Monthly Archives: July 2017


It is impossible for children to remain homesick once they see that they are already home. Trip break is an interesting time at Surprise Lake Camp. Our first session campers have departed, but our Session Two campers have not yet arrived. The specialists get to play at being counselor for a day and half, and […]

Our Staff

Author: Bradley Solmsen I conducted some informal research over the first couple days of camp. I asked every camper I ran into what the best part of camp was so far. What was the most common answer? “My counselors!” It was great to hear. I had a sense during our staff orientation that we had […]