Top Ten Reasons

Summer of Your Life

As a Southwoods summer camp counselor you will have opportunities to learn, grow, and play all summer long. Below, we have outlined the Top 10 reasons to become a part of the Southwoods Way this summer.

1.You will get to know people from around the world this summer.
2.You will spend your summer working and playing in the Adirondack Mountains of New York.
3.You will share your talents of juggling, story telling, or guitar playing with the entire camp this summer.
4.You will learn a tremendous amount about working with children in an exciting and energetic summer atmosphere.
5.You will experience new things such as caving, scaling the climbing wall, or sailing across Paradox Lake in the summer sun.
6.You will be part of a supportive team dedicated to creating amazing summers.
7.You will have the opportunity to make a positive difference in a child’s life while they do the same to you.
8.You will spend your days off this summer exploring the endless opportunities that surround Southwoods; Schroon Lake, Montreal, Burlington, Lake Placid, the Adirondack High Peaks, and much more!
9.A Southwoods counselor loves to PLAY, LAUGH, SMILE, AND CREATE LIFE LONG MEMORIES.
10.Campsickness will occur after your Southwoods Summer, while you count down the days until you return!


Staff Application

Learn, Grow, Play

"I have gained responsibility, respect for others, and leadership skills."

“Like always, it rocked!”
- Johnny

“I love the atmosphere, and would recommend anyone I know to work here.”
– Josh

"Meeting amazing people and working with some awesome children!"

Summer Address:
532 NYS, Route 74
Paradox, NY 12858
Telephone: 518-532-7717

Winter Address:
PO Box 201
Granite Springs, NY 10527
Telephone: 914-214-8780
Fax: 914-245-1683

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