When a camper comes to us summer after summer she is on a journey that holds memories and familiarity while also growing and changing to reflect each stage in her life. Read on to hear what one camper says that Camp Alleghany gave to her.
In this blog series we look at each of our Departments in depth. Today it’s all about Photojournalism, which includes photography, videography, and writing!
The Tree of Life that has come to be associated with camp is a symbol that means so much to so many of us. One camper tells her own story of what it means.
One camper — Anna Turk — sent us pictures and a note about her craft project centered around the Tree of Life. We love it!
Seven-year camper Lindsay Hunt started a foundation to help fellow classmates with the “little things,” that some of them couldn’t afford and it’s a huge success!
One mini camper tells her story of going to camp for the first time and being so excited that she just had to come back — right away!
One rising 16 reflects on her years at camp, and how this one will be her last…as a camper at least.
I received a super cute email from a camp mom —Joelle Conoscenti — that I couldn’t resist sharing on the blog. So I asked her if that was okay and she said, “Yes!” She wrote, I just wanted to share this poem Isabella wrote for her first assignment this school year. Thank you for making […]
On Sunday, June 17th, 2007, it was a sunny day in the Alleghany Mountains. It was the opening day of Mini Camp, and many new memories were going to be made in the next six days. We found out on the other side of the river that we’d be living in Tent 27, Junior Camp, […]
For the past four years, I’ve gone to Camp Alleghany during the first term. But, ssince this past summer was my last year as a camper, I was lucky enough to go full term. Unfounded fears Once I was at camp this summer, I found myself very apprehensive about going second term. There were twenty-seven […]