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WHO
All eighth through eleventh grade students

CHAPERONES
Andrea Thulin
Kelley Swarthout
Anna Bean
Kileen Adler
Beth Bove, trip leader – 802-558-4050 – limited cell service, emergency phone only
Kim Murphy
Geoffrey Gee
Laura Callen
Jackie McKinstry
Michael Kelley
James Gallen
Tim Smith
Jen Rosenthal
Tess Kahn
Jill Burke
Scott Worland
Katie Redding

REQUIRED FORMS
Camp Chingachgook Waiver and Liability form

WHEN
Thursday, August 31 – Friday, September 1

TRANSPORTATION
LTS school bus

ACCOMMODATIONS
YMCA Camp Chingachgook
1872 Pilot Knob Road
Kattskill Bay, NY 12844

Phone: 518.656.9462

Camp Chingachgook provides dorm style bunks with mattresses.

Thursday
8:00                 Arrive at LTS (put gear in outside the main entrance),  Advisory
8:05                  Morning Meeting in the theater
8:30                  Depart LTS
10:00                Arrive at Chingachgook; check-in & orientation
12:00                Lunch on the grounds (provided by Camp Chingachgook)
1:00                  Free time in the cabins
2:00                 Afternoon activities – kids will rotate through 4 activities: Survival, Lookout Hike, Archery and Low Ropes, Canoe and Wetland Walk
5:00                  Free Choice time (swimming; Archery; Basketball; Gaga; Farm)
6:00                 Dinner (provided by Camp Chingachgook)
7:00                 Team Games in the Rotary Lodge
8:00                 Campfire at Brookside Fire pit with s’mores, social time
10:00                Bed / Quiet Hours begin

Friday (* some may require an added fee at the students’ expense)

7:15                   Polar Bear Dip and Pack Up
8:00                 Breakfast
9:30                  Depart Camp Chingachgook
10:00                Arrive at Lake George.  Optional activities include:

    • Beach
    • Lake George Battlefield
    • Shopping*
    • Haunted House*
    • Penny Arcade*
    • Putt-Putt*

1:00                  Depart for LTS
2:30                  Arrive at LTS
3:00                  All buses depart  – no after school activities

WHAT TO BRING

      • Sleeping Bag & pillow
      • Waterbottle
      • Flashlight
      • Change of clothing including long pants and fleece for the evening
      • Swimsuit and towel (appropriate coverage needed)
      • Toiletries (toothbrush, toothpaste, etc.)
      • Sneakers or closed toed shoes
      • Money for Lake George activities and/or shopping(optional – suggested $25)
 

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