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 Long Lake Camp for the Arts - Long Lake,NY

Telephone: 914-693-7111

 Goes beyond the traditional idea of a summer arts camp with a unique program that caters to  campers who want to immerse themselves in THE PERFORMING ARTS and FINE ARTS.  You  choose what you want to do in Drama, Dance, Music, Fine Arts, Film, and Circus, concentrating  on  what you like best.  We offer a caring & nurturing environment for campers to grow & learn  about the  arts & themselves.

 Camp Walden - Diamond Point, NY

Telephone: 201-750-6767

Camp Walden is a co-ed, ACA accredited, residential summer camp in the Adirondacks.  We are located on more than 100 beautiful lakeside acres, just 10 miles from Lake George, NY. For over 75 years, our campers have enjoyed water skiing, swimming, boating, athletics, crafts, drama, dance, music, hiking, golf, horseback riding, camp outs, evening activities, trips and special events while forming lifelong friendships in a fun, exciting and safe environment. We are known as a camp that takes great care of kids and has an exceptional staff.  Our warm, caring, family atmosphere makes first time campers feel as welcome as our returning campers.  Come make a lifetime of memories with us!  

 Forest Lake Camp - Adirondacks, NY

Telephone: 518-623-4771

We would like to welcome you to Forest Lake Camp, one of America's great sleep away camps since 1926! 
We encourage you to take a look at our website,  Read about our values and principles.  Look at our Directors and Counselors.  Order our free DVD and see for yourself the absolute beauty of 800+ acres that makes Forest Lake Camp, our fields, our private Adirondack mountain lake with its extensive swimming and boating activities, our tennis and basketball courts, our horses for our outstanding riding program.  View and read about the whitewater rafting trips, the hiking and fishing trips, our performing arts programs, and much more.  Read the testimonials, unsolicited, and check our parent references.
Forest Lake Camp is a wholesome, healthy, life-shaping experience for a child.  We offer 2, 3, 4, 5, and 7 week sessions for campers between 8-16 years old.  If you think it’s right for your child, please go to our website for more information or request a brochure and DVD by emailing

 Pok-O-MacCready Camps, Willsboro, NY

Telephone: 800 982-3538

Pok-O-MacCready Camps, located on a beautiful, serene Adirondack lake, offers a traditional, co-ed summer camp for children ages 6-16. We offer over 35 activities from which campers create their own schedules, including strong equestrian and wilderness programs. Our facilities include an authentic 1830's farm, a state-of-the-art indoor rock climbing center, sports fields and courts, and a picturesque waterfront for swimming, sailing, canoeing and kayaking.  Established in 1905, Pok-O-MacCready has been family owned and run for over 100 years. The beauty and challenge of Adirondack mountains, rivers, and lakes are right at our fingertips, and we encourage every camper explore the opportunities these provide. Be sure to visit our website: and contact us for our DVD and info packet!

Lake Clear Camp, Clear Lake, New York

Telephone: 518-489-8110

Camp Description: Lake Clear Camp boasts amazing views of the Adirondack high peaks, clear lake waters, and a sense of the true summer camp experience. This Girl Scout camp is situated on Lake Clear, a short drive from Saranac Lake Village, Lake Placid, and Paul Smith's College. Campers will enjoy amazing waterfront activities such as sailing, canoeing, kayaking, and paddle boarding. Weekly field trips to nearby Wild Center and Paul Smith's Visitor Interpretive Center are part of the adventure!

Hidden Lake Camp, Lake George, New York

Telephone: 518-489-8110

Camp Description: Hidden Lake Camp is a residential Girl Scout camp located just three miles from Lake George and offers amazing opportunities for girls! Hidden Lake has two mountain hikes within the camp property and a large private lake. Campers enjoy swimming, boating, and paddle boarding during waterfront time. The camp experience includes archery, arts and crafts, nature, hiking, team-building activities, and low and high ropes course elements. Girls are given the opportunity to customize their adventure by adding specialty programs to their week. Meals are served family-style in the dining hall, or girls can learn to prepare meals over the campfire.

