Summer camps return but with fewer campers and counselors
June 11, 2021
SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) — Overnight summer camps will be allowed in all 50 states this season, but COVID-19 rules and a pandemic labor crunch mean that many fewer young campers will attend, and those who do will have to observe coronavirus precautions for the second consecutive year.
The Southeast is the first region to kick off camps this month, with other parts of the country to follow in July.
"Camp might look a little different, but camp is going to look a lot better in 2021 than it did in 2020, when it didn't happen," said Matt Norman of Atlanta, who is getting ready to send his 12-year-...