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California Ex-Campfire Camp Mokitana Being Renovated

Here is another story of an old camp being restored to benefit today’s youth by Sacramento, California area’s local Rotary clubs. This old Campfire camp is now owned by Sacramento County. “Phase 1 of the project includes the renovation of the camp’s parking area, the path leading to the river, and the amphitheater. When completed, [...]

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Camp Lion in Salem, MA Saved by Volunteers… and the Economy

On Thursday, October 20th, 2011, it was announced that the developer with  plans to build a Lowe’s Home Improvement Center at the site of Camp Fire on the property of Camp Lion in Salem, MA is not going forward with the project.  Lowe’s also announced last week that it was closing several “underperforming” stores and [...]

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It’s Official, The Open Space Institute has purchased Camp Little Notch

Girl Scout camp in Northern New York saved from possible development.

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Deer Valley YMCA Family Camp welcomes Today show

The Deer Valley YMCA Family Camp in Fort Hill, Pennsylvania welcomes the Today show’s Amy Robach in this fun video below. Amy Robach takes her daughters to a YMCA camp where families have gone for more than 50 years to get away from ringing phones and televisions to commune with nature, and each other. Visit msnbc.com [...]

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Save Camp Arrowhead

Camp Arrowhead was a private girls summer camp established in 1934 by Ewing & Martha “Mattie Garner” Gillis and run by three generations of the Gillis family, according to their website. Camp Arrowhead is located on 650 acres in the Texas Hill Country of Hunt, Texas along the headwaters of the Guadalupe River. Camp Arrowhead is being [...]

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