Summer Camps Return
Last updated 6/2/2021 at 3:01pm
Summer camps in Transylvania County either had to close or reduce operations last year because of COVID-19, but this year they will reopen for their usual June to August run.
According to Sandi Boyer, executive director with the N.C. Youth Camp Association (NCYCA), there are 17 Transylvania County camps in the association.
In 2020, NCYCA conducted a COVID-19 impact survey for camp members.
In that survey, all the Transylvania camp mem-bers reported significant revenue loss due to the pandemic. Eighty percent of these camps reported a loss of 50 percent or more in revenue, according to...