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River Mountain Blog
The latest news on screen time, digital wellness, family travel, and updates from the RM team.
RyanFebruary 11, 2020
River Mountain’s school programs teach screen time management and digital citizenship to help students flourish in school and at home.
RyanFebruary 6, 2020
There’s a lot of great research about the benefits of camp experiences for young people. Over the past 12 months, I’ve had the pleasure of meeting several of those researchers, including our own team member Pete Allison from Penn State, and I’m grateful for their work establishing a greater understanding of camps’ impacts on child development.
MeghanFebruary 3, 2020
Every element of River Mountain Retreat is intentionally designed to add to the restorative experience of our guests. One key aspect of this is in the design of our cabins and wellness retreat facilities.
RyanJanuary 17, 2020
Conveniently near Arlington County, Montgomery County, and Fairfax County families, River Mountain summer camps are ideal for DC parents’ busy schedules.
RyanJanuary 9, 2020
Only 2 hours away from the Steel City and featuring all the outdoor activities that kids love, River Mountain is the best summer camp for active Pittsburgh kids.
MeghanDecember 31, 2019
Looking back on the past decade of technology – rapid developments, rapid adoption and rapid optimization. It all happened so fast.
MeghanDecember 20, 2019
As a parent, the holidays are hectic. Parties, presents, and of course, the kids being off from school. With all of the running the season brings, it’s easy to forget that this is a time of year where we can pause, exhale, and find joy in what surrounds us.
RyanNovember 23, 2019
A lot has been written in recent years about the “benefits of nature” — fantastic books like Florence Williams’ The Nature Fix and ground breaking research like the work being done by Utah professor David Strayer.
RyanNovember 6, 2019
From the beginning of the River Mountain land development process, we’ve had 3 goals in mind…
BrandonOctober 31, 2019
A River Mountain Digital Wellness Retreat is, by design, an escape from the modern, digital world.