Frequently Asked Questions

Camper FAQs

Your first day will be excellent. You’ll move into your new cabin and meet your cabinmates. These are the guys that you’ll be closest to all week. You’ll meet your counselors and pick which activities you’ll tackle during the week. Get ready to make some friends!

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You’ll sleep in a cabin with 7 other campers your age, and two counselors. You’ll get your very own bunk that you can make more comfortable with either your own sheets and pillow and/or sleeping bag from home.

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Each cabin has two counselors assigned, and you’ll get to meet them the same day your arrive. They will be energetic, fun-loving Christian guys who want you to have the best week of your life. You need to know that they have your back and you can talk with them about anything – good or bad – and they’ll listen to what you have to say, as a good friend should.

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Your age will decide which activities you are eligible for, but a list of sample activities include swimming, fishing, canoeing, sailing, kayaking, craft shop, soccer, tetherball, rock climbing, riflery (.22 or air rifle), archery, slingshot, and a high ropes course (battalion only).

Check out our ACTIVITIES page for more info!

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NF Dining Hall Fun

NF Dining Hall Fun

We wouldn’t be able to feed a camp full of guys every year if our food wasn’t AWESOME! We meet as a full camp, three times a day, in the NF Dining Hall.

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An Adirondack Beaver

ADK beaver

Hopefully you’ll get to see lots of wildlife at Northern Frontier. Common sightings include white-tailed deer, beavers, great blue heron, loons, frogs, toads and red-spotted newts (a small orange lizard). A full list of mammals, birds, reptiles and amphibians in the Adirondack State Park can be found here.

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