Elmwood Campers playing in pool

Elmwood Blog

"Even if everything is exactly the same thing next summer as it is right now, they will have Elmwood to look forward to. A north star."

When we reflect on week four, we realize this week was about the power of community. This particular summer and this particular week, the impact and ...

If we could sum up the entire third week of Elmwood Outdoors in one word, it would be play. At Elmwood, we believe play is the work of children. In or...

The first two weeks of Elmwood Outdoors moved fast! Even during a pandemic, campers and staff are connecting with friends, swimming, playing sports an...

On Monday, we welcomed our campers to Elmwood Outdoors. In our 64 years, our community has never had such an important opening day. In addition to our...

Every time I hear the term social distancing, I get a little sad. The term itself is loaded. Be at least six feet away, avoid large crowds, abandon r...

There is something special about making a difference in the lives of children. There is something even more special about making this difference while...

Things to Do Inside When It Gets Cold That Reminds Me of Camp If you are like me, you are currently celebrating the first day of winter by thinking ab...

Winning is good, but losing is even better! I frequently get asked about my favorite camp memory from when I was a kid. I can answer that question in...

If you are old enough, you may recall ABC’s cartoon ad touting, “You are what you eat from your head down to your feet”. It is understood that good nu...