Iconic Summer Camps around Jacksonville

By Dorothy K. Fletcher

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Revisit Florida at a time when children were much more at home in the wild. The balmy northeast corner of the state, filled with lakes and forests primeval, was a camper's paradise. Iconic summer camps like Blanding, Chowenwaw, Echokotee, Immokalee, Montgomery, Keystone, Seminole and Weed played vital roles in the development of countless children. They swapped adventures beneath the stars, a heartening reminder that even the worst days can make the best stories. Join Dorothy K. Fletcher and experience the giddy relief of campers who weathered their dark night and welcomed a brilliant sunrise, just before all the fun begins.