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February 26th, 2024

Rustic for a Reason

How we keep things simple, not rundown The word “rustic” has come to mean a lot of different things. Some folks […]

August 31st, 2023

…And Fun Was Had By All!

Wow! It feels like it was just June 25th – campers were arriving for the start of Session 1 and counselors […]

April 13th, 2023

Why Boys Need Netop

I will admit – I came late to the game when it comes to summer camp. As a Brit growing up in […]

February 13th, 2023

Camp is Not Just For Kids – Why Teens Need Camp

It’s not unusual for me to hear parents of teenagers (13-16) say that they think their child is too old for […]

Camp Skills Are Professional Sills

When I was in college, there was never any doubt in my mind about how I would spend my summers. I […]

February 17th, 2021

Working at Camp – The REAL-est Job You Will Ever Have

The top two questions that I get all of the time when I tell people that I’m a camp director are: […]

December 24th, 2020

What Brings You Joy?

Apologies that it has taken a bit to get up our next blog. We had kids home with colds, day care […]

October 19th, 2020

Defining Tradition

I always get nervous about using the word “traditional” or “tradition” to describe camp. To a new camp family, they hear […]

September 18th, 2020

Losing Control

Over the past few months much has been said about how drastically our lives have changed. We have been forced to […]

August 10th, 2020

Of People and Places

Hi Everyone! This is my first monthly blog post with all of you and I hope that you enjoy the monthly […]

June 26th, 2020

BEST OF NETOP 2020 EDITION

What is your favorite part of camp? What is truly the best thing about Netop? It’s an age-old debate and now […]

June 3rd, 2020

A Message From Our Directors

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