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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

Rockmont Web Lessons: Turning Frustration into Determination and Fierceness!

An age-old parenting question is, “How do we create an environment for our children that allows (...)

Dan Davis November 6, 2020

Breaking the Norm: How Rockmont Encourages Healthy Social Growth

As a twelve-year-old boy, I was not concerned with how kind I was to others. I was focused on my (...)

Will Campbell October 30, 2020

Behind the Scenes, Part One: Self Confidence

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

Chuck Flournoy October 22, 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

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

Little Legacies

As many of you know, this summer at Rockmont looked quite a bit different from the sixty-four that (...)

Daniel Weatherby October 1, 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