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Welcome to Camp Laurel! Enjoy your tour around our facilities, and call us with any questions.

Camp Office

Behind the scenes, where our wonderful office administrators & staff make it all happen.

Theatre

Laurel Theatre hums with activity. Campers may participate on stage in one of our musical productions (Grease, Annie, Bye Bye Birdie, Oliver, Willy Wonka, High School Musical… to name a few over the past few years) or work backstage. Lighting board operators, sound engineers, costuming, stage make-up, stage managers…we have it all in our professional theatre.

Log cabin

Log Cabin

Our authentic Log Cabin is where our teenagers (Bec and Bago campers) enjoy snacks and a little recreational time (ping pong, foosball, pop-a-shot) at the end of a busy day. For you former campers, it’s like a "Canteen." A supervised place for our teens to hang out at night.

Gymnastics

Our beautiful Gymnastics Building sits toward the top of camp. A full springboard floor and modern equipment make our 4000 square foot facility inviting for all levels, from beginner to advanced. The program is under the watchful eyes of high school coaches.

Fieldhouse

Ten glass basketball goals, a full court basketball court, professional indoor volleyball court and automatic bleacher seating for 500 make the Laurel Fieldhouse the place-to-be. It is the perfect rainy day activity center and all-weather building for hoops, volleyball, ga-ga and group games. It is also home to our big-screen movie center. The Fieldhouse also hosts many of our traditional all-camp events including College Days Closing Ceremony, Dance and Talent Shows & The Quest…to name a few.

Dance

Our brand new Dance Center with moveable walls feature two separate mirrored studios and hardwood flooring. Campers love practicing their hip-hop, jazz, ballet, modern and tap routines.

Fitness Center

Our brand new Fitness center features all current equipment for a complete workout. Fitness is one of Laurel’s most popular programs. The Fitness Center boasts a Cardio and Strength Studio, tailored for campers from 2nd through 10th grades. Specialty Fitness programs for campers include, running, weight training, Laurel Abs, yoga, triathlon and the Camp Laurel Fit Trail. Our General Fitness and Junior Fitness programs provide an introduction to the "world" of health and fitness for all ages.

Baxter Girls Campus

Our campus for girls having completed the 5th and 6th grade.

Kennebec Girls Campus

Our campus for girls having completed the 7th, 8th and 9th grade.

Health center

Health Center

Our modern, fully-equipped Health Center staffed by a Nurse Manager, Pediatrician and 12 nurses.

moosetracks

Moosetracks

Each night after evening activity and before bedtime, campers meet at Moosetracks for a quick "Nite-Bite."  Fresh fruit is available each evening…or a snack like milk and cookies.

Dining Hall

One of Laurel’s original buildings, our Dining Hall sits at the base of camp, overlooking Echo Lake. Campers enjoy great camp dining in a beautiful atmosphere. Our chefs are proud of their homemade entrees, fresh fruit and salad bars and desserts.

Alliquippa

The summer home of camp directors Jem and Debbie Sollinger and their daughters Anabel, Madeline and Tess. Named after Debbie’s first sleep-away camp in Maine.

S'mores Site

One of our two s’mores sites along Echo Lake’s shoreline. Marshmallows, graham crackers and chocolate… nothing better than sharing this treat over a fire with your cabinmates.

Fishing

The fish are jumpin’! Take off on the "Crack-of-Dawn," our 16 person pontoon boat, as you master the waters of Echo Lake in search of lake trout, sunnies and bass. A favorite among many and an exciting way to explore our beautiful lake.

Small Crafts

Our fleet of more than 50 sailboats, windsurfers, canoes and kayaks eagerly awaits water-enthusiasts. From Hobie 16s to Vanguard 420s, Sunfish and more….our small crafts staff of 18 keeps close watch on our campers and our fleet.

Swimming

Crystal clear Echo Lake is home to our American Red Cross swim program. A hard-sand bottom and expansive dock system provides a natural area for swim lessons, snorkeling and a full recreational aquatics program.

Lean-To

Library

A quiet area for camp meetings.

Discovery

Rabbits, frogs, snakes, turtles and other small animals await you at Discovery, located in an original camp building on the shore of the lake. Make your own ice cream, identify birds and plants and learn about different ecosystems on our 150 acres.

Lean-To

Cove

The Cove is a camp gathering area where campers and counselors convene each morning and evening for announcements, birthday songs, intercamp scores and in-camp news-of-the-day. It’s a great place for our camp family to unite after breakfast and dinner. We sing songs and recognize the accomplishments and strides all campers are making.

Waterski

The Ski Dock is home base to our fleet of 4 Mastercraft Pro Star Ski Boats. Campers love our ski program:  Waterskiing, wakeboarding, skurfing, slalom, trick and even barefoot with our experienced staff of 12 ski instructors.

S'mores Site

A great camp-out area in the woods on Laurel’s grounds. The perfect place to learn about camping… just steps from your own cabin.

