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Getting Ready for the 2013 Season!

It’s been awhile since we’ve posted on this blog…. but here goes! Because our camp is at 1400 meters on top of Mt. Akagi it gets shut down from around the middle of November until the middle of April. It’s … Continue reading

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Last Camp of August!

Although we have a few groups using ABC in the Fall, this was our last camp of the “summer”. Each year a wonderful group of college kids from the Fukuin Dendo denomination gather on top of Mt. Akagi to experience … Continue reading

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Planting Fruit-Bearing Trees…

Folks from the Fukasawa Church planting trees at ABC. (Missionary Jay Haworth also pictured) A group of children and adults from the Fukasawa Church in Tokyo came to use our camp facility this summer for their annual family camp (August … Continue reading

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Elementary Camp 2012!

We had fantastic weather for all 4 days of our 2012 Elementary Camp here at ABC. Twenty-five campers and about 10 staff were able to participate. Above, you can see them on top of Mt. Jizo as they look down … Continue reading

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Kids at Work Camp!

It’s always fun to have children around when we’re getting ready for camp (at least, it’s USUALLY fun to have them around). This time the Park family came to work together so their daughters Hannah, Yuna, and Christina were here. … Continue reading

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Not Much Time Left…

Every year it feels like a struggle to get up the mountain, open up the camp, try to air out the old moldy buildings, and get a few “must-do” tasks completed before the season starts. Of course, this was not … Continue reading

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Waiting For Green…

Well, it’s been many months since we’ve posted here. The cold winter on top of Mt. Akagi has come and gone. It’s time to open things up again and get ready for the 2012 season! Hope we can keep you … Continue reading

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Demolition Completed…

Here’s a quick video for a final report on the demolition. We got back up to the camp on the afternoon of Oct. 17 and stayed until around noon on the 18th. It was great weather and the fall colors … Continue reading

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Saying goodbye to the “Kyu-kan”

The “kyu-kan” (meaning the “old” or “former” building) is the name we use to describe the oldest building on the ABC site. In reality it was connected to the “hon-kan” or “main building” by a hallway and set of stairs, … Continue reading

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Akagi Fall Colors…

On October 14 I  drove up to the camp to check on the progress of the Sato Construction Company – they’re the company we’ve contracted to tear down the oldest section of our camp. See the report and photos here. … Continue reading

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