The Heat is On!

There are lots of campers who choose to come to camp in August because “it’s warmer than it is in June.” I can tell you that I wouldn’t ever want it to be any hotter at camp than it is … Continued

It’s a Hot One!

Today’s high in the 90s means it’s a great day for the waterfront and trips down the slide! It definitely doesn’t get this hot up here very often, but we are glad to have our water activities to cool off! … Continued

Let’s Do It Again!

We are once again grateful for a beautiful day of warm sunshine. It got a little hot in the afternoon, but was the perfect start to our B session. Kids who stayed over from A session were put in temporary … Continued

An End and a Beginning

And just like that, the buses have departed and many of our A session kids are on their way home. We had a great awards breakfast this morning. We enjoyed waffles and sausage for breakfast and handed out patches for … Continued

A Great Last Day

Well, those ten days sure flew by in a flash! It was a fun-filled final day of A session. We had blueberry pancakes and bacon for breakfast, and kids had three final activity periods this morning to work on those … Continued

Dear Derek

Dear Derek, If life were fair and just, you would be here right now. We would be playing ultimate frisbee with you on the soccer field on Sunday mornings, and listening to you and Papa sing at the campfire.  We … Continued

The 2018 Treasure Hunt

Sundays are a little different around Deerhorn. We sleep in an extra hour, and have breakfast at 9. This morning it was scrambled eggs, hash browns, and sausage for breakfast. After breakfast, there’s a couple of rare hours of free … Continued


You will hear the word “brotherhood” spoken of frequently at Deerhorn. Friendship at camp run deep and many of our staff were campers together years ago. We truly are a family and both kids and staff often refer to their … Continued

Time Flies

We are incredibly thankful for our continued good weather. The sun shines, the skies are blue, and it’s been a perfect 75 degrees every day. Time really flies around here, as it’s hard to believe we are already halfway through … Continued

Lessons Learned

Lots of good photos from last night’s games of Scalp will be posted later today on Shutterfly. Eleven and under played on the baseball field, and 12 and up played on the soccer field. It’s always interesting to watch the … Continued