Welcome to CAMP LANEY!

Today's world is becoming more complex each day. Children are exposed to many different lifestyles and values and must choose among them. At Camp Laney we emphasize many traditional values, and our staff and program are directed toward helping each boy lead a happier, richer and more fulfilling life. The camp activities will provide your son with some of his most exciting boyhood memories. He will talk about his adventures at camp for years to come.

Recent Blogs

Welcome to the New Website

Welcome to the new online home of Camp Laney!! We hope you like the new design, look and feel of the new site!  We spent a lot of time thinking about what our families want when they visit us online.  Hopefully we have given you all you could want.  Here are a couple highlights we … Continue reading “Welcome to the New Website”

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Meet the 2016 Staff

With the 2016 summer almost here, take time to get to know our counselors. We spend all off-season searching for young men with outstanding character, who have a natural liking for and ability to get along with children.  All staff submit an application, go through a face-to-face interview with a director, and submit to reference … Continue reading “Meet the 2016 Staff”

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Father / Son Weekend: May 13-15

Our Next Father/Son Weekend is coming up May 13-15. The weekend is fun, action packed, yet low key.  Activities include:  ropes course, climbing wall, horseback, archery, riflery, tennis, ping-pong, canoeing, swimming, and more.  Staff will be present at several of the activities, and we would like for dads to supervise on the river and at … Continue reading “Father / Son Weekend: May 13-15”

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Directors

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Rob Hammond

Director

Email : rob@camplaney.com

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Whitney Chapman

Associate Director

Email : whitney@camplaney.com

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Luke Durham

Program Director

Email : luke@camplaney.com

“The counselors are nice, they are always there for you, they help with all the activities, they take good care of you in your cabin and they play games with us.”

BY Andrew Hodges - Camper, Baton Rouge, LA

“Laney is special because of the family atmosphere. The Laney family is one where once you become a part of it, you’re in it for life. They are always there for you.”

BY Matthew Hall - Camper/Staff

“Every camper comes to Laney a little homesick or nervous. The best part of working at Camp Laney is helping these campers overcome their fears and seeing their maturity grow every day. I wouldn’t trade my Camp Laney experiences for anything.”

BY Logan Lanier - Camper/Staff

“When we drop him off at camp each year, there is a comforting feeling knowing that he is going to be in a safe environment that will challenge him socially, physically and spiritually.”

BY Danna Hodges - Baton Rouge, LA

“It has been a particular joy in my life to watch my sons fall in love with this very special place and the magnificent people who make sure that its special purpose is fulfilled.  I have had the distinct pleasure to see both my sons develop dramatically more confidence and self-reliance over just two weeks on top of Lookout Mountain.”

BY William Propst - Former Camper/Staff - Atlanta, GA

“Camp Laney is such a special place where a boy can be himself, make friends from other parts of the country and gain confidence all while having the time of his life!”

BY Elizabeth Wood - Signal Mountain, TN

“Words alone cannot explain the great impact Camp Laney continues to have on my life. If I had any advice for those interested in attending or working at Laney it would be to not let this opportunity pass you by!”

BY Chris Kudirka - Camper/Staff

“The best thing is seeing all my camp friends on Opening Day and meeting my new cabinmates.”

BY Foster Wood - Camper, Signal Mountain, TN

“From (The Directors) Rob, Whitney and Luke, down to each counselor, to every CIT, I know that Laney brings together the type of person I want influencing/teaching my boys during those special weeks on the mountain.”

BY David Rains - Parent, Tuscaloosa, AL

“As a staff member, I loved working with young kids and it taught me way more than any college internship could. Some of my life-long friendships were built at camp. I’m a Laney boy for life.”

BY Lee Hogan - Camper/Staff