Capture the Flag

We play a lot of capture the flag at Field Camp. Sometimes we play other games, but we always come back to capture the flag. Rules 1. Teams are divided up by some arbitrary criteria, such as odd v. even days of birth, County v. non-County residents, etc.. 2. The...

Chess

We play a lot of chess at Field Camp, and in 2002, we began to play a regular weekly tournament. Rules 1. No peanut gallery. Peanut gallery behavior will result in immediate dismissal from the tourney, or even camp itself (an idle threat really). 2. Higher seed...

Elijahball

Elijahball was created at the Camp Albemarle pavilion in 2004 and became such a favorite game at Field Camp that we held our first tourney in that summer. We put all the campers in a big draw, made up very specific rules, and the winner at the end of the day was...

Film Fest

Film Fest In 2007, we staged the first-ever Field Camp Film Fest. We invited campers to submit films to show on a Thursday night, and we also produced two films during a particular week of camp. The two teams were the Rugby Road Ratings (Michael Santulli, Austin...

Field Camp Day

Field Camp Day happens two weeks before Pirates Day, every summer. 2020 – The Olympics may have been cancelled in 2020, but not Hogs v. Frogs! Of course, it was different than usual. Imagine Michael Phelps competing against other international swimmers in Four...