Whiteface Lodge is a premier Lake Placid family resort, offering a signature complimentary children’s program, Kamp Kanu. This on-site adventure camp is perfect for guests to enjoy during their stay, ensuring kids will have a blast and that their parents can get away and have some fun of their own.
This service is available via our Concierge service and requires advance reservations due to limited availability. To sign up for Kamp Kanu, please call us at 518-523-0503.
After Labor Day we offer Kamp Kanu for children ages 3-10. On Saturdays the morning session runs 10 am – 12 pm and the afternoon session runs 1 pm – 3 pm. A box lunch will also be available for additional fee of $12 from 12 pm – 1 pm. On Sundays we offer morning session only 10 am – 12 pm.
We offer extended Kamp Kanu schedule during holiday periods. Please contact Concierge for details.
Kamp Kanu is a complimentary children’s program offered seven days a week during the summer months for children ages 3-14. Morning session for ages 3-10 runs 9:30 am – 12 pm and afternoon session runs 1 pm – 3:30 pm. A box lunch will also be available for additional fee of $12 from 12 pm – 1 pm. Kids will make new friends and play indoors and outdoors, with each program being led by highly qualified and trained counselors. The schedule changes daily and offers something for every child. Sample activities include: games, relays & races, tag games, obstacle courses, orienteering, treasure hunts, spy games and more. Indoor activities include scavenger hunts, games, arts & crafts, storytelling, science experiments, movies, Wii, and more. Children ages 11-14 will participate in a full day program, between 9:30 am and 3:30 pm, a $15 lunch is provided. This group will adventure off the property and will go hiking, canoeing and kayaking. This program will be cancelled in case of inclement weather.
Please note this is a drop off program. Due to NYS Childcare Requirements, Kamp Kanu must have a minimum of two participants in order to run. The program will be cancelled if only one child is enrolled.
Children must be potty trained and self sufficient in going to the restroom. Participants must follow the rules and keep up with the group. We reserves the rights (and this is for all ages) to call the parents if child is not cooperating. Child will have to be picked up right there and most likely will be removed from KK for the rest of their stay.
If you wish to add lunch option for your children, the cost is $12 per lunch. The lunch form needs to be filled out upon dropping off children at the camp. If children will not be eating lunch at camp, parents must pick them up and make other arrangement between 12 PM and 1 PM.
Cancellation Policy: If you wish to cancel your child's participation in Kamp Kanu please advise at the very latest by 9 AM the morning of. Failure to do so will result in removal from all remaining Kamp Kanu reservations. To cancel please contact Front Desk or Concierge.
In addition to Kamp Kanu, we also offer an evening program for children, Sunset Club, designed to offer parents the opportunity to enjoy a fine dining experience in KANU Restaurant while their children simultaneously enjoy a pizza dinner and an evening of fun themed activities and games. Sunset Club is offered 6 pm – 9 pm for children ages 5-10. The cost is $30 for the first child, $20 for the second, and $10 for each additional sibling per family.
The Sunset Club program runs Friday and Saturday evenings and holiday periods throughout the year, and daily during the Summer beginning the last weekend in June until Labor Day. This service is available via our concierge service and requires advance reservations due to limited availability. To sign up for The Sunset Club, please call us at 518-523-0503.
Cancelation policy: Please advise by 3 PM if you wish to cancel your child's participation in Sunset Club. Non-cancellation by 3 PM will incur a $10 charge per person.
Due to NYS Childcare Requirements, Sunset Club MUST have a minimum of two participants in order to run. The program will be cancelled if only one child is enrolled.