Archery

Ready…aim…fire!  Our archers learn the skills of the bow & arrow at our Archery range overlooking Echo Lake.

All-Camp Campfire

Weekly campfires are a wonderful Laurel tradition. Whether as a campus or as one camp family, we tell stories, sing songs and enjoy campfire folklore…a camp tradition since our founding in 1949. Laurel Family… you’re pretty good company!

Acadia Girls Campus

Our campus for girls having completed 1st, 2nd, 3rd and 4th grade.

Metalsmithing

A growing and ever-popular camp program. Metalsmithing includes the design and crafting of bracelets, belt buckles, earrings, key chains and more in our Metals Studio. Real silver and copper come to life through campers’ creativity.

The Grove

The Grove

A beautiful spot near the Dining Hall for outdoor lunches and birthday celebrations. Our Acadia and Apache campers eat lunch at a cabin-specific table in this area. It is also a place where siblings can eat together and visit at lunch.

Arts & Crafts

Our new Arts and Crafts center is a hot-bed of all things related to sculptures, molds, weaves, tie-dyes, balsa wood airplanes, friendship bracelets, wax-resist paintings, paper-mache masks and much more. Join us down at the Crafts Center.

Ceramics

A popular camp activity. Join our talented team of potters at Ceramics to learn to throw, build, paint, glaze and fire your clay projects.

Kennebago Boys Campus

Our campus for boys having completed the 7th, 8th and 9th grade.

Sequoia Boys Campus

Our campus for boys having completed the 5th and 6th grade.

Apache Campus

Our campus for boys having completed  the 1st, 2nd, 3rd and 4th grade.

Hockey Arena

Our full-size, lighted arena for Street and Roller Hockey. Also home to the famous Sequoia Hockey League. Professional cages, penalty boxes, lights…we have it all for the hockey enthusiast.

Equestrian Center

The Laurel Equestrian Center is home to our 22 camp horses, 2 barns, instructional rings, paddocks and 3-acre pasture.  A program well-equipped for the beginner to advanced rider.

Lacrosse & Football

Our full size lacrosse and football fields are busy with action all day long. Great lax and flag football instruction, games, Sports Night Football under the lights and intercamps highlight these active programs.

Baseball

Our regulation Little League Fields are busy with baseball and softball players all day. Batting cages and clinics complement our program. Under our head of baseball, our instructional staff of 5 exposes every camper to baseball (boys) or softball (girls). An exciting intercamp program awaits those desiring a competitive element to the game.

Batting Cages

Batter Up!  Take your cuts in our two batting cages to improve the mechanics of your swing.

Basketball Courts

Camp Laurel has 30 glass basketball goals, spread out over 5 regulation courts, 2 of which are lit.

Soccer

Another signature Laurel sports program. Our two regulation fields are lit and home to soccer players of all abilities. Everyone who wants to play, plays soccer at Laurel… in age, gender and skill appropriate groups.

Climbing Towers

Our Climbing Center features two Climbing Towers, connected by a wire bridge more than 50 feet in the air. Our bouldering pavilion is perfect for beginners, intermediate and expert climbers.

Tennis Courts

A signature program at Laurel.  15 all-weather courts and an electronic wall and backboard complement our program, overseen by NCAA and USPTA coaches.

Volleyball Court

A regulation lighted beach volleyball court is a favorite camp spot.

Ropes Course

A 26 element High and Low Ropes Course is a core part of our Adventure program. Join us on the 300 foot Zip Line, Crows Nest, Giant Swing and other exciting elements.

Basketball Courts

Camp Laurel has 30 glass basketball goals, spread out over 5 regulation courts, 2 of which are lit.

Basketball Courts

Camp Laurel has 30 glass basketball goals, spread out over 5 regulation courts, 2 of which are lit.

Basketball Courts

Camp Laurel has 30 glass basketball goals, spread out over 5 regulation courts, 2 of which are lit.

Tennis Courts

A signature program at Laurel.  15 all-weather courts and an electronic wall and backboard complement our program, overseen by NCAA and USPTA coaches.

Tennis Courts

A signature program at Laurel.  15 all-weather courts and an electronic wall and backboard complement our program, overseen by NCAA and USPTA coaches.

Tennis Courts

A signature program at Laurel.  15 all-weather courts and an electronic wall and backboard complement our program, overseen by NCAA and USPTA coaches.

Chef Camp

The ChefCamp facility is home to our extensive culinary arts program. Laurel is known for one of the most comprehensive cooking programs of any camp in the northeast.

Rockport

The home base of WCLM, Laurel’s own FM radio station. Spin vinyl, learn the art of sound engineering, or be a DJ, sports reporter or newscaster on 88.9 FM!

Gaga

Campers love our two turf Gaga complexes with mini-stadium seating.

Gaga

Gaga

Campers love our two turf Gaga complexes with mini-stadium seating.

Studio Art

Painting, drawing and pastels await you in our beautiful Studio Art facility at the top of camp. Come here to illustrate, draw, paint, use charcoal, and try your hand at Comic Book Illustration.