other opportunities to make more money besides coach’s pay.

 

Contact John Ingersoll if you are interested and send any referrals my way.

email: john@highcascade.com, or call 503.501.7500

 

Regardless, have a great winter and it’s going to abundantly snow everywhere especially in the Cascades on Mt. Hood.

Regram & Remember 9/22:

In 1815 the Oregon Trail passed right below Mt. Hood and was considered a road for pioneers and outlaws. In tribute to the Wild West, camper Carson Vance throws a right side Rodeo.

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Share your Wild West experience at Windells and repost the tricks you stomped over the Oregon Trail. Remember to hashtag #windellsisforeverfun and potentially be selected for next Monday mornings’ Regram & Remember.

 

What’s Up @WindellsCamp 9/18: Fall Park and Academy begin

Last Monday was the fall semester’s start for the Windells Academy 14′/15′; It also was the curtains open for the ONLY Fall Park open in North America. The Fall Park and the Academy are synonymous with one another, and yet both unbelievable feats on their own. It is a place for the diehards, home for the Olympians-to-be and the schoolyard for students with a dream. Check out a few images that explain What’s Up @WindellsCamp.

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Windells Academy Carpool

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Student Jake Nolan studying for his next Earth Science exam.

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Academy student get’s a  lesson in the infamous Dustbowl of the 1930s.

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September, still shredding.

For more information on The ONLY Fall Park in North America or Windells Academy please visit www.Windells.com and www.WindellsAcademy.com.

Follow us on Instagram at @WindellsCamp and @WindellsAcademy

Never Forgotten: Summer Camp 14′

Before the clarity of summer camp madness begins to fade, we wanted jog your brain and keep those memories alive! In no sequential order here is a lil’ sumptin sumptin to remember the things you did, the places you went, and craziness that went down all around you…

Watching the pros at Windells

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Waxing you gear at the Demo Center

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Training on the trampolines in B.O.B

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Practicing your video game moves into the airbag

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Learning your first dream trick in our private park

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Putting your guts to the test on a BMX bike

 

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Sunset skateboarding in The Concrete Jungle

 

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Buying next years product before next year!

 

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Mhhh Hmmmm… Grizzly Grilled-Cheese

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Those friends you made here

 

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Shwag surfing at Orientation

 

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Special forces on the paintball field

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Snowboarding, duh!

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Skiing in the middle of… summer!

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The scrumptious concoction that comes out of our chef’s laboratory

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Summer 2014: Session 5 Recap

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(Words: Jason Arens)     (Photos: Erik Hoffman)

Another amazing session is in the books up here at Windells, “The Funnest Place on Earth”! Surface Skis and Neff headwear took over camp this week and were able to put their own unique style on the camp activities. [Read more...]

A Summer of Videos: Watch the 2013 recaps

Watch all of the summer videos in one place! Windells Camp Video on Youtube has the 2013 Recaps ready and waiting for you! There’s nothing like reliving the best summer ever, session by session with your favorite pros. Check out the playlists below, and make sure to visit our site for new videos throughout the winter.

 

Snowboard Playlist

Ski Playlist

Skateboard Playlist

Get exclusive Windells gear from Dex’s Shop

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A fully-stocked Dex’s makes for happy campers. P: Gill Montgomery

A session at Windells would not be complete without coming home with some new gear. Campers get a lot of free gear here at camp but Dex’s Store is always super busy with campers looking to pick up new stuff from their favorite companies. Our fully-loaded camp store has you covered (literally) from head-to-toe. [Read more...]

Red Bull welcomes you to Windells!

Red Bull photographer Aaron Blatt came to Windells to hang out for a few days to see what really goes down in the summer months on Mt. Hood. Aaron was able to capture some amazing photos of our campus, the mountain, the Concrete Jungle, new BOB, campers, staff, and Team Takeover athletes. Check out the full article here to see some unreal photography and an insider’s perspective on camp life!

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The Windells Neff van pulled up at the hill dropping kids off for a day of blue skies and shredding! Photo: Aaron Blatt

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There’s plenty of transitions to work with on and off hill at Windell’s Summer camp. Forrest Bailey jams up to a serious backside air. P: Aaron Blatt

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You’re killin’ me, Smalls. P: Aaron Blatt

Checking in with Saga’s Steve Stepp

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Windells ski coach Steve Stepp has it made this summer. Hailing from Salt Lake City, Steve spends all winter riding Utah snow and all summer at Mt. Hood skiing and skating with us at Windells.

This summer Steve has been working as the social media and activity coordinator for Saga Summer, so if you see him cruising around in the giant Saga truck be sure to shout out to him. We decided to stalk a few of Steve’s photos and see what sort of mischief he’s been getting into for the past 3 sessions.

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Follow Steve on Instagram: @stevestepp

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