Raquette Lake Blog

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...

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...

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...

The Final Countdown

Yesterday the boys were busy with a lower camp 3-on-3 basketball tournament. A lot of Raquette Buck prizes were awarded, too. Examples were: lazy morning with breakfast made by Thozi. Eggs and hash browns made by Steve. Boat...

Time Won't Stop Us!

While the summer is coming to an end that is not stopping the girls! Today they spent a little time packing and a lot of time splashing. The sun was shining and it was a beautiful, hot, sunny day! We had open water front which...