DAILY LOG 2018

Summer 2018 Daily Log Entries

  • Sunday, August 12th, 2018 “Jack Reigeluth COD” | Written by Doug Camp & Henry Anderson Sunday August 12th—The last day of camp’s 124th season started with a blast from the cannon! A final breakfast concluded with council goodbyes and the presentation of a handful of theater and activity cups. For acting, Rabbit Barnes and Ollie Longo won the Green Room Cup and the Coons Cup respectively. For stage crew, Zach […]
  • Saturday, August 11th, 2018 “Jack Reigeluth COD” | Written by Darius Nuritoff and Henry Anderson Saturday, August 11th—Today we woke up via cannon and, after we brushed our teeth and took cold showers, Water Sports Weekend began. After an extended duty period and lunch, we were off to the waterfront to begin the Water Sports performance. We had Exhibition Diving, War Canoe races, Crew Exhibitions, the Fifty-Yard Swim and more […]
  • Friday, August 10th, 2018 “Bill Talley COD” | Written by Bekhruz Nurullaev (JCR) Friday, August 10th—For activities, many of us practiced for Water Sports. There was also the Obstacle Race Senior Finals between Levi Tyler and Andrey Novak. Andrey was ahead for much of the race, but Levi came back in the final round to win. After the final Soak, during which every camper went in the water […]
  • Thursday, August 9th, 2018 “Billy Wilson COD” | Written by Rocco Pacchiana (WSCT,jr) Thursday, August 9th—Today was one of the best and last days at Camp Pasquaney. As camp was coming to an end, we all tried our hardest to make the most of it. The highlights of the day were the Bristol Gorge canoeing specie, where many boats almost flipped; the consistent wind that gusted throughout the […]
  • Wedesday, August 8th, 2018 “Will Davies COD” | Written by Theo Pacchiana (ECS) Wednesday, August 8th—Today is Wednesday. It was a very fun day full of excitement. The day started at 7:30 because we had late Reveille. After our morning routine we went to breakfast, which was prepared by the 16-year-olds. The breakfast was sugar-loaded, consisting of Lucky Charms cereal, chocolate chip pancakes, Oreo milkshakes, and more. We […]
  • Tuesday, August 7th, 2018 “Matthew Woolverton COD” | Written by Lorenzo Parker Pillow (WEED) Tuesday, August 7th—Yesterday, August 7, 2018,  camp woke to a humid and hot day. The cold showers in the morning were welcomed by all and even wanted because of the heat. We ate English muffins, eggs, and ham for breakfast and then, after the duty period, we moved on to the morning activity period where […]
  • Monday, August 6th, 2018 “Billy Wilson COD” | Written by Sebastian Peterson (WCWW) Monday, August 6th—August 6th began with a glassy lake. The highlight of the morning was the 2018 Pasquaney Dive. All of camp’s divers went to the raft to compete against one another. It was an entertaining competition. Some showed incredible skill. The second half of the day was filled with a Senior League Baseball playoff […]
  • Sunday, August 5th, 2018 “Jafar Sharipov COD” | Written by Bryce Phillips (WMW,jr) Sunday, August 5th—Today we had late reveille followed by a delicious breakfast. Following the duty period we had Tub down at the waterfront followed by Trustee’s Inspection. This week’s Sunday Inspection was special because all of the trustees walked through the dorms after the inspectors. It was also special because this week’s Inspection counted double. […]
  • Saturday, August 4th, 2018 “Henry Anderson COD” | Written by Hayden Crossley (JAS) Saturday, August 4th—In the morning, which was rather gloomy because of the pouring rain, most campers decided to head to the shop to finish their boxes and other projects. The morning activity period also featured a Junior canoe race and preparation for the Dive. There was also rugby on Hobbs Field. After lunch with a […]
  • Friday, August 3rd, 2018 “William Harvey COD” | Written by Charlie King (WHA) Friday, August 3rd—We woke to a cloudy 66° with various activities like open shop, Trustee’s Play preparations, crew practice for the upcoming races, and timed half-miles. The clouds turned into a light drizzle and eventually rain. As rest ended, thunder boomed, turning the activity period into a rainy day activity period. As a result, the […]
  • Thursday, August 2nd, 2018 “Jack Anderson COD” | Written by Simon Brown (WLH) Thursday, August 2nd—Today was very hot. In crew, Junior and Third boats practiced for their upcoming races. The Sub-Junior and Junior tennis finals were held, resulting in the victories of Henry Powell and Simon Brown. The highlight of the day was the 2018 Pasquaney Sailing Regatta. It was pretty windy at the start, but the […]
