Staff training is in full swing! Over the last week, we have been doing so much to prepare for the summer and we cant wait for campers to come next week! We have been working on teambuilding, formulating our goals for the summer, putting together our trip pack-out procedure, and much more. Right now, our counselors and trip leaders are out on their training hike honing their backcountry skills. Everyone has been having a great time backpacking through the Adirondacks and the Catskills and they are so excited to go hiking with campers in a few weeks!  

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Dear Wawayanda Campers and Families,   Hello from the beautiful Catskill Mountains! Summer Camp Training is in full swing and all of our Wawayanda head counselors (we like to call them Village Chiefs) are so excited to make this summer the best one yet. On Sunday night, we surprised our Wawayanda Village Chiefs by taking them to Merrill Pavilion for an Overnight full of s’mores, nature exploration, and team bonding. Since all of our campers have an Overnight experience during their time at Frost Valley YMCA, our Village Chiefs made sure to practice their pita pizza-making technique! As you’ll soon learn, Wawa is a place where we’re proud, silly, and […]

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