Raquette Lake Camps


Summer 2017

June 24 - August 12

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Visiting Days

RLGC: Saturday, July 15th, 2017

RLBC: Sunday, July 16th, 2017

Nature is now an “Official” Program at RLBC

After 5 years as an elective program and by popular demand, we have now finally added Nature to our regularly scheduled program. Our campers will now join their bunk-mates once a week for some wilderness fun! The program will consist of wilderness skills, nature crafts, pioneering projects, ori...

Camp Brothers/Camp Sisters

Another wonderful tradition as old as the camp itself, is our camp brother and camp sister program. Each summer, every boy at the boy’s camp will be matched up with a camp brother, and every girl at the girl’s camp will be matched up with a camp sister. Younger campers, at both camps are paired w...

Pen Pals!

Since the founding of Raquette Lake Camps in 1916, “pen pals” have been our most cherished tradition for new campers. Beginning in early spring, usually by the end of March, “Pen Pals” are sent out to all new campers. Each camper will receive an email with the names, email addresses, and phone nu...

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