Camp Blog

Welcome Back!

It is only the second full day here at Camp Tall Timbers, but the energy is high and the memories are being made. Allow me to introduce myself. My name is Alex Fang. I am a senior at the Gilman...

The Best of CTT

Today is a day designed to show third session campers the best things about CTT. We will play popular camp games and take part in chunks of activity days from the first two sessions. There will be a...

Strangers in Funny Costumes

Last night, Camp Tall Timbers rocked Northside Lanes in Winchester. First, we rolled up in a convoy featuring a bus, a van and two SUVs. When we unloaded, innocent bystanders had to take notice of...

You Have One Minute…

Your pulse quickens when you realize the difficulty of what you once thought was a trivial task. The handful of M&M’s in front of you suddenly becomes a mass of no certain color or shape and...

A Walk On The Creative Side

When most people think about camp, they think about things like baseball, archery, riflery and fishing. The most known activities at camp are the physical ones, but here at CTT campers have the...

Get a Clue…

I’m beginning to think that some of the campers at CTT should form a private investigating business. It dawned on me last night during Clue night that all we need is a giant dog that can talk and...

Mysteries, Luck, Intelligence…

The evening activity schedule at CTT is, in a word, awesome. Every night of the summer, the campers participate in a different activity. Some of them involve solving a mystery, some of them involve...

The Only Prescription…

There is a fever spreading through CTT this year. The nurse can’t help and the doctor is helpless to cure it. Bed rest won’t make it go away and there is no medicine. The only prescription is...

A Perfect Morning

The sun rises over a quiet horizon in High View, W.V. It is a nice, silent morning in the Appalachians and it looks as if that sun will meet a relatively peaceful day here in the mountains. All of...

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