 Tanager Lodge - Children's Camp - Merrill, New York

Telephone: 336-389-9716

Since 1925 Tanager Lodge has remained small and personal with a camper group of 50 girls and boys, ages 7 to 14, and 20 staff.  Located on a road-less forested peninsula and nearly surrounded by a pristine lake in the beautiful Adirondack Park, camp is far removed from the technological world.  The setting is ideal for fostering children's appreciation for the natural world and their connection to it.  We live in tents, eat on open porches, and a wide range of activities fill our days.  In Tanager's close-knit interdependent community the campers develop skills to last a lifetime in camping, mountain climbing, canoeing, swimming, rowing, wood carving, archery, kayaking, rock climbing - as well as a variety of games and crafts.  The children achieve their individualized goals in a supportive, noncompetitive environment.  All in all, the 6 week program ensures a fun and rewarding summer experience for everyone!  

 Camps Baco and Che-Na-Wah - Adirondack Park, NY

Telephone: 516-867-3895

 We operate two individual camps with separate campuses, 1/2 mile apart, on beautiful Lake
 Balfour. Each camp has its own staff, facilities and programs. Che-Na-Wah has a tradition that
 dates from 1923 and Baco from 1951. We offer the best of both worlds: separate activity
 programs for boys and girls to encourage optimum skills and leadership development, and also,  many opportunities for co-ed socialization and friendship.

Adirondack Camp, Putnam Station, New York

Telephone: 518 547-8251

Adirondack Camp, considered one of the great Adirondack camps, is a co-ed, residential summer camp located on its own peninsula on northern Lake George for ages 7-17.  For over 110 years, our mission has been to build bold hearts and strong character through enormous fun, deep traditions, extraordinary friendships and lifelong values.  We have outstanding staff and have benefited from consistent leadership for 4 decades. Our campers choose from over 30 activities in the Arts, Land, and Waterfront and have an opportunity to partake in all sorts of trips, including canoeing, hiking, whitewater kayaking, SUP, rock-climbing and fishing in the Adirondack Park region.  2 and 4 Week as well as Full Sessions available.  Ranger program for 16-year-olds and CIT program for 17-year-olds with emphasis on leadership and service. Please visit our website and contact us at 518 547-8251 for any additional information, call our families with questions, and visit us on the peninsula.  We promise the greatest summer of your camper's life!

North Country Camps – Lincoln & Whippoorwill-Adirondacks, NY

Telephone: 802 235-2908

The North Country Camps – Camp Lincoln for Boys and Camp Whippoorwill for Girls – are adventurous and fun full-season resident camps located in the Adirondack region of NY State.  We offer a program that emphasizes individual choice, and we offer a wide range of activities in camp including horseback riding, sailing, canoeing, swimming, windsurfing, kayaking, bicycling, soccer, baseball, softball, ultimate frisbee, volleyball, tennis, archery, art, drama, dance, and woodshop.   We also offer an extensive Wilderness Trip program. The trips – day trips, overnights, and 3, 4, 5 day trips – include hiking, backpacking, canoeing, bicycling, riding, and sailing. Campers live in cabin groups of five or six campers with one counselor.   Overall camper counselor ratio is 3:1.   
2011 season from June 26 through August 16, with 5-week option ending July 30th.   
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 Camp Chateaugay, Merrill, New York

Telephone: 800.431.1184

 Our Summer Camp: Hard to Spell, Easy to Love

Imagine a summer camp in the Adirondacks that combines all of this every single day: Unmatched beauty of our north shore location on one of the great Adirondack Lakes. Self-discovery that starts with exceptional counselors and instructors. Delight that comes from realizing previously unknown talents and skills.

Adventure that comes from trying brand new things with lots of support. Imagine all this happening, when all you expected was a great time: Together we build a sense of real community, beginning with sportsmanship.

Together we create a secure and supportive environment, based on mutual respect. Together we form warm and lasting friendships .  because we’re really nice and that great time you expected happens every day.

 Camp Little Notch, Fort Ann, NY

Telephone: 518-793-9700

 Camp Little Notch (CLN) is a magical forest and an inspiring summer camp for girls (ages 7-17) located at the base of the Adirondacks in upstate New York. CLN is situated on 443 acres of pristine wilderness, including an 80-acre private lake providing the perfect setting for outdoor adventure, personal growth, new friendships, and community building. Camp Little Notch is a place where all girls can belong! Campers are grouped by similar age and discover their strengths and unique voices as we support them through the transition to adulthood. Little Notch connects girls of diverse backgrounds with each other, positive mentors, and the land. We provide opportunities to develop responsibility, resourcefulness, wellness, creativity, and teamwork skills. Activities include swimming, canoeing, sailing, team building, ropes course, yoga, creek walks, wildlife observation, hiking, outdoor cooking, arts and crafts, music, overnight camp-outs, and so much more! Visit to read more about camp life, request a brochure, register for camp, and more—including CLN’s history and lots of pictures!

