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Council Camping Programs

Never been to camp and want to check it out? Been camping with your troop and craving more? We have a Council Camp opportunity for you!

No training required, all meals provided! Experiencing the outdoors can be easy and fun! Thanks to our many dedicated volunteers, our Council camp programs are hugely popular.

There are always new programs being offered. Be sure to check back often for the most up-to-date list and registration information or log on to the OLC to view upcoming camp opportunities and request notifications.

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Camp Blue Bay Individual Girl Camping Opportunities

Individual Girl Opportunities include transportation from the Girl Scout Service Center to camp and back—we provide the volunteers. 

Camp Aide Training

If you enjoy the outdoors and like working with younger girls, consider becoming a Camp Blue Bay Camp Aide. Pack your lunch and join us for leadership training that will prepare you to work with younger girls. This training will include a variety of hands-on activities and role-playing.

After the successful completion of this training, you can apply to volun­teer for one week at Camp Blue Bay. There is a cost of $200 to volunteer at Camp Blue Bay which includes the cost of transportation and all meals. Be sure to register quickly, training is limited to 16 participants.

Camp Blue Bay Camp Aide Information and Registration Form.

Counselor-in-Training

This two-week Counselor-In-Training for Ambassador Girl Scouts will allow you to complete an outdoor leadership course while observing and assisting counselors at camp. There will be time for training as well as an opportunity to work directly with younger campers. Participants will live in a tent unit and work together as part of the CIT Team. To be considered for this pro­gram, interested girls must complete the application process and have a personal interview. This training is limited to 12 participants.

To request an application packet, contact Laura Bissett-Carr, Director of Camping Services, at BissettCarrL@gsnc.org or 631.604.2201.

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Camp Blue Bay Troop Camping Opportunities

For Troop Opportunities, you provide the girls and adult coverage—we will do the rest!

Work and Fun Weekend

April 17-19, 2020

It’s Spring! So time to rake leaves, clear paths, spread wood chips and plant some beautiful flowers at Camp Blue Bay. Is your troop looking to earn some service hours? Join us to lend a hand sprucing up camp while enjoying time in the outdoors.

Give some time Saturday morning completing the projects then get to treat yourself to a fun-filled afternoon. After the work is done, it’s time to make a beautiful spring craft and pamper yourself.

Open to Junior, Cadette, Senior, or Ambassador troops with appropriate coverage and individual adult volunteers. No camp training required.

Troops can choose to arrive Friday night or Saturday morning. No training required for adults, but we do ask that you limit the number of adults to allow more girls to attend. Indoor space and tents will be assigned based on the number of people in your group; troops will be expected to share sites.

Cost: $30 per person to cover the cost of meals and snacks
(Saturday Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner & Sunday Breakfast Included)
Blue Bay Work & Fun Weekend Information and Registration Form

Work and Fun Weekend Flyer and Registration Form.

Taste of Camp Overnight

June 13-14, 2020

Calling all first time campers! Interested in experiencing camp but not sure where to start? Join us and board the bus to Camp Blue Bay for our Taste of Camp Troop Overnight. Pack your overnight bag, lunch and a sense of adventure to enjoy the sounds of nature and try new things. Take part in a variety of traditional camp activities! Then finish the day with a pizza party dinner and singing around the campfire.

No training is required but there will be a pre-planning meeting for one adult from each troop at the Girl Scout Service Center to get ready for the event.

Cost: $85 per person (Includes transportation, program supplies, Saturday pizza dinner, Saturday evening snack and Sunday breakfast)

Blue Bay Taste of Camp Overnight Information and Registration Form.

Summer Troop Adventures

“A program designed especially for your Troop!”

Feel a little nervous about camping? Not sure it’s your “thing,” but, your Troop is excited and the girls would love to camp together in the summer time? Not to worry, we have the solution.

Summer Adventures allows your Troop to take advantage of the activities offered at summer camp, including swimming, boating, nature, arts & crafts, campfires and more. We make it easy. Once registered, we will design a program especially for your Troop. Troops only need to have one adult per each 8 girls attending and no training is required.

When you arrive, a summer staff member will greet you, assist your group in settling in and be with you throughout your stay to guide you through the activities. No need to worry about food; all meals will be served in the Dining Hall. Accommodations are in tents (4 girls per tent) or dormitory style indoors (12 girls to a room)

Who: Girl Scout Troops Brownie – Ambassador 
One adult needed for each eight girls - No training required

Dates: View the Summer Adventures Availability Chart for available dates.

