Summer Learning Loss and Camp STEAM Weeks

This year we are doing something brand new at our summer camps, and we’re very excited! Some of you may already be aware that there is a growing concern among educators regarding summer learning loss. This is where good students forget what they’ve learned, or in some cases even HOW to learn over the summer … Continue reading Summer Learning Loss and Camp STEAM Weeks

Girl Scout Camp, the Buddy System and One Bolt of Lightning

Two former Camp Pisgah campers reunite after 51 years In the summer of 1967, Linda Walker had just moved to a new town. Beginning the summer in Murphy, NC was not high on her list and her mom quickly realized this and began seeking out opportunities for her and her brothers to get to know … Continue reading Girl Scout Camp, the Buddy System and One Bolt of Lightning

The Most Magical Aspect of Summer Camp

When your week, your year, your day, your break, your general well  being has just gotten to be on the shy side of pessimistic, there is one good remedy. No matter what happens at camp, how the campers did not want to work together, the rain caused multiple rainy day adjustments, it just wasn’t your … Continue reading The Most Magical Aspect of Summer Camp

Why You Should Attend a Summer Camp Open House

It’s that time of year! Summer Camps all over the US are preparing for camper arrival in just a few short months. For many camps this means hosting open houses, and giving parents and campers alike an opportunity to come and visit camp before the summer season is in full swing. Whether this is your … Continue reading Why You Should Attend a Summer Camp Open House

106 Reasons Why You Should Attend Camp This Summer

Because today is the 106th Birthday of the Girl Scouts, we wanted to share 106 reasons why you should come to Girl Scout Carolinas Peaks to Piedmont Summer Camps for summer 2018. 1. It won’t be snowing like it is today at camp.2. Most days it will be warm and full of sunshine.3. You know … Continue reading 106 Reasons Why You Should Attend Camp This Summer

What We’re Doing to Keep Your Daughter Safe

The summer has always been one of my favourite times of the year.  I’m cold natured, and the warmer summers over here in NC suit me better than the 3 days of 70 degree weather we get in the United Kingdom. (I truly don’t think I can ever move back for this reason alone!) However, once … Continue reading What We’re Doing to Keep Your Daughter Safe