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How We Choose Counselors for Each Age Group

There are many wonderful nuances during a camper’s developmental journey, and they all bring their (...)

Andrew Ginn January 15, 2021

2021: A New Year!

Each new year brings its own sense of exhilaration and enthusiasm. But after 2020, this new year (...)

Camp Rockmont December 31, 2020

An Ode to Murph

  Michael Murphy goes by many names around Camp Rockmont. He answers to Murph, (...)

Camp Rockmont December 11, 2020

Conversations about Cliffs: Hiking Safely around the Vertical

The fall in western North Carolina is awesome because the weather is typically perfect and it is (...)

Michael Murphy November 13, 2020

Wait, is that Potato Knob?

A blog for camping professionals involved in the North Carolina Youth Camp Association. and now (...)

Daniel Weatherby October 19, 2020

Group Game Facilitation

Picture this... 200+ high schoolers, 2 hours, 20 orange cones, a soccer field, and... You. Summer (...)

Michael Murphy September 10, 2020

Brrring. Brrring. “Good afternoon. This is Camp Rockmont.”

Have you ever called the Rockmont office? If so, then you likely have had the distinct pleasure of (...)

Camp Rockmont May 7, 2020

3 Important Lessons from 12 Different Jobs

My first job wasn’t really an actual profession. I just worked for a man named Andy Molatch as his (...)

Michael Murphy April 30, 2020

Staying “Awake” During Social Distancing

We are collectively in uncharted territory. The rhythms that many of us knew from a few weeks ago (...)

Andrew Ginn & Dan Davis March 24, 2020