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Rockmont Comes Alive in Oxford!

Wednesday, February 1st 2012

On Tuesday night, 540 miles west of Black Mountain, Rockmont was vibrantly alive in Oxford, Mississippi! Veteran campers, along with their families and friends, gathered at the Byars home to get a taste of what Rockmont is all about. The living room was full of excited boys as we talked about flying down the zip line during free swim, discussed ...

Tar Heel State Travels

Wednesday, February 1st 2012


Last week’s travels took us to a couple significant Rockmont towns within our very own state of North Carolina. On Tuesday, Shawn and Jon enjoyed meeting some new prospective families at the Gaston Day School Summer Camp Fair. What made the trip all the more special was the opportunity to see some of our own campers passing through the eve...

Gearing Up for another Spring Travel Season

Friday, January 20th 2012


After a joyful Christmas season and a few weeks of settling back into some office work, Matt and Shawn fueled up again and hit the road this week to continue spreading the word about Rockmont. Matt headed west and traveled down to Auburn University while Shawn turned east to Davidson College. Our travels will continue to take us to camper homes ...

A Very Merry Christmas to You and Yours

Friday, December 23rd 2011


May this Christmas and every day that follows be a truly joyful time to celebrate the ever-coming Christ! Visit our Flickr page to see more Rockmont Christmas photos, including pictures of horseback caroling and Mike Beaver’s award-winning ugly Christmas sweater.

A Tale that Spans the Continents

Wednesday, December 21st 2011


It’s always exciting to see how God works in bringing two people together! On November 19, members of the Rockmont family gathered in Nashville to celebrate the marriage of Scott Radbill and Stephanie Glass. Scott and Stephanie’s story of finding one another is a tale that spans the continents. Scott, who has served as the Mountain C...

Local School Establishes "Diana Seifreit Day"

Tuesday, December 20th 2011


If you have ever stepped foot in the Roundhouse a midst the busyness of an Opening or Closing Day at Rockmont, then you’ve met Diana Seifreit, the one whom I affectionately call “The Roundhouse Queen.” Whether its camper skill placement, coupon books, camper mail, lost and found, or a host of other camp needs, Diana has the exp...

Horsing Around this Christmas

Wednesday, December 7th 2011


While you are making gifts for your family and watching the Rockmont Thanksgiving DVD, you may be wondering what all of our horses and other barn animals are up to this Christmas season. Do they even celebrate Christmas? What do they do during the winter months? Well, wonder no more! I headed over to the stables last week to check in with our ve...

Raleigh Rallies to a Great Show

Wednesday, November 30th 2011


Dan, Shawn, and Matt wrapped up the 2011 travel season last night in Raleigh, NC. We were back at the North Hills Club, a great venue with delicious cookies! We had an amazing turnout for our shows, the Rockmont family really brought the enthusiasm for a great night. It was great to see so many people, veteran and new families, come out to supp...

Thankful for the Rockmont Family

Wednesday, November 16th 2011


Whew! The last two weeks have been very exciting for me. I have crisscrossed the Southeast to visit Rockmonters in Georgia, Alabama, Mississippi, and Tennessee! A large part of the traveling was my Thanksgiving Tour of Rockmont home shows, and the most recent part was a very special Rockmont wedding (article to follow very soon!). I am pleased t...

A Special Reason to Watch "The Hunger Games" Trailer

Tuesday, November 15th 2011


You may be wondering why I’m posting about The Hunger Games. We’ve never posted on movies before, especially a movie trailer. But, we’ve never had one of our Directors in a movie before! Just before counselors arrived for training, our own Jon Brooks spent a couple days as a background extra in the role of a Peacekeeper in the ...