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Beech Cliff from Echo Docks
Platform Tents Dot the Woods
Summitting one of the bald peaks of Mount Desert
Come pull up a chair
Sailboats Pass the Dining Hall

Welcome to Echo Lake Camp

We are so glad you are considering Echo Lake Camp for your next vacation. Here, on the quiet side of Mount Desert Island, in the heart of Acadia National Park, you will find a rare meeting of mountains and ocean that offers dramatic vistas and unbeatable hiking. This lakefront camp in Mount Desert, Maine, is an exceptional vacation spot amid this spectacular scenery.

Special 2018 Family Offer

We are so excited to announce a Special Family Offer for the first and last weeks of camp! For the summer of 2018 for these two weeks of camp only, Weeks 0 (June 23-30) and Week 9 (August 25-Sept 1), any paying adult guest may bring one child age 15 and under for FREE. So if you are a family of two adults and two children 15 and under you will just pay for the adults and bring the kids for FREE! This offer is good for all Echo Lake Camp guests, old time campers or first time campers. Please share this offer with friends and family who you know will love the Echo Lake Camp experience. This is an incredible value for an amazing family vacation!

If you have any questions, please contact the managers Elly and Scott Preston at [email protected] Below are the dates for the 2018 season. Registration opens January 2rd. Click here for registration information

So as to not confuse things, the week numbers that have been used in the past (i.e. week 1, week 2...) will NOT change. For now we will call this new week WEEK 0.

ELC 2018 Season Dates:

June 23 - June 30 **Kids 15 & under stay FREE with an adult
June 30 - July 7
July 7 - July 14
July 14 - July 21
July 21 - July 28
July 28 - Aug 4
Aug 4 - Aug 11
Aug 11 - Aug 18
Aug 18 - Aug 25
Aug 25 - Sept 1 **Kids 15 & under stay FREE with an adult

Meet the New Managers of Echo Lake Camp

We are pleased to announce that Elly and Scott Preston will be the new managers at Echo Lake Camp, beginning the summer of 2016. Elly is a croo alumnus and daughter of Banathlon co-founder Bart Franey. Among their many adventures together, they are the founders of Elly Preston Jewelry, a custom jewelry design and fashion company. They are also the proud parents of Harrison (14) and Roxy (12).

February 3, 2015

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