Happy 2015!

Posted by on Dec 31, 2014 in Programs | No Comments
Happy 2015!

We’ve got a lot to look forward to this year! Below are some highlights from the coming season, for a full calendar, visit our website. Lusitania R.E.X: This novel by Greg Taylor comes out just in time for the 100th anniversary of the sinking of Lusitania, a tragedy that claimed the lives of over 1000 […]

Happy Holidays From Great Camp Sagamore!

Posted by on Dec 24, 2014 in Spotlight | No Comments
Happy Holidays From Great Camp Sagamore!

Happy Holidays to you and yours from all of us at Great Camp Sagamore! We had a lot to be happy about this year – a wonderful spring concert with our friends Dan Berggren, John Kirk and Trish Miller, Ed Lowman, Dan Duggan and Peggy Lynn; several super work weekends with amazing volunteers; a nice […]

Bring Home a Piece of Sagamore Warmth!

Posted by on Dec 9, 2014 in Spotlight | No Comments
Bring Home a Piece of Sagamore Warmth!

Click here to purchase your own Sagamore Blanket!   Part of what brings people back to Great Camp Sagamore year after year is the warmth to be found, if not in the weather, throughout camp in the company of others around dinner tables and fireplaces and in the charming individuality of our historic rooms. Now, […]

Thankful Moments with Great Camp Sagamore

Posted by on Nov 25, 2014 in Spotlight | No Comments
Thankful Moments with Great Camp Sagamore

What are you thankful for this season? Let us know in the comments! This season, we at Great Camp Sagamore are thankful for:    

Wildlife at Great Camp Sagamore

Posted by on Nov 14, 2014 in Nature | No Comments
Wildlife at Great Camp Sagamore

Thanks to historic interpreter Leigh for these great photos of wildlife at Great Camp Sagamore! Leigh and her camera were a fixture throughout camp this season, with wonderful results!

Camp Details

Posted by on Oct 24, 2014 in ADK Living | One Comment
Camp Details

This season’s interns contributed a lot to camp, including quite a few photographs. Interpreters Kelsey and Leigh’s photos have made appearances in our collection of photos on Facebook – these come from Frankie. Camp is a photographers’ dream – check it out for yourself on one of our Road Scholar photography courses for beginners and […]

Looking Forward to 2015

Posted by on Oct 23, 2014 in Programs | No Comments
Looking Forward to 2015

Even as we wrap up the 2014 season, we’re looking ahead to 2015! Our 2015 season begins with Spring Volunteer Work Weekend on May 22. Check out some of old favorites returning and new programs beginning next year. A detailed season calendar is available on our website here. With all of the below, click the […]

Congrats to our Interpreters!

Posted by on Oct 13, 2014 in Tour Notes | No Comments
Congrats to our Interpreters!

Above, staff members and Director Garet Livermore at Great Camp Santanoni early this season. Congrats to our historic interpreters on wrapping up the 2014 tour season! This has been a really great crew. They’ve done a lot – they gave wonderful tours, greeted guests in our gift shop, completed projects with historic exhibits, tour statistics […]

SagaStaff Life – Connections at GCSagamore

Posted by on Oct 8, 2014 in Sagamore Staff Life | One Comment
SagaStaff Life – Connections at GCSagamore

Thanks to Burdette Parks for use of the above photo. “‘Apple blossom afternoon’,” I said, looking up from my knitting. “I like that.” The line was from a poem Frankie had just read from an Adirondack anthology. There was a murmur of agreement from the staff members lounging around the Wigwam parlor – Helen seated […]

Coming this Fall – Mountain Music and Beer Appreciation

Posted by on Sep 14, 2014 in Programs | 2 Comments
Coming this Fall – Mountain Music and Beer Appreciation

We’re very excited about two new programs available this fall October 7 to 10. One, Adirondack Music, Song and Dance is a spin-off  and programmatic extension of our ever popular Mountain Music Weekend and will be running for its second year. The other is a Beer History and Appreciation Workshop modeled after our Black Fly […]