Camp Walt Whitman, located in the White Mountains of New Hampshire, is the best coed sleepaway camp available in New England. Boys and girls from 2nd grade to teens have the time of their lives every summer. Visit site: http://campwalt.com/\n\nCamp Walt Whitman\n1000 Cape Moonshine Rd\nPiermont, NH 03779\n603-764-5521\[email protected]
youngster is a huge deal. After all, you’ll be sending them
off, without your care and supervision …
be sure they’re safe, happy, having fun and
growing in positive ways.
can sleep a little easier on those much quieter
have fun, but, arguably,
safety is the most
important component of a
Are the grounds well-
maintained and is all
What kind of training
do counselors have?
verifiable references and have had a criminal
kids overcome homesickness?
for many children and staff should be skilled …
regarding any concerns with your child?
emergencies, you should be able to easily get in touch
with camp staff if you have any issues you need to discuss.
contacted if your youngster is sick or injured.
background check and make sure the camp is
accredited by the American Camp Association (ACA).
do its utmost to ensure your child’s health, happiness
low ratio is best…with a camper-to-staff ratio of about 10
to 1 being optimum for kids 8-14 years of age.
Docks and diving boards
Rock climbing walls
Canoes and mountain bikes
waterfront at all times and safety gear in areas like the
high ropes course should be in top shape.
campers and staff?
other person’s point of view and to treat each other
and staff with respect?
This way, you can see if the kids and counselors
seem engaged …
… and that counselors seem interested in interacting
with campers. This is the best way to judge if the
camp seems right for your child.
in CPR and first aid.
lead camping expeditions should have
Ask if there is a nurse or other medical staff
on-site or if a hospital or clinic is nearby.
integrity and character as well as personality. Find out if
there are specific training programs and what these are.
campers and staff? A good return rate is around
50% indicating the camp is well-managed …
to creating a sense of bonding and community
In a traditional-style camp, there should be a
range of activities to engage campers …
activities but can experiment with new and
overnight summer camp, be sure to visit our site
to learn about Camp Walt Whitman.
Camp Walt Whitman offers a safe, nurturing
environment in a beautiful mountain setting.
areas for boys and girls. The kids have a blast, and
make friendships that can last a lifetime.