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Camp Babcock-Hovey - Eagle Lodge

With hotel-like accommodations, this is Camp Babcock-Hovey's most popular space. Amenities include climate controlled lodge with a full kitchen, extra-large conference room, and five full bathrooms. Sleeping capacity for 32, main bunkroom with 14 beds and 6 additional rooms with 3 beds each. 5 full bathrooms add a touch of comfort to a long weekend. the oversized porch is equipped with additional tables and benches. Perfect space for Cub Scouts.

Conference space can accommodate up to 60 people, with ability to split into 3 separate spaces plus an outside covered patio, available folding chairs and tables, and year round easy access parking. The oversized porch is equipped with additional tables and benches.

Sleeping Capacity: 32 bunks (if additional space is needed, we highly suggest checking out Memorial Lodge, Tuscarora Lean-to Campsite or Cayuga Lean-to campsites {See Package Deals}). No tents can be set up on the parade field or behind Eagle Lodge due to Leach Fields in the Area. Please rent an additional campsite if you are planning on tent camping.

Restrooms: 5 full bathrooms with flush toilets and showers

Kitchen: Fridge w/ freezer, stovetop oven, kitchen sink, dishes for about 40 people, and various cooking utensils

Water: Water available inside year round.

Heat: Climate Controlled

Outdoor Fires: One fire ring is placed at the site. Do not create additional fire pits.

Firewood: Firewood is available to purchase - it can be preordered online with your rental under (programs/ fees). Currently no outside firewood is allowed into Camp.

Tables and Chairs: Enough tables and chairs to seat 60 people inside, 2 picnic tables available outside along with several benches.

Parking: Limited parking available in parking lot nearby. Any cars that do not fit in the Eagle Lodge parking lot will need to be parked in the main parking lot. No parking is allowed on the road at anytime.

Telephone/Wifi: Cell phone service is available throughout camp. Limited Wifi is avaiable for unit leaders. Please contact the Campmaster in case of emergencies.

Clean-up: Leave No Trace. Cleaning products available within bulding - just ask Campmaster. Please sweep and mop building. Bathrooms should be left clean and free of trash.

Garbage & Recyclables: Babcock-Hovey is a carry-in carry-out camp. Please provide your own trash bags.

Location: 42°39'59.19"N 76°52'19.08"W

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Handicap Friendly
Facility Amenities

Camp Use Policy Back to Top

The Scout oath and law should be followed when staying on Seneca Waterways Council camp properties.

Check In Procedure Back to Top

Must check in at the Campmaster's billet which is located in the Annex area of the Dining Hall in Main Camp. Directional signs will direct you to check in at the camp office once you enter camp. If Campmaster is not available you can also check in with the Camp Ranger.

Check Out Procedure Back to Top

Must check out with Campmaster. If Campmaster is not available you can also check out with the Camp Ranger.

Cancellation Policy Back to Top

Off Season Camp Reservation Refund Procedure

With a recognition that sometimes even the best-laid plans need to be adjusted and that financial resources for our units are precious, the following camp reservation refund procedure is in place for all non-summer camp facility reservations.Each reservation fee includes a 50% non-refundable deposit which will be forfeit upon cancelation. 

  • More than 60 Days until Reservation: A refund of 50% of fees paid will be issued.
  • Less than 60 Days until Reservation:  No refund will be provided unless the facility is booked by another group on the date of your reservation.

If the camp closes because of weather, units will be contacted by the camping team. If the camp closes a full refund or a full credit for a future reservation within the same calendar year will be made. 

The future reservation must be booked within two weeks of the time of cancellation.

All cancellations and rebooking must be done by speaking with our Camping and Program support staff by calling 585-241-8545. 

Cleaning Policy Back to Top

If excessive cleaning is required, the campmaster or ranger will communicate to your party prior to your departure. The group can remain on site and return the facility to a clean condition or the cleaning fee will be applied. If your group leaves prior to being checked out by the ranger or campmaster, a cleaning fee may be added if excessive cleaning is required. In Scouting, be sure to always leave your campround cleaner than how you found it.