Sanborn Blog

Partnership: A Place Beyond

Partnership: A Place Beyond

A Place Beyond is an organization created by former/current camp professionals, outdoor educators and NOLS instructors. Their goal is to create a resi...

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Camp T-Shirt Day 2020

Camp T-Shirt Day 2020

Happy Camp T-Shirt Day 2020! We’ve been on Zoom this week for a virtual conference through the Western Association of Independent Camps (WAIC). It fel...

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Sleep When You're Dead Adventure Race

Sleep When You're Dead Adventure Race

Are you an Eco-Challenge binge watcher? Ever watched an adventure race and wondered, “Could I do that?” Have you ever wondered just what kind of peopl...

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Camp Style Coping

Camp Style Coping

If you’re like us, you might be starting to feel a little under siege by Fall 2020. There’s no doubt our families are all courageously confronting the...

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Camp Madness: San...Born To Be Wild!

Camp Madness: San...Born To Be Wild!

A few weeks ago, we got a call from our friends over at Happy Camper Live telling us about a fun little project they were working on. They thought tha...

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Sanborn Gap Semester

Sanborn Gap Semester

We are excited to introduce our newest program: the Sanborn Gap Semester. The Sanborn Gap Semester provides the active, supportive, and healthy learni...

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The Hero Recharge Program

The Hero Recharge Program

“This program was life changing!! I walked away feeling so grounded, refreshed, hopeful and connected to others. The staff was beyond amazing and ever...

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Summer Update from the Barn

Summer Update from the Barn

Greetings from the Barn! We wanted to fill you in on some of the things that have been happening down at the barn with your animal friends. We celebra...

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Work in the Woods

Work in the Woods

Are you ready for a REAL Zoom background change? In addition to our current day hiking, overnight camping and horseback riding opportunities, we invit...

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How Backpacking is Helping Me Today

How Backpacking is Helping Me Today

One of our staff members hired for summer 2020, Luke Kempers, has written a thoughtful piece he would like to share about how backpacking has taught h...

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2020 Family Retreat

2020 Family Retreat

“A person practices the art of adventure when they break the chain of routine and renew their life through reading new books, traveling to new places,...

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