The Outpost Blog

My Best Friend is a 5-year-old

I’m writing this from inside a closet under our stairs. It’s the 4th of July, and my 5-year-old daughter is covered in festive gear from Read more

Loss of the Unknown

“How was it?” You would’ve asked, eagerly. “How did your first day of camp go?”  They would have come home dirty and smelling of sunscreen. Read more

Goodbye 2020, Hello 2021

Dear Campers, Parents, Staff, Friends, and Family, Outpost Summer Camps will be closed for the Summer 2020 season. Outpost Summer Camps will be back for Read more

What Our Kids Need From Us Now

We are thinking of you and your children as we persist through a difficult time separately yet together as a community. Like many of you, we Read more

A Recipe for Friendship

Psychologist Dr. Kennedy-Moore identifies the three primary ingredients for friendship: Openness, similarity, and shared fun. At Outpost, these friendship-making essentials are incorporated into each three-week Read more