Cost: $100 per person 
$25 per person non-refundable deposit required to register.
 
Balance due June 15, 2020

Registration: 
Will be on a first-come first-served basis by submitting the required non-refundable deposit and Summer Adventures Troop Camping Registration Form.

Introduction to Outdoor Survival

Introduction to Outdoor Survival Weekend

October 2-4, 2020

Spend your day learning how to start a fire, cook outdoors and build a shelter! Explore the Camp Blue Bay property while practicing the Leave No Trace principles and discussing our role in the ecosystem out at camp.

Open to Cadette, Senior, or Ambassador troops with appropriate coverage. No camp training required. Troops can choose to arrive Friday night or Saturday morning. We ask that you limit the number of adults to allow more girls to attend. This event is tents only; troops will be expected to share sites.

Cost: $55.00 per person

Registration will open May 15, 2020

Fall Festival Troop Camping

Fall Festival Troop Camping Weekend
October 16-18, 2020

Get excited and fall into autumn at Camp Blue Bay.

Spend the day Saturday enjoying the great outdoors; take a hike to the beach, play some games, and create a fall decoration. After dinner, it’s time to get festive! Paint a pumpkin, take part in some fall carnival games, and end the night with songs and s’mores around the campfire.

Open to Brownie, Junior, Cadette, Senior and Ambassador troops with appropriate coverage. Troops can choose to arrive Friday night or Saturday morning. No training required for adults, but we do ask that you limit the number of adults to allow more girls to attend. Indoor space and tents will be assigned based on the number of people in your group; troops will be expected to share sites.

Cost: $55.00 per person

Registration will open May 15, 2020

Outdoor Art Badge Weekend

Outdoor Art Badge Weekend
November 6-8, 2020

Get ready to find your inner art adventurer. Earn your outdoor art badge at Camp Blue Bay! Explore the outdoors, make art and music using camp’s natural environment, and document your weekend through photography!

Open to Cadette, Senior or Ambassador troops. Troops can choose to arrive Friday night or Saturday morning. No training required for adults, but we do ask that you limit the number of adults to allow more girls to attend. Accommodations are indoor only for this week-end; troops will be expected to share sites.

Cost: $55.00 per person (Includes Saturday breakfast, lunch, and dinner, and Sunday breakfast plus activities)

Registration will open May 15, 2020.

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Camp Blue Bay Parent/Child Camping Opportunities

Parent/Child Overnights are just for you and your daughter(s).

Mommy & Me Winter Series

Looking for something special to do with your daughter? Come join us at one of our Mommy and Me Weekends! You and your daughter will have free time to explore the camp, make new friends and participate in scheduled activities based on your Girl Scout level. Go on a nature/science adventure, get crafty with your daughter, and so much more...

Choose to arrive Friday evening or Saturday morning. Limited to 56 participants per weekend, participants will stay in one of the two Troop Houses. All meals (Saturday breakfast, lunch & dinner and Sunday breakfast) will be served in the Activity Building.

View our Camp Blue Bay Mommy & Me Winter Camping Series on our Programs & Events page.

Camp Blue Bay Mommy & Me Winter Camping Flyer and Registration Form.

Date

Level/Session Title

January 10-12, 2020 Brownie – Camp Blue Bay Spa
At Capacity
January 31-February 2, 2020 Junior – Game On!
At Capacity
February 7-9, 2020 Cadette – Go Green!
February 21-23, 2020 Daisy – Nature Navigators
February 28-March 1, 2020 Brownie – Art Party
At Capacity
March 13-15, 2020 Junior – GS are out of this World!
March 20-22, 2020 Daisy – Spring has Sprung
At Capacity

 

Parent/Child Overnights

August 29-30, 2020 or September 12-13, 2020

If you and your daughter(s) cherish quality time together, this is the perfect opportunity for you. At the Parent/Child Overnight, you may choose to take part in a variety of planned camp activities, enjoy a local attraction or just relax and enjoy the beautiful natural surround­ings of East Hampton. Bring along your lunch for Saturday. Dinner, evening snack and Sunday breakfast will be served in the Dining Hall.

Who: All registered GSNC girls with a parent/guardian.

Cost: $30.00 per person

Registration will open April 15, 2020

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Camp Blue Bay Adult Camping Opportunities
Fall Adult Weekend

Camp Blue Bay Fall Adult Weekend Blast from the Past

Plans are in the works for a 2020 Fall Adult Event – be sure to check back April 2020 for more information.

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