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. $161 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. 

View our 2019-20 Brochure for Scouts here

Upcoming Events:

Eco Adventurers

October 4 – 6, 2019

Explore the wonders of nature and learn to be a good steward of the Earth.


Outdoor Adventure & Wildlife

October 25 – 27, 2019

Challenge yourself with thrilling ropes elements, outdoor sports, and more.
Join us for our Haunted Trail and Halloween Party!

Activities Offered:
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

November 1 – 3, 2019

Learn all about our solar system as well as how you can become a good steward of the Earth.

Activities Offered:
Haunted Trail, Observatory, Space Science, Night Hike, Low Ropes, Flying Fish, Leap of Faith, Fire Building, Shelter Building, GPS Scavenger Hunt, Map and Compass

Advanced Art & Adventure

November 8 – 10, 2019

Older scouts 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, Giant Swing, and the Zipline.

Winter Exploration

January 3 – 5, 2020

Explore the wonders of winter while hiking our trails, examining animal tracks and habitats, and learning outdoor preparedness skills.

Activities Offered:
Observatory, Night Hike, Teambuilding, Low Ropes, Wildlife Ecology, Winter Survival Skills, Tracking Hike, Mystery Room

First Aid & Stewardship

January 24 – 26, 2020

Learn basic to advanced first aid, plus explore the outdoors and learn about being a good environmental steward.

Activities Offered:
First Aid (classroom-style) and Eco Programming, Snow Tubing, Cross Country Skiing, Guided Snowshoe Hike, Broomball, Indoor Archery

Get Creative & Change The World

January 31 – February 2, 2020

Get creative while discovering new ways that you can make a difference for your community and the planet.

Activities Offered:
Art classes, Ice Fishing, Ice Cutting, Cross Country Skiing, Guided Snowshoe Hike, Tubing, Broomball, Indoor Climbing

Get Creative!

March 6 – 8, 2020

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!

Activities Offered:
Fire Building, Shelter Building, Map and Compass, Hikes, Arts and Crafts, Candle Making, Indoor Archery, Climbing

Making Friends & Wildlife Ecology

April 3 – 5, 2020

Explore the wildlife of the Catskills. Meet other scouts and build friendships through Teambuilding activities.

Activities Offered:
GPS Scavenger Hunt, Nature Scavenger Hunt, Greenhouse Gardening, Teambuilding, Mystery Room, Low Ropes

Outdoor Art & Naturalist Weekend

April 24 – 26, 2020

Get outside and enjoy the spring weather! Get creative with art on the trails.

Activities Offered:
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, Naturalist Art

Space & Ecology

May 15 – 17, 2020
May 29 – 31, 2020 – Waiting List Only! Please call 845-985-2291 ext. 450 to discuss other available weekends.

Learn how you can be a better environmental steward of our planet. When the sun goes down, study the stars at our Observatory.

Activities Offered:
Observatory, Eco and Space Science time, Night Hike, Low Ropes, Flying Fish, Leap of Faith, Fire Building, Shelter Building, GPS Scavenger Hunt, Map and Compass


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.

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 Frost Valley YMCA is not affiliated with or endorsed by the Girl Scouts of the USA.