Blog

BLOG

Roughing It News

All the latest news from Roughing It

Ready For Camp

Choosing the best camp for your child & preparing them for a great summer

Hoof Beats

All things horse & news from our riding site

HobieCamp

Hobies 50+ year perspective on all things camp

Camper Caboodle

Some recent items from Camper Caboodle

Working at Camp: More Than Just a Resume Booster
  Get More Than Just A Line On Your Resume            We know that you have
Read more.
There’s Still Time to Save! Early Registration Open Now!
Looking to make this summer your best one yet? Early Camp Registration for summer 2018 is now open! We are
Read more.
Get Your THANKS On with Fun Activities for Families!
Happy Thanksgiving from our Roughing It family to yours! The Thanksgiving Tree: A Family Activity of Gratitude While practicing and
Read more.
Giving Tuesaday is Coming Nov 28!
Today is giving Tuesday! Looking for a way for you and your family to give back this holiday season? Get
Read more.
What’s going on at Princess Row-a-Boat’s Tower?
Hello Campers! If you visit the Reservoir this Winter you may see Princess Row-a-Boata’s Tower is under construction. Don’t worry!
Read more.
Happy Veterans Day!
Happy Veteran’s Day to one and all. We are so grateful to those who have served our country and who
Read more.
Happy Holidays From Roughing It!
Happy holidays! This is one of our favorite times of the year, a time to be grateful for our family
Read more.
Life Lessons Learned at Roughing It
All of our campers have their own unique experiences every summer that they carry with them throughout their lives.  They
Read more.
Fall updates at the Res!
We took a trip down to the Res today, and we have some exciting updates! There are some great updates
Read more.
It’s Not Too Late To Save! Only 2 Days left of Priority Registration!
Join us for our 46th summer of Roughing It Day Camp. Today is the last day to save on the
Read more.
Happy Halloween!
Happy Halloween! Wishing everyone a safe and spooky night. We would love to see pictures of all of campers dressed
Read more.
Happy New Years!
Happy New Year campers!  We hope you enjoyed your winter break and are having fun back in school! The New Years
Read more.
Roughing It Camp Tours – November 5
Come see camp on November 5! Camp Tours are a perfect way to see camp, meet the Directors and ask any
Read more.
#optoutside This Black Friday!
Looking for something to do on Black Friday?  We suggest you #optoutside and take your family outdoors for a hike at the
Read more.
Get Ready for Halloween with Roughing It!
Halloween is almost here! We can’t wait to see all of our campers dressed up and ready to go! Still
Read more.
Happy Thanksgiving!
 
Read more.
Trick or Treat Street!
Come out on and join us tomorrow for some halloween fun at the Lafayette Trick or Treat Street! Roughing It
Read more.
Res Run Fun!
This past weekend, Roughing It went out to support the Lafayette Res Run for Education! We had such a great
Read more.
Join Us For The Lafayette Res Run!
This weekend Roughing It is excited to be at the Lafayette Res Run for Education! We will have a booth
Read more.
Join Roughing It Day Camp at the Lafayette Reservoir Run on October 22
Roughing It Day Camp loves seeing our friends around town. Check out where we’ll be this weekend….
Read more.
What is a traditional camp?
I am always very proud when Roughing It Day Camp is listed in a directory or an article on camp
Read more.
Roughing It Camp Tours – October 22 & November 5
Come see camp on October 22 or November 5! Camp Tours are a perfect way to see camp, meet the Directors
Read more.
Our Hearts Are With You
We know that many in our community have friends and family in the devastated areas. This is an incredibly difficult
Read more.
Priority Registration is Open! Enrollment for Summer 2018 Has Started!
The time has come! Camp Registration for summer 2018 is now open! We are excited to offer priority registration at
Read more.
Camp Updates for Summer 2018
Dear Camp Families, Welcome to our 46th Camp Season! While much has changed over the years, the Roughing It values
Read more.
Summer 2017 Highlights Video Is Here!
We are already missing our summer friends! Relive all of  your favorite Roughing It memories with our Summer 2017 Highlights
Read more.
Closing Circle…. A time to say good-bye
We are already missing our summer friends! Relive all of  your favorite Roughing It memories with our Summer 2017 Highlights
Read more.
Staff Farewell Song!
Today was the final day of camp this summer, and we just want to thank everyone for an amazing summer!
Read more.
Final Week of Summer 2017!
This week at Roughing It, we celebrated Olympic week! This is a very special week for us, as our campers
Read more.
Ready for Kindergarten? How summer camp can help prepare them!
Every year around this time, parents of young children are faced with the question of, “Is he/she ready for Kindergarten?”.
Read more.