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Camp Harkness - Hurricane Irene Update

Initial cleanup from Hurricane Irene at Camp Harkness is complete.  Camp Harkness will reopen on Friday September 2nd.  Power has been restored throughout Camp and the beach will be open over the Labor Day Weekend with lifeguards on duty between 9am and 5pm.  The bathhouse and picnic pavilions are also open for the Holiday weekend.  There is no accessible boardwalk leading to the beach however a beach wheelchair is available for use if needed.  Individuals and groups with prior reservations for cabins, tent/RV sites, and group picnics may arrive at Camp after 12 noon on Friday 9/2/11.  For more information please call Camp Harkness at 860-443-7818