The Gift of a Summer Camp Experience

By Rachel Blackmon, Girl Scout and Camp Staff Alumna and Campership Fund Donor When I was 10 years old I went to Camp Mary Atkinson for a week of summer camp and HATED it. I was extremely homesick. Things like bugs, new food, and new people were all just too much for me. But then, thanks … Continue reading The Gift of a Summer Camp Experience

5 Tips for Happiness at Camp Hardee

  Kristi Doebler, Camp and Outdoor Program Director Having spent many summers at a wide variety of camps, I am so excited to spend my summers on the Pamlico River as the camp director for Camp Hardee. I grew up as a Girl Scout, earning my Silver and Gold Awards, and truly believe in our … Continue reading 5 Tips for Happiness at Camp Hardee

Top 10 Reasons Why Camp Hardee Rocks!

By: Andrea Blair (a.k.a.Speedy), Seasonal Camp Director at Camp Hardee 1.     Location, Location, Location Camp Hardee sits on the bank of the beautiful Pamlico River. Campers create memories as they experience a dolphin visit while canoeing or perhaps enjoying one of our “floating” lunches. 2.     Chef Greenblood Our resident cook, Lillian Thompson (a.k.a. Greenblood), prepares … Continue reading Top 10 Reasons Why Camp Hardee Rocks!