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Moosilauke Moments 2011: 1st Session, Weeks 1 & 2 from Camp Moosilauke on Vimeo.

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What You Learn About Boys From Running a Summer Camp

What You Learn About Boys From Running A Summer Camp

 by Bill McMahon, Co-Director After twenty plus years of running a residential summer camp you learn a thing or two about boys. Here are some of the golden rules my wife and I have learned about how they learn and grow, all of which informs how we run Camp Moosilauke. 1) Peer culture drives everything. Judith … continue reading

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Moosilauke Weekly Letter Home 7-29-2011

Dear Moosilauke Parent: This provides our first letter from our 2.5 week session. It has been a busy, fun-filled week. Click on http://campmoosilaukephotos.shutterfly.com/ for daily photos and read on for all the adventures and special happenings. As you know, Monday, July 26th, was opening day. Although we had a brief drizzle, overall it was very pleasant and … continue reading

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Moosilauke Weekly Letter Home 7-17-11

Hello from balmy Orford, NH! We have had another terrific week and it is our pleasure to share with you the highlights via this letter. As you know, you can also access daily pictures from camp by clicking on http://campmoosilaukephotos.shutterfly.com. We are also excited to announce that Moosilauke is now blogging! By clicking on http://campmoosilauke.blogspot.com you can read … continue reading

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Farm Trip

by Gregory Locker, Counselor & Director of the Backcountry Leadership Program This past Saturday a group of ten campers went to Kingsbury Market Garden (KBMG), my family’s farm in Waitsfield, VT. KBMG is your archetypal diversified vegetable farm growing over 40 kinds of produce on seven tillable acres. KBMG employs innovative methods, such as movable … continue reading

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