Waterdog Sessions: 6,9 

Day $385 / Resident $705

Let your imagination delight in making new artistic creations and nature crafts such as beading, tie-dying, candle making, painting, pottery, and more!



This camp features group teambuilding activities like initiative games and the low challenge course, and more individual challenges with the high challenge course and zipline.

Waterdog Sessions: 2,3,4,6,7,8 

Day $385 / Resident $705

Best of Camp

Experience some of the best options that camp has to offer! Campers will spend each morning and afternoon session participating in our most popular camp electives. Options might include: lake toys, zipline, hayride to the farm, gagaball, archery and so much more!

Waterdog Sessions: 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8,9,10,11

Day $320

Feed and care for the goats, pigs, chickens, and cows. Plant crops, gather eggs, pick vegetables, cook dishes using fresh food from the farm!


Waterdog Sessions: 2,3,5,7,10 

Day $385 / Resident $705

Team up to play many sports such as soccer, basketball, ultimate frisbee, gaga, human foosball, kickball, touch footbal, cricket, beach volleyball, and more. 


Waterdog Sessions: 2,8,9 

Day $320/ Resident $635


Herpetology (the study of reptiles and amphibians) is for campers interested in hands-on ecological fieldwork and exploring the hardwood forest around Chestnut Ridge! Campers will collect, process, and learn about the salamanders, frogs, snakes, turtles, and lizards at Chestnut Ridge.


Waterdog Sessions: 3

Day $385 / Resident $705

Campers will care for and ride the horses each day. They will learn about tack, grooming, and horse husbandry as they develop skills in the Western riding tradition. Riders of all skill levels are welcome. Campers may ride in the arena and on trails. 


Waterdog Sessions: 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8,9,10,11 

Day $515/ Resident $810

Ready to take on the elements? Learn survival skills like firebuilding, outdoor cooking, fishing, whittling, orienteering, raft building and more!


Waterdog Sessions: 5,6,9

Day $320/ Resident $635


Race down hills and through 362 acres of woods at Chestnut Ridge. Build jumps and learn basic bike maintenance. Campers must bring their own mountain bike, helmet and replacement bike tubes. 


Waterdog Sessions: 2,7,8 

Day $320/ Resident $635


Meet native and non-native plants and animals that make Chestnut Ridge their home. Learn about predator/prey relationships, track casting, and the aquatic ecosystem of our own lake. 

Outdoor Wildlife Learning

Waterdog Sessions: 5,8

Day $385 / Resident $705


Campers will participate and receive instruction in archery, slingshots, marshmallow launching, catapults, waterballoon launching, and more! This camp does not include firearms.


Waterdog Sessions: 2,3,4,6,7,10

Day $320/ Resident $635

Ready to get wet? This camp is all about water! Campers will have a blast swimming, canoeing, kayaking, zooming down the slip-n-slide, playing water games, and of course jumping and sliding on our giant inflatable lake toys. 


Waterdog Sessions: 2,3,4,5,6,7,8,9,10

Day $385 / Resident $705

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