Field Games Galore!

Monday, July 2nd. Getting into the swing of things Today we said goodbye to our Wilderness Group! They drove to the Long Trail in Vermont to begin their 8-day hiking trip. We are so excited to hear their stories upon their return.  A Look At The Day Cabin ZA and 10 took to the lower…

A Hot Summer Day

Sunday, July 1st. The heat didn’t stop us! Waking up with sticky skin from the warm night could only mean one thing, a hot day ahead. Nonetheless, we are always happy to see the sun. The excitement for the first full day of camp was felt around the breakfast table. A Look At The Day…

Opening Day!

What a First Day! CMF is filled with happy campers! Words cannot describe how eager our staff were for yesterday to come, and what a day it was. We spent the morning greeting our wonderful families and helping move campers into cabins in the summer heat. After a classic Cragged first day lunch of mac…

Staff Trip 2018: Great Gulf Adventure

The Staff are back from the Wild! The past 3 days our staff have been hiking the trails in and around the Great Gulf Wilderness in the White Mountains. We had groups summit Mt. Washington, Mt. Jefferson, Mt. Adams, and Mt. Madison. Backpacking is such an integral part of Cragged life and we were so…

Goodbye Campers!

Saturday, July 29th. This morning was full of long hugs, smiles, and tears…leaving camp is heart wrenching. Staff were spreading love and singing songs as campers were plucked from the wall by their parents. It’s a sad day, but it makes us all think back on the incredible summer we had and the fun summers…

Fourth Week Trips Return

Friday, July 29th. Cragged welcomes back campers as they return from their four-day adventures in the Pemigewasset Wilderness, Rangeley Lakes, and Long Trail! What a bittersweet ending to a sweet summer. Cabins reunite, share stories, and try to wrap their minds around how camp is already coming to an end. All my bags are packed…

Counselor Hunt & Cardboard Boat Races!!

Monday, July 24th. Another full day of insanely fun activities! We started off the morning playing Counselor Hunt! Which is when all the staff hide and camper cabins try to find them! Each staff is worth points, varying from -16 to +16. When the time is up the unfound staff emerge and we count up…

We Have a Winner!

Sunday, July 23rd. Today was our last Sunday in camp, which means it was the final day of The Cragged Games 2017! Teams played pit games (gaga, basketball, and tether ball), small field dodgeball, and created cyanotypes! Congratulations to Team Green Lightning for winning The Cragged Games 2017 with 255 points!!!!!! Specifics All Camp Sunday…

So Cragged Thinks It Can Dance!

The Most Eventful Saturday, July 22nd Ever.   Our hearts sink as we realize it is our last full Saturday in camp, so we thought we’d squeeze all the best activities into one legendary day. In the morning, the campers participated in the all camp Photo Hunt!!! Which is when campers are divided into groups…

Allagash Pig Roast!!

Friday, July 21st. Today the Allagash group returned to camp from their epic canoe adventure! Their van pulled onto the Cragged grass and campers gathered around and cheered as the sweaty, dirty, grinning ‘Gashers jumped out to greet us! Sun kissed, strong, and excited, the kids leapt into the arms of familiar friends and began…