To celebrate another beautiful day in our valley, we asked Wawayanda to share their silliest stories from the first week of camp. There were a few great sleepwalking stories; such as a camper who thought they were a T-Rex in their sleep, and another who tried to go swimming with their dog. There was a story of a dance party in the dark, in which the cabin used flashlights for decoration and brooms as additional guests. There were several courageous and goofy spider rescue missions; and last, but certainly not least, when our most excited storyteller got the chance to share his story, he thought for a moment and then […]

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Today has been a beautiful day in Wawa! Our villages spent the morning making candles, going boating, playing basketball, and splashing in the creek. We took a break from activities to hydrate and eat pizza for lunch. After that we had our first Hoopla of the session, which is a time for all of our villages to shout cheers loud and proud outside, until we finish with a camp wide Wawayanda cheer all together. Later in the afternoon we did archery, capture the flag, arts and crafts, and jumped through sprinklers in the garden to cool off from the heat.  It was a great day! As the sun goes down, […]

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Vly and Eagle Mountain left for their overnight camping trips today! We had consistent warm showers all morning, which cooled off the heat and brought on the mud puddles instead; but, despite the rain, the campers and staff in Vly and Eagle were excited for their trip. They got ready by packing up backpacks full of food, tarps, and sleeping bags; and then they set off for their adventures after lunch. Eagle hiked out to the “High Falls” lean-tos, cabins 49 and 50 of Vly hiked out the observatory, and cabins 47 and 48 of Vly hiked a bit further to the neighboring “Trickle Brook” lean-tos. They had great hikes, […]

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