American Heritage


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Dates: June 18 - July 1, 2017
Tuition: $1840
Ages: 6-16


Our two-week sessions for boys and girls, ages 6-16 begin with "American Heritage." At this session, we explore the rich history of the early American West with its mountain men, trappers and plains Indians. Campers and staff create a day-long “Rendezvous,” evoking a 19th-century frontier atmosphere. Events begin with a flapjack-eating contest and continue with games, fire-building, prospecting, bartering and "tall tales." Our first regular session culminates with a dramatic Pow Wow; complete with costumes. All "tribes" come together to display culture, legends, ceremonies and dances that are particular to their cabin group. American Heritage is all about outdoor fun – the mood is positive and mellow, with non-competitive activities that build self-esteem. It's an excellent choice for first-time campers.

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Some of the events from American Heritage:
  • 4th of July Celebration
  • The Banjo Man
  • Cowboy Night
  • Overnights and Cookouts
  • Archery, BB's, Rifles
  • Horse Overnight
  • Council Fire
  • 1776 Musical
  • The Double Dipper
  • All Camp Dance
  • Alchemy
  • Counselor Hunt
  • Spiral & Keva Ceremonies
  • Horseback Riding
  • Wilderness Exploration
  • Forts and Flowers
  • Open Space Trips
  • Video Making and Radio
  • Climbwall, Zipline, Upper Elements
  • Vespers
  • The "GG 7" Trail Rides
  • Square Dancing
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