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Behind the Scenes, Part two: Self-Awareness

How We Develop Rockmont\'s Program in Pursuit of Five Critical Objectives for our Campers Part (...)

Chuck Flournoy December 17, 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

The Importance of Play: Mother/Son Pogo Sticking Edition

Camp Rockmont is a special place - a community set aside for new experiences and new (...)

Karen Davis October 16, 2020

The Case for Camping

I believe in the power of a night spent camping in the woods. At Rockmont, we believe in (...)

Andrew Ginn October 9, 2020

The Power of Friendships to Shape our Lives

The core of any camp experience is friendship. When all goes well at camp, we find friends who (...)

Stan Wilson September 24, 2020

How to Have a Productive and Fun Family Meeting

  This article\'s timing may seem interesting given most of us have been spending a lot (...)

Dan Davis September 18, 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

Let Your Son Make Choices When He’s Afraid

Most young men are used to making certain choices: what will I wear? What do I want to eat? Do I (...)

Mike Peckham September 4, 2020

Rounding Out Rockmont’s Roster

Last week was opening week for Major League Baseball, and that means summer is right around the (...)

Stan Wilson April 1, 2019