Nestled in Strafford, NH, Camp Foss spans 275 acres of woodlands, fostering an environment for personal growth and exploration. Campers embark on a journey to uncover their potential, engaging in an array of activities, from kayaking to high and low ropes courses, archery, climbing towers, and farm programs.
Each day offers a diverse selection of activities, encouraging friendship, skill development, and an appreciation for nature. With options ranging from tether ball to tomahawk range, the camp ensures a fulfilling experience, catering to varied interests and fostering a sense of camaraderie among campers.
Camp Foss stands as a haven where every individual finds an avenue for personal development and joyful exploration amidst the great outdoors.
Nestled in the stunning landscapes of southwestern NH, Fleur de Lis offers an idyllic summer haven for girls. With a small community of only 100 girls and 45 staff, it fosters an environment where authenticity and belonging thrive. The program, spanning 2, 3.5, 5.5, and 7-week sessions, emphasizes building confidence, independence, and communal living, cultivating a sense of empowerment and camaraderie among campers.
Guided by dedicated counselors, girls engage in diverse activities, special events, and evening programs, with ample unstructured time for bonding and leisure. The camp also offers shorter experiences like the Big & Little Weekend and Try It Days for added immersion.
Notably, Fleur de Lis extends Circle Week, a compassionate initiative providing a free week of camp for girls coping with parental loss. Over its 90-year legacy, the camp has been a transformative retreat where girls not only spend their summers but forge enduring friendships and cherished memories, creating a second home that resonates far beyond the campgrounds.
Highland Mountain Summer Camps specialize in multi-day programs tailored for youth passionate about mountain biking. Their inclusive approach welcomes riders of diverse abilities, from beginners exploring the park to those verging on professional levels. Emphasizing Safety, Fun, and Learning, the camp ensures each child progresses in their biking journey.
When not hitting the trails, campers engage in a variety of activities, including disc golf, gaga ball, basketball, pool, ping pong, and more, while also enjoying downtime in the camp lounges.
The camp's team comprises devoted coaches and staff who share the camp's values and revel in the camp atmosphere. Each member brings substantial youth camp experience, along with CPR/first aid certifications and specialized Highland Camps training. The coaches, esteemed professionals in the mountain biking realm, offer extensive knowledge and guidance to help campers excel in the sport.
Highland Mountain Summer Camps prioritize providing a well-rounded experience, combining biking thrills with diverse recreational opportunities, all under the guidance of a team committed to both the campers' development and their enjoyment of the camp environment.
Sleepaway camp is an incredible experience, and Camp Stonewall offers one that campers love! Find out more about their program below and at the Boston Camp Fair in February!
Camp Stonewall is a co-ed sleepaway camp located on the Marianapolis Prep School campus in Connecticut. They offer over 45 activities every day including athletics, drama, music, dance, and visual arts to kids entering grades 2-10.
Campers can choose sessions of 1-7 weeks and are grouped by age. Each camper is able to choose their activities on a daily basis. Be it kayaking, friendship bracelets, improv, hip hop, baseball, or gymnastics, campers get to pick the activities that speak to them most. In the evenings, the entire camp gathers for special programming and activities
You're invited to hear more about Camp Stonewall from their representatives at the Boston Camp Fair - and you won't want to miss it!
This blog is written by Abby Barber, owner of Barber Events and the Boston Camp Fair.