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Campers of the Week

It's that time of the week — time to hear from a few more of our campers about their favorite things about camp! Name: Clara Village: Students 1. How many years have you been coming to camp?: 4

Sloane Stories: Gloria Pfeiffer

Sloane Stories are back! We love hearing all about past camper and staff experiences. Do you want to be part of our Sloane family? Why not sign up to Family Camp for a chance to disconnect, try out some of our awesome activities and see what camp is all about! Family Camp runs from September 1-4. Click here to find out more.   "I…

What Did We Get Up To In Session 2?

Session 2 kicked off with an awesome Opening Campfire, with all of camp being entertained by our staff doing some funny skits and songs, and even the rain couldn't stop us as we finished off the campfire with a great rendition of 'Purple Soup'. The next day was Monday Funday, and everyone…

It's the End of the Summer!

The last week of the summer began with a spectacular Opening Campfire, with all the counselors putting on some hilarious skits and performing great ‘repeat after me’ songs for the whole of camp. The next day was Monday Funday and every camper spent the day getting to know their Village, making new friends…

Session 4 Comes To An End

It’s been another incredible two weeks at camp, with sunshine, new friends and plenty of fun. The session started with a great Monday Funday, with all the Villages introducing the new campers to camp life, singing camp songs and learning all about each other. The first week of the session was hot and…

Campers of the Week

It's that time of the week again — time to hear from a few more of our campers about their favorite things about camp! Name: Abby Village: Pios 1. How many years have you been coming to camp?: This is my first year

Session 3 Round-Up

Session 3 kicked off with an awesome Monday Funday, with every camper staying in their Village groups, playing games, touring camp and making new friends. Then the activities started and the week was spent learning new skills in classes such as Ultimate Frisbee, Climbing, Sailing, Swimming, Painting, Rockband and Culinary. The Performing Arts campers also began to prepare for their production of…

Campers of the Week

Last week we heard from two campers about why they love camp, and now it's time to hear from a few more!   Name: Matthew Village: Juniors 1. How many years have you been coming to camp?: 1 year 2. What is…

Campers of the Week

Over the past few weeks we've been asking our campers some questions about what they really think of Camp. This is what they said: Name: Kristi Village: Students 1. How many years have you been coming to camp?: This is my first year. 2. What is your favorite activity?: Riflery

Session 2 Comes To An End

We can’t quite believe the session has come to an end already! And what a session it’s been. Last week began with an awesome Monday Funday, with all the campers getting to know each other and playing some great games with the rest of their Villages. This was followed by an awesome fireworks display to celebrate the 4th of July, with all the campers and staff oohing and ahhing as the sky…