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2015 Theme Weeks

  • Session 1 - Harry Potter
  • Session 2 - Jurassic Park
  • Session 3 - Frozen
  • Session 4 - Rodeo Roundup
  • Mini Camp 1 - Neverland
  • Session 5 - Pirates vs. Ninjas
  • Session 6 - Big Hero Week
  • Session 7 - Spy Week
  • Session 8 - Shark Week
  • Session 9 - Hunger Games Week
 

Author:Martha Sortland

Preparing Your Camper

  Camp Chief Ouray is tucked away in the picturesque Rocky Mountains. We sit at an elevation of 8,700 feet above sea level, with 360-degree mountain vistas. While it may be beautiful, spending time at altitude can come with challenges. Things like altitude sickness, sun exposure...

The Impact of Camp

     Camp, at its core, is transformational. When the impact can’t be ordered from Amazon or booked online or saved in a que (because you can’t put confidence or independence in a nice little package with gift wrap and a bow), the true benefits of...

Camp as a “Friend Maker”

Camp programs are magical in so many ways; we teach campers new skills, we build confidence through progressive programming, we explore other cultures, and we facilitate making new friends. Perhaps the biggest thing on this list we do for campers, is help them find and...

Camp Is….

We all know camp is great! But "camp people" say that "non-camp people" just don’t understand what’s so great about it. What's so great about spending summers living in a bubble of theme weeks, hot dog eating contests, and capture the flag? Why are others...