Posts by Canyon Creek

Canyon Creek Summer Camp Now Registering Students For Back-To Camp Experience

The camp is offering kids a fun winter weekend with their favorite counselors and friends at The Creek, reports canyoncreeksummercamp.com. FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE (Lake Hughes, CA)— Canyon Creek Summer Camp, a premier sleepaway camp in Los Angeles, is pleased to announce they have opened registration for their annual Back-To-Camp Experience. Taking place January 19 –…

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Camp Inspired Activities

Can’t get enough of camp? Are the weeks of summer just not long enough?  Take some of the camp spirit home with you with these camp-inspired activities. No matter which activity you miss the most from your days at camp, we’ve got ideas to keep the post-camp blues at bay until next summer rolls around.…

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Summer Camp Must Haves

Shorts, tank tops, swimsuits- check.  You’ve got the basics ready to roll, but what are those camp must-haves that you haven’t thought of? Here is a list of a few items that no camp luggage is complete without.     Stationary While we have a one-way email system at Canyon Creek, nothing beats good ol’…

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A Typical Day as a Camp Kid

  You have probably heard all about how great camp is, but do you wonder what goes on during an ordinary day? Let’s take a sneak peek into life at camp.   The alarm clock starts blaring bright and early, but instead of hiding under the covers as you do on a school day, at…

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Benefits of Summer Camp

Sleepaway camp is a wonderful, growth-filled experience. Parents, however, may underestimate the benefits of residential camp and what it will do for their child. “Some parents think their money is better spent elsewhere, particularly if they themselves did not attend sleepaway camp as a youngster,” says Nick Coffing, Camp Director for a California Summer Camp. Every family…

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From Caterpillar to Butterfly: How Camp Transforms

You can spot them from a mile away- the shy, overwhelmed camper slowly emerging from the busload of cheerfully shouting kids. This new camper creeps out of the masses and quietly moves to the outskirts of the excitement.  The reserved camper, like a caterpillar, has no idea of what they can and will become with…

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Working as a Camp Counselor to Boost Your Resume

Internships, volunteer work, GPAs, oh my! Putting together a resume is tricky business, but as any employer will tell you, having a strong resume is critical to being considered for that dream job.  With more and more qualified applicants joining the workforce every day, having the same old summer internships on your resume won’t make…

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