Dates & Rates

The 2023 camp season will open on Sunday, June 25 and close on Tuesday, August 15.

Options for season length:

 

Early registration discount rates

(September 12th - December 1st)

2023 Rate

(December 2nd onwards)

Full Season - June 25th til August 15th $9,990 $10,190
First Five Week session - June 25th til July 29th $8,720 $8,920
Second Five Week session - July 16th til August 15th $8,720 $8,920
3 Week Introductory Session - June 25th til July 15th $6,300 $6,500
2nd 3 Week Introductory Session - (Not currently available)    

It’s always possible to extend your stay, if you’ve chosen a shorter session.  Contact the directors for more information.

The Second Three Week session is not currently open for registration.  Please contact the directors with any questions.

There is a $500 deposit required upon registration.  This deposit is refundable until March 1st.  The balance of the camp fee is due June 1st.

The camp fee includes purchases from the camp store, for your child’s incidental needs, as well as one camp t-shirt.  There is no camp uniform.

We offer a sibling discount for families sending 3 or more children at a time.  That discount is $800 for each full season camper and $400 for each 5 week camper.  There is no discount for 3 week campers.

We offer a chaperoned bus ride to and from camp on the first and last days of the full camp season.  The round trip fare is $240.  Baggage is limited to two duffel bags per child, as well as a small carry-on.

Campers traveling by air can be met at airports in Burlington, VT, Albany, NY, or Montreal, Canada for a fee of $150, or Plattsburgh, NY for free.

There are no extra charges for activities like horseback riding, weekly laundry, or the many hiking and canoeing trips out of camp.  Workgroup campers who choose to attend a pre-camp session starting on Thursday, June 22, will be charged a fee of $300.

Gucker Campership Fund

The Gucker Campership Fund provides financial support to help families afford the North Country Camps. Supported by tax-free contributions from past and present camp families, campers and counselors, the Fund is available for a range of family circumstances and various levels of assistance. Although funding is not guaranteed, inquiries are encouraged and kept strictly confidential. To learn more, please inquire here. 

Gucker Campership Fund
Ted Sonneborn, Vice-President
158 Auburn Street
Portland, ME 14103
Email: apply@guckerfund.org
Website: www.guckerfund.org