Resources For Campers

Camper Scoop!

Meet our Food Service Director, Jon Cooper

Baked Oatmeal

Baked Oatmeal is one of our camp traditions!

Jon’s Grilled Pizza

He also makes some pretty great pizza!


Deer Run

Jr. Unit

Whitetail, Wapiti, Caribou, Chamois, Gazelle

Sr. Unit

Reindeer, Springbok, Elk, Antelope, Highland, Impala


Jr. Unit

Moose, Beaver, Woodchuck, Porcupine, Fox

Sr. Unit

Otter, Badger, Wolf, Wildcat, Bear

Group of Deer Run campers sitting outside


We suggest that campers pack their gear and clothing in duffle bags or soft-sided luggage that can be easily stored under their bunks.

Tips on How to Pack for Summer Camp

Deer Run’s Mary Beth Bowling shares some packing tips!

Daily Schedule & Life at Camp

Brookwoods’ Ben Tabone talks about the camp schedule

3-Minute Shower at Camp Deer Run

Deer Runners: Mary Beth preps you for the classic “3-minute” shower!

Camp Songs

We sing a lot at camp, both during morning worship and around the campfire.

Cabin Life

Boys’ Cabins (in Age Order)

Penobscot, Androscoggin, Kennebec, Saco

Girls’ Cabins (in Age Order)

Pamola, Baxter, Bigelow, Narraguagus

Check out the video below to get a feel for cabin life at MRO.