You child’s summer at Camp Dunnabeck

Dear Parents:

Welcome to Camp Dunnabeck. The Parent Portal gives you access to all the information you need to plan for your child’s summer at Camp Dunnabeck. Much of the information is provided on this page. Once your child is enrolled, you will be given a password to access additional information like your child’s schedule and photos of camp via the Parent Portal Login button (below).

Camp Overview

Saturday, June 27  – Registration Day

Monday, June 29 – Academic and Activity Program Begins! 
Testing will be held on the first day of camp.

Friday, July 17 –  Parents’ Day and Open Weekend begins
All campers depart for Open Weekend

Sunday, July 19 – Boarding campers return between 4 and 8 p.m.

Monday, July 20 – Academic and Activities program resumes.

Friday, July 31 – Last day of camp
All campers must depart by 2 p.m.

Download the complete Camp Dunnabeck Calendar 2020

Transportation to Camp Dunnabeck’s new location at The Marvelwood School Campus:

The Marvelwood campus is located approximately two hours from New York City, and three from Boston. The School is one and a half hours west of Hartford, CT. Airports convenient to the School are La Guardia and JFK International in New York CIty, Bradley International in Hartford, CT., Westchester Airport in White Plains, NY, and Newburgh Airport in Duchess County, NY.

Metro North train service is accessible within fifteen minutes of campus.

Please note that GPS and Internet map directions may direct you along dirt roads, which in some cases is the most direct route. These roads are generally well-maintained and easily-traversable. If you prefer to avoid them, use the following address: 24 North Main Street, Kent, CT, which is the center of the Town of Kent. Then, input the school address: 476 Skiff Mountain Road, Kent, CT. It’s about 10 minutes from the center of Kent to campus.

FROM NEW YORK CITY/WHITE PLAINS (APPROX. 2 HOURS):

Take I-684 North (from the Saw Mill River Parkway or from I-287) to the end, where it becomes two-lane highway Route 22. Follow 22 North, passing through Pawling, NY. In Wingdale, NY, bear right onto Route 55 East, and follow this to its end, in Gaylordsville, CT. Make a left onto Route 7 North to Kent, CT.

Once in Kent, turn left at the stoplight and monument onto Route 341 West. Cross the bridge over the Housatonic River and make an immediate right onto Skiff Mountain Road. Go 4.5 miles (7 km) to the top of the hill, and make a right at the Marvelwood sign.

FROM BOSTON (APPROX. 3 HOURS) AND HARTFORD (APPROX. 1.5 HOURS):

Take the Massachusetts Turnpike to Sturbridge, MA and I-84 South/West towards Hartford, CT. Travel through Hartford on I-84 West to Exit 38: Farmington and Route 4 West. Follow Route 4 West to Cornwall Bridge, CT, and bear left onto Route 7 South. Follow Route 7 South to Kent.

Once in Kent, turn right at the stoplight and monument onto Route 341 West. Cross the bridge over the Housatonic River and make an immediate right onto Skiff Mountain Road. Go 4.5 miles (7 km) to the top of the hill, and make a right at the Marvelwood sign.

FROM FAIRFIELD, CT (APPROX. 1.5 HOURS):

Take Route 7 North to Danbury, CT, where it joins briefly with I-84 East. Follow I-84 East/Route 7 to Exit 7 and continue on Route 7 North through New Milford, CT to the town of Kent.

Once in Kent, turn left at the stoplight and monument onto Route 341 West. Cross the bridge over the Housatonic River and make an immediate right onto Skiff Mountain Road. Go 4.5 miles (7 km) to the top of the hill, and make a right at the Marvelwood sign.

FROM BRADLEY INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT (APPROX. 1.5 HOURS):

Take Route 20 West toward Granby, CT. Follow Route 20 West to Route 219. Make a left onto Route 219. In Barkhamsted, CT, bear right onto Route 318. Follow Route 318 to its end and make a right onto Route 44 West. Follow Route 44 West to Route 8 South. In Torrington, take Exit 44 and make a right onto Route 4 West. Follow Route 4 West to Cornwall Bridge, CT, and bear left onto Route 7 South. Follow Route 7 South to Kent.

Once in Kent, turn right at the stoplight and monument onto Route 341 West. Cross the bridge over the Housatonic River and make an immediate right onto Skiff Mountain Road. Go 4.5 miles (7 km) to the top of the hill, and make a right at the Marvelwood sign.

FROM ALBANY (APPROX. 2 HOURS):

Take the New York Thruway (Route 90 East) to the Taconic Parkway South to the exit for Route 23 East/Hillsdale, NY. In Hillsdale, make a right onto NY Route 22 South and follow to Amenia, NY. In Amenia, turn left at the light onto Route 343 East to Sharon, CT. In Sharon, proceed through the four-way stop (clock tower on far right corner) onto Route 4 East. Follow Route 4 East to Cornwall Bridge, CT and bear right onto Route 7 South. Follow Route 7 South to Kent.

Once in Kent, turn right at the stoplight and monument onto Route 341 West. Cross the bridge over the Housatonic River and make an immediate right onto Skiff Mountain Road. Go 4.5 miles (7 km) to the top of the hill, and make a right at the Marvelwood sign.

Camp Academics

Camp Academics

Camp Activities

Camp Activities

Camp Life

Camp Life

Admissions

Admissions

Camp Dunnabeck

New Location:  476 Skiff Mountain Road, Kent, Connecticut 06757 on the campus of The Marvelwood School

Mailing Addresss:  425 Morse Hill Road, Amenia, New York 12501

Contact for the Camp Office: campoffice@kildonan.org (845) 373-8111