Adult Programs

Overnight Programs for Adults

Adult Camp- September 25 – 27, 2020
Whether you grew up a Chingachgook kid or not, this is your chance to channel your inner child and have some fun! Make new memories staying in cabins, eating in the dining hall, signing up for skills classes, doing the polar plunge and rooting for your team in color wars. This all-inclusive retreat gives you a chance to relive the classic summer camp experience of your youth. This is a 21+ event.

Rates: $255, Early Bird Discount $240


NORTHEAST ADVENTURE & TRIP SYMPOSIUM (NEATS)

November 7th–9th, 2019
Chingachgook is hosting the second annual NEATS, designed by the Northeast Travel and Adventure Affinity Group (TAAG). Our goal is to develop common practices and analyze emerging trends in off-site program management for the Trip and Travel industry by promoting open dialogue and strategy development between outdoor professionals. Admission is currently open to outdoor recreation professionals and students. 

For more information on adult adventure programming or NEATS, and to sign up for any of these programs, contact Craig Poole, Chingachgook Adventure Director, at cpoole@cdymca.org or (518) 656-9462 ext. 6646.


Day Programs for Adults


Learn to Sail Course May 31, June 7 & June 14 / 1pm-5pm 
Our introductory program consists of three consecutive Sunday afternoon sessions, and includes both classroom instruction and on-the-water. The boats we will be using are 24-foot Rainbows and 23-foot Sonars — these boats are stable, safe, roomy, and in general great boats on which to learn.

Rate: (All proceeds go to support Y-Knot Sailing, our handicap accessible sailing program): $135/person

Registration: Click here to register for Learn to Sail!

Adult Kayak– June 6, 2020 / 11am-3pm
Looking for a stress free Saturday adventure? Join a peaceful kayak paddle on Lake George. We will provide instruction, necessary equipment and a snacks to have a fun and safe afternoon on the water. Come with friends or meet new people while enjoying the outdoors. Must be 13 year or older to participate.

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Rate: $38 per person

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