It only gets better! In the last week we’ve attended a mind-blowingly wonderful conference of camp industry professionals, and held our in-house Administration Team Spring Retreat to collaborate and share inspiration for the summer ahead. We were riding a high! And then this. To come to my e-mail inbox and discover that a camp mom […]
After his first summer as Program Director, Casey runs through what he experienced, learned, discovered, and enjoyed. It’s a must read for everyone!
We’ve contracted with Camp Trucking to make your luggage process easier, smoother, happier all around!
A short interview with family member and administration team member Louise Dawson, our office manager.
Camp is only 46 days away. That’s just a little over a month until the Barge crosses The Greenbrier River and we rest into the life of the Alleghany hills. But that also means time’s a tickin’ on getting ready for camp. So I thought I’d throw together a list of ten easy things […]
When the clock turned to midnight on January 1st, 2014 it became the year that Camp Alleghany will be 92 years old! Ninety-two years and going strong, I might add! So in the spirit of all that is new with the new year, I thought I’d bring you up to date on what’s new for […]
With anxiety on the rise and technology pushing adolescents to grow up at alarming rates, there will always be one place to soothe tension and act like a kid again. Summer camp is this haven for many people and roughly eight million children in America go to summer camp each year. Allegiances are formed to […]
The year 2016 must’ve seemed like an exotic future date to the young campers of 1986. After all, it was 30 years away and in the next century — I mean millennia — to boot! I got a real kick out of reading a story written by a young camper — Cathy Canaga — from […]
Who says there are no more good summer jobs? Right here at Camp Alleghany we have dream summer jobs for young men who like to work hard, be part of a team, and enjoy the great outdoors all at the same time! I’m talking about our long-established Green Team, a summer work force to be […]
Editor’s note: This is a letter we received from a camper’s mom. While it may seem out of sequence relative to the summer and the term camp, we decided to run it as a blog entry anyway since it is so touching, thoughtful, and sweet! Dear B.A., Seven years ago I met a bubbly blonde […]