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Jackson Lomas

Jackson hails from New Zealand and will be joining us this summer for the first time. We are very excited to have him here helping teach riflery and hiking! With his enthusiasm for helping campers and love of the outdoors, … »

Emma Lehr

Emily will be joining our staff this summer after hearing about camp from her younger brother, Brody, who currently attends camp! Coming from a girls camp nearby, Emily is well versed in camp lingo and understand just how special summer camp … »

Connor Lantz

Connor joins us this summer as a first-time staff member who is excited about camp! He is from Birmingham, Alabama and is currently attending Auburn University. We are excited to have Connor join us for summer 2017 with is experience … »

Dalton Langdon

Dalton is at High Rocks for his third summer on staff and is excited to be back in the mountains! He graduated from NC State in 2015 with degrees in Economics, International Studies, and Spanish. He is pursuing a graduate degree … »

Sandy Landreth

Sandy is returning for her fourteenth summer as part of our kitchen staff. Sandy is well known for her delicious southern breakfast specialties. Her grits, granola, cream of wheat, and biscuits-n-gravy are to die for. With funny stories and a … »

April Knight

April is back for a second summer as Camp Nurse! She will be one of our nurses during the majority of the summer. Her love for Camp High Rocks and our campers shows in the way she cares for them … »

Emily Kluga

Emily joins High Rocks for another summer on staff and is loving our mountainous location after spending summers in Palm Harbor, FL! Emily graduated from the University of Connecticut with a degree in Ecology and Evolutionary Biology. At camp, Emily … »

Jake Keeley

Jake was a High Rocks camper for five years and is back for another summer as a Counselor! Jake has backpacking and climbing experience in the Wind River Range in Wyoming, the French Alps, and the Spanish Pyrenees.  Jake is … »

Thomas Joy

Thomas is at High Rocks for his first year on staff after eight years as a camper.  He is entering his senior year at Norfolk Academy in Norfolk, VA.  Thomas will be assisting with the horseback riding program this summer.  He … »

Matthew Jones

Matthew comes to High Rocks for his first summer on staff from the University of Georgia where he is focusing on mechanical engineering. Matthew has been a lifelong athlete with a particular focus on ice hockey and lacrosse. He is excited … »