Summer Camps Hoping To Open- Brevard NC
Last updated 4/8/2020 at 3:01pm
With summer camp season arriving in June, camps are planning to open but have a wait-and-see approach to the constantly changing situation regarding COVID-19.
"Overall, I would say that we all want to operate as much of our summer as we are possibly able to operate," said Page Lemel, director at Camp Keystone and a county commissioner.
According to a 2011 study by the N.C. Youth Camp Association, of which Lemel was one of the founders, Transylvania County camps are a $126 million, century-old industry.
Historically, Lemel said, Keystone, Illahee, Rockbrook and Carolina were open through...