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Rockmont Veteran Awarded Prestigious Watson Fellowship

Thursday, April 20th 2017


Long time Rockmont camper, counselor, and Tribal Director, Mark McAlister has been awarded the highly prestigious Thomas J. Watson Fellowship. The Fellowship, offered by the Thomas J. Watson Foundation, offers college graduates a year of independent exploration and travel outside the United States. Watson Fellows must create, execute, and evalua...

Catalyst Recognized for Program Excellence

Thursday, April 6th 2017


At this year’s American Camping Association conference in Albuquerque, NM, the Rockmont Catalyst Program was recognized for excellence in programming with the Edie Klein Award. This award is given in recognition of existing programs of an exceptional nature occurring at a camp or retreat center in the Southeast. At the ACA Conference, Rock...

High Art at Camp

Thursday, March 2nd 2017


We are grateful to camp veteran Luke Allsbrook for this painting titled “Force and Refinement.” Luke received an MFA from the New York Academy of Art. His work has been exhibited in galleries and museums throughout the US and is included in the Forbes collection, Mercedes-Benz, the US Department of State, and in the collection of th...

Welcoming Stan Wilson Back to Camp

Friday, January 6th 2017


We are excited to announce that Rockmont’s full-time team is growing in 2017! Stan Wilson will be joining our team as Associate Director of Programming and Risk Management. Stan returns to Rockmont after 22 years in pastoral ministry, the last fourteen as pastor of Northside Baptist Church in Clinton, Mississippi. Rockmont is where he firs...

2016 Summer Slideshows

Thursday, September 15th 2016

Starter Camp & Adventure Camp Classic Camp 1 & Base Camp Classic Camp 2 & Summit Camp Classic Camp 3 & Summit Camp Classic Camp 4 Ready for Summer 2017? Register today before spots fill up!

Reflecting on Growth

Tuesday, August 2nd 2016


After a restful weekend here at camp, it was time re-enter into our normal schedule with renewed energy on Monday. We wasted no time Monday morning jumping right back in with a camp-wide Morning Watch and a day full of skills. After spending a week in their skills, campers are starting to expand and grow within these activities. Climbing moved o...

An Energizing, Restful Weekend at Camp!

Monday, August 1st 2016


We had an awesome weekend packed with fun, but we also managed to get rested up for the second half of Classic 4! The Buckeyes and Birches arrived back to camp after breakfast from their Tribal and Cabin Campouts just in time for a day filled with Tribal Activities on Saturday. The tribes participated in many different activities all throughout ...

All-Day Skills & All-Day Smiles!

Friday, July 29th 2016


We can’t believe that the first week of Classic 4 is coming to a close, but what a great week it has been! Everyone enjoyed a delicious and filling breakfast this morning, and the Poplars arrived back to camp from their Tribal Campout just in time for a day full of skills. It has been a joy to watch the campers during their skills. Their many pr...