Sky Lake Upcoming Events

Limited Edition Shirt SaleMay 24th - June 7th, 2020

Limited Edition Shirt Sale

We are super excited to share the details about this limited edition shirt sale with you!

We’ve partnered with Upstate Merch in Whitney Point to provide an online shop. They handle all the sales, printing, and shipping. The one catch is that you’ll only have until June 7th to place your order. Once that date passes, these designs will once again enter into retirement.

Proceeds from all sales will come back to Sky Lake to help sustain the ministry while summer camps are suspended. So shop early and shop often.

SHOP NOW

Posted by Matthew Williams

Sky Lake 5K Trail Run & WalkOn June 7th, 2020

Sky Lake 5K Trail Run & Walk

Register Today!

Please note: for the safety of all involved, we have converted to our Annual 5K Trail Run/Walk into a virtual race to take place on the afternoon of Sunday, June 7th. Paid participants will be emailed instructions on how to “check-in” for their solo run/walk. Paid participants will also be mailed an official Sky Lake Virtual 5K commemorative award.

Registration Fees

5K Run or Walk
$20 until April 26th
$25 from April 27th-May 24th
$30 from May 25th-June 6th
$35 Day of race

About the Campership Fund

Each summer hundreds of campers, volunteers, and paid staff enjoy classic camp programs designed for children, youth, families, and individuals with special needs. In addition to the funding available from local churches and organizations, almost 25% of our campers rely solely on the Campership Fund to make a week at Sky Lake possible.

Register Today!

Posted by Matthew Williams

Sky Lake Open House 2020On June 7th, 2020

Sky Lake Open House 2020

For the health and safety of the Sky Lake community, we will be doing a virtual version of our Annual Open House.

Please stay tuned here on our website and on our Facebook page for details as they become available.

Posted by Matthew Williams

Volunteer Work Day 2020On June 13th, 2020

Volunteer Work Day 2020

Because of the safety precautions related to COVID-19, we need to modify how we proceed with Volunteer Work Day. Please stay tuned here and Facebook.com/skylakecenter for details as they become available.

Posted by Matthew Williams

Intergenerational Camp 2020August 8th - August 11th, 2020

Intergenerational Camp 2020

When was the last time you got to spend intentional, quality time with your extended family?

If this sounds like fun, then you’ll love this opportunity to get to experience a time and place at camp with your children, grandchildren, nieces, nephews, cousins, siblings, and any other family members you invite along! The extended length of Intergenerational Camp ensures plenty of time to hike, swim, boat, make ice cream, sing around campfires, go on a family picnic, make a craft, expand your faith through study and worship, and more together as a family.

LOCATION

Riley Lodge and Underwood Lodge

CHECK-IN TIME

Beginning at 10:00am on SATURDAY, August 8th

DEPARTURE TIME

At your leisure the afternoon of TUESDAY, August 11th

COST:

Adults (ages 18+) — $230 per adult
Youth (ages 12-17) — $165 per youth
Child (ages 3-11)  — $140 per child
Toddlers (ages 0-2)  — Our treat!

Download a copy of the Sky Lake Intergenerational Camp Registration Form
or
Register Online Now!(Privacy Statement & Refund Policy)

Posted by Matthew Williams

Labor Day Family Weekend 2020September 4th - September 7th, 2020

Labor Day Family Weekend 2020

Labor Day Weekend traditionally signals the end of summer and the beginning of fall. Families, young, old, and in between, will enjoy this weekend retreat opportunity to relax, play, learn, and grow in faith. A variety of activities is combined with ample free time, so when you are not making a craft, enjoying the campfire sing-a-long, making ice cream, or going for a boat ride, you can sit back and toast a marshmallow, read a good book, or go for a hike.

