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Greetings from Session 1: Thoughts and a Video

I couldn’t be more pleased with how session 1 is going. Camp is a joyful place, and every single camper seems to have found their groove. Everyone has made many new friends, challenged themselves, and succeeded beyond expectations. This is a kind and friendly group of kids, and the overall camp community has come together […]

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Video: 2017 Camp Pinnacle Counselor Orientation

Camp Pinnacle counselor orientation is going extremely well, and everyone is so excited to meet the session 1 campers on Sunday, June 11! We are extremely proud of our counselor team. This year, we have 54 counselors, meaning a counselor-to-camper ratio of less than 1:3. Our counselors have traveled here from 19 states, as far […]

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Introducing Our 2017 Counselor Team!

We are in full swing preparing for camp: Our facilities team is running full-steam ahead to fine-tune camp before session 1, and perhaps most important of all, our counselors and staff have arrived! Orientation for all of our counselors begins June 1, but many are here and taking lifeguarding, Wilderness First Aid, and other certification […]

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Video: What’s New at Camp Pinnacle!

We have heard that a few of you are already out of school and counting the days, minutes, and seconds until Camp Pinnacle opens, so we thought you might like to see a video of what’s new at camp! We are feverishly getting ready for our campers. Richard has opened the kitchen (the new dining […]

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A Look at Our 2017 Global Community

Year after year, Camp Pinnacle welcomes children from all over the United States and even the world. So far in 2017, our campers and counselors hail from 16 countries and 30 states! We’re grateful and appreciate the opportunity to celebrate diversity at camp, and we know the campers sincerely enjoy getting to know others from different cultures and […]

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Mail Call: Writing Letters in the Summer

Every day after lunch, a small but significant ritual occurs at camp: Mail is distributed! On any given day, a few campers will receive four letters, some will receive one or two, and many won’t be getting one. All of those scenarios are typical and just fine. But there is something about a handwritten letter in […]

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