The Camp Echo Lake Trail

Swim Instruction at Camp Echo Lake

Posted by on May 22, 2015

 Written by Terry Begly (Waterfront Director) Swim instruction is a staple of the Camp Echo Lake program.  Like all other activities in which the campers participate, swim classes are conducted with the idea of ensuring that each camper moves through a progression of skills specifically…

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Waterfront Safety At Camp Echo Lake

Posted by on May 11, 2015

Written by Terry Begly (Waterfront Director) First, foremost and always, from the moment that the campers arrive at Camp Echo Lake, until the last bus departs at the end of the summer, safety is the primary mission of our waterfront staff.  Of course, we want…

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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 Programming – A Progressive Journey

Posted by on February 16, 2015

Whether you are considering Camp Echo Lake for your future camper, or you are interested in learning more details about the developmentally progressive program that your current camper is experiencing, you will find valuable information about our programming in this series of articles. At Camp…

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Camp Echo Lake’s Fourth of July Celebratory Traditions

Posted by on July 4, 2014

One of the best things about sleepaway camp is celebrating the traditions and sharing experiences that help to build unique, lifelong bonds.  In the United States, the Fourth of July is all about fireworks, friends, family and BBQs, but at Camp Echo Lake, it is…

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