Best summer camp podcasts we could find (Updated October 2018)
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A podcast for summer camp professionals. In each episode I talk about 1 topic that has to do with the magic of camp. I prefer topics on programming and creating that magic only camps can create. Occasionally topics might include things like marketing and staff issues as well.
 
Summer camp provides children and young adults with a life changing experience. Camp alumni Ian Paton & Matt Honsberger interview former campers and staff to find out how camp impacted their lives.
 
The Summer Camp Leadership Podcast hosts weekly interviews with notable leaders from within the camp industry and beyond. The goal? The help camp pros get unstuck, grow their camp’s impact and lead like never before!
 
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This is the greatest podcast of all time.
 
Kawaga is a boys summer camp, but it is also something much more. It's a community of over two hundred people that have fun, work, live, laugh, and overcome challenges together every year. It's a place where boys learn and grow while becoming better people. Kawaga is about heart and character! Learn more at http://www.kawaga.com.
 
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Hi guys and girls. In this week’s blog we discuss the top things that happen at every summer camp. I’m not talking drama, I’m talking down to earth summer camp fun. So let’s kick it off. Colour War Every camp has their one big event that the campers go absolutely nuts for. It may not have the same name as colour war, but its the same premise. T ...…
 
Coming up this week we take a look at the drama that’s bound to happen at every camp. If you enjoy the blogs, why not check lout the YouTube channel and Podcast, available on iTunes and other platforms. Alright, lets dive right in. Someone will get fired from the off – that one guy you never remember when looking back – There are a few rumours ...…
 
In previous blog posts, all too often I go on about ‘the summer camp bubble’. What does it mean? And what happens inside of it? Well, in this blog post we are going through what its like being cut off from the outside world when working at summer camp. First off, your phone is on you all the time. And by that, I mean more than usual (somehow!). ...…
 
There are some school boy errors that you need to be made aware of when entering the realm of American Summer Camps. Let’s break down the top ten most common and what you can do to avoid them. Calling home too much is first up and kicks off our list of mistakes made while at camp. You want to detach yourself from tech while working in the job o ...…
 
Volunteering for summer camp can be quite scary. So I’m here this week to go over the steps to take to get your butt over there. Don’t be quitting on me now! The Eight Steps to Volunteer With Camp America Volunteer/get creds – The first step perhaps requires the most work of all the steps. It’s here you need to show that you have some backgroun ...…
 
Before I begin, I have to mention the rules that I stand by. And those I don’t mention in this post, I also stand by 100%. Smoking and alcohol. It’s up to your camp on how they handle this. Poor performance: Camp are trusting you to do a good job, so make sure you do a good one! Treat this like a job and not a holiday, and you should be fine. D ...…
 
There are plenty of jobs at camp that summer camps are dying to hire for. So let’s go through the list of the most desired jobs and see how your camp matches up. Of course, first off its counsellors… All camps have them to some extent. Their job? It’s basically to escort the kids around camp, making sure they attend all of their activities, get ...…
 
Volunteering at summer camp can be a scary prospect. And for many, it means that they will never get the memories and stories that I once had the privilege to take. So here are some reasons why you should pick yourself up, stop procrastinating and apply for summer camp today. Is it better to stay in your daydreams? – There are plenty of people ...…
 
Welcome one and all to another blog post all about summer camp. In this week, we go over the essentials to take on the flights over to America, and perhaps the return leg too. Also, I have to do a quick shoutout to my new YouTube channel. It’s partnering up with this blog and the podcast. So if you prefer video or audio formats, go check those ...…
 
There are a few things to consider before setting a foot in your newfound summer camp. So here I am to break down a handful of things to decide upon before working at summer camp. Things to Decide Before Volunteering at Summer Camp How much money to bring – While you are paid to volunteer out in the world of American Summer Camp, it isn’t going ...…
 
All summer camps have the same sort of recipe. And summer camp is made special by the people who go to it. So here’s a breakdown of the types of people that will be at EVERY summer camp. Here’s a light-hearted look at what types of people you will find at a summer camp. Check the list to see how you fit in! Lifeguards – If your camp has water, ...…
 
Summer camp has come to an end and here we are missing it. I’m here to spill the beans as to what makes the cut when it comes to summer camp merchandise. Of course, ideally you’d like summer camp merchandise that has something to do with the camp you went to, so let’s begin there… T Shirts – These are the cream of the crop when it comes to summ ...…
 
As a newbie to camp, I was surprised when I heard that it’s guaranteed people get fired from them. So allow me to explain the reasons why you definitely don’t want to be fired from American summer camp, particularly if you are British or an international. Reasons Not to Be Fired From Camp The cost of the Visa – Cost of everything is thrown down ...…
 
So, you’re ready. You’ve signed all the paperwork, gone through all the rigmarole of orientation events and have obtained all of the passport papers and visas. What now? Well consider this. Being British in America, you’re going to be adored. Be prepared for that. They fall for your accent out there so it’s time to up your A game. It’s time to ...…
 
