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They Are Hooked!

Today’s Pictures It’s pretty amazing what just two weeks of camp can do for a young boy.  These boys were excited from the moment they arrived.  Many of them were pretty nervous too.  They first learned that everyone else was … »

Independence is Incredible

Today’s Pictures This could have been the best day of the session.  They weather was absolutely perfect.  The boys were having the time of their life.  I simply enjoyed watching it all happen today.  As I wandered around camp, I … »

Difficult is Delightful

Today’s Pictures This sure is a cool group of guys.  I can’t believe two weeks is almost up.  It sure is great to see these guys pull it all together.  I have really enjoyed seeing them try new things and … »

Lucky Seven!

Today’s Post That’s the number of groups that left camp today, the busiest day of the session for trips, and the blue, sunny sky was the perfect morning accompaniment. The parking lot was abuzz early as the paddlers left for … »

Mustache Monday

Today’s Pictures I always enjoy trying to get to know as many of the guys as I can in this short session. It can be a real challenge with so many new guys and such a short time.  Sometimes I … »

Carnival Day

Today’s Pictures  Sundays start a little later for us here at High Rocks.  Like most of the younger guys, I was up well before the bell. The sun was coming up through the waning fog with another cool mountain morning.  I … »

A Week Already?

Today’s Pictures I love Saturday at camp! Everyone is back.  No trips out of camp.  And, of course, we have a ton of fun!  Many of the activity areas choose to add a little flair to their Saturday.  It could … »

Full Speed Ahead

Today’s Pictures I cannot believe it is Friday already! These guys have now been living the camp life for five days and you can see a difference in how easily they negotiate the grounds, the dining hall, and the cabin … »

Daniel Herr

Daniel is back for a second summer on our climbing staff! Daniel has experience working with elementary-aged kids at Camp Blue Star in Hendersonville and taught many classes to scout groups through his job at REI. Daniel is an avid … »