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Traditional Camp

Confidence to build character and become a leader

At Overnight Camp children discover opportunities to be truly independent. With all this independent choice comes more responsibility, especially as campers grow up through camp programs. Campers develop confidence and character to eventually become leaders at camp and in the world.

Dates and Rates

Session 1: June 24 - 30

Session 2: July 1 - 7

Session 3: July 8 -14

Session 4: July 15 - 21

Session 5: July 22 - 28

Session 6: July 29 - August 4

Session 7: August 5 - 11

Session 8: August 12 - 18


2018 Prices:

1 Week: $815

2 Weeks $1,530

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Cabin Life

Schedule
Example Daily Schedule
7:25am
Reveille and Polar Bear Swim
8:00am
Breakfast and Clean Up
9:15-10:15am
Elective 1- individual campers sign up ahead of time
10:15-11:15am
Elective 2
11:15-12:15pm
Free Hour
12:45pm
Lunch
1:15-2:15pm
Rest Hour and Camp Store
2:15-3:15pm
Elective 3
3:15-4:15pm
Elective 4
4:15-5:45pm
Cabin/ Village Activity
6pm
Dinner
6:45-8pm
Evening Program
8-8:45pm
Campfire
9:25
Taps, Lights Out, and Devotional

Each cabin is staffed with two Counselors who live in the cabin with their campers. It is the primary responsibility of these counselors to ensure the well-being of your child. A number of age related cabins form a village, led by an experienced Village Head. Counselors and Village Heads work with your camper, providing encouragement while helping them grow socially, emotionally, and physically each day.

Requirements

Campers in Traditional Camp live in Craig, Wells, or Walmsley Village based on their age, from age 7-15. Campers will have the opportunity to get to know their Counselors, Village Heads, and all the Activity Chiefs on Sunday following check-in and their Swim Party.

Camper Placement

Campers are placed in cabins with other children, generally within one year of age/grade of each other. Villages are based on age ranges and may fluctuate week to week depending on the age makeup of that session’s campers. While we encourage families to allow their children to make new friends at camp, we will honor one mutual cabinmate request.

Campers are also placed in daily Electives. Prior to arrival at camp, they’ll rate their top 9 Elective choices and the Overnight Camp Coordinator will create a schedule unique to them. They’ll choose 3 land activities, 3 water activities, and 3 creative activities. Senior Village campers will receive 4 of their choices. Campers in Craig Village are required to take a swim lesson as one of their electives so they will receive 3.

Campers also have the option to sign up for Enrollment Extras. They may opt to take a daily Waterskiing class instead of one Elective. Campers also have the option to participate in a 2-night overnight camping and hiking trip as a part of the KAG program. Click the link below for more information.

Health

Camp Cory takes very seriously the responsibility of providing all campers a healthy camping experience. We maintain a well-equipped Infirmary with qualified medical personnel on-site 24 hours a day. All medications are checked in at the Health Center and distributed as indicated on medical forms. In addition, our Counselors hold current First Aid and CPR certifications and are thoroughly trained to properly handle emergency situations.

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Events Calendar

13th Annual Alumni Holiday Party

December 28, 2017

Come celebrate Camp’s success! Please join us for an evening of friends, memories, and Camp Cory Cheer and as we celebrate the end of an […]

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May 12 2018

Kicks for Campers Kickball Tournament and Scholarship Fundraiser

What is it? In partnership with Pittsford Central Schools & The Urban-Suburban Interdistrict Transfer Program, help us raise funds to send kids to camp by competing in […]

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May 25 2018

Memorial Day Family Camp

Kick off summer and celebrate the end of the school year with a weekend the entire family can enjoy! Whether you’d like to take out […]

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