  • Wednesday, August 1st, 2018 “Julian Maldonado COD” | Written by John Choisi (JGA) Wednesday, August 1st—Camp woke up eager to see what the council had in store for breakfast. Campers crowded around Mem Hall Porch reading the menu. It was a spicy Mexican breakfast, and everyone was happy to see that hot chocolate was involved. The Council Breakfast was great. Everybody loved it. Never had the campers ever […]
  • Tuesday, July 31st, 2018 “Jack Denious COD” | Written by Ned Read (JAM) Tuesday, July 31st—The last day of July started off with cold showers and a delicious breakfast of egg and sausage sandwiches. Immediately following breakfast, the optional hike headed out to Mt. Washington to trek up the Huntington Ravine. We all headed to a quick and efficient duty period and then to activities at 9:30. The […]
  • Monday, July 30th, 2018 “Simon Peterson COD” | Written by Brewer Stone (JCD) Monday, July 30th—For morning activities, we had a special all-day canoeing specie on the Baker River. We also had 3rd and Senior boats prepare for this weekend’s crew races. The morning activity period was followed by Soak, lunch, and rest. Then the afternoon activity period commenced, including a Sub-Junior baseball game and several other activities […]
  • Sunday, July 29th, 2018 “Sam Denious COD” | Written by Simon Brown (SHP) Sunday, July 29th—It was a pleasant day in the high 60s with clear skies. After going to Tub and Inspection, we listened to an inspiring sermon by Rich Desalvo. The sermon was about how a community needs to work together by respecting yourself and others. The Chapel Talk really inspired the campers and counsellors. It […]
  • Saturday, July 28th, 2018 “Rob Harvey COD” | Written by Ollie Longo (SGD) Saturday, July 28th—Today the Long Walk returned! After the morning walkthrough, we headed over to Mem Hall where we replenished ourselves with french toast and bacon. There was project work in the shop, fielding instruction on Hobbs Field, various tennis matches, open sailing, a Head-of-the-Lake specie in canoeing, and 4th Boats went out in crew. […]
  • Friday, July 27th, 2018 “Matthias Campbell COD” | Written by Henry Powell (RCH) Friday, July 27th—In the morning I went out with the third crews to cox. We went out with a crew coach from Exeter. There were also tennis matches and a canoeing specie. In the afternoon there was a rainy day activity period. There was shop and improv games in the theater, or you could play […]
  • Thursday, July 26th, 2018 “Matt Scullin COD” | Written by Elliot Randolph (MWC) Thursday, July 26th—It was a rainy morning when the bugle woke us for our normal routine. We had a good breakfast, where Townley gave a hilarious announcement. He called out all of the 4th and 3rd Boat rowers, demanded they stand up, and repeat after him that they would not be late. After a standard […]
  • Wednesday, July 25th, 2018 “Billy Wilson COD” | Written by Max Reuter (MJS) Wednesday, July 25th—Camp woke to a glorious late Reveille and a humid 71°, causing showers to feel warmer than usual. After a refreshing breakfast of cheesy eggs for the second time in a row, we began a 10 o’clock activity period. Despite the rain, we had a wide array of activities all over the hillside. […]
  • Tuesday, July 24th, 2018 “Sammy Malhotra COD” | Written by Isaiah Sanchez (WMW,jr) Tuesday, July 24th—Today we woke to a crisp 71° with cloudy skies and light rain. Hikes were scheduled for today and the 3rd and 4th walk hiked Stinson Mountain, while the 5th and 6th Walks hiked Bear Mountain and Sugar Loaf. On 3rd Walk, they hiked up a steep but short trail to Stinson Mountain’s […]
  • Monday, July 23rd, 2018 “Jake Holton COD” | Written by Oliver Smith (SKM) Monday, July 23rd—On Monday morning the entire camp gathered in the rain in front of Eastbourne to watch Mr. Vinnie present Brewer Stone and the rest of the 2018 Long Walk with their Long Walk flag. After they departed into the Whites, we had a blast at Club War Canoe races. The Beavers had the […]
  • Sunday, July 22nd, 2018 “Jules Finney COD” | Written by Hayden Stone (JAH) Sunday, July 22nd—We woke to late Reveille at 7:30 to an overcast day. Due to the weather, Chapel was held in the the theater. Jack Reigeluth gave the sermon and it was on the topic of having the courage to be yourself. He quoted the movie Braveheart and even re-enacted a scene from it. He […]
  • Saturday, July 21st, 2018 “Matthew Woolverton COD” | Written by Henry Powell and Henry Anderson (JSF) Saturday, July 21st—We woke to a nice warm morning. We had hot cereal, french toast, and sausage for breakfast. For the morning activity period, there were Senior tennis matches, Watersports competitions, Sub-junior dinghy races, and a fishing specie. For lunch we had stew, mashed potatoes, and biscuits. Then we had shortened rest period because of […]
