Pure Joy

What do you get when you combine a giant blue tarp, a hill, soap, water, and a hot 85 degree day? The answer is most definitely pure joy. Pictures most definitely ARE worth 1000 words when it comes to slip … Continued


Monkey Comeback!

Well, today was definitely a day for the Deerhorn history books. It dawned bright and sunny and we made the mistake of commenting that it was the first time in several years that it has not rained for the Monkey … Continued


Back in Action

Our Voyagers are spending the morning cleaning up from their trip. Cleaning boats, tents, sleeping bags, and getting everything put away for the winter. The stories are still flowing from their incredible trip. Breakfast this morning was bagels, lunch is … Continued


Our Boys are Back!

We were sad to say goodbye to our E session boys as they headed home this morning…but we were SO excited to welcome the Voyagers back to camp! When the announcement is made that the Voyagers are back, we all … Continued


The Brothers

I made the announcement today at lunch, “If you are here with your brother, please meet me out in front of the lodge to get photos.” Some show up, some have to be tracked down, some are out of camp … Continued


The Rain is Gone

We woke this morning to cloudy skies and it rained most of the morning. Some activities, like arts & crafts and riflery, continued in the rain. Other activities played board games, ping pong, or rafter ball in the lodge. We … Continued


Fun in the Koogees

Though today’s temperatures were a little cooler, campers still had a great time in activities. Sports & Games played a game called Star Wars, which is a version of dodgeball with a few variations. (You’ll find there are lots of … Continued


The Beauty of Routine

Our C session has been so busy from the beginning, that this is the first full week of just regular activities! We are happy to settle into the routine of day-to-day camp, and E session kids have learned the ropes … Continued


Attack of the Sioux

Today’s weather is cloudy and a little cooler, but we were glad there was no rain. We slept in this morning until 8:15 and had pancakes for breakfast at 9. After breakfast, campers enjoyed some rare free time around camp. … Continued


The Spike Bucks Are Here!

Today we welcomed 11 kids, who are 7-10 years old, who are coming to camp for the first time! They are excited to be here and we are excited for our E session “Spike Bucks” to learn all about Camp … Continued