The Camp Counselor Blog

Kool Mikell and his Umphrey’s Rap

Longtime security team member of The Canopy Club and Summer Camp Music Festival Mo Knox (Kool Mikell) just happens to be a dope ass emcee.  No standing catalog, no music videos on YouTube or SoundCloud are available.  He only has decades worth of rhyming, knowledge, and experience.  He has decided to flex his craft with this… Read more »

Camp Counselor Robert deals with SCamp Withdrawal

Every winter, approximately seven to eight months removed from Summer Camp Music Festival, I find myself yearning for SCamp with more frequency than usual.  As the temperatures drop here in central Illinois, my mind wanders back to Three Sisters Park.  Thoughts often revolving around all of the past and future experiences that fill my time… Read more »

The Camp Counselor Ålexander New Years Experience

This holiday season I escaped the snowy tundra of North Dakota and headed west on the Empire Builder locomotive line to the festive evergreens of Portland, Oregon. And after a 30 hourr train ride and a beautiful Christmas spent with family, I had some free time to enjoy during new years in which I had… Read more »