Our New Cultural Focus

The Heroes sat around the campfire, listening to the closing ceremonies and reminiscing about the adventures they had this summer… When suddenly, they were interrupted by a familiar face! Baba Yaga, a witch they had met this summer while exploring Bulgarian...

One Camp Ends and Another Begins

As you read this, most of the adventures into Sidleterra will be over. The Shifting Caverns have all shifted, the Tavern doors have closed up, and the Trading Post has packed up and moved on. Memories made and monsters slain, the heroes of the summer have...

A Hero’s Journey

Our yearly sojourn into the realm of Sidleterra is almost over and we want to hear from you, our wonderful Guard Up family. Your Heroes have conquered the Zombie invasion and have battled with honor during Wizards & Warriors, making memories that will last them...

Our Story So Far

As you read this, we are just past the midway mark of our camp season of adventure, wonder, and education.  We would like to take this opportunity to look both backward and forward at this amazing summer of 2018.   In our new home in Salem, we have saved the world...

Stranded Campers Find a New Home

Written by Jake Javitch   Warm greetings to all of our Guard Up family. Recently, Guard Up took an opportunity to be heroes for a special group of students in need all the way from China!  We were contacted by a Chinese camping coordinator whose 21 campers flew all...