With contributions by Campers, Staff, Directors, Parents and outside sources, the Rattlin' Blog is your one-stop-shop for all things camp. See videos, read what kids have to say about camp and find out about camp culture.

  • Umuganda in Rwanda and also Gorillas

    The Rattlin' Blog Mar 16, 2017 | 11:42 am

    This past February, Iwas lucky enough to travel to Rwanda and Uganda for a once in a lifetimeexperience photographing the MountainGorillas and Chimpanzees. The animals were of course very impressive andwatching them interact with each other was not much different[…]

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  • Camp Creature: Bullsnake

    The Rattlin' Blog Mar 3, 2017 | 10:35 am

    Crikey, Mate! Don't. Move. Do you hear that rattle sound? I know what you're thinking, "Dude, we don't have rattle snakes up at camp." You are correct, but did you kno...OH, LOOK! There it is - the elusive Bullsnake. Have[…]

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  • Foley Friends are for Life.

    The Rattlin' Blog Feb 6, 2017 | 10:06 am

    We've said it before, and we'll say it again, camp is a magical place. I recently had the opportunity to spend time with 4th sessions' Anchor Award recipient, Louis E., in his home city of St. Louis and chatted with[…]

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  • Environmental Education Always on the Mind

    The Rattlin' Blog Jan 19, 2017 | 14:14 pm

    The school year is well underway and our campers are comfortably immersed back in their everyday, hometown lives. As youth developers, our goal is to have a positive impact on youth year round, not solely during the summer months while[…]

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  • Grateful for YOU

    The Rattlin' Blog Jan 2, 2017 | 11:28 am

    In 2016 we had a lot to be thankful for, from completing our 92 summer serving youth, to welcoming many new campers in to our Foley Family, to having the opportunity to cuddle with Nike and Norm on the daily.Always[…]

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