Dry Bags Are Sealed

Monday, July 10th. The morning of trip departure is always bustling with activity: sandwich making, water bottle filling, shoe tying, backpack tightening, paddle fitting, dry bag sealing, trailer loading, seat belt buckling, and then van tires rolling. Camp is quiet again. Specifics Cabin 1 & 2 departs on a 3-day canoe trip down the Androscoggin River…

Let the Cragged Games Begin

What a Dazzling Day. The moment first bell went off, we knew today would be a good day. The sun was shining, there were barely any clouds in the sky, and everyone was together at camp! With trips going out tomorrow morning, we wanted to spend all of Sunday playing together. Specifics All Cabins kicked back…

Saturday Skits

Week One, Complete. Today we spent the day together, all of us. After a week of trips and adventures, we need time to catch up, tell stories, and decompress at home. There’s nothing better than a day spent on the Farm with your friends! All In All cabins and staff played a big game of kickball in the…

Friday Fun!

Day Seven. Wow, tomorrow marks the end of the first full week of camp. Where has the time gone!? I guess no one can deny that time flies when you’re having fun! The campers were excited to explore new trails and rivers as they left on their day canoe and hiking trips this morning. With…

Trips In, Trips Out

Thursday, July 6th. We sent another cabin out into woods as we welcomed back five cabins to camp. For some kids, this was their first wilderness trip — isn’t that so exciting?? We love introducing children to the great outdoors, that is what we do best.  Specifics Cabin 1, 2, 3, 4, and ZA returned…

Overnight Trips Depart!

Happy Camping! Our first overnight trips departed Wednesday morning! Hiking and canoeing is what Cragged is all about and we are so excited to finally get our campers out climbing, paddling, and exploring new places. Specifics Cabin 1 & 2 departed on an overnight hike to Kinsman Pond with Zac! Cabin 3 & ZA left on an overnight…

Happy Fourth!

Happy Birthday, USA! The kids dressed up in red white and blue outfits as they participated in a variety of activities, from hiking mountains to baking a cake in the kitchen! But the real fun happened later at night when we celebrated the Fourth of July Cragged style. Specifics Cabin 7 went out on their…

Home is Where the Heart is

Monday Funday With opening weekend behind us, we all stayed in-camp today and kicked off the week with a variety of classic Cragged activities. We love to go out on wilderness trips, but we also love to stay right here at home and have fun on the property. Specifics Cabin 1 and 2 trekked out…

A Sunny Sunday

To Foss and Beyond! We woke up to blue sky and sun! And you know what that means, a morning hike to Foss Mountain! Campers stretched their legs, enjoyed their first handful of blueberries, and soaked in the great panoramic views of the White Mountains. We all quenched our Loon Lake thirst after rest period…

First Day of Camp!

Welcome, 2017 Campers! The campers arrived on Saturday and Cragged is buzzing with excitement! Sheets are tucked into bunks and toothbrushes fill the bathrooms; Cragged Mountain Farm is finally in session! After a busy morning of hellos and goodbyes, campers filed into the farmhouse for a traditional mac ‘n cheese and chicken nugget lunch. Once…