The Blog of the West Wind

The Blog of the West Wind

Offseason musings from the Director and other voices regarding Kabeyun’s philosophy and the role of camp in developing strong, confident, and caring boys.

7 Reasons Why You Should Send Your Son to a Boys Summer Camp
If you have ever experienced going to summer camp as a kid, you know about the amount of fun that awaits. Since boys in particular tend to be quite active, a summer camp for boys is the ideal setting to burn energy. There are several reasons why this can be a beneficial experience for your son. Socialization: Attending camp generally allows kids to take a break from the electronic...
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4 Tips For Talking to Your Son About Camp
There are many ways that your son can benefit from summer camp. Explaining the exciting benefits will help him embrace all that a summer away at camp has to offer. Use the following tips to talk to your son about a boys-only summer camp in New Hampshire. Talk About Summer Camp Early You can help your child prepare for summer camp by getting him excited as early as possible. Use photos...
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Where Fun and Life Skills Blend in A Seamless Fashion
Summer camps provide a wonderful opportunity for kids to learn new skills and acquire new hobbies when school's out and the pressure of the academics is temporarily relieved. And yet, summer camps are not only about fun and frolic. Ideally, it should also be a place where the boys, now for the most part on their own, get to learn valuable social and life skills which help place them in...
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Boys Summer Camp: Tips for Worried Parents
Summer time means freedom from school, endless sunny days, and a good deal of rough housing in your kitchen, living room, and hallways for months. Not to worry, there's a boys summer camp for that. But even as you get ready to ship them off to camp and regain some of your own sanity, it's natural to feel nervous. They're your kids, as crazy as they can be sometimes, you want...
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How to Choose a Summer Camp for Boys
Summer camp for boys is more than just goofing off around a camp fire and roasting various foods. Camps can give your boys extraordinary growing experiences that prove to be some of their favorite memories. Spending time away from home and electronic screens will help build independence, resilience, and social skills. But how can you be sure you're choosing the right camp for your...
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Monday, April 3, 2017/by Kabeyun
Summer time activities for boys ages 7-16 can range anywhere from sleeping past noon and video game marathons to playing around the neighborhood from dawn 'til dusk, though you never quite know where they are or if they're safe. At Camp Kabeyun, we solve these problems and then some. Camp Kabeyun is located on the shore of Lake Winnipesaukee and has been among the best boys summer...
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