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Q: How do I apply for August Camp?
Q: How will I know if I have been accepted to Camp?
Q: What happens if I apply and the week(s) I've requested are already filled?
Q: If I am waitlisted, what are my chances of actually getting into Camp?
Q: If I plan to go to Camp with someone else, how can I be assured we both/all get in?
Q: What if my flight schedule changes after I mail the Transportation form to the Transportation Coordinator?
Q: What if my flight is delayed on my travel day and I will arrive after 2 pm?
Q: Can I register on line and pay with a credit card?
Q: What is the age range of August Campers?
Q: Are there single people who come to Camp?
Q: What will I do for a tent mate if I come alone?
Q: What if I am not comfortable with my tent mate?
Q. What are the daily hiking options?
Q. At what altitude will I be hiking?
Q: What if I don't want to hike every day? What else is there to do?
Q: Will a novice hiker fit in? How about a fast competitive hiker?
Q: What overnight activities are planned?
Q: How hot or cold does it get at Camp? What clothes should I bring? What kind of sleeping bag?
Q: How can I make my tent "home-like"?
Q: What is a "sun shower"?
Q: Can I get a hot beverage at other than mealtimes?
Q: I have special dietary needs; can that be accommodated?
Q: Do we need to bring guidebooks for hiking?
Q: Besides the cost for attending camp, are there other expenses?
Q: Where do I do my laundry?
Q: Can I bring my child/grandchild/nephew/niece?
Q: Can I have a guest visit?
Q: Can I bring my hairdryer and other appliances to camp?
Q: What kind of medical facilities are available?
Q: If I decide to leave camp early for any reason, can I get a refund?
Q: How early a flight should I schedule for my departure day?
If, after reading all the info about Camp on the August Camp website, www.augustcamp.org, you still have questions, here is contact info for real people:
General and registration info: Trish Niece, 203-265-9584 or email@example.com
General Camp questions: Sam Jamke, 603-472-2536, firstname.lastname@example.org
Transportation coordinator: Virginia Campbell, 917-495-2084 or email@example.com
Note: All calls before 9 pm eastern time, please.