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Don’t get eaten!

Don't let the bugs get in the way of your awesome summer! Consumer Reports has a list of recommended insect repellents that we encourage you to check out here. You will notice a distinct trend towards more natural based repellents. Several smell like lemon and citrus...

Nervous about sending your daughter to camp?

Are you concerned about your daughter's first overnight camp experience? Never fear, we have some resources that can help! Dr. Christopher Thurber, psychologist at Phillips Exeter Academy as well as a staff member at a YMCA camp, is a leading researcher in the field of homesickness. He suggests...

Guess who’s back!

We are thrilled to welcome Katie Bell back to Camp Mohawk! Here is what Katie had to say about coming back this summer: “This summer will be my 7th year working at Mohawk! I was a Jawak counselor and the Riding Camp instructor during my first...

Why is camp so great?

Why is camp so great? Here are a couple of top reasons, but there are many more: Getting to be outside all day and be physically active Unplug from technology – no TVs or cell phones gives you the opportunity to focus on the people and nature...