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GSNC Camp Blue Bay Troop and Group Camping

 

Troop/Group CampingGirl Scouts having fun at summer day camp

 

Girl Scouts of Nassau County owns and operates Camp Blue Bay.

Camp Blue Bay is located on Gardiners Bay in East Hampton, Long Island NY.

 

 

"What it Takes" to go Troop Camping.....

Join us for an evening of pictures, stories and interactive discussions with a group of experienced Troop Campers

Our panel discussion topics will include:

DATE: October 14, 2014 or January 7, 2015

TIME: 7-8:30pm

PLACE: Girl Scout Service Center, 110 Ring Road West, Garden City, NY 11530

QUESTIONS: Laura Bissett-Carr at BissettL@gsnc.org

Register online for October 14, 2015

Register online for January 7, 2015

 

 

 

Traditional Troop Camping

Traditional Troop Camping is an experience planned and carried out by a group of girls and their camp-trained volunteers/leaders. Girls take part in the program and meal planning, learn outdoor skills and work as a team to enjoy a wonderful outdoor experience. Registration is ongoi

Learn about the Troop/Group Camping Application Process>>

 

Outdoor Training for Adults: Girl Scouts of Nassau County provides Outdoor Training courses to help Girl Scout volunteers prepare themselves and the girls they work with to enjoy outdoor experiences together. Training will introduce progression in the out-of-doors, review camp facilities and provide basic skills for outdoor program. Under the guidance of trained and enthusiastic adults, girls may take their first hike, build their first campfire and sleep under the stars for the first time. This training is required for a Troop to participate in Traditional Troop Camping.

Outdoor Training Information, Schedule and Registration>>

 

 

Summer Adventures Troop Camping

Summer Adventures Troop Camping provides an opportunity for Troops to camp during the summer months and take advantage of the activities offered during summer camp; including swimming, boating, nature, arts & crafts, campfires and more. Troops need to have one adult per 8 girls to attend; no training required; all meals will be served in the Dining Hall. Troops are responsible for their own transportation.

Session dates, pricing and registration information>>

 

 

 

 

Troop/Group Camping Process

Troop/Group Overnight Camp Application

Facility Chart and Fees

Please Note:

* A $50.00 non-refundable, non-transferable fee MUST accompany the application signed by an Association Camping Consultant. No applications will be accepted for processing without the proper fee and signatures.

* Applications received before the receipting dates will be returned unprocessed. This ensures that all Troops and Associations have the same opportunity.

The Girl Scouts of Nassau County website will be updated regularly for site availability after the initial processing date for each season. No information on availability will be given via telephone.

 

 

SITE AVAILABILITY CHARTS
Fall 2014 Winter 2014/2015 Spring 2014

 

Troop/Group Application Processing Dates by Season

SEASON SEASON DATES RECEIPTING DATES PROCESSING DATES*

Fall 2014

(Blue Bay)

September 12, 2014 - October 26, 2014 No earlier than March, 15, 2014 April 15, 2014

Winter 2014-2015

(Blue Bay)

October 31, 2014 - April 12, 2015 No earlier than August 15, 2014 September 15, 2014
Spring 2015 (Blue Bay) April 17, 2015 - June 28, 2015 No earlier than December 15, 2014 January 15, 2015
Fall 2015 (Blue Bay) September 18, 2015- October 25, 2015 No earlier than March, 15, 2015 April 15, 2015


* If the processing date falls on a weekend or holiday, applications will be processed on the next business day.