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The Little Things

The Little Things

Text by Ariella Rogge When I was a kid, I used to collect things. Rocks. Feathers. Dead butterflies. Dried Flowers. Pretty leaves. I kept most of thes...

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Storytime in the Treehouse with Ariella

Join High Trails Director Ariella for a peaceful storytime in the 4-Story Treehouse. See some beautiful views, hear the birds and the trees in the win...

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People of Sanborn: Jerry

People of Sanborn: Jerry

Name: Jerry McLain Current Role: Director of Alumni Relations/COEC Officer and Board Member/Resident Historian and Camp Knowledge Aficionado Tenure at...

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Breakfast Crepes in Camp Kitchen

It seems like everyone is creating something these days - from baking bread to trying a knitting project to journaling and writing, the world is flexi...

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Hike & History: Quick's Homestead

Hike & History: Quick's Homestead

Here’s a video of another favorite place on property, Quick’s Homestead. The following is a brief history compiled from information from our resident ...

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Spring Wildlife Scavenger Hunt

Spring Wildlife Scavenger Hunt

With everything going on in the world right now, one of the great treats we’ve enjoyed at camp recently has been the emergence of lots of beautiful wi...

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Smell Test - Sensory Awareness Activity

Today, we bring you another sensory awareness activity - this time focusing on the sense of smell! The sense of smell is connected to so many of our o...

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Build Your Own Bird Feeder at Home

Build your own bird feeder with Grayce, one of High Trails’ 2020 staff members. You can build this craft with supplies that you have at home already. ...

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A Ground to Stand On

A Ground to Stand On

Routine is a ground to stand on, a wall to retreat to; we cannot draw on our boots without bracing ourselves against it.

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Mindful Minute at the Bat Caves

Here’s a mid-week hike to the Bat Caves with Mark. At the end, we’ve also included a mindful minute featuring the areas in and around the Bat Caves. W...

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