Doug Pierce’s Story

I have always loved the camp environment… In a way, it’s all I know! I left the hospital as a newborn many moons ago and came directly “home” to camp…

Jason L.’s Story

RELATIONSHIPS The relationships that I made with both friends and staff were an important part of my childhood. Camp has shaped some of the most important relationships I have in…

Ellie’s Story

TRADITIONS Each camp has their own special traditions that are unique to that camp and incorporate every past, present, and future camper. The traditions help create an eternal bond between…

Lea Carlson

BUNKMATES As a camper, it was my bunkmates. Those girls shaped each of my summers, taught me what a strong friendship should look like, and that keeping in touch takes…

Jared Reiter

WORKING TOWARDS A COMMON GOAL Working with people from around the world is an eye opening experience, and working with a part of American culture that serves as a beacon…

Emily’s Story

THE PEOPLE Camp would not be the same without the people. I made so many amazing new friends and met really cool people who I most likely would never have…

Nicki’s Story

FRIENDS I met my four best friends at camp – one of who I met on the 1st day of camp 21 years ago! We are still best friends to…

Dana K.’s Story

LIFELONG FRIENDSHIPS I am still best friends with the girls I met at camp 26 years ago. We get together throughout the year and we just LAUGH! These women have…

Gayle Schreiber

SEEING CAMP CHANGE LIVES Once I became a counselor, then a leader, and eventually a director, I was able to give the camp experience to others, so many times over….

Richard’s Story

“I’ve been to camp for five summers, and I just love it. I want to be a counselor because of the way the counselors at camp have always made me feel…