  • Friday, July 20th, 2018 “Jack Denious COD” | Written by Charlie Ramquist (MCWW) Friday, July 20th—Today we woke up to a late Reveille due to hikes the day before. We had a quick and efficient duty period and went off for the morning activity period. During the activity period there was a “Can-ishing” (Canoeing + Fishing) specie to Mr. Vinnie’s rock. Senior and Third Boat crews went out […]
  • Thursday, July 19th, 2018 “Charlie Pink COD” | Written by Sam Randall (JCD) Thursday, July 19—Today we went on hikes. First Walk hiked up Mt. Lafayette and Mt. Lincoln. Second Walk hiked Mt. Liberty and Little Haystack. Third Walk hiked up Mt. Cannon while the Fourth and Fifth Walks hiked Mt. Cardigan and Firescrew. Personally, I spent my day on the Second Walk, and we started our hike […]
  • Wednesday, July 18th, 2018 “Julian Maldonado COD” | Written by Elliott Randolph (CWFP) Wednesday, July 18—We woke up and went through our normal morning routine. For the morning activities there was a gold mine specie with Sam, Henry, and Townley, scheduled turning, and box-making in the shop, a base-running clinic in baseball, scheduled matches and tennis instruction on the tennis courts, open sailing, a canoeing specie all day […]
  • Tuesday, July 17th, 2018 “Will Davies COD” | Written by Ned Read (JAM) Tuesday, July 17th—On Tuesday, July 17th, Camp Pasquaney awoke to a humid and sweaty 70° morning. After breakfast and the duty period, the entire camp headed down to the waterfront for swims. Merely two heats of senior swims were completed before the competition was postponed when thunder was heard. The activity period continued with rainy-day […]
  • Monday, July 16th, 2018 “Nicky Longo COD” | Written by Max Reuter (WEED) Monday, July 16th—Camp Pasquaney awoke to a splendid fifty-five degrees and headed down to the showers with Mr. Longo as COD. After morning inspection we headed to Memorial Hall for a breakfast of waffles and ham accompanied by some Phelps Farm maple syrup. For the first activity period of the day there was open diving, […]
  • Sunday, July 15th, 2018 “Conway Staunton COD” | Written by Desmond Sala (NCL) Sunday, July 15th—Today we had duties, after which we went to Tub. Some parents joined their children for Chapel. Then, a group of us left with our parents to go out to lunch. Other kids whose parents did not come got to eat Moon Rocks for dessert. Moon Rocks are balls of ice cream rolled […]
  • Saturday, July 14th, 2018 “Jafar Sharipov COD” | Written by Isaiah Sanchez (ECS) Saturday, July 14th—Visitors Weekend! In the morning we had scheduled shop, a huge Mountain League Ball game, open diving, and stage crew in preparation for club skits. After lunch, we had a special inspection to make dorms look clean for the visitors. After a quick lunch, there was open sailing, open swimming, and more, but […]
  • Friday, July 13th, 2018 “Robert Harvey COD” | Written by James Scullin (JAS) Friday, July 13th—July 13th—or Friday the 13th—was a great day full of activities, fun, and joy. We woke up to a cold and sunny morning. After a regular morning routine, we proceeded to the activity period which was highlighted by canoe tilits, crew practice, and tennis matches. In the afternoon, the first Sub-junior baseball game […]
  • Thursday, July 12th, 2018 “Matt Scullin COD” | Written by Charlie Sims (RCH) Thursday, July 12th—After a late reveille on Thursday morning because of hikes the day before, the schedule was pushed back half an hour to 7:30 A.M.. The morning was relatively normal but in the afternoon the Thursday baseball game between Ballard Morton’s I Swing Therefore I Am and Jimmy Bocock’s Big Strong Jocks took place. […]
  • Wednesday, July 11th, 2018 “Simon Peterson COD” | Written by Oliver Smith (MJS) Wednesday, July 11th—Camp woke up to a soothing 61 degrees and hustled over to a quick and efficient Mem Hall breakfast. We geared up for a hike in the Whites. Fifth and Sixth Walk headed north to tackle the classic Welch and Dickey Mountains. The Third and Fourth Walk did Cardigan and Firescrew; Second Walk, […]
  • Tuesday, July 10th, 2018 “Jack Anderson COD” | Written by Henry Southall (SHP) Tuesday, July 10th—We woke up to a frothy 60 degree day. Shortly following the meal and duty period, activities started. Today, we had open nature trail for those seeking to get their naturalist. The shop was open for a variety of project work. On the baseball field, there was some fielding instruction to prepare for […]
  • Monday, July 9th, 2018 “Sammy Malhotra COD” | Written by Brewer Stone (JGA) Monday, July 9th—At breakfast, the Dive of the Week (DOW) was announced to be the frontflip, the waterfront hosted some obstacle races, and Junior Canoe Boats went out. Following morning Soak, we headed up to the first club skit rehearsals. Lunch followed, and to everybody’s disbelief, it was announced that the mystery dive had been […]
