There is no place like Timber Ridge

I am convinced there is no place like Timber Ridge.  Many times staff will leave and try other camps or other situations to come back and want to relive their summers at Timber Ridge.  The general attitude is that there is no place that works on the individual child and staff to help bring out the best self esteem in …

Winter Reunions a success now off to Europe

Yesterday was another amazing winter reunion.  Adventure Park makes a nice food spread as well as amazing campers, parents and administration came to talk camp.  It is always fun to hear about what everyone is doing outside of camp. Everyone was animated and happy.   It is also interesting to me to hear about the adventures of camp and how stories blow …

The rich, famous, and brilliant alumni of Timber Ridge

Why camp?  Why Timber Ridge?  After 60 plus years of history and endless friends and acquaintances the network of people of whom we met and of whom we follow is endless.  Last night while watching the Golden Globes I felt pride when “LaLa Land won all of the awards”  and Marc Platt’s name was mentioned as one of the Producers.  …

Why free-choice individualized programming?

While it may be quite a mouthful to say, free-choice individualized programming is a very important part of the Timber Ridge Camp experience. For those who are not familiar with our program, you may be wondering what exactly this is! Our free-choice individualized programming allows campers to explore their interests and create their own schedule while at camp. Many camps …

January 2, 1017

After a 10 day break it is great to be back planning the summer of 2017.   This year we have a Rookie Camp for children 6 – 11.  It will be on the website by the end of the week.  It has gotten a huge response.  It is only 3 days but it is a great taste of camp.  So stay …