Surprise Lake Camp | Summer Programs

Surprise Lake Camp


Serving the Jewish community of Greater New York, Surprise Lake offers various athletics and waterfront activities, as well as dance and drama opportunities. Teens select a special interest and spend the morning hours developing their skills in one of the following areas: sports, tennis, waterfront, camping and hiking, performing arts, arts and crafts, guitar, photography, physical fitness or Jewish leadership. Weeklong sessions are open to young campers entering grades 2-6.

General Info

Name Surprise Lake Camp
Location Cold Spring, NY
Summer Phone 845-265-3616
Off-season Phone 212-924-3131
Program Focuses & Features Aquatics, Archery, Baseball, Basketball, Boating, Canoeing, Climbing Wall, Conservation, Cooking, Crafts, Dance, Drama, Field Hockey, Fishing, Golf, Gymnastics, Hiking, Kayaking, Music, Outdoor Education, Photography, Ropes Course, Sailing, Soccer, Softball, Street Hockey, Swimming, Tennis, Ultimate Frisbee, Volleyball, Watersports, Wilderness Camping, Work, Yoga
Grade Range (rising grades) 2-10
Age Range Residential — Coed Ages 7-15
Application Deadline Rolling
Director Jordan Dale, Executive Director
Residential Fee $500-7450 (+$25-130), 1-8 weeks.
Year Established 1902
Religious Affiliation Jewish
Dates & Sessions June-Aug; 7 sessions, 1-8 weeks long


Jordan Dale, Executive Director