The Camp Echo Lake Trail

From the Clipboard of Tony: CEL Winter Fun and Looking Ahead to Summer 2017

Posted by on February 14, 2017

It has been quite a GREAT few weeks here in the land of Echo Lake.  We just finished our Winter Weekend, which included a day at the Great Escape Waterpark; dinner, ice cream and a movie at the Lodge; and Sunday breakfast and a walk…

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Kelly Godzac: My Camp Echo Lake Journey

Posted by on January 26, 2016

My journey at Camp Echo Lake began almost 10 years ago.  I was a sophomore in college looking for a summer job.  As a childhood education major, I was hoping to find a job that would allow me to work with children in some capacity. …

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Around the Campfire with Laurie: Finding the Good (Positive Perspective), Even in Frustrating Situations

Posted by on January 19, 2016

Whether you have read the book or seen the movie, “Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad, Day,” or can just tell by the title, some days are just tough. When things don’t go our way, don’t go as planned, or don’t go…

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Words of Wisdom from an Echo Lake Camper: Just a Push

Posted by on January 6, 2016

Just a Push – A Public Speaking Essay by Camp Echo Lake Camper Jack Goldsmith I need you to think about a great experience that ultimately changed your life. Now, thinking back on it, you had to take a risk for that experience, right? Some…

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From the Clipboard of Tony – Happy New Year from Warrensburg!

Posted by on January 5, 2016

Happy New Year to all Echo Lakers! Emily, Evan, Violet and I were fortunate again to spend the holidays season in Warrensburg, where it started as a green/brown holiday season, but ended up white as we eventually saw five to six inches of downfall.   We…

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