Lakeside Learning

1DSC_1545Memories and experiences help shape who we grow to become. We help people of all ages grow to be extraordinary at Silver Bay.

Our Nature Center is full of wonderful learning tools. Our live animals such as fish, snakes, and turtles excite visitors and our Adirondack artifacts help educate everyone about our area. The Nature Center Staff will teach all that they know about the great outdoors. Continue reading “Lakeside Learning”

Venturing Out

Uncas6-09 010Thinking about exploring the local attractions outside of the bay? We have some suggestions for every type of traveler!

The Adventurer

The Adirondacks are an outdoorsman’s paradise. Whether you’re trekking the high peaks or tubing the Hudson, you’ll be sure to have the adventure of a lifetime. Grab your backpack and head out for a day full of fresh air and fun activities. Continue reading “Venturing Out”

Winter Wonderland

3 boys in the snowWinter is a special time of year in the Adirondacks. Silver Bay slips on its snowy coat and transforms into a stunning winter escape that’s perfect for the entire family.

Looking for an exciting outdoor getaway? Come to our Winter Fun Weekend! Our campus is full of games and activities that will keep every member of your family busy. Test your broom ball skills or give snow bowling a try! You could even bring home a medal if you have what it takes! Continue reading “Winter Wonderland”

Pack to Play

Beach IMG_3781Packing for a vacation isn’t always easy. It seems like no matter how hard you try to remember everything, there is always an essential item left at home.

We put together a list of a few things we feel are essential to have at Silver Bay!

A Day at the Bay

beach s of docks, mist calm lgThe sun peaks its smiling face over the mountains and it’s time to start your day at Silver Bay! Our friendly staff is serving up a steaming hot breakfast sure to give the whole family the energy they need for a day full of activities!

First stop, the boathouse. The water is calm, the air is cool and it’s the perfect time to kayak. Keep an eye out for loons and other wildlife!

Now that they day is in full swing it’s time for some healthy competition. Grab the family and get a game of basketball, volleyball or softball started! Don’t quite feel like breaking a sweat? Shuffleboard and archery will test your skills! Continue reading “A Day at the Bay”

Let’s Have A Reunion! Ok, Now What?

IMG_6811This holiday season, between bites of turkey and passing the potatoes, you somehow got crowned the official planner of your next family reunion! Everyone loves a good family reunion but not everyone enjoys planning one.

Don’t worry though, we’re here to help!

Step 1: Have some dates in mind

Picking dates that work for the entire family can be difficult. It is important to remember that you might not be able to make everyone happy; and that’s okay. First, decide what time of year would work for most people and pick a few date ranges to work with. Being flexible is important when booking at any location in case there is limited availability.

Step 2: Choosing your venue

What is important to your family? There are many aspects to think about when choosing a venue. Programming, accommodation types, location and budget are all things to keep in mind while comparing your options. Research the activities that each venue has to offer and decide which ones are most compatible with the majority of your family. By process of elimination you will find the best fit!

Continue reading “Let’s Have A Reunion! Ok, Now What?”

Fall Into Fun

10-15-08 006If you’re looking for something exciting to do over Columbus Day weekend – look no further and fall into fun with our weekend schedule that’s packed with ghoulishly great activities for all ages.

Carnivals, Campfires, and Haunted Trails, Oh my.

Friday – 10/6/17

  • 7:00PM – 12:00AM Haunted Trail (Starting at the Nature Trail located behind Fisher Gymnasium)
  • 8:00PM – 9:00PM Trivia Night (Located in the Store)
  • 8:30PM – 9:30PM Campfire with S’mores (Located at the Bay Beach Fire pit)
  • 10:00PM – 11:00PM Candlelight Tour of Campus (Starting on the Inn Porch) Continue reading “Fall Into Fun”