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Session 1 Round Up

Camp Sloane is already back in full swing just one week in! Daytime activities like Rock Band, Water Skiing, Soccer, Culinary, Climbing, Tennis, Horseback Riding, Sailing and many more, which are powered of course on the basis of profuse enthusiasm from all of the campers and staff! Evening activities…

Sloane Stories: Suzy Pollard

In our most recent Sloane Story, Suzy tells us all about her summers as an international camp counselor at Sloane. "I fell in love the first time when I arrived at camp, with life, the food, the chants, the bugs, hiking up that monster hill to the girls student section! I came as an international counselor and worked in Student section. I remember looking at the stars with my campers,…

#SloaneMagic

What do you mean by 'Camp Magic'?  Camp Sloane provides a safe environment where both campers and staff can be their essential selves. They experience success, and learn from…

The End Of Another Amazing Summer

Session 5 kicked off with a fantastic opening campfire, with all the staff performing some entertaining skits and songs to get everyone excited for the very last week of the summer. The next day saw us all get out our craziest, most brightly colored clothes because it was Monday Funday! Everyone…

Campers of the Week

Last week we heard from Caroline and Tatiana, now it's time to hear from two more campers about their experiences at Sloane! Name: Adam Section: Students 1.…

Session 4 Comes To An End

Wow, time really does fly when you're having fun! We can't believe it's the end of Session 4 already! The session began two whole weeks ago with an amazing Monday Funday, full of section time, camp tours and plenty of games, before we all got together for the Opening Campfire. Then…

Campers of the Week

Last week we heard from Liam and Maya about their Sloane experiences… now it's time to hear from 2 more campers! Name: Caroline Section: Pioneers 1. How many years…

Campers of the Week

It's that time of the week again… time to hear from some of our campers about why they love Sloane! Name: Liam Section: Students 1. How many years have you been coming to camp?: 2 years 2. What is your favorite activity?:…

Time Flies When You're At Camp!

It's hard to believe that Session 3 is over already! It seems like it was just yesterday that all the campers were arriving for the start of the session. And what a fabulous session it's been! We started with our Opening Campfire and then the next day was Monday Funday, with all the campers exploring camp and playing games with the other kids and counselors in their sections. Activities…

Campers of the Week

This week we're starting off a new series on the blog — Campers of the Week! Once a week we'll be posting a couple of interviews with some of our awesome campers, finding out what they really think of Camp Sloane and why they love it so much! Name: Rachel Section: Students 1.…