Snowshoeing in a Winter Wonderland at Great Camp Sagamore

Posted by on Feb 26, 2014 in Events | 3 Comments
Snowshoeing in a Winter Wonderland at Great Camp Sagamore

As an employee at Sagamore, the beauty of camp and the surrounding wilderness can escape me.  I become wrapped up in the day to day work and activities so much that I forget to appreciate how wonderfully lucky I am to work and live in such a place for six months of the year.  But then […]

Artist’s Corner – Haiku by Dan

Posted by on Jul 20, 2013 in Artisans | No Comments
Artist’s Corner – Haiku by Dan

Spending time paddling Listening to wilderness Good conversation -Dan Musician and Friend of Sagamore  

ADK Summer Playhouse Grand Finale at Great Camp Sagamore

Posted by on Jul 10, 2013 in Events | No Comments
ADK Summer Playhouse Grand Finale at Great Camp Sagamore

Grand Finale Weekend  August 23 – 25, 2013 $339 per adult, $175 per child (School-aged) To make your reservation, call (315) 354-5311 x21  Adirondack Lakes Center for the Arts is bringing a theater filled weekend to Great Camp Sagamore this season!  The August  weekend continues a wonderful tradition of ALCA bringing theater and music to […]

GCS Intern Adventures: ADK Museum and Old Forge Art Walk

Posted by on Jul 8, 2013 in Sagamore Staff Life | One Comment
GCS Intern Adventures: ADK Museum and Old Forge Art Walk

Lindsay is our registration office intern. This is her first season at camp. Thanks to tour supervisor Kate for the cover photo. I’ve been at Sagamore a whole 28 days now! My training is done and I am flying (semi) solo in the registration office, I canoed for the first time (a whole 14 miles!), […]

Up a 14-mile Creek with a Paddle – Sagamore Staff Orientation

Posted by on Jun 27, 2013 in Sagamore Staff Life | No Comments
Up a 14-mile Creek with a Paddle – Sagamore Staff Orientation

Our guest writer Kate is Tour Supervisor. Photos provided by Upper Complex Manager Loretta. This is the second season at Sagamore for both. One of my fondest memories from intern training week my first year at Great Camp Sagamore was the day-long canoe trip that follows the same path Sagamore’s earliest visitors did from the […]

Great Camp Sagamore – Spring Getaway Deal

Posted by on May 20, 2013 in Programs, Spotlight | No Comments
Great Camp Sagamore – Spring Getaway Deal

Spring Getaway At Great Camp Sagamore Two Nights for $224/person (Including all meals) Come enjoy a Simply Sagamore stay for $224 per person! Normally a value of $299. (School aged children are half price!) The package includes housing and meals for Friday night through Sunday morning. Enjoy the canoes or sit back and relax in […]

Sagamore Summer Staff

Posted by on May 14, 2013 in Sagamore Staff Life | No Comments
Sagamore Summer Staff

It’s mid-May and we’ve officially wrapped up our search for interns this year! We had a great pool of talented applicants, making the final decision tricky but now we’e got a great crew from around the country. We’re looking forward to getting started. We don’t have a huge staff at camp – about 20 in […]

Artist’s Corner – Haiku by Dan Berggren

Posted by on May 8, 2013 in Artisans | No Comments
Artist’s Corner – Haiku by Dan Berggren

Let the mind wander Past images, smells and sounds Witness history -Dan Berggren

Great Camp Sagamore – Simply Sagamore Stays

Posted by on May 6, 2013 in Programs | No Comments
Great Camp Sagamore – Simply Sagamore Stays

Spring has finally come to Adirondacks in earnest!  While you’re starting your grilling, weeding your unruly gardens, riding bikes and generally enjoying the great outdoors, don’t forget to make plans for some rest and relaxation at Great Camp Sagamore! Throughout the season we offer Simply Sagamore stays, where guests can stay in the same rooms […]

Great Camp Sagamore Spring Work Weekend – A month to go!

Posted by on Apr 24, 2013 in Volunteer | No Comments
Great Camp Sagamore Spring Work Weekend – A month to go!

Spring Work Weekend is just a month away! We can’t wait to kick off the season right with our incredible crew of volunteers. We’re expecting a fully booked camp for volunteer weekend – that’s about 70 volunteers, all managed by our superintendent Bob Heinsler. Under Bob’s direction, these volunteers will spend about 20 hours over […]