Grateful We Have Spent Our Summers At Dear Cragged Mountain Farm

Dear Cragged Community, Please see the attached announcement from the owners of Cragged Mountain Farm Summer Camp. Cragged Mountain Farm Update Summer 2019 Please direct any concerns to the camp email camp@craggedmountain.com, which is now being tended to by the owners. Peaceful Journeys, Max Utter Director

Last Day of Camp?!

Friday, July 27th How could it be! We have reached our last full day of camp here at Cragged Mt. Farm. After a week of being poured on in the White Mountains, we had a wonderful sunny day, till getting back from the lake when a giant thunder and lightning storm hit! What would be…

4th Week Trips!

Hello, everyone! Max here to update you on all the awesome trips that are out this week. Our usual blogger, Kendall, is out with the Wilderness Group for the week so I wanted to check in and let everyone know what’s happening while she’s gone. We have SEVEN trips out right now! Everyone is out…

A Story From The Past

Stories from Cragged Mt. Farm are what we thrive on during the year, getting us through those days when we wish we were swimming at the lake or playing Cragged Ball. Below is a story from Dana Kirkpatrick, a former camper and longtime staff member here at Cragged. A Brief History Every summer, the Town…

All Camp Everything!

Saturday and Sunday, July 21st and 22nd What a weekend we have had. Being able to be all together and work as a collective group has been transformational. Saturday was full of sun and fun but the rain on Sunday didn’t stop our parade! A Look At The Weekend On Saturday we started the weekend…

Rangeley Lakes With The Wilderness Group

There was a layover day, a few portages, and some great sunsets. All in all, it sounded like the trip was terrific! The trip lasted 6 days and tackled over 60 miles! As you can see in the photos below, the Group spent downtime playing various games they brought and hammocking around the campsites. Tan…

This Week’s Trips

Friday, July 20th A warm sunny day was a perfect way to welcome everyone back to camp. By the afternoon, Cabin 2 and Wilderness had returned and washed up at the lake. It is great to listen to the tales of the trail and laugh about funny anecdotes. Having a full camp again makes us…

Layers of Cragged

Many of us at CMF have experienced it from many sides with different perspectives at every corner. Jennifer Prescott writes about her different Layers of Cragged and how they have helped to change her life. Layers of Cragged      Hiking to Cragged Faces, and deep in the woods near Cascades, one often discovers shards of…

Off on Adventures

Tuesday, July 17th The skies opened and the rains came, but not till after our trips had set off for their journies. We enjoyed the cloud that settled around us in the evening.  The quiet of just one cabin in camp could only mean that many of our campers were off having a blast somewhere…

Climbing, Climb On!

Monday, July 16th The day was hot and palpable. The two-week lull seemed to have arrived as Cabins spent a more mellow time in camp and prepared for the stellar trips planned ahead. A Look At The Day We said see ya later to Cabin 4 as they set out to the Kinsman Range today!…

Jays and Juncos!

Sunday, July 15th The sun was shining through the trees, greens and yellows dancing on the cabins. The Wilderness Program set off after breakfast to their canoeing trip on the Rangeley Lakes in Maine. We are eagerly waiting to hear about how their paddle goes. A Look At The Day After a wonderful Sunday morning…

Smack Dab in the Middle of Summer

Saturday, July 14th We are halfway through our summer at Cragged Mountain Farm! There are so many great things planned for the weeks ahead! Today we said goodbye to some of our campers which is always a tough thing to do, but to help brighten our day we welcomed a few more campers as well!…