Dates & Training

2021 Camp Dates for Staff and Junior Counselors

All Staff

Required for: Group Counselors, Outdoor Explorers, Reservoir, Waterfront, Swim, and Riding Counselors

Mini Orientation (new staff only)TBD- late May or early June. We will accommodate academic & exam schedules.
Staff TrainingMonday through Saturday, June 7 – 12
For staff with exams the week of June 7, please email jobs@roughingit.com for alternative staff training options.
Camp SeasonMondays – Fridays, June 14 – August 6
Staff Meetings 7-9 pm: June 15, June 29, July 13, July 27

Administrative Staff

Required for: Directors, Assistant Directors, and all Staff Supervisors

All Staff DatesAdmin staff must also attend dates listed above for all staff.
Administrative Staff TrainingSaturday, May 29 – Monday, May 31, (required);
June 1 – June 4 (prep week)

Support Staff

Required for Office Secretary, Groom, Maintenance, Media Assistant

Mini Orientation (new staff only)TBD- late May or early June. We will accommodate academic & exam schedules.
Staff TrainingMonday through Saturday, June 7 – 12
For staff with exams the week of June 7, please email jobs@roughingit.com for alternative staff training options.
Summer SeasonJune 14 – August 6

Junior Counselors

Junior Counselors must attend all days of staff training and must commit to at least one full 4-week session of day camp.

Staff TrainingMonday through Friday, June 7 – 11
Tuesday J.C. MeetingEvery Tuesday, 3:00 – 4:30 pm
Day Camp Sessions (Pick one session or both)Session 1 – June 14 – July 9
Session 2 – July 12 – August 6
Mini-Camp (optional add-on)August 9-13