Partnership with SPAC brings Artists to Camp

In an exciting new partnership this summer, the Double H Ranch collaborated with Saratoga Performing Arts Center (SPAC) to bring world-renowned artists to our campers. The collaboration began in July with the National Dance Institute providing a day of dance workshops for campers. Following the dance program, SPAC brought Wynton Marsalis and musicians from Jazz… Read More

Camper Stories: Seasons of Happiness

  Our son Shamus was born in 2006.  Shortly after his birth we began to notice that he wasn’t meeting his “motor milestones”, such as sitting unsupported, crawling, rolling, etc.  He was eventually diagnosed with cerebral palsy.  My wife Nichole and I immediately decided that although Shamus’ diagnosis may limit him physically, we did not… Read More

Alumni Spotlight: Former Counselors to Camp Doctors

This summer came full circle for a group of Alumni Counselors and Campers when they volunteered as camp doctors across the SeriousFun Children’s Network.  During the same week, Dr. Chris Woll, Dr. Keith Weisz, Dr. Mike Kent, and Dr. Heather Minto represented Double H Ranch across half of the SeriousFun camps within the United States…. Read More

Alumni Spotlight: Meet Jess Calderone

counselor jess with camper

  In the first of a series of Alumni Spotlights, we are sharing the recent research study done by Jess Calderone, a second year medical student at Albany Medical College. Jess (Barn Staff, 2015) decided to come back to camp this summer to complete her service/research requirements. Her study, “Empowerment of Children with Chronic Illness:… Read More