I’ve had a bit of a thought over the past week or so about the most common mistakes people make prior to going to American Summer Camp. I think I’ve cracked the top six, so let’s have a look and try give you a heads up before you also make these school boy errors. Not giving yourself enough time: This stands out for me above the others in the l ...…
 
Going to camp is a terrifying process. On your first time applying, a million thoughts and worries flood your head. Allow me, the host of There’s No Place Like Summer Camp to ease your woes. Here are the eight worries you will have before going to summer camp for the first time. Making Friends – Damn this is a biggie of mine. Each time I have d ...…
 
6 Essentials to bring to Summer Camp So, it’s your first year on staff eh? Congrats! Now for all the dreaded panic shopping in the run up to your flight. I’m here to break down some down-right essentials for what you need to pack to get the most out of your American Summer Camp experience. First up, gadgets. You can’t go anywhere without them t ...…
 
In this episode I discuss a question I received about using themes for an educational camp.
 
In this episode Moose talks about the stages of The Hero's Journey and how it relates to the stages of a first time camper. He also gives tips and suggestions on how can create a better experience for first time campers.
 
In this episode I discuss with Scott the three different camps he runs, the most important camp should focus on during staff training, why giving campers the freedom to choose what they want to do can be incredible, his favorite camp songs and more.
 
In this episode I interview Dr. Randall Grayson, director of Camp Augusta in California. He talks about the unique activities and free choice program the camp offers, as well as the intense and competitive application process and training staff have to go through to get a job at Camp Augusta.
 
In this episode I talk about reward and recognition programs at camp. I have been doing a bead program for years and go into detail about that as well.
 
Podcast: Subscribe in iTunes | Stitcher App Camp Teaches Us About Our True Identity Podcast: Subscribe in iTunes | Stitcher App Welcome back to the Podcast! Looking to the finding of your identity we explore how camp can really be an excellent vessel for young people to find who they are. This episode we welcome Paul “Blox” Denyer who is someon ...…
 
Podcast: Subscribe in iTunes | Stitcher App Camp Teaches Kids to be Curious! Podcast: Subscribe in iTunes | Stitcher App It seems to be unanimous across of our hosts and guests today that curiosity goes past just the knowledge seeking aspect that it may initially be attributed to. We are happy to welcome Kirsten “Firefly” Otis, the modern day M ...…
 
Podcast: Subscribe in iTunes | Stitcher App Camp Teaches Kids About Camaraderie Podcast: Subscribe in iTunes | Stitcher App “Camaraderie” was my word of the summer in 2013. In general, it is one of my most favourites. Incase you aren’t familiar with it, here’s a definition from Apple’s Dictionary: camaraderie, noun mutual trust and friendship a ...…
 
Podcast: Subscribe in iTunes | Stitcher App Camp Teaches Kids Self Regulation and Awareness Podcast: Subscribe in iTunes | Stitcher App Have you ever thought about how aware you are of yourself and your impact on your surroundings? I want to share with you two things that really “grind my gears”. it’s really hard for me not to get angry when I ...…
 
Podcast: Subscribe in iTunes | Stitcher App Camp teaches kids the value of community. Welcome, friends, to the third episode of The Because of Summer Camp Podcast. Podcast: Subscribe in iTunes | Stitcher App This episode, we are happy to welcome Natasha “Plinko” Dunn to the show. Plinko works on a daily basis in the “real world” to build commun ...…
 
Podcast: Subscribe in iTunes | Stitcher App Camp teaches kids grit and resilience. Podcast: Subscribe in iTunes | Stitcher App We are very excited to welcome Adam “Taps” Brown to the show this week. Ian and I met Adam during his time working as the Co-Director at the Cairn Family of Camps. If you know Adam, you know that he is one of the most i ...…
 
Podcast: Subscribe in iTunes | Stitcher App Camp teaches kids initiative. Podcast: Subscribe in iTunes | Stitcher App Welcome, friends, to the first episode of The Because of Summer Camp show. First of all, we need to express are extremely grateful we are to you for taking the time to visit us and listen to the podcast. Whether you are a long-t ...…
 
Brennan chats about the one and only Camp Kawaga in Wisconsin. Learn more at http://www.kawaga.com.By matt@kawaga.com (Kawaga.com).
 
Grif chats abotu the one and only Camp Kawaga in Minocqua, WI. Learn more at http://www.kawaga.com.By matt@kawaga.com (Kawaga.com).
 
Part 2: Camp Director Matt Abrams, along with some counselors, explains some of unique and incredible attributes of becomign a part of the Kawaga family. Learn more at http://www.kawaga.com.By matt@kawaga.com (Kawaga.com).
 
Part 1: Camp Director Matt Abrams, along with some counselors, explains some of unique and incredible attributes of becomign a part of the Kawaga family. Learn more at http://www.kawaga.com.By matt@kawaga.com (Kawaga.com).
 
Camp Director Matt Abrams explains how to pick a summer camp and gives a great overview of the Kawaga experience. You'll learn virtually everything you need to know about signing up for one of the best boys camps in the country. Learn more at http://www.kawaga.com.By matt@kawaga.com (Kawaga.com).
 
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