Three Mile Island Camp is a family-oriented facility of the Appalachian Mountain Club. Located on Lake Winnipesaukee in Meredith, NH, Three Mile Island welcomes AMC members and the general public to summer and fall vacation opportunities. Situated on an island of 43 rocky woodland acres, this shorefront camp offers families a delightful recreational experience in the heart of New Hampshire's lake district. Exploration of the woods, swimming, boating, and conservation programs are just a sampling of the pleasures this island getaway offers. Meals are served family style in a warm, social atmosphere. Three Mile Island camp is open for nine summer weeks and four fall weekends.

Nicholas Sharp: January 15, 1990 to August 16, 2007

Nicholas Sharp, playing the bugle, Hawks' Nest in the background

With great sadness we report the death of Nicholas Sharp on August 17, 2007. Nick, age 17, was a camper for twelve years, coming each summer with his family from Maryland during Week 5. After struggling with mental illness for several years, Nick took his own life. He was curious by nature and, as his family shared, was ready to explore the next plane.

Nick was a lover of the natural world with passions for birding, photography, boating, and archery. As a trumpet player, Nick often played the bugle for the camp and his contributions to the community will be remembered with fondness.

He was a thoughtful and kindhearted individual and his life was a gift to all who knew him. His death is a great loss to the Three Mile Island community.

Nick is survived by his mother, Sherry Sharp, sisters Natalie and Nina Sharp, father Greg Sharp, and grandfather Dave Sharp.

Condolences may be sent to the Sharp Family:

Equipment Wanted!

Be a part of Summer Island Education Program: Donate Needed Items

The Summer Island Education Program facilitated by Island Educator Kai Bicknell will soon be in full swing. The program is in need of items to promote awareness and action around TMI's natural beauty and value:

  • Butterfly nets
  • Microscopes
  • Telescopes
  • Strainers for water sampling and investigation
  • Binoculars
  • Fishing Equipment
  • Kites
  • Masks, snorkels, swim goggles
  • ID Books (ie; Peterson, Golden Books) for identifying plants, creatures and other natural phenomena
Please contact Kai via email at educator@3mile.org. See you on the dock!

Submitted by Heidi Barker, TMI committee member.

Help Found!

Three Mile Island has new Off-Season Managers: Dinty Child and Carol Faulkner. We appreciate their commitment and wish them the best of luck!

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