Tawonga Tidbit

Tawonga Tidbit

Today’s Kitchen Menu


Scrambled eggs with hash browns and grapefruit


Pita sandwiches with hummus, couscous, feta cheese, greek salad and tzatziki

Fruit: Oranges


Shepherd’s pie with ground beef, peas, carrots and a side of roasted broccoli

Dessert: Chocolate cake


Delicious vegetarian and vegan options are available for every meal, in addition to a “middle table” with alternative meal options to meet every camper’s needs.

During breakfast,

the middle table offers a wide selection of cold cereal and milk (dairy-free options available as well), in addition to hot cereal with a variety of toppings. Each lunch and dinner, campers can also choose from options at the middle table, including sun-butter and jelly sandwiches, tuna sandwiches and hummus. A salad bar with ample fixings is also available to campers and staff for every meal to either supplement or replace the options on the menu that day.  


Where the Campers Are


The unit of Galil (B-3, B-4A, B-4B, G-3 and G-4) along with G-1, G-2A and G-2B all returned from their backpacking trips full of stories and covered in dirt from their overnight in the backcountry.


The unit of Eilat (B-5, B-6, G-5, G-6A and G-6B) along with B-1 and B-2 leave to go backpacking.



No birthdays to celebrate today, but did you know that Tawonga is celebrating its 94th birthday this year? Be on the lookout for information regarding our 95th anniversary gala taking place next year!

Here’s what celebrating a birthday at Camp Tawonga looks like. (Hint: It’s pretty special.)


How’s the Weather? ☀️

Sunny with a high of 89, low of 62 today. Another beautiful day in paradise!

During the hottest time of the day, campers relax in the shade of their cabins during Rest Hour. In case you missed it, check out this post on what a “typical day” at Camp Tawonga looks like.


Did You Know …

Each year, we try to bring our Tawonga community “down the mountain” through events held in the Bay Area. One of these events is our annual Erev Rosh Hashanah Celebration. Join us this year on Sunday, September 29 at San Rafael’s beautiful McNears Beach from 3pm to 5pm. Check out this video about this beautiful celebration and secure your ticket here.


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The Tawonga Tidbit brings you a daily dose of Camp with our kitchen menu, Camp birthdays and more. We hope this series brings you a bit closer to Tawonga!