Fritz Orr Helping Send Kids to Camp One Paddle at a Time

22 Nov

A very nice article written by Christie of Fetch Magazine by Taigan Not only does Fritz Orr create the most beautifully handcrafted wooden canoe and stand-up paddles you’ve ever seen, but he also gives a percentage of his sales back to the camps he loves so dearly – Camp High Rocks for boys and Camp Merrie-Woode for girls. This is one […]

Camp logo takes family tie from Buckhead to Carolina

07 Aug

Thornton Kennedy, a columnist for wrote a very nice piece about our camp history. The beautiful patiently crafted canoe paddles made by Fritz Orr III are works of art. A four-time national whitewater canoe national champion who grew up navigating the rivers and creeks around Atlanta and western Carolina, Orr makes each one from […]