The Camp Echo Lake Trail

Around the Campfire with Laurie: Can Social Distancing Bring Us Closer?

Posted by on March 27, 2020

  As I sit at my computer, I find myself profoundly distracted. I am working hard to focus on things but my mind wanders and my body tenses. The world we are living in right now feels out of sorts. I try hard to find…

Read more

100 Days Until Camp: What We’re Looking Forward To!

Posted by on March 19, 2020

With only 100 days left until Summer 2020 begins at Camp Echo Lake, we can hardly wait! We recently asked our camp community what they’re most looking forward to this summer, and were blown away by the response! Here are some of the things that…

Read more

Keeping Up With Kelly: My Effort to Limit Screen Time – All Year Long!

Posted by on March 6, 2020

I recently discovered a feature on my iPhone that tells me how much “screen time” I use per day. I know I am a little behind the curve here, but in case you didn’t know this existed either, it even shows the amount of time…

Read more

From the Clipboard of Tony: Celebrating Glenn Begly’s 50th Summer

Posted by on February 25, 2020

It’s a BIG Anniversary year with all things Echo Lake related!  As everyone knows, the summer of 2020 will be our 75th summer!  It was in June of 1946 that my grandparents, Bill and Edith Medine opened the gates to Echo Lake campers for the…

Read more

‘Neath the Pines with Conor: Bringing Summer Fun Home for the Winter

Posted by on January 29, 2020

As of today, there are only 150 days until the start of Summer 2020 at CEL! What an incredible summer it will be. If you’re like me, you might not be able to wait that long for the summer to begin. I wanted to give…

Read more