Presidents Weekend Brings Rare Opportunity to See Great Camp Sagamore in Winter

Posted by on Jan 27, 2014 in Programs | 3 Comments
Presidents Weekend Brings Rare Opportunity to See Great Camp Sagamore in Winter

What: A guided snowshoe hike of Great Camp Sagamore’s Lake Trail When: February 15th and 16th at 10 am Where: At the end of our driveway, take the the right. Take a left after the bridge to park behind the barn. Directions to camp can be found here. The hike will go through camp to […]

Grands Camp Musicians on a Musical Life

Posted by on Jan 24, 2014 in Programs | No Comments
Grands Camp Musicians on a Musical Life

Whether you enjoy learning to play the ukulele, a campfire sing-a-long, the barn dance, or the simple pleasure of enjoying a concert together, a week at Great Camp Sagamore has a way of reviving the musician inside you. Greg McCrea and Amy Christian (playing fiddle above) are two of the wonderful musicians of our summer […]

Coming to Great Camp Sagamore in 2014

Posted by on Jan 2, 2014 in Programs | No Comments
Coming to Great Camp Sagamore in 2014

We’re very much looking forward to a great year in 2014 under the guidance of our new executive director, Garet Livermore. A lot of the familiar favorites are making a reappearance, in addition to some great new programs and events as well. Check out some of the highlights below – we’ll keep you updated as […]

A Word on the Coming Year from Director Garet Livermore

Posted by on Dec 31, 2013 in Programs | No Comments
A Word on the Coming Year from Director Garet Livermore

In the closing days of 2013 it is finally beginning to look like winter here in upstate New York.  There is consistently a snow cover on the ground and the temperature is dropping into the teens and single digits.  I am currently finishing up my fourth month of work as the Executive Director of Great […]

ELFUN Service Learning at Great Camp Sagamore

Posted by on Oct 7, 2013 in Programs | No Comments
ELFUN Service Learning at Great Camp Sagamore

This past weekend we were happy to host a crew of ELFUN Service Learning volunteers, a program run, like many of our programs, through Road Scholar. We were particularly grateful to have this group in camp – they did a lot of needed trail maintenance on our lake trail and helped Pat Smith with several […]

Two Weekends at GCSagamore

Posted by on Jul 29, 2013 in Programs | No Comments
Two Weekends at GCSagamore

Guest writer and Black Fly Beer Camp photographer Claire shares her experience of two Great Camp Sagamore July weekends. Visiting Sagamore every weekend could get to be a pleasant habit. For the first time, I made it to my favorite great camp two weekends in a row early this summer. I spent the first of […]

Purple Mountains Majesties – Black Fly Craft-Brewing at GCS

Posted by on Jul 5, 2013 in Programs | No Comments
Purple Mountains Majesties – Black Fly Craft-Brewing at GCS

By Sagamore Black Fly Craft-brewing guest and camp member Eva, orginally posted on July 4th, 2013 on her blog GardenLass. Purple Mountains Majesties Gardeners and magicians have a lot in common; they both have the ability to make something from nothing.  Mother Nature has us all beat.  She is the ultimate conjurer and never fails […]

Durant Guild Membership

Posted by on Jun 20, 2013 in Programs | 2 Comments
Durant Guild Membership

  A new kind of Great Camp Sagamore Membership for all between 21 and 40! The special pricing is half that of a regular membership. Membership is $25/year and means you get: – Sagamore Stand-by Stays – Call one week before any date, and if there’s space available, your stay is half-price! That means one […]

Community Appreciation Day 2013

Posted by on Jun 16, 2013 in Programs | No Comments
Community Appreciation Day 2013

Today is our Community Appreciation Day and we’re excited to have our neighbors over for brunch! Our free tours have been running since 10am and continue until 1:30 this afternoon. The first seating for brunch was at 11am and the next one is starting at noon. Our chef’s buffet of french toast with maple syrup, […]

Father’s Day Special – June 14 to 16

Posted by on Jun 6, 2013 in Programs | No Comments
Father’s Day Special – June 14 to 16

Looking for something to do for Father’s Day this year that doesn’t involve a tie? Check out our June 14 to 16 weekend! We’ve got special discounted rates for the weekend: adults are $239 and 18 and under are half-price. This includes accommodation, all meals, a tour of camp and use of our hiking trails, […]