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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 a camp Director in person by scheduling a home visit. Learn about camp activities and traditions and get your questions answered. Due to Covid-19 all home visits are currently virtual.

You are also welcome to schedule a tour of our 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 that loves working with kids, being outside, and working with great people?
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 camps heritage. Our 2023 summer camp season is an 8-week commitment.

Currently Hiring for 2023:

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 and more).

Kitchen Staff (Including a chef, a sous chef, line cooks and more)

Assistant Groundskeeper

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

If you are interested in joining our 2023 staff please complete the following application. 2023 applications are now OPEN

Apply now