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Forest Lake Camp
261 Forest Lake Road
Chestertown, NY 12817

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(518) 623-4771


(518) 623-4771


[email protected]

Meet with our Director or Assistant Director over a video call, or schedule a home visit with us today!

You are also welcome to schedule a tour of Forest Lake Camp! Come and see our beautiful surroundings and facilities. Get to know the cabins and take a walk down to the lake.

Are you interested in renting camp for a wedding, corporate retreat, or private event? Let us know what you have in mind and we’d be happy to show you around and talk through all the options we offer.

Send us a message to let us know that you’re interested in scheduling a visit!


Know anyone who loves working with kids, being outside, and building a culture of excellence?
Forest Lake Camp, situated in the southern Adirondacks of New York State, is a traditional brother sister camp, committed to fostering a deep awareness to the outdoors, to one another and to one’s personal growth through a variety of exceptional activities and opportunities. Our 823-acre wilderness property affords countless unique opportunities to explore and learn and grow. Forest Lake Camp seeks lifelong educators committed to carrying on the traditions and values of its camp’s heritage. Our 2024 summer camp season is an 8-week commitment.

Currently Hiring for 2024!

General Counselors and Specialty activity staff for Girls Camp and Boys Camp (Including climbing, kayaking, sailing, arts & crafts, pottery, drama, dance, horseback riding, fencing, soccer, basketball, baseball, softball, special events, and more).

Kitchen Staff (We are always looking for talented and dedicated chefs to join our team at Forest Lake! If you know of anyone who might want to spend a summer with us in the Adirondacks, sharing their love of culinary arts with 200 amazing campers, let us know today!)

If you are interested in learning more about the above positions, please contact us at [email protected]

If you are interested in joining our 2024 staff, please complete the following application. 2024 applications are now OPEN

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