Traditions, New and Old at Camp Carolinas Friday Night Campfire

Campfire is such a special time for everyone at Camp Carolina. Campers and Counselors have some down time with their friends and spend the minutes reflecting on the week just gone and remembering and appreciating the good times they have had. Songs are sung, inspirational stories and poems are told, trip reports allow the campers to…

Super-dog Bella has a great time with Maclay Sophomore Safari this weekend

Camper and counselors past will be excited to read that Bella will be back at CCB for 2012! The pint-sized yapper belongs to Miss Katie Fenton who has been a nurse for the past few summers at camp and will be returning for 2012. Bella was lucky enough to spend this weekend under the patient guidance of CCB staff socializing and…

Weekend fun!

Now all the campers and counselors are settled back at home the weekends drift by… Weekends for the campers begin on Friday night with the traditional, meaningful and reflecting camp fire where the boy receive their Old Man of the Mountain paddle and brands. After a busy week of trips, sport and in camp activities the…

Is that a SHAVING CREAM battle on the OD field?

Waking up this morning at camp everyone was pondering, did all 3 sessions of campers and counselors have a secret midnight shaving cream battle? The entire camp resembled the aftermath of the OD fields destruction after the famous shaving cream battles from the light dusting of snow. A highlight for many campers and counselors, the…

The Chariot ready to rock’n’roll at the olympics!

2011 was an exciting summer, as it was the year the old wooden chariot was rediscovered! It was used for the end of session olympics, but the “horses” towing the chariot were not happy with the bulky and “hard to turn” design and so a challenge was set to head of vehicle maintenance Trent. Trent who is…

New Campfire Benches at CCB! Alfred in Atlanta…

Breaking news here at CCB. We have new and improved campfire benches! The hard working maintenance crew spent the first few weeks after the summer finished raising the benches up off the ground, sanding them down and varnishing them to produce 5 star seating. Im sure the boys will enjoy them every Friday and Sunday night and…

Camp Carolina CA’s hard work in the local community!

Part of our CA program at CCB involves getting out and helping in the local community, doing manual labor, building fences, boardwalks and all sorts. Recently the CA’s volunteered their services at the Boys and Girls Club of Transylvania County and did such a great job we received this letter thanking them for their hard…

4th of July Celebrations Come Early at CBB

Independence day came early for the campers at Camp Carolina with a huge fireworks extravaganza to top off a day of crazy games as well as an all camp dance with Camp Ton a Wandah. The day started with a shout of “Newts out of camp” as the Newts climbed aboard the Big John for…

We are the Manders, the mighty mighty Manders!

The first weekend for the Manders’ tribe came around swiftly. After an action packed kick off to camp the heat was turned up with an all camp game of Commando Capers on Saturday afternoon. The Rangers led by Burke were pitted against Seagull’s Commando force in a battle that was fought with weapons of aqua…