Category Archives: Rocky Ridge

Rocky Ridge Session 4 8/16

This morning we had a super fun rotation of 1620 and Gaga. We also did long range bike relays! The kids made some cool slime and rubber friendship bracelets/weaves at Arts and Crafts. Today was Earth Day! We cleaned up our site and enjoyed a yummy dirt desert! Favorite moment of the day goes to all of the… Continue Reading →

Rocky Ridge Session 4 8/14

This morning we had a fast paced game of soccer at athletics and switched up halfway through to play dodgeball. The kids made a cool wooden crates and clay at arts or sports. Special day today was cowboy day. We had some great s’mores like the cowboys used to! Favorite moment of the day was when the… Continue Reading →

Rocky Ridge Session 4 Day 4

One thing we did this morning was rotate through 1620 and the gaga ball pit to make sure we got equal amounts of sun and shade. Today at arts and crafts the kids made slime and then molded it into bouncy balls! Special day today was crazy hair and sock day. We had some cool innovative styles… Continue Reading →

Rocky Ridge Session 4 Day 3

One thing the group did this morning was play a crazy amount of basketball and ping pong at the 1620 house. The kids made globes, masks, fuzebeads, and painted at Art and Crafts. The special day today was Pirate Day. Captain Nick and his swashbuckling sidekicks made an elaborate treasure hunt for the whole group to participate… Continue Reading →

Rocky Ridge Session 4 Day 1

This morning we gathered on the hill as we listened to Nicks rules and expectations for the session and got to know our new group members. Today the kids made firewood in the woods with Jon Haycock. He showed them what kind of wood burns best and how dead a tree should be before cutting it… Continue Reading →

Rocky Ridge Session 3 8/1

This morning we had a great time at the 1620 house. We crushed Nick in Basketball, destroyed Jason in Ping Pong, and rode alongside Kayla on the bicycles. The kids made paper globes and masks at arts and crafts and painted them after they dried. Today was Tye Dye day! Lots of cool clothing made today! Favorite moment… Continue Reading →

Rocky Ridge Session 3 7/31

This morning we had a crazy rotation of events at athletics. Jason had us facing off against each other in soccer, lacrosse shootout, kickball, and dodgeball. The kids made painted boxes and grids. Today was Olympic Double Dare day. We started off with the Counselor/Camper chariot races in the morning and played a huge game of… Continue Reading →

Rocky Ridge Session 3 7/30

Today was the beginning of week 6. We were happy to see old friends reunited and new friendships made.  One thing the group did this morning was go over the ground rules and expectations that we have for the week. The kids made teams for the Olympics this week. They were split up randomly into Pilgrimslavia,… Continue Reading →

Rocky Ridge Session 3 Day 5

This morning the campers had a heated game of 9 square at the courts. Jason made up special rules to keep spicing the game up during the duration of the period. The kids made s’mores at adventure craft.Today was cookout day. We had hot dogs, hamburgers, and cheeseburgers. Ice cream sundaes for desert. Favorite moment of the… Continue Reading →

Rocky Ridge Session 3 Day 4

This morning we had a fun and relaxed start to the day at 1620. Some of us played basketball, other rode bikes, and the rest played some throwback video games. Today at adventure craft the kids made cool leather crafts as well as finished up a sign for their campsite. Today’s special day was favorite sports team… Continue Reading →

Rocky Ridge Session 3 Day 3

This morning we had awesome games of lacrosse and soccer going on at athletics. When we got tired of that stuff we moved down to mini golf. At lunch we continued making our fort, it now has rope reinforced walls and is rapidly growing. The special day today was fiesta day. We had a blast stuffing… Continue Reading →

Rocky Ridge Session 3 Day 2

This morning we had athletics with Jason. Jason lead us through a circuit of volleyball, ultimate basketball, and dodgeball. The kids crates and stained wood burnings from previous days at Arts or Sports. Today was tattoo Tuesday. We had plenty of cool tattoos ranging from dinosaurs to Marvel Superheros! Favorite moment of the day was when Nate Mason… Continue Reading →

Rocky Ridge Session 3 Day 1

This morning we were introduced to our new camp friends and reunited with old friends! The kids continued construction on their fort in the site and gathered sticks to roast marshmallows with in the future. Favorite moment of the day was when Julia Schrieber and Natalie Kostiw taught the new campers the secret Rocky Ridge handshake/grip. Tomorrow is… Continue Reading →

Rocky Ridge Session 2 Day 9

This morning we had the option of rotating through the basketball courts with Kayla, Gaga Ball with Anna, and Lacrosse with Nick. Everyone else was practicing for the big show in the afternoon. Today the kids finished up their leather crafts at adventure craft with Jason. Today was talent show day. We had some cool camper talents… Continue Reading →

