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A Thrilling Thursday!

Friday, July 29th 2016

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It was an early day for us here at Rockmont and a hearty breakfast was just the thing that camp needed to fuel a fun-filled Thursday. We kicked off the day in typical Rockmont fashion by enjoying a morning of skills. For campers this meant returning to their First and Second Skills, which they had not revisited since Monday. Now that all the vit...

A Wonderful Wednesday of Skills, Plus Evening Watch!

Thursday, July 28th 2016

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It was another awesome day at camp with beautiful summer weather, fun and exciting morning activities, and an afternoon of skills! This morning the Birches got to experience a little bit of what the Poplars experienced yesterday by playing a game of 3-Ball-3-Disc, a combination of soccer and ultimate frisbee. Their brother tribe, the Buckeyes, p...

A Fantastic Tribal Activity Tuesday!

Tuesday, July 26th 2016

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We had quite the fun-filled day at Rockmont today! It included Tribal Activities, Free Swims, and an awesome thunderstorm to cool off the afternoon. The Hickories, Hemlocks, and Sycamores continued their day in the forest for their Tribal and Cabin Campouts today. These campouts are such important times of growth, connecting with the natural wor...

A Monday Full of New Skills & New Friendships!

Monday, July 25th 2016

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Classic 4 had a fantastic start today as we enjoyed a whole day of Skills! The campers arrived to Eden Hall this morning ready to eat a delicious breakfast and conquer the day. They set off to Morning Watch with their tribes, pitched in to help clean up their cabins, and then went to their first and second skills. The first day of skills is alwa...

Growth, Achievement, and Friendly Competition!

Wednesday, July 20th 2016

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With a morning full of Tribal Activities and the last round of afternoon Skills, we are making the most of these last few days at camp. This awareness has only made the campers want to play harder, work as diligently as they can to finish different projects in Skills, and bond with their new friends even more. Bear Camp had an exciting morning w...

All Smiles on this Tribal Activity Tuesday!

Wednesday, July 20th 2016

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This Tuesday at camp was filled with Tribal Activities, Horseback Trail Rides, and Ski Trips. The Poplars started their day by hiking back to camp from their Cabin Camp Out while the rest of us began the day by playing games and participating in activities with our tribes. Bear Camp traveled across camp to the Golf Course for an exciting round o...

Taking Skills to the Next Level!

Tuesday, July 19th 2016

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What an exciting, beautiful summer day at Camp Rockmont! Mondays are for all day skills here at camp, and today was an especially fun day, beginning with camp-wide Morning Watch! All campers and staff sang, danced, and worshipped God together with excitement this morning. We were also rain-free today, so we maximized the outdoor fun! Campers wit...

A Rowdy and Restful Weekend at Rockmont!

Monday, July 18th 2016

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Weekends here at Camp are still full of excitement, but always a bit more relaxed than the rest of the week days. Saturday morning, with breakfast starting a little later than usual, campers arrived to Eden Hall and were surprised and thrilled to find sugary cereal on their tables. That was just one of the few treats that we got to enjoy during ...

A Fantastic Skills-Filled Friday!

Saturday, July 16th 2016

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It’s been a fantastic skills-filled Friday at Camp Rockmont! Today was an all skills day, so campers got to go to all four skills. Everyone is looking forward to the weekend here at camp. Tonight, the Birch Tribe of Bear Camp went on a tribal campout just before dinner. This campout allows them to bond together as a tribe, sleep under the stars,...

A Terrific Thursday!

Friday, July 15th 2016

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After enjoying a couple of mornings of later 8:45am breakfasts, it was time for camp to rise bright and early once again in order to have enough time to fully immerse themselves in their First and Second Skills. Paddleboarding ventured out into the lake for an aquatic version of Capture the Flag while on the other side of the lake Swim Sports pl...