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Roughing It News Blog

Our blog for campers and parents attending Roughing It. News, annoucements, and more!

Keep Camp Memories Alive and Remember the Lessons Learned at Camp!
It’s hard to believe the leaves are already changing and the nights are getting colder! It feels like just yesterday we
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Staff Updates: Greg and Captain Matt
Almost all our staff members have gone back to school, while it was sad to say farewell to over sixty
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Quality Staff Make Camp Great
A trademark of Roughing It has always been the exceptional all adult staff we hire to work at our camp
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10 Reasons to Love Roughing It
On this Valentine’s Day, we wanted to share some of the reasons why our campers love Roughing It so much.
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A Salute to Max Our Camp Dog
Salute to Max Our Camp Dog for a Job Well Done August 28, 1995 -January 15, 2013 Max enjoyed almost two
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Ann’s List of Fun Activities for Families to do Together
Our Favorite Holiday Things to do with Kids in the Bay Area The Holidays are all about spending time with
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How to talk with children about the tragedy in Newtown, CT
We are deeply saddened by the tragedy in Newtown, CT and our hearts go out to all those affected. While what
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4 Great Camp Activities that Help Teach Gratitude at Home
With Thanksgiving coming up, it’s important for kids to take the time to reflect on the things and people they
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Crafty Campers- Last Minute Costume Ideas
Halloween is almost here, so why not continue to put those skills learned at the crafts table to work this
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Crafty Campers – Halloween Costume Accessories
Summer is gone and Halloween is just around the corner. Why not put those crafty skills learned at camp to
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Cooking with Kids – Campfire Pizza Mummies
One of the best things children get to experience at camp each summer is outdoor cooking. But even though it
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Upcoming Fall Events: Come see us & Support your Community
Roughing It’s Fall Community Events Roughing It is proud to be supporting these community events this fall.  Come see us!
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See Camp Memories from our 40th Season – Last Glimpse of Summer
We are celebrating the official last days of summer by sharing some our favorite camp memories from our 40th season!
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Give Back to Schools Drive – Roughing It Day Camp partners with the Walnut Creek Education Foundation
Roughing It Day Camp has partnered with the Walnut Creek Education Foundation to host our Give Back to Schools Drive.
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Experienced Staff Make Camp Great -Returning Staff for Summer 2012!
We already have lots returning staff planning to come back to camp. Many who started as campers at Roughing It.
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The benefits of camp – Summer Camps Make Kids Resilient
Here is a new article on the benefits of camp that just came out- confirming why you send your children
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Summer Camp Fairs in the San Francisco Bay Area
We visited the French American International School’s (FAIS) annual Summer Camp Fair a few weeks ago and it was great to meet
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Registration is Open for Summer Camp 2012
Join us for Summer 2012-our 40th Summer!
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The Spirit of Giving – Ways to Give and Donate in the Bay Area
The giving of love is an education in itself. Eleanor Roosevelt
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2012 Dates & Rates Are Now Up!
2012 dates & rates are now online. Sign up and pay by January 10 to take advantage of our early bird discount
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Outdoor Activities for Earth Day and Spring!
Spring is here! What a great time to get outside and take advantage of what your local parks have to
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Early Registration is in Full Swing
Everything you need for early registration is now up on the website at http://www.roughingit.com/rates/ The rates for 2011 have been added and
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Revised Roughing It Camp Dates for Next 4 Years Posted on our Website
Fall is when we get a short breather to plan our future improvements. We have just surveyed the schools where
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Camp is in FULL Swing!
Summer 2010 is now in full swing. All of our camps are off and running and everyone is having a
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