Summer May be Over…

As the days get cooler, the sun sets earlier and camp is almost perfectly silent we know that summer has passed. Here at Camp Carolina we like to keep our campers, counselors and parents informed and excited about the goings on of CCB ALL YEAR LONG! So here is an update of what goes on…

Alumni Weekend Contributes to the Nath Thompson Scholarship

The Alumni Weekend-Not only fun and games but contributed generously to the Nath Thompson Scholarship Fund. All the money raised over the weekend was donated to the fund which will make for some very happy campers in 2013. Nath was a camper in the late 30’s and became a staff member for a local area…

Alumni Weekend Is a Hit!

Here at Camp Carolina our history, memories and alumni are incredibly important to us and areas we strive to keep alive at CCB. Our current campers love searching for relatives or the oldest names of campers past etched onto their cabins walls, some dating back to the 30’s! Camp-fire, camp songs, the brands and paddles and…

You’re My Boy Blue!

The past few weeks have been very exciting over at Camp Carolina. After much anticipation our baby duckling arrived! He got here just in time for our 4 week campers to get to know him and take care of him during his first few days at CCB. Our 3rd Session and Intro Session 2 campers have…

What a Special Day!

Closing Day at Camp Carolina is always filled with mixed emotions and an awesome atmosphere! The counselors are sad their campers are leaving, proud of their accomplishments and looking forward to seeing their campers parents once again. The campers are ALWAYS excited to see their parents but are sad to be saying goodbye to counselors, friends and…

Camp Carolinas Awesome Short Videos!

Here at camp we have an awesome photo video team dedicated to providing our campers and their families with memories of fun from the summer just gone. This year our video experts Matt Smith and Carly Pursall (both from the UK)  have been producing short clips each week which summarise what has been going on…

Dodgeball, Cookouts, Keystone, A Concert and Fireworks. It Must be 4th of July!

Here at Camp Carolina we like to ensure our campers have the chance to celebrate, be surprised and have an awesome time. Birthdays, accomplishments and holidays included-and today was no exception. For a lot of our international counselors and campers 4th of July is an unheard of holiday. Yesterday morning however all the proud Americans at CCB made sure…

Camp Carolina’s CA’s Suprise Ton-a-Wandah Girls

The Ton-a-Wandah girls were in for a big surprise when they headed to the Dining Hall for breakfast on Saturday morning. A few of our CA’s and their fearless leader Luis were waiting at the entrance of the Hall dressed as suave Secret Service Officers. They managed to maintain a poker face throughout the entire meal much…

Our Weekends at Camp Carolina!

Weekends at Camp Carolina are referred to as “Camper Days” as a lot of the activities revolve around all camp or tribal games where all campers are involved. This weekend has been awesome so far and began with a sleep in on Saturday morning. Our campers get an extra hour of rest with the “All…

YouTube Videos

Please note yesterdays post “Those First Few Days” had the wrong video embedded. It is now fixed but to view the Opening Day Main Session Video click play below   Our Campers are having an amazing Saturday here at Camp Carolina during camper day. The water front, slip and slide and kayaking are all getting…

Those First Few Days

It’s always exciting to watch our campers evolve over these first few days at Camp. Theres that first lunchtime sitting with new cabin mates and counselors and getting to know each other quietly. Then there’s that first trip announcement at breakfast with the boys suddenly realizing just how much stuff there really is to do here. Then there’s that first morning…

Parents-What Happens On Opening Day?

Opening Day is one of our favorite days here at Camp Carolina. The atmosphere at camp is one of pure excitement and happiness with the counselors waiting excitedly at the end of the driveway to greet their new campers and then the campers and parents themselves filled with anticipation and excitement for what the next few weeks…