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The Journey

We sucked the last drop out of this camp session all the way up to campfire tonight. We wrapped up our activities this morning with all sorts of games and fun.  The rain didn’t stop us one bit!  Even the … »

Only One More Day?

It’s hard to believe that tomorrow is our last full day of activities.  This session goes so fast! What a joy it has been to have these boys with us! Tomorrow the transition begins. We will wrap up activities in … »

Wacky Hair Wednesday!

As you may have noticed we had some cool temperatures, even for us, today.  I noticed that most of the Southeast was much cooler today.  Even Columbia, South Carolina was in the seventies! We did enjoy a little sun here and … »

Tie Dye Tuesday

Tuesday is a perfect day to wear your tie dye. Especially one that we made just last week.  Everyone had the opportunity to make a tie dye and, of course, everyone wore them last week too (some more than once…or … »

Rainy Days and Mondays

…always make us glad! Weekends at camp are a ton of fun, as the last two blog entries show, but the second Monday of this session is special. By now, the guys are quite comfortable with our routines, and that … »

Carnival and MUD PIT!!!

I really enjoy Sunday’s at High Rocks.  I think the change of pace adds a whole lot to the feel of camp.  Even though the wake-up bell is a little later on Sunday, I still woke up pretty early this … »

THE Saturday

It really is the only true Saturday of the session. Next Saturday we will see all of you back here to listen to all the wonderful events of the session.  My Saturday morning started early.  I have been part of a … »

The Weekend!

It was another delightfully cool morning here at High Rocks!  After a wonderful wake-up we enjoyed a tasty breakfast that started with a number of cereals along with our house-made granola.  The main course included buttermilk biscuits, scrambled eggs, sausage, and … »

Life at 3000 Feet

The best part of my day started in assembly this morning.  I need to get up front from time to time just to remember why I love it so much.  What if we all got up each morning and shared … »

Mountain Life One Step at a Time

I enjoyed the opportunity to ring the wake-up bell this morning!  After a few lusty tugs on the bell, I always scream out “GOOD MORNING HIGH ROCKS!” The boys who are close, quickly reply back and the day is off … »