Camp Deer Run

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Camp Deer Run was a summer camp in the hills of the Catskill Mountains and Shawangunk Ridge in New York. The camp was founded in 1995 and was managed by Dianova USA.[1][2]

"We regret to inform you that Camp Deer Run will not be re-opening for the 2010 season. Our property in Pine Bush, New York is on the market for sale." [3]

The 130-acre (0.53 km2) camp sponsors Operation Purple, a program run by the National Military Family Association, which helps children of the U.S. servicemen cope with their absence.[4] Each camp session is one to two weeks long. In July 2007, Camp Deer Run hosted 59 campers whose parents were serving in the armed forces.[5]

Camp Deer Run is a Christian summer camp for girls located on Lake Winnipesaukee in NH. It was started in 1964 on the property of Camp Brookwoods a summer camp for boys. It runs two or four week sessions throughout the summer.

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  1. ^ "Welcome to Camp Deer Run". Camp Deer Run. Archived from the original on 2009-03-17. Retrieved 2009-03-17. 
  2. ^ "Dianova USA". Dianova USA. Retrieved 2012-10-29. 
  3. ^ http://www.campdeerrun.org/
  4. ^ Israel, Steve (2007-07-22). "Children try to leave the war behind". Times Herald-Record. Archived from the original on 2009-03-17. Retrieved 17 March 2009. 
  5. ^ Applebone, Peter (2007-07-08). "In a Corner of the Woods, Teenagers Escape From the Trials of Military Life". The New York Times (The New York Times Company). Retrieved 17 March 2009. 

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