A Great Ending

Our final camper session of the summer ended this morning, and we finished with a bang! At our awards breakfast of waffles and sausage, we celebrated improvements in activities, patches earned for stars, and larger awards like Most Outstanding and … Continued


Hustle and Bustle

So please forgive the short blog post…but it’s the last day of the session, and the Water Campfire is tonight, and things are super busy! We will be recording the Water Campfire and posting the video on Youtube soon, but … Continued


A Deerhorn Day

Our Deerhorn days start at 7:15am, when the bell rings and everyone gets up and cleans their koogee. Today they also had to gather all of their dirty laundry for the first and only laundry day of this session. After … Continued


Koogees and Quidditch

We managed to get all of the koogee photos today during rest hour! That is always a feat unto itself, with squirrely kids who may or may not want their photo taken. But everyone was good sports about it and … Continued


Another Beautiful Day

Kids were excited to get back into activities today, to really be able to have the full activity period since orientations were finished last week. Sports and Games played baseball on DK Field, and we had eggs and toast for … Continued


Super Sunday

The sun shone once again for our first and only Sunday during D session. Sundays are a little different around Camp Deerhorn. We all enjoy sleeping in an extra hour, with breakfast at 9am….though I should say that most of … Continued


Team Excitement

It’s always an exciting day at camp when kids get to find out what teams they are on. The leaders drafted last night, so just before lunch today, we announced teams, passed out shirts, and took team photos. Campers had … Continued


A Good Start

While our temperatures today may not be ideal for swim tests, we haven’t had any rain today, which is awesome. We tried to get kids outside last night after dinner, but just as we got them outside it started pouring … Continued


D Session Excitement

We were so excited to greet all of our D session boys today, but they were WAY more excited than we were! We were NOT, however, excited about the rain that poured all day, and definitely did not help the … Continued


The Tough One

This day is definitely the hardest of the summer…the goodbyes the most bittersweet. While we are ready and excited to greet 120 D session boys tomorrow, it is always hard to say goodbye to our 15 year olds when they … Continued