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Keeping the Summer Alive Year-Round

Keep the summer alive all year long! Keep in touch with camp friends! Write LETTERS! Login to Mom & Dad’s parent portal and look at pictures from this past summer and the summers before! Come to the 2019 reunion: Sunday, November … Continue reading

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What TO DO and What NOT TO DO Before CAMP!

It’s incredibly natural to go into apocalyptic mode this month. You know what we’re talking about: What do you want your last meal to be? Do you want to see a final movie tonight or just relax and hug? When … Continue reading

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Fleas! Ticks! Mosquitos! Oh My!

A Note from the Health Center to our Camp Parents: We’d like to take a moment to share our plan of action for an increased risk associated with flea, tick and mosquito bites throughout the United States. Camp has been taking steps … Continue reading

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Packing Tips for Parents!

Hi Moms + Dads! It’s that time of year again! Time to think PACKING! We know the packing list may seem overwhelming at first, especially for our newest LOC families. Here are a few outside-of-the-box tips we thought we’d share. … Continue reading

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Top Ten Tips for New Families!

Calling All New Camper Parents!  April showers will bring May flowers, and do you know what May flowers bring? CAMP, of course! Talk about camp at least! We know that the change in weather has all of us thinking SUMMER, and … Continue reading

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Every Day is Earth Day at Camp!

Camp is many things, like making new friends, having fun at activities and learning new skills. But at its core, going to camp is a return to nature. It is a simpler life, unplugged but connected to the wonders all … Continue reading

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A Roadblock to Snowplowing?  Summer Camp.

A Roadblock to Snowplowing?  Summer Camp. A note from Pine Forest Camp (our sister co-ed camp) Owner/Director, Mickey Black: You may have been hearing a lot lately about “Snowplow” parents, those who move everything and anything out of the way … Continue reading

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River Runners: An American Bald Eagle in Flight!

A River Runners Thrill: Seeing an American Bald Eagle in Flight. It’s breathtaking! In 1975, there was just a single pair of nesting bald eagles left in New York State.  Now, there are hundreds in NY and PA.  The return … Continue reading

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River Runners: Meet Chief Little Feather!

On our new, after-camp trip, the River Runners will meet Lenape Chief Joseph Little Feather. The upper Delaware River was the home of the Lenape or “Delaware Indians.”  Where our campers paddle down the Delaware River, the Lenape traveled in … Continue reading

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The Art of Cooking with Fire…

“The comforts of life’s essentials — food, fire, and friendships…” -Julia Child Let’s take a journey into the art of cooking with the most basic cooking tool….Fire. The best part of camping, for me, is building the perfect fire. Watching … Continue reading

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