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Billy Graham and Camp Rockmont

We mourn the loss of Billy Graham who passed away this week. Reverend Graham made his home just a few miles from Camp at Montreat. Over the years he developed friendships with a number of Rockmonters, and it was not uncommon for Graham to pay a visit to Camp and even deliver a message. Graham’s […]

A Story From the Stables

It is never a dull moment at the Rockmont barn! Our riders and horses have been actively competing in competitions all over the Southeast. Recently, TBopp, Aastro and Baby Horse got in the Christmas Spirit by competing in the Christmas Obstacle Challenge in Morganton, NC. We even hosted a horse show and trail challenge here […]

New Arrivals, Weddings, and Passings

CELEBRATING (LEFT) Jake Lawing & Lindsey Blake tied the knot on January 14, 2017. Jake served at Camp as a Counselor and then Tribal Director. (CENTER) Eric Beason has served in many roles at Camp for over 20 years, including Counselor, Tribal Director, and Day Camp Director. He married Stephanie Hilton, also a former staff […]

Cross Country at Camp Rockmont

This summer Rockmont will be offering specialized Cross Country training for older campers. Led by Thomas Cason, an experienced college cross country coach and longtime Rockmont veteran, campers will receive up to eight coached morning runs and five specialized fitness sessions. Attention will be given to improving form, core strength, posture, flexibility, strength-training, and nutrition. […]

All at Once

A story of thanks for God's outpouring of gifts. I married my wife, Sadie, on Saturday November 4, 2017, at Camp Rockmont where we met. It was wonderful having many Rockmont staff, and even some campers, in attendance. Much the way that we met and fell in love was reflected in our marriage ceremony, surrounded […]

Grace Goes First

Gaining insight on blessings and affirmations from older cultures. When does a boy become a man?