Camp Sick?

Summer 2016 ended 9 days and 21 hours ago. That is “real life” time. In CCB time it feels like a full month has flown by! And we have missed everyone and the excitement of life at camp every single minute. Since our campers and staff headed off on new adventures we back at home base…

Welcome White Water Mitch!

Today we are excited to welcome Mitch to the CCB team! Mitch was hired back in Jan to work on our white water team this summer and we are stoked for him to arrive for the summer of a lifetime! Introduce Yourself! My name is Mitchell Gawthorne, I am from the beautiful Blue Mountains in…

Missing Home at Summer Camp. Part 1.

How do you handle homesickness? It is one of the most common questions we get asked by new parents considering sending their son to sleep away camp for the first time. Helping a camper through a bout of homesickness at summer camp is one of the most important and amazing components of any summer camp…

Camp Carolina 2015 Yearbooks… Are HERE!!!

All over the US, Mexico, NZ and Europe our 2015 campers are receiving a very special Thanksgiving Camp Carolina gift-The 2015 Yearbooks! The Yearbooks include footage from that particular session and highlights the activities on offer but also those “special” memories and moments specific to that session. Jeff Hallet’s amazing talent show “Riptide” performance in Main…

Bransen Brings it to NC!

We would like everyone to extend a warm welcome to Bransen from Australia! Bransen was hired at one of the famous “Down Under Fairs” and will be on our Archery, Riflery and Fencing team this summer! Bransen is from Jamberoo, NSW, Aus and is famous for eating a McDonalds soft serve ice cream in under…

Camp for Christmas

Summer Camp. How many children this Christmas will be unwrapping a camp T-shirt or catalog this year representing a summer camp session? We don’t know either but we are SO excited for those children. The gift they have received is the GREATEST gift in the world and the summer they will experience will be second…

13 Signs You Have Spent a Summer at CCB!

Today I had a chuckle and was taken back to a shaving cream battle when I saw a bottle of shaving cream. I then had a laugh when I heard the song sandstorm on the radio and was taken back to a dance in the Dining Hall. I couldnt look a the Peanut Butter and Jelly…

Spring Preparation Means Summer is Near!

I am sure everyone working at a summer camp has walked outside into warmer weather this week and thought “Summer is on its way!” and at CCB this was no exception. Spring is a time for preparation at Camp Carolina, the staff are hired and are preparing for the summer of a lifetime, most of our…

Who is Ready for World Cup Soccer?! Jesse is!

Today we welcome one of our soccer coaches-Jesse! Jesse says he was “born and bred in Crouch End, North London but have lived in Stevenage for a couple of years now.  I’m known by my friends for being able to ride a unicycle.” He says he is most excited about “getting to work and have…

Meet Mountaineering Man-Tom!

Hiring is full force ahead here at CCB! Alfred is about to head to Mexico to use his knowledge and passion for cooking to hire amazing kitchen staff and Kylie and Phil are heading across the pond to the UK to take part in 5 hiring fairs. We have already recruited an amazing team of…

They Don’t Just Have Fun!

When you think of summer camp-you think of fun, right? Campers can choose to participate in any activity they wish, they can be outdoors if the wish, they smile and laugh with friends and every day is an adventure. But there is so much more that summer camps offer, skills and life experiences that the…

Coming to a Town Near YOU!

We love watching new friendships form at Camp Carolina and whats better than keeping that friendship going year round or finding a camp friend that lives in your town? We travel all over the USA with our “Pizza Parties” aiming to share the magic of Camp Carolina with potential new campers but to also introduce…