Category Archives: Camp Tips!

Reminders from CTT!

It’s that time of the year! You forget what your living room floor looks like under all of that camp gear, you’re constantly hearing the most up-to-date countdown to camp (single digits!), and you miss them already. Take a deep … Continue reading

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Tips from Camp: What to Do and Not to Do Before the BIG DAY!

We post this every year, but here it is again. Cue the tough love… It’s incredibly natural to go into apocalyptic mode in these next few weeks. You know what we’re talking about: What do you want your last meal … Continue reading

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Packing Tips for New Counselors!

You’ve just landed this AMAZING job at Camp Timber Tops and you’ll be turning onto Route 6 before you know it. You can practically hear the campers singing in the Dining Hall. Before you leave for the best summer of … Continue reading

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A Counselor’s Perspective!

As we begin our search for more amazing counselors for summer 2016, we thought it would be helpful for prospective counselors to learn more about the job right from the source: a summer 2015 CTT counselor! If this seems like … Continue reading

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HOME FROM CAMP, A WARNING (& TIPS)!

HOME FROM CAMP, A WARNING (& TIPS) from Anna! We know you want to swallow her whole. Here are some tips to help you help yourself (and in doing so, help your camper re-enter the world). 1. Don’t take it … Continue reading

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Pioneer Days, Day Three!

CTT Folk Fest Pioneer Days 2015 Day 3 – Monday, August 10, 2015 7:45      CA’s wake up campers 8:10      Junior breakfast; Senior clean up 8:40     Line-up 8:50     Junior clean up; Senior breakfast 9:10     Captains meeting in the dining hall with … Continue reading

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Polar Bear Pride Day!

It’s Polar Bear Pride Day at CTT! What’s a CTT polar bear? We’re glad you asked! On three different occasions this summer, ONE HUNDRED AND FIVE Timber Tops girls woke up at the crack of dawn, before even the sun … Continue reading

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LIVE at CTT! Sarah Barrios!

WOW. Another crazy day down the winding road, parents! It started with three birthdays (so a huge dance party at lineup, of course), a gymnastics meet at PFC, and a huge doubles tournament right here on the upper courts! We … Continue reading

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The Final Countdown: Tips for Parents Before the Big Day!

It’s incredibly natural to go into apocalyptic mode in these next 24 hours. You know what we’re talking about: What do you want your last meal to be? Do you want to see a final movie tonight or just relax … Continue reading

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Hiding Behind My Sunglasses

This guest blog post was written by a camp mom who has survived many camp bus drop offs! Yes, that will be me this Saturday, hiding behind my sunglasses, holding back my tears. Me, who promotes camp to other parents … Continue reading

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