WHAT: Join GraceYouth and nearly 300 other middle and high school students from the Metro New York Area for a weekend filled with games, sports, singing, dancing, skits, teaching, small group discussions, giant swings, climbing walls, zip lines, a giant game room, and more!
WHERE: The Great Escape is held at the beautiful Young Life Retreat Center at Lake Champion in Glen Spey, NY.
WHEN: We will leave from Grace Presbyterian Church at 1PM on Friday, January 10th and return around 6:30PM on Sunday, January 12th.
THIS REQUIRES EARLY DISMISSAL FROM SCHOOL. PLEASE MAKE SURE TO CHECK EXAM SCHEDULES BEFORE REGISTERING FOR THIS TRIP.
FOOD: Please eat lunch before you arrive on Friday. Also, everyone will need money or a packed dinner for Friday, as well as some cash for a meal on the way home on Sunday. All other meals will be provided throughout the weekend.
COST: The "early bird" cost of the trip is $200 if you register by Sunday, December 15th. If you register after December 15th, the cost will be $225. Please register ASAP as space is limited.
HOW TO REGISTER: To register, fill out the online registration by clicking the button below.
Once you have registered your child by following the link above, you can click here to print and fill out the consent form required for each student attending The Great Escape. Please return this form to Lesley Middlekauff via her email (
Please contact Lesley Middlekauff with any questions at (631)726-6100 or