Our Main Camp offers availability for up to 650 guests, easily accommodating large councils yet also providing a personalized experience for individual troops. Each weekend you will have access to our camp favorites – climbing, archery, arts & crafts, and seasonal favorites such as apple cider making, canoeing, cross-country skiing, and snow tubing. $175 per person includes programs, lodging, and meals. If the scheduled weekends we have listed do not work for your calendar, please contact us about availability for other weekend packages.
Programs for Scouts:
Explore the wonders of nature and learn to be a good steward of the Earth.
Eco Programming includes: Fire Building, Shelter Building, GPS Scavenger Hunt, Map and Compass, Bug Hunt, Flower Exploration, Apple Cidering, Observatory, Naturalist Art
Outdoor Adventure & Wildlife
Challenge yourself with thrilling ropes elements, outdoor sports, and more.
Join us for our Haunted Trail and Halloween Party!
Catskill Critters Presentation, Outdoor Living Skills, Wildlife Ecology, Night Hike, CSI: Frost Valley, Teambuilding, Rowing/Canoeing, Archery, Hikes, Low Ropes, Flying Fish, Zipline, Haunted Trail, Halloween Party
Explore the Solar System & Change the Earth
Learn all about our solar system and how you can become a good steward of the Earth.
Observatory, Space Science, Low Ropes, Flying Fish, Leap of Faith, Fire Building, Shelter Building, GPS Scavenger Hunt, Map and Compass, Solar Panel Hike, Naked Eye Astronomy, Invasive Species Removal Project
Advanced Art & Adventure
Older girls will especially enjoy participating in advanced art classes such as Paint and Cocoa, String Art, Needle Felting, Creative Book Folding, and much more! Be daring and try our most popular high elements – The Leap of Faith, Glider, and the Zipline.
Explore the wonders of winter while hiking our trails, examining animal tracks and habitats, and learning outdoor preparedness skills.
Observatory, Night Hike, Teambuilding, Low Ropes, Wildlife Ecology, Winter Survival Skills, Tracking Hike, Snowshoeing
First Aid & Stewardship
Learn basic to advanced first aid, plus explore the outdoors and learn about being a good environmental steward.
First Aid (classroom-style) and Eco Programming, Cross-country-skiing, Guided Snowshoe Hike, Broomball, Indoor Archery, Compost and Recycling Center Tour
Get Creative & Change The World
Get creative working on art projects while discovering new ways that you can make a difference for your community and the planet.
Art classes for all skill levels, Ice Fishing, Ice Cutting, Cross-country-skiing, Guided Snowshoe Hike, Broomball, Indoor Climbing, Service Learning project, Energy Bike
Discover new ways to express yourself and learn new skills while enjoying all of your Frost Valley favorites– climbing, archery, hikes, candle making, arts and crafts, and more!
Fire Building, Shelter Building, Map and Compass, Hikes, Arts and Crafts, Candle Making, Indoor Archery, Climbing
Making Friends & Wildlife Ecology
Explore the wildlife of the Catskills. Meet other scouts and build friendships through teambuilding activities.
GPS Scavenger Hunt, Nature Scavenger Hunt, Greenhouse Gardening, Teambuilding, Low Ropes, Raptor Center Tour, Song and Skit Campfire
Outdoor Art & Naturalist Weekend
Get outside and enjoy the spring weather! Get creative with art on the trails.
Outdoor Art Programming for varying skill levels, Fire Building, Shelter Building, GPS Scavenger Hunt, Map and Compass, Bug Hunt, Flower Exploration, Maple Sugar Hike, Observatory
Space & Ecology
Learn how you can be a better environmental steward of our planet. When the sun goes down, study the stars at our Observatory.
Observatory, Eco and Space Science time, Night Hike, Low Ropes, Flying Fish, Leap of Faith, Fire Building, Shelter Building, Pond Exploration
Leaders, designing a weekend retreat for your scouts at Frost Valley YMCA is easy. Our staff will be happy to walk you through every step of the way.
Frost Valley YMCA is not affiliated with or endorsed by the Girl Scouts of the USA.