Unusual summer camps: Nothing you knew as a kid

Cookouts, canoeing, capture the flag — for generations on end those were the quintessential events of summer camp. But “sleepaways” have evolved. In 2012, computer coding, trapeze lessons and sports-car racing are almost as likely to be on the agenda as making s'mores. Meet 13 of America’s most original summer camps.

Text by Pauline Frommer for MSN Local Edition

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