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Strong Kids, Rock Star Role Models

According to the American Camp Association (ACA), there are more than 12,000 day and overnight camps in the United States. Every camp wants to provide an experience that is memorable, fun, and that has lasting meaningful impact. Strong Rock certainly … Continue reading

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Preparing Your Child For Their First Sleep-Away Camp

Here at Strong Rock our staff continues to educate themselves about camp and the industry as a whole. Often we come across an article that really encourages us or gives some insight to ways we can grow in our abilities … Continue reading

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The Leaders of Tomorrow

When building camp 10 years ago, we received tons of advice and wisdom as we pursued this endeavor. One conversation that stood out to us was about the importance of realizing that even though our focus was on our campers, … Continue reading

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Cooking Corner: Monkey Bread

I love to cook and enjoy trying new recipes. Sometimes I look at several different recipes online, change the ingredients a bit, and come out with something better (or in some cases worse) than the original. One of my favorite … Continue reading

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Camp is just plain cool

What makes camp so awesome? Is it the cabins, the food, the games, the skills, the directors, the facilities, the counselors or the other campers? Ask 50 different campers and you will likely get at least 30 different answers. One … Continue reading

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Make Up Your Mind

“For those who live according to the flesh set their minds on the things of the flesh, but those who live according to the Spirit set their minds on the things of the Spirit” Romans 8:5 Have you ever heard … Continue reading

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More Than Fun

Before joining the Strong Rock staff I was a middle school teacher. I loved my students and the relationships that I was able to build with them. However, teaching was also extremely frustrating for me as I realized that very … Continue reading

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How I Found Me

I have talked with many people over the years about why camp has played such an important role in my life. For over 20 years I have thought of seasons as Fall, Winter, Spring, and Camp! It is difficult to … Continue reading

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Nostalgia

Sometimes it seems like we are still a brand new camp, but as each summer passes we continue to write more history and leave a legacy for those who will walk these grounds after us. With the excitement and progression … Continue reading

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My Time at Camp

As you probably know by now, creating unforgettable summer experiences is our goal at Strong Rock. Our passion is to give young people the opportunity to grow, make lasting memories, and head back home better than the way they came. … Continue reading

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