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Top 10 Ways to Prep Your Child For Camp

Camp will be here before we know it. Here are some ways you can help your camper prepare for the summer ahead! Practice setting the table. Meals at camp are served family style and campers will take turns setting the table with the help of…

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A Great Theme Night Costume for Under $20!

Packing for camp doesn’t have to be stressful! Our packing list includes the day-to-day minimum amount of gear, recommended by veteran camp families. There are also a lot of fun things we do at camp, and costumes add to that fun! Each week, campers will…

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Dare To Dream Big

What did you want to be when you were five years old? Did you play pretend with your friends and argue over who got to be the main character? Are you now gainfully employed as your favorite childhood role? Maybe, maybe not. To those parents…

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Full-Circle, Full Fun

Every now and then, it’s good to remind yourself why summer is for camp. At Lonehollow, our mission is to provide a remarkable experience for everyone to discover, empower, and inspire their greatest self and we do this through our full-circle philosophy. We believe in…

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Share The Love

The Beatles said “All you need is love”. However, there are so many different types of love. Sanskrit has 96 different words for love, Persian has 80, Greek has three, but, in English, there is only one. With just one word, there are so many ways…

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Create, Build, Discover

by: Cade Bradshaw, guest blogger At camp, people spontaneously burst into song, your name tag is your most valuable commodity, and dreams are shared around the campfire. Always creative and always fun, camp magic (what psychologists sometimes call “free play”) is real. Camp magic is…

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Take A Look, It’s In A Book

Nothing is better than curling up with a good book, especially when the weather is chilly (or really at any time)! During the summer, many of our campers use the Lonehollow library to curl up with a good book during rest period or travel to…

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New Week, New Year

The end of the year brings a huge wave of nostalgia. We scroll through old photos and reflect on the highlights and happenings of the past twelve months. We might even think back to the resolutions we set at the beginning of the year. Were…

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Gimme vs. Giving

How many years in a row have we built our holiday shopping list based on who will be giving us something in return? Parents, children, cousins, aunts, uncles, grandparents, neighbors, friends…the list can go on and on. Cue the days of endless shopping and searching…

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Thanksgiving Is The Season. Family Is The Reason.

During the holidays, we spend a lot of time together as a family. Relatives come in from out of town, cousins start backyard football games, and everyone seems to congregate in the kitchen. It’s always good to spend time with loved ones, but this time…