The last activity that was planned for Camp BC was S'Mores + Stargazing. When you think about camping, doesn't sitting by a warm fire roasting marshmallows for your s'more and looking up at the sky just feels... right? Plus, what is camp without s'mores!? After dinner we met up at the Mountain View Deck on … Continue reading Camp BC – S’mores & Stars.
For our last dinner with Camp BC we had a lovely homemade dinner inside the lobby where there was a large wooden table that fit 12 of us. The table was nicely set and food was on display on the counter. Our dinner included: Garden Salad - Served with a balsamic vinaigrette. Simple. Great way … Continue reading Camp BC – Communal Dinner 2
One of the activities we were able to add on to our Camp BC experience was Beer Tasting. Outpost Brewing Co. is located on Basecamp Hotel Tahoe South's property. They're open daily from 2:00 pm to 10:00 pm. They specialize in craft beers and have a very chill and cozy ambiance. I love their rustic … Continue reading Camp BC – Beer Tasting.
Our second Arts & Crafts session we made Felt Pennants. We were provided with the felt pennant and felt for our letters/decorations, as well as premade words that fit the pennants perfectly. I opted to made an "Adventure" pennant because of one of my favorite quotes : What is life but one grand adventure. Not … Continue reading Camp BC – Arts & Crafts.
The second half of our Drink Coffee Do Stuff activity was a snowshoe hike up Van Sickle Bi State Park. We were going to hike up and look for the waterfall. S and I met up with Jess at the parking lot behind the Raley's on Lake Tahoe Blvd. I had quite the difficult time … Continue reading Camp BC – Do Stuff.
Sunday morning we signed up for Drink Coffee Do Stuff. The first half of this activity was Coffee 101. Before the presentation, we grabbed donuts from Glazed & Confuzed. I tried the Cookie Monster, which is their Plain Jane blue vanilla icing donut topped with chocolate chip cookies. It was a tasty donut. Definitely sweeter … Continue reading Camp BC – Drink Coffee.
Before dinner, we decided to go to the Hideaway Bar, which is the bar located in the lobby, and grabbed beers using our drink token. I opted for the High Water Campfire Stout. So good! I've been on a stout kick lately. Apparently, High Water Brewing brews this beer with graham crackers and molasses to … Continue reading Camp BC – Communal Dinner 1.
One of the activities offered at Camp BC was good ol' Arts & Crafts! Personally, I like doing Arts & Crafts projects. It's fun being able to use your imagination using some materials to make something creative! For our first Arts & Crafts project we made Shibori Dyed Bandannas and Friendship Bracelets. Shibori is a Japanese … Continue reading Camp BC – Arts & Crafts.
Due to some dietary restrictions, S couldn't eat meat this weekend. We came across Sprouts Cafe on Yelp and while leaving Lakeview Commons. Let's just say, we enjoyed our sandwiches so much, we came back the next day. Over the course of the weekend, I was able to try two sandwiches: Massive Avocado & Cream … Continue reading Sprouts Cafe.
We had yoga scheduled at 8am Saturday morning as our first Camp BC activity. Unfortunately, we slept in considering it took us 11 hours to get in and we didn't get quite settled into our room until around midnight. A little bummed we missed yoga; but I enjoyed staying in bed for a little while … Continue reading South Lake Tahoe.