Category: Camp Life

August 3 – Hungarian Hijinks!

A foggy Wednesday at BRC had camp convinced that we were thousands of miles up in the clouds! To celebrate the opening of Sky Camp, we started our day with egg and sausage sandwiches preceded by some hefty oatmeal. To top it all off, the CITs created a human ladder for fill-in Head Counselor Jake […]

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August 2 – Here’s to Hugh!

Hugh Swam His Whale!  Nice job, Hugh! Super Camper today was Hugh.  He swam his whale. Gage Wheeler, our amazing blog writer, will return tomorrow.  Stay tuned.  

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July 31 – Mimic Monday

The day started off with a bang as staff members warned campers of shadowy creatures called “Mimics” hiding in our trunks! Liam V. even emerged from a trunk as a Mimic for an announcement, leading to the day being referred to as “Mimic Monday”. As the first day of Week Six, campers and counselors alike […]

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August 1 – Rabbit, Rabbit, Rabbit!

Wishing for good luck to carry us through the rest of the month, everyone woke up bright and early on a muggy August morning. With everyone sleepy and content to lay in bed, the staff had to break out some Type 2 fun to get the energy going! Two whales in the water got camp […]

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July 30 – War Games and Warm Fuzzies

Maniacal laughter rang through the Oxford Hills as camp awoke to the Gamemaster ringing the bell! The crazed bard hopped around campus with joy, alerting all to battle. Once the boys had seen the team lineups on the bulletin board, they knew what was coming: an afternoon filled with WARGAMES! The most popular Sunday activity […]

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July 29 – Viking Central

A sunny Saturday started off with chocolate chip pancakes and sausage links, followed by a flurry of activities! Volleyball set up a new, state of the art net, while baseball had a Home Run Derby (the afternoon saw the opening of the Wiffleball World Series as well). As everyone fell into the routine of activities, […]

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July 28 – Mediterranean Medley

What a way to end the week! Friday proved to be jam-packed with energy and creativity! Starting off the morning, Sheriff Dill Pickle came into town with plenty of citations to hand out for untucked shirts and poor manners. He had his hands full during the morning, but camp soon got the message and shaped […]

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July 27 – Fingers Crossed!

While the weather forecast threatened rain all day, camp remained undeterred by the dark cloud cover! The BRC Morning Radio Show awoke camp this morning, informing them of all their entertainment and world news needs. Once everyone scarfed down a breakfast of eggs and home fries, inspection went into full force! Upper Camp brought their […]

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July 26 – Rock The Boat!

The day started with Janice Walker’s famous blueberry crumble cake, complimented with bowls of fresh fruit and cold cereal! Once the boys had got their fill, the morning was filled with plenty of swims and badges. Ryan P. flew across the lake and back to earn his Loon, and Michael K. earned his Fire Rights […]

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July 25 – Turtleneck Tuesday!

When camp awoke to find an abundance of turtlenecks, they knew they were in for a wacky day! The staff donned their classiest sweaters in a tribute to Counselor Gabe K., who organized the event the night prior. During breakfast, the surprises kept coming as seven Upper Camp gentlemen were taken out early to compete […]

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