The Camp Echo Lake Trail

Camp Echo Lake Outdoors

Posted by on April 28, 2015

Written by Matt “Jacko” Jackowitz The Adirondacks are simply beautiful, and at Camp Echo Lake, we take full advantage of our surroundings.  The outdoor component of the program at Echo Lake is vast, impressive and exhibited in our everyday life at camp.  From the beautiful…

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Camp Echo Lake New Parent Night…Informative, Entertaining, Reassuring

Posted by on April 24, 2015

Written by Adam Waldman (Editor, The Trail) As recently as a year or two ago, if someone had told me that my kids would be looking forward to going to sleepaway camp this summer, I would have thought that they were crazy.  After all, it…

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5 Goals for the Summer of 2015: Patrick McNeece – Junior Boys Head Counselor

Posted by on April 22, 2015

  The summer of 2015 is fast-approaching (only 65 more days!), and the Camp Echo Lake Head Counselors have started planning goals for their respective divisions.  In the coming weeks, we will be sharing the goals for each division.  If you haven’t done so already, please…

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Posted by on April 17, 2015

Casey was born in New York, NY and raised in Westchester County.  She is currently in her junior year at the University of Delaware, where she is studying Human Development and Family Studies with a clinical concentration in counseling children and families, and a minor…

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The Power of Determination

Posted by on April 14, 2015

This past week, a college basketball player named Lauren Hill lost her battle with cancer, just a year after being diagnosed with an inoperable brain tumor.   More specifically, Lauren suffered from a rare form of brain cancer called Diffuse Intrinsic Pontine Glioma (DIPG). The effects…

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