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2019 Family Program Registration

Guests may register online or print and submit the registration forms available online.  Individuals registering for group programs should register as a group of one – please contact the Camp Office for assistance with registration or if you have any questions:  315-357-6401.  We look forward to welcoming you to Camp this season!

Tour of Camp

Available by Appointment

Contact us for a tour of Camp.  Please call the Camp Office at 315-357-6401.  We look forward to seeing you!

Daddy and Me!

June 7 - 9, 2019

 

Join us for a great weekend with your children!  This program includes 2 nights and 4 meals – breakfast Saturday – breakfast Sunday.  Check in is Friday after 4:00 pm with program areas open throughout the day on Saturday including archery, ropes, lakefront activities and guests may add on a pony ride for campers ages 7 and up!  $250 for Dad and child; $90.00 for each additional guest.  Pony rides are $10 per rider.

New Families Register Online Returning Campers Register Here Registration Form

Women’s Adventure Weekend

September 27 - 29, 2019 or October 4 - 6, 2019

 

Time to grab your BFF’s and enjoy a fabulous girls weekend in the Adirondacks! Come relax and de-stress from your daily life and get invigorated by the beautiful fall foliage and fresh mountain air. Where else are you going to kayak at sunset, yoga on a beach and laugh until your belly hurts? Meals and memories provided. Be sure to register early for 2019!  You may register individually . If you are part of a group please include your group name on your registration form.  Don’t forget about our refer a friend discount – receive a 10% discount for each new camper you bring to Camp Gorham with you this year!  (Referral discounts will be applied as a credit after the new camper has registered; referral must be a first time Gorham camper.) 

New Individual Registration Online Returning Campers Register Here Registration Form

Family Camp

August 25 - September 1, 2019

 

YMCA Camp Gorham specializes in premier family camping programs! Families look forward every year to unplugging from the real world and spending quality time together enjoying the great outdoors. Activities are available for every age to enjoy, including hiking, swimming, kayaking, canoeing, arts & crafts, climbing, archery, athletics, water skiing, horseback riding, campfire programs, and our jumping pillow. Rates vary based on length of stay and type of housing requested.  Rates include housing, meals and all activities including horseback riding and water skiing!  Trail rides are available for riders who have passed a riding assessment and lessons are available in our ring for everyone ages 7 and up!

Registration options:

  • Full week:  8/25 – 9/1/19
  • First half:  8/25 – 8/29/19
  • Second half:  8/29 -9/1/19

Housing:  Families may choose either private housing or shared cabins.  In shared cabins, families have a private bedroom and there is a shared bath in the cabin.  Shower houses are also available so no need to worry about having too many people in your cabin!  Families traveling together may request to share the same cabin.

New Families Register Online Returning Campers Register Here Registration Form

Week of J.O.Y.

September 16 - 20, 2019

Join us for a week of “J.O.Y.” – Just Older Youth  ! (Adults 55 years or older)                                                   

This program is for active older adults looking for a fun, fall retreat to the Adirondacks and enjoy a discounted cabin rental rate.  Our JOY campers live in shared cabins with bathrooms and cooking facilities.

Self-guided activities could include hikes, pickle-ball, basketball, day trips to Old Forge, Blue Mountain Lake or Tupper Lake; Boat Tours on nearby lakes; Chair lift rides at McCauley Mountain and more!

Meals:  Guests may prepare their own meals in their cabins or visit one of the outstanding restaurants in our area!  (Sorry – our dining hall will NOT be open this week.) 

Rate:  $35.00 per person per night; rate includes cabin rental; rate does NOT include meals or admission to any suggested off-site activity.  Check-in at 3:00 pm on your arrival day; check-out at 9:00 am on your departure day.

Stay for anywhere from 1 to 5 nights!  It’s up to you!

New Families Register Online Returning Campers Register Here Registration Form

Cabin Rentals and Group Retreats

September through May

 

Camp Gorham is an ideal location for family breaks, outdoor clubs, reunions, group retreats, or people just looking to get away.  Camp Gorham has an extensive trail system that connects to surrounding trails.  Our winterized cabins come complete with full kitchen, bathroom and common area.  Arrangements for use of program areas may be made in advance; additional fees would apply.  Contact the Camp Office for more information:  888-518-5671