Sierra Expedition

Welcome!

Welcome to the web site of the Sierra Expedition of the YMCA Adventure Guides program. We are affiliated with the Southwest YMCA in Saratoga, California. For more information about joining the Sierra Expedition, contact us at sierrasvcb@gmail.com.

Overview

The YMCA program is for daughters (K-4th Grade, 5th Grade optional) and their fathers. Our objective is to provide an environment within which daughters and their fathers can spend meaningful time together and also learn and have fun. We emphasize participation in Family, Community, Nature and Fun. The approximately 200 members of the Sierra Expedition can participate in monthly group events. In addition, Circles each (usually) have their own monthly meetings and occasional circle activities.

Presently, the Sierra Expedition consists of the seven circles listed below. Circles vary in size from around 10-25 dads and daughters. We hold our meetings and expedition events roughly from September through early June.

Amazing Dolphins

Chinook Circle

El Dorado Circle

Mystic Circle

Ponderosa Circle

Tahoe Circle

Tioga Circle

Zephyr Circle

We believe in harmony and respect. In all our relationships. With our Daughters. With our Dads. With our Families. In our Communities. And everywhere we go. In Forest, Field, and Stream. We are always connected. Side by Side. Friends Forever. Pals Always.

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