 YMCA Camp Chingachgook - Lake George, NY

Telephone: 518-656-9462

 Established in 1913, Chingachgook is one of the oldest children's summer camps in America. Challenge your teen with our Adventure Trip Programs! Backpacking, sailing, kayaking canoeing, biking, rafting, rock climbing, service trips and more. Watch your child’s confidence soar as they learn life skills, responsibility, social skills, and team building! Also, one- and two-week coed summer camp sessions. YMCA core values are caring, honesty, responsibility and respect. We serve over 15,000 children and family members annually with year-round programs for family and adult retreats and school outdoor education.

 Southwoods, Paradox, NY

Telephone: 1-888-44-WEEKS

Southwoods is located in Paradox, New York, in the heart of the Adirondack Mountains. Situated on pristine, spring-fed Paradox Lake, where the majestic mountains of the Adirondack Park slope to the water's edge. Southwoods offers an interactive , exciting and progressive camp program with a wonderful variety of outdoor and waterfront activities. Facilitated by excellent staff whom teach, inspire, entertain and create life-long memories and friendships all within a four-week camp experience. Campers take their invaluable summer experiences from Southwoods with them into adulthood. They then return as staff to help create those same experiences for the next generation of campers. Southwoods is an institution families trust.

 Camp Regis Applejack in the Adirondacks, NY

Telephone: 609-479-1946

A co-ed retreat on beautiful Lake Regis in the Adirondack mountains,  Camp Regis was founded in 1946 on the Quaker values of friendship and acceptance. Now celebrating our 70th year, these traditions are more relevant than ever. 

Our camp serves diverse families looking for an escape from anonymity and a place for children to explore their identities, their interests, and their world. All camps should be transformative experiences for kids, but Regis offers more than that; it offers honest, wholesome fun and exploration for kids to grow, providing memories that last a lifetime. Alumni are often quoted saying that their years at Regis were the best days of their lives. 

Teen camp (Applejack) is in a separate area from the Regis cabins, giving all ages the freedom to be who they are, while still allowing younger and older siblings to interact. Each cabin is Adirondack styled, with several rooms, bathrooms, and a living room with a fireplace. 

Both camps share a full canopy of trees, a common dining area, and a secluded cove waterfront perfect for enjoying all the activities needed to make for an unforgettable summer: swimming, water skiing, sailing, canoeing/kayaking, tennis, camping/climbing excursions, field trips, music, theater, arts & crafts and so much more. Come home to Camp Regis in 2016!

 Adirondack Woodcraft Camps - Old Forge, NY

Telephone: 315-369-6031

 Since 1925 Woodcraft has been providing exciting summer adventures for children from all over
 the world.  Located on 400 acres with two private lakes we feature a traditional camp program
 with an emphasis on wilderness canoe and backpacking trips.  Dedicated to providing a community
 where children can experience the joys of childhood in a safe secure environment.

 Willow Hill Farm Camp in the Adirondacks

Telephone: 518-834-9746

Coed, ages 8–17. Riding instruction, jumping, trail riding, horse shows, hiking, and swimming.
Up to 4 hours of horseback riding daily. One horse per child.
For all ability levels.  35 camper limit.

• Indoor Arena • New Dining Hall

Col. and Mrs. Gerald Edwards
Keeseville, NY 12944 518-834-9746

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 Brant Lake Camp - "In the Adirondacks" -  NY

Telephone: 518-494-2406

 Brant Lake Camp: located just north of Lake George, Brant Lake Camp has been in existence  under one family's ownership since 1917.  We are a sports and water oriented, private (high  tuition) single session, residential camp (all 340 boys and 100+ counselors stay for seven  weeks).  We run in close connection with Point O Pines Camp for girls and Brant Lake Dance  Centre for Teenage Girls.

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