Rocky Ridge Session 2 Day 8

This morning the kids had a great time rotating between the Gaga Ball pit, the 9 square arena, and nitro ball arena. Today’s special day was pajama day. We saw some cool onesie’s and some cozy bathrobes as we enjoyed our morning breakfast.  They had eggs and sausage all wrapped up in a burrito with the… Continue Reading →

Rocky Ridge Session 2 Day 7

This morning we had an electric game of racket baseball, where we split up Nick and Chazz’s “dream team”. The kids finished decorating the wooden crates with paint and wood-burners that they assembled yesterday at Arts or Sports. Today was Tye Dye day. We enjoyed Tye Dying our shirts and pillowcases in the shade during Arts… Continue Reading →

Rocky Ridge Session 2 Day 6

We started the morning in the woods at Project Adventure.  We got to work together as we did the dangling duo at Project Adventure. The Dangling Duo is a really cool where two kids have to use their strength and wit to climb a really high structure.  After PA we went to Adventure Craft.  The… Continue Reading →

Rocky Ridge Session 2 Day 5

This morning we had an awesome period of athletics with Tom Woods where we played the classic “Yoshi” and another modified version of capture the flag.  Our favorite moment of the day was watching Nick and all the counselors get out in our game of capture the tennis ball. Another fun thing we did today… Continue Reading →

Rocky Ridge Session 2 Day 4

This morning we had a great time hanging around the 1620 house with Tom Woods. He schooled us on the basketball court while Jason fell victim to our video game skills indoors. Today the kids made great strides in preparing for the upcoming musical “Beauty and The Beast.” Very excited for the finished product! Today was 80’s… Continue Reading →

Rocky Ridge Session 2 Day 3

This morning the kids had a good time at the 1620 house. Some of them left to go to the basketball camp we were holding at the lower courts. A couple of us went to Edwards House to work on the musical we are performing at the end of the session, ” Beauty and The Beast.” Today… Continue Reading →

Rocky Ridge Session 2 Day 2

This morning we did athletics with director Rob. We played capture the flag dodgeball edition. At Art or Sports the campers finished painting their clay pots they made yesterday. They came out super cool. The special day today was Hats and Shades day! Our campers wore their favorite hats and funkiest sunglasses! The favorite moment of the day… Continue Reading →

Rocky Ridge Session 1 Day 8

Today we started off our wonderful morning by playing some pickle ball before pool. You got a little competitive but was still really fun! Later we then made our way to arts and crafts where we created flags and also made candles. I have to say everyone in Rocky Ridge is pretty artistic! Today was… Continue Reading →

Rocky Ridge Session 1 Day 7

We started our morning off today with Chaz at Athletics where we got to cool off and play some fun, wet and wild water relays as well as an all out water balloon war. This morning the kids made flags at Arts and Sports and are in the process of painting them. Today was Town… Continue Reading →

Rocky Ridge Session 1 Day 6

This morning we went on a scavenger hunt for bugs and salamanders at adventure craft, it was so scary but at the same time exciting!  This afternoon the kids made some funny paintings and played with clay!! Our favorite moment of the day is when we all made it across the peanut butter pit without… Continue Reading →

Rocky Ridge Session 1 Day 5

This morning we got to hang out with the awesome Athletics Director that our counselors grew up with… Tom Woods. He took us back to the days before Gaga Ball and 9 Squared ruled camp and showed us how to play Nitro Ball! We headed up to the woods and were surprised with S’mores from Jason…. Continue Reading →

Rocky Ridge Session 1 Day 4

This morning, due to the rain, we had many indoor activities! We played board games, card games, learned survival methods, and did some arts and crafts! The kids made friendship bracelets, gimp key chains, and painted at arts and crafts. The special day today was Camouflage Day! The kids and counselors dressed up in their best green… Continue Reading →

Rocky Ridge Session 1 Day 2

We had a fabulous day today.  This morning we had athletics. The group split up at first with one group going over to archery while the other group played kickball. About halfway through, the group came together and played partner dodgeball. Today the kids made more pottery and painted the finished ones from yesterday. Today was Earth… Continue Reading →

Rocky Ridge Session 1 Day 1

We had a great morning getting to know each other. Friends were reunited, new friendships were forged and we all dusted off the lyrics of the camp song for our opening ceremony. Today we visited our site and began cleaning it. We raked leaves, mold tree debris, and even set up a canopy to protect us… Continue Reading →