Staff Training Issue of Camping Magazine

Each year, the May/June issue of Camping Magazine is devoted to staff training.


ACA research efforts center on a two-fold approach that 1) advances the knowledge about the value of the camp experience and 2) enhances the business acumen of professionals involved in the industry of camp. These approaches allow for the development of tools, information, and resources that address current societal issues such as positive youth development in camp and other out-of-school time settings, youth outcomes, workforce development, as well as business issues around industry benchmarks, staff training, and quality program improvement.

Re-Designed and Re-Certified Bear Proof Trash Receptacles

When a bear gets into your trash you’ve got a BIG mess and a BIG problem.

The recently re-designed and re-certified family of Bear Proof Receptacles from Pilot Rock have been tested to keep bears out, so they can be used to collect trash and recyclables using 1-, 2- or 3-module receptacles. The receptacles have been tested by the Grizzly and Wolf Discovery Center (GWDC) using the Interagency Grizzly Bear Committee (IGBC) protocol.

Introducing One Source The Background Check Company’s New Integrated Reference Service

If checking references is part of your hiring process or if you have never used references due to the amount of time the process can consume. Our new service will save you a significant amount of both time and money, while gaining powerful insight into your applicants.

Mobile App Case Study [Free Download]

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Dick & Jane Educational Snacks

Dick & Jane Educational Snacks have been served in school lunch and after-school snack programs for years and we are excited to be breaking into camps to help educate their participants with our educational snacks.

Our snacks are all-natural and packed with learning. Our current library includes

First Student Bus Transportation Charter


First Student Bus Transportation Charter is the perfect partner for your field trips, retreats, outings, and special events. 

First Student is the largest School Bus Transportation provider in North America, safely transporting over 6 million children to and from school daily.

Call today to speak with our Camp Coordinator experts to plan your itinerary for the summer months.

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