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Preparing your kids for summer camp

Thu, April 11, 2019

Preparing Children for the Summer Camp Experience “Summer camp is more than a vacation for children,” says Bruce Muchnick, Ed.D., a licensed psychologist who works extensively with day and resident camps. “As a parent, there are a few things to consider to increase the opportunity for a rewarding camp experience for your child.” Some helpful

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7 Reasons for Summer Camp

Fri, March 08, 2019

We love summer camp. That might seem like an obvious statement but allow us to explain. We don’t love summer camp because we have been doing it for 60 years or because we think it is tons of fun or because it is our business. We love summer camp because we have seen the tremendous

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The Choice is Yours

Thu, February 14, 2019

Serendipity and flexibility are essential to our summer camp activity program – designed to allow each camper the ability to style the program according to what they want to do. Therefore, there is no pre-registration before camp for any of our activities. Campers choose which activity to participate in 2 to 4 times each weekday.

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Monthly Newsletter

Mon, February 04, 2019

Did you know we send out a monthly newsletter? It is our way of saying ‘we are thinking about you.’ We want to keep alumni, prospective families and friends of Mountain Meadow Ranch in the loop about what is going on. If you want to be the first to know when a new ranch animal

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We Are Hiring

Fri, January 18, 2019

  We get started in the hiring process for summer as early as possible so we can get the best staff for our summer camp. We are currently in the process of reviewing and interview applicants for counselors, kitchen staff and nurses. If you are interested, head over to our Why Work At MMR Page

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2018 Gift Guide

Tue, December 11, 2018

Give the gift of exploration and adventure this Christmas! Here are a few fun suggestions for encouraging your campers to get outside this holiday season!*        Slackline – Slacklining (the act of walking/balancing on a suspended webbing between 2 anchors) is a great outdoor activity for kids. My two kids (ages 5 and 3)

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3 Takeaways from WAIC

Mon, November 12, 2018

The Western Association of Independent Camps (WAIC) is a group of independent day and resident camps in the Western United States. Every year we gather with other WAIC camps at the WAIC conference to learn, encourage one another and grow.   This year Brandon and Katherine represented MMR at the conference. Here were their three

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Thu, September 27, 2018

If you are lucky enough to spend your birthday at Mountain Meadow Ranch, you get hucked in the lagoon (or you can pick a friend to get hucked).   

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Sat, September 22, 2018

  GATHERINGS IN RENO & THE BAY AREA This fall we are organizing two fall get-togethers, one in Reno and one in the Bay Area. Brandon and Kat are excited to reconnect with campers and parents while also showing off their mini-golf skills.   BAY AREA Where: Sub Par Mini Golf When: October 13th 1pm-3pm  

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Fri, September 21, 2018

Meanwhile back at the ranch… The home of our beloved small animals is expanding AND getting a face lift. Brandon will be working hard right up until the first freeze to expand the pigs living area…that’s right, that means more piglets are coming this spring and summer! The Pig Barn itself is over 100 years

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