Available Packages:

Campground (September 4-7)

Bring your own tent or camper and set up on one of twenty-five private campsites. Each campsite is located off the unpaved driveway that passes through the family campground. A handful of sites even come equipped with 110-Volt electricity hookups (hurry, these go quickly). Occupancy on each site is limited to six persons. An exception to this rule is granted for immediate families (parents and dependent children) comprised of more than six persons. Fire-rings and a picnic table are provided on each site, as campground guests cook their own food. Showering and toilet facilities are located in Caldwell Pavilion in the heart of the campground. The base fee includes a three-night stay and a small program fee. You may arrive any time on Friday and depart any time on Monday. Want to extend your weekend? Spend Thursday or Monday night for an additional fee.
Campground—non-electric site (Friday-Monday): $70 per site
Campground—non-electric site, early arrival (Thursday): $15 per site
Campground—non-electric site, late departure (Tuesday): $15 per site

Campground—electric site (Friday-Monday): $90 per site
Campground—electric site, early arrival (Thursday): $21 per site
Campground—electric site, late departure (Tuesday): $21 per site

West Shore Cabins (September 4-7)

The West Shore Cabins are the perfect choice for families looking for slightly more rustic accommodations than Riley Lodge but aren’t too keen on spending a weekend in a tent. Each cabin has six bunk beds and one twin-size single bed. There are electric outlets and overhead lights in each cabin—so you don’t have to worry about fumbling around in the dark! Showering and toilet facilities are located in the West Shore Bathhouse, a short walk up the hill from the cabins. You may arrive any time after noon on Friday. Programming will end at noon on Monday.
West Shore Cabin (Friday-Monday): $110 per cabin

Riley Lodge (September 5-7)

Riley Lodge makes it simple for families to enjoy a weekend at Sky Lake without having to “rough it”! A series of two-, three-, four-, and five-person rooms are easily able to accommodate different sized families. We provide you with a bed and mattress, you bring the linens. Bathrooms are located just across the hall or within the room. Meals are included in the Riley Lodge option and will be taken in Founders’ Lodge. And good news for immediate families with more than three members—you’ll be charged a maximum of $525.00 (excluding Friday night option)! You may arrive any time after 10:00am on Saturday. Meal service will begin at noon that day. Programming will end at noon on Monday.
Riley Lodge—adult, ages 18+ (Saturday-Monday): $175 per adult
Riley Lodge—youth, ages 12-17 (Saturday-Monday): $125 per youth
Riley Lodge—child, ages 4-12 (Saturday-Monday): $95 per child
Riley Lodge—toddler, ages 0-3 (Saturday-Monday): our treat!
Riley Lodge—Friday night option (including Saturday continental breakfast): $105 per immediate family

Download a copy of the Sky Lake Family Events Registration Form
or
Register Online Now!(Privacy Statement & Refund Policy)

Posted by Matthew Williams

Ladies of the Lake 2020October 9th - October 11th, 2020

Ladies of the Lake 2020

9-11 October 2020
Riley and Underwood Lodges

Come away and rest awhile as you spend a weekend at Sky Lake free of the distractions of the outside world. Enjoy the company of fellow Christian women as you take advantage of the various activities that will be offered. Dine on healthy and delicious meals prepared by our food service team. Read a book, knit, or even nap by the fireplace in Riley Lodge. Go home inspired and rejuvenated.

Mild and Wild

During each activity session, there will be a mild and a wild option from which to choose. Mild options will be more subdued, while the wild options will most likely increase your heartbeat! The cost of most activities is included in your registration fee, however, some options will require a small additional fee at the time of service. The fee will be for art supplies, floral supplies, jewelry, massage, etc. This “a la carte” fee is to keep the cost of registration down. You will receive a list of activities with any additional fees (payable to the instructor) prior to the retreat.

Available Packages:

Riley Lodge ($255*)

Simple, yet comfortable retreat lodge overlooking the lake. Be close to the center of evening activities. Two to five women per room. Linen service included.

Underwood Lodge ($280*)

Modern, motel-style retreat lodge nestled into the edge of the woods. Maximum of three women per room. Linen service included.

Overnight accommodations, meals, and most programming included in these packages.

For women ages 18+

*SAVE $25 by registering by September 11th!

Download a copy of the Sky Lake Adult Events Registration Form
or
Register Online Now!(Privacy Statement & Refund Policy)

Posted by Matthew Williams

Questions?

We'd love to answer any questions you have about events or retreats at Sky Lake. Please contact us at 607.467.2750 or through our contact form.

Testimonials

“Everything was perfect, including the sunrise.”

— Retreat Guest

“Thanks for your hard work. See you next year!”

— Retreat Guest

“VERY relaxing, soothing, plenty of space - wholesome family atmosphere!”

— Retreat Guest

“We’ll be back next year and we’ll tell others, too! Fabulous!”

— Retreat Guest

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