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​For more than 60 years, Young Life has set the standard by building state-of-the-art, comfortable, well-designed facilities that reflect God’s glorious creation. At Saranac, we offer outstanding lodging, amenities and personalized service at competitive and affordable rates. We enjoy sharing our property with Young Life and other non-profit groups throughout the school year. To find out more about booking Saranac for your next event, contact us​ today.


Camp is available for select group rentals year-round.

Main camp is available from May through November 15.

Winter Lodges are available November 15- April.


We work hard to ensure that our prices match your budget.
Please request a no-obligation​ quote today. Pricing is based on the number of people in our group, the number of nights you will spend at camp and number of catered and dining room meals.

We welcome non-profit, church or service ​groups! 

How to Book

Contact the Saranac Village office today!

Saranac Village office 518-891-3010

Additional Info

Venue Uses: Conferences, Training events, Educational retreats, Women's retreats, Men's Retreats, College retreats, High school retreats, Junior high retreats, Ski trips, Staff retreats, etc. (restricted to non‐profit groups such as churches, parachurch organizations, schools and other 501(c)(3) organizations)

We are family friendly!

Please remember that we do not allow alcohol anywhere in camp.


  • Two Snack Bars
  • Stunning Grounds
  • Beaches with Swimming (seasonal)
  • Game Room
  • Free Parking
  • A/V and Meeting Spaces
  • Disk Golf Course
  • Basketball Gym
  • Outdoor field games and sports fields
  • Restful Housing Options
  • Young Life Camp Store
  • High-quality Menu Offerings

Housing Options

Camper Dorms

We offer five beautiful dorm facilities, each room is more unique than the others. ​ Many of our dorms offer new renovated bathroom facilities. ​

Loon Lodge

Loon Lodge, our newest living quarters, is complete with a fireplace and lounge which can accommodate either staff or campers.  Each of the four rooms has their own private bathroom and can house 12 people.

Guide House

Comfy lounge, large kitchen and 11 bedrooms that can sleep a total of 40 people make the Guide House a great place for staff to spend their visit at Saranac Village.

Ausable Inn

Ausable is our adult guest lodge during the summer months. It has a kitchen and lounge area with a fireplace. Each bedroom includes a private bathroom.


Stay in one of our dorms filled with bunk beds and get ready for incredible food to be served in the dining hall.

Grab a milkshake or Saranac soda at the Lean-To, play ping pong in the game room and get excited for club in Prospect Point!


Take a ride with your friends on a 4 person tube, or get behind one of our boats to wakeboard, waterski or wake surf!

Take a kayak, paddle board or canoe out on the lake, or grab some friends and go sailing.

Soar in the clouds over Upper Saranac Lake above one of our parasailing boats!

Play pool, shuffle board or ping pong in our game room, a round of disc golf on our 18-hole course, basketball, volleyball, soccer or octoball, or simply relax in the hammock grove.!


We welcome kids of all abilities to our camps. ​ At Saranac, all of our main buildings are accessible to strollers or wheelchairs, and we have a handful of cabins that are designed to be accessible (special housing needs may be requested by your child's trip leader).

Walkways around upper camp are paved. We will also do our best to help every guest participate in activities. We want every kid to have the best week of their life as they come to camp!

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