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Mother and fathers often choose New England summer camps founded on factors that are greatest to them. They wish to know that their children are safe, eating well and receiving a lot of opportunities for socialization in a fun atmosphere. Camp Walt Whitman complies with all these needs and more.


Safety is typically a parent's number one issue. Anticipation is the foundation of medical care at Camp Whitman. When accidents or illness occur we are prepared with a trained wellness staff that is available 24-hours a day. Our fully equipped health center houses a physician and five licensed practical nurses are here to intervene quickly and ensure your children are handled.

We pride to say our camp is located in a safe woodland setting, far from any main interstate or thoroughfare. Yet we are still only 35 minutes from Dartmouth-Hitchcock Hospital, a superb medical facility.

Emotional Support

A safe environment is not almost physical health. We do everything possible to make sure your youngsters feel same emotionally likewise. Cabin assignments are built upon your children's personal needs and interest rates. That's why we ask you and your children to fill out a camp biography. When we know their favorite activities and goals we can make the most ideal possible cabin assignment.

We take anything parents share with us into consideration too. We work with the counselors and Area Director to place children with similar interests together because we know the importance of feeling safe on the first day of camp. Additionally, there are full bathrooms and electricity in the cabins for comfort.

Good Nutrition

Children at Camp Whitman enjoy the excellent food choices accessible to them. There is often fresh fruit, a daily grill, buffet, spaghetti, soup, and sandwiches to take in. Home-made cooked good are constantly a favorite. We even supply gluten-free selections. Children settle with their team and searing is circled during the summer time to encourage attachments. The dining hall gives a loved ones atmosphere with spectacular lake and mountain views.


We know that coed summer camp is a place to make specific friends that last forever. We provide a lot of prospects for friendships to become made during new ideas and experiences. The Cabin Group comes to be a branch of every child's family. They live together and participate in activities together during the day. Respect and acceptance are modeled by the three staff members who live with the children in the cabin. Two of the staff members are the counselors who stay with the children all day and the third is the activity specialist.

It is the combo of all of these things that makes Camp Walt Whitman the most ideal place for your child every summer and this summer.

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