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Earth Day, Every Day at Camp

Camp is many things, like making new friends, having fun at activities and learning new skills. But at its core, going to camp is a return to nature. It is a simpler life, unplugged but connected to the wonders all … Continue reading

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Unofficial Counselor Packing List

Welcome, new CTT counselors! We’re SO excited to have you on board and hope you’re getting excited for the best summer of your lives. Camp will be here before we know it (79 days until the campers arrive!), so it’s not … Continue reading

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Fun Facts for New Families

We can’t believe there are less than 100 days until camp!  We want our new families and campers to be as comfortable and as prepared as possible in the days leading up to camp, so we’re going to share some … Continue reading

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Camp Counselor: More Than an Internship

This guest blog post was written by all-star former Camp Timber Tops counselor and year round Staff Coordinator, Elly Wallace. Many people will tell you that the key to a successful future in the workplace is a solid internship related to your … Continue reading

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Random Acts of Kindness Day

At Timber Tops, there’s a corner reminding us to be kind: The Kindness Corner! But it shouldn’t take a corner or a special day during the year for us to look out for each other and constantly strive to display random … Continue reading

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2017 Optional Activities!

Registration for our 2017 Optional Activities is officially open! Click here to sign up! Highlights include: Superstar Tennis: Private and group tennis lessons, USTA tournament play, individualized stroke analysis and strategy sessions. Personal Fitness Training: One-on-one personal training with a certified pro, … Continue reading

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What Your Daughter Will Get Out of Camp

In addition to practicing a back handspring and perfecting the butterfly, the intangible lessons of camp know no bounds. In fact, it’s these more abstract takeaways that make the biggest impact on our campers. When we talk to families about … Continue reading

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New Camper Events: Recap!

Our weekend full of new camper parties was awesome! In the Philadelphia area, we had 18 first-time campers gather together to bowl, meet new friends and even learn last year’s camp song and dance! Special shout out to the 5 … Continue reading

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Explorers Registration is Open!

Enrollment for our 2017 Explorers Program is now open! Is your daughter interested in camp but not ready to commit to a long stretch away from home? Send her up for a fun-filled Explorer Weekend or action-packed Play Day! She will … Continue reading

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CTT Cares

In honor of Martin Luther King Jr. Day yesterday, we encouraged our camp families to let us know what they were doing out in their communities. We are so proud of the tremendous response we got from our Timber Tops … Continue reading

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