  • Sunday, July 8th, 2018 “Henry Anderson COD” | Written by Hayden Stone (SKM) Sunday, July 8th—We woke up to a relaxing late Reveille. After breakfast and a smooth duty period, everyone headed down for a 10:00 A.M. Tub. Afterwards, we headed back up for Inspection preparation. Stanwood won Inspection! Birch came second, and Dana third. At 11:45, we lined up and went to Chapel, where we listened to […]
  • Saturday, July 7th, 2018 “Bill Talley COD” | Written by Jimmy Bocock (WHA) Saturday, July 7th—On our first day back from expeditions, we woke up from a well-deserved 7:30 late Reveille, took showers, and took our sleeping bags down to Hobbs field so they could air out. We ate a delicious breakfast of French toast and sausage. After duties and a great activity period, each dorm prepared for […]
  • Friday, July 6th, 2018 “Jack Reigeluth COD” | Written by Dominique Taylor (WSCT,jr) Friday, July 6th—On Friday, Back 40 woke up in the Nature Hut, which is a compressed log cabin in the backwoods of Camp Pasquaney. After we packed our twenty-ton bags we hiked a total of 327 miles back to camp! Once we got to camp, we had breakfast at Mem Hall. As soon as we […]
  • Sunday, July 1st, 2018 “Sam Denious COD” | Written by Doug Camp Sunday, July 1st—We woke up to an unusually warm 70°—great cold shower weather! At chapel, Mr. Vinnie gave an inspiring sermon about thoughtfulness, consideration, and kindness. At the first camper meeting, the camp officers were elected: Buckley Huffstetler, President; Bay Harvey, Vice-President; Ballard Morton, Secretary; and RJ Duron, Grand Bouncer. At the weekly council meeting, […]
  • Saturday, June 30th, 2018 “Jake Holton COD” | Written by Lewis Threipland (SGD) Saturday, June 30th—Dorm skits today! There was buzz in the air the whole day because everyone was so excited. In the morning, the shop had box-making and project planning. At the waterfront they had obstacle races. In the afternoon, the nature council led a run up to the graveyard. For campfire, we had dorm skits! […]
  • Friday, June 29th, 2018 “Charlie Pink COD” | Written by Oihan Trecet (JAH) Friday, June 29th—We woke to a wet morning after a night of rain. There were a lot of species this morning, including canoeing to Mr. Vinnie’s rock. There was box-making in the shop and pitching instruction on the ball field. In the afternoon, the campers got their Mary Lamb, and Taylor West’s Nuclear Bomb Tests […]
  • Thursday, June 28th, 2018 “Matthias Campbell COD” | Written by Bo Turnage (CWFP) Thursday, June 28th—We started out our day by waking up with our first late reveille at 7:30 A.M.. It was raining heavily for much of the morning, so we also had our first rainy day activity period. The rainy day activities included shop, the card game One Night Werewolf, Ultimate Frisbee, and much more. After […]
  • Wednesday, June 27th, 2018 “Will Harvey COD” | Written by Levi Tyler (MWC) Wednesday, June 27th—Hikes day! After we ate our hearty eggs and sausage, we went to pack our bags and prepare for hikes. The First and Second Walks glided down to the buses which brought us to Cardigan and Firescrew. First Walk hiked up Cardigan and caught an amazing view, eating our lunch as we marveled […]
  • Tuesday, June 26th, 2018 “Nicky Longo COD” | Written by Christian Vivier (WLH) Tuesday, June 26th—The first activity period of the day consisted of some fun and games for tennis and baseball, a lot of project planning in the wood shop, and some swimming and canoeing. In the afternoon activity period, Jake Holton led a canoeing specie to the Pemi River. They proudly told camp that they went […]
  • Monday, June 25th, 2018 “Billy Wilson COD” | Written by Taylor West (NCL) Monday, June 25th—After a cold morning, both older and younger boys were ready for a fun-filled day. It was the first day the new boys were able to choose their own activities. The highlight of the day came during the morning at Hobbs Field: it was opening ceremonies, and all people involved in PGRC activities […]
  • Sunday, June 24th, 2018 “Jules FInney COD” | Written by Anvar Whitlock (WMW,jr) Sunday, June 24th—Today the new boys had rotations during the morning activity period that gave them a taste of camp activities like baseball, tennis, and swimming. While they were at the waterfront, a majority of them swam their “raft” to be able to go diving. After the activity period, we had Soak in which we […]
  • Saturday, June 23rd, 2018 “Doug Camp COD” | Written by Wyatt Winstead (JSF) Saturday, June 23rd—Camp Pasquaney started off with a boom. The cannon fired, the flag was raised, and the bugle was played. Meetings with Mr. Vinnie began as the younger and older campers asked their many questions and discussed what camp is all about. The new campers got settled into their new “home away from home.” […]