Staff Thoughts: Jessica Neeley – Ranch Manager

Well winter has flown by us; it goes by faster and faster each year. The ranch is gearing up for summer and with that comes a long list of chores and projects for Chase (Anita, our Ranch Intern)… Read More

Staff Thoughts

Staff Thoughts: Josh Rogers — External Relations & Program Manager

Well here we are, it’s my turn for the staff thoughts column and were just a few days from our first weekend retreat, the first event of our season. The Adult Horse Riding Clinics Weekend is coming up… Read More

Summer Staff Thoughts: Archie

My name is Daniel “Archie” Stevens, I’ll be going into my second senior year at North Park University in the Fall as a History/Education double major, and I’m pumped to the max about being at Cascades Camp this… Read More

Summer Staff Thoughts: Mozie

Summer has officially begun in full force, with campers and guest groups bringing more life and energy to Cascades Camp.  After preparing for a couple weeks for their arrival, it has been exciting to finally have campers here… Read More

Summer Staff Thoughts: Mowgli

I remember I was scared. Menacing figures lurked across the dark and seemingly endless lawn. Two friends and I huddled tightly as we lay on the moist grass whispering excitedly. Adrenaline flowed as we most seriously discussed how… Read More

Program Leaders – Emilie Barlow

“My name is Emilie Barlow, or “Splenda”. This summer at camp was amazing for me and for a lot of other people as well. I love to look at pictures of the summer and remember the good times… Read More

Photo Contest

Wow, its been just a few hours since we sent out the enews and told everyone to send in a picture of camp, and tell a story about that picture. Its been pretty overwhelming to see the amazing… Read More

Photoblog: Joe Brooks

As a dad I only get to see the last day of camp each summer.  The facility at Cascades is excellent, but the people and the program are what’s important to me.  I love the godly influence that… Read More

New Blog Format!

The summer of 2007 is officially over, but we don’t want the community that is found at camp during the summer months to stop here. We know that we haven’t been the greatest at consistency with the blog… Read More