The Camp Echo Lake Trail

Camp Echo Lake Foundations

Posted by on January 16, 2018

Any well-built structure begins with a strong foundation. A foundation is the underlying base, the support, or the ground upon which something is built. When people ask us what the Camp Echo Lake values are or what Dedicated to Human Development means, we look to our…

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Is Camp Echo Lake Just Like the Movies????

Posted by on January 12, 2018

Jake Sussman has spent 13 summers at Echo Lake as both a camper and a staff member.  Jake now spends his time writing lifestyle and opinion pieces for various websites.  Below is an article Jake wrote which compares his experiences at Echo Lake to the…

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From the Clipboard of Tony: The History of the LIT Lounge

Posted by on December 6, 2017

Each and every year at Echo Lake we find ways to improve the facility and grounds of camp – with the idea that these improvements will help our campers and staff have an even greater experience at camp. Sometimes these improvements are about replacing an…

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From the Clipboard of Tony: The Simple Pleasures

Posted by on October 10, 2017

We all know how fun we have each summer at camp and how camp gives us the opportunity to disconnect (from not only electronics but also the outside world) and connect (with our friends and counselors and the outdoors). As we settle back into our…

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Tasty and Healthy Treats from Camp Echo Lake’s Cooking Program

Posted by on September 14, 2017

We hope you all are enjoying the beginning of a new school year and the impending Fall.  We know that this can be a busy time of year for everyone and deciding what to cook can sometimes feel like a big task. We thought we…

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