Mother Freaking Out that Daughter Only One in Bunk Not Sick

Lake Huron, PA (July 9, 2021) – Long Island mother of three, Stacey Wolfowitz, 44, got the shock of her life last night on her “Hot Mama’s [sic] of CHL Bunk 28” group chat when she realized her daughter Raychel, a fourteen year-old Senior girl at Camp Huron Lake, was the lone member of her bunk not experiencing dizziness, fever, and abdominal pain and cramping. While the other “Hot Mamas” were discussing a phone call each received from a member…


Camps Offering Unique Incentives to Retain Overworked Staff

Lake Huron, PA (July 6, 2021) – Although the first week of sleepaway camp is barely in the rearview mirror, many camps across the US have lost a considerable number of staff who could not keep up with the physical and mental demands of being a bunk counselor.  In past years, a camp could rely on foreign, mostly European, staff to make up nearly one-third of the camp’s workforce but due to Covid-related travel restraints, these integral members of a…


Frustrated Camp Director Hires Personal Photographer for Each Child

Lake Huron, PA (July 2, 2021) – Despite the summer season starting just four short days ago, Director Marty Feldstein and his Camp Huron Lake office staff have been bombarded by hundreds, if not thousands, of calls from irate parents demanding to see their children happier, more active and situated closer to the center of the pictures that are posted on a nightly basis.  Instead of hiring more administrative staff to field the calls, Feldstein has partnered with Wayne County…


Campers Forced to Jump Out of Moving Cars at Drop Off, Dozens Injured

Lake Huron, PA (June 29, 2021) – Scores of young children were injured over the weekend as anxious parents could not be bothered to actually stop their cars when dropping off their children at Camp Huron Lake.  In years past, parents typically made a short drive to a mall or shopping center parking lot to release their kids to waiting luxury coach buses but due to Covid-19 protocols, parents were forced to spend an additional two-and-a-half to three hours of…


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European Visa Issues Force Camp Staff to Take on Multiple Roles

Lake Huron, PA (June 25, 2021) – For most sleepaway camps in America, the summer of 2020 was unfortunately a casualty of the global Covid-19 pandemic.  As the country slowly returns to a sense of normalcy, camps have reopened but are finding themselves severely understaffed as European counselors and specialists, the lifeblood of many camp workforces, have not been able to come to the States due to visa issues and travel restrictions. Camp Huron Lake, located in Pennsylvania’s Poconos region…