Image for article Your next romantic getaway? Summer camp

Your next romantic getaway? Summer camp 07/18/2013 If the bearded nouveau woodsmen of our moment have one thing right, it’s this: nature is meant to be enjoyed comfortably. Casually. With a flagon of wine and a hike into the woods — if only as far as your chocolate-covered blueberries from Trader Joe’s will take you.

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Johnsburg campground singled out by Times 05/17/2013   Adirondackers might snicker at the term “glamping,” but David Webb seems to be getting the last laugh. The entrepreneur, who launched his version of glamorous camping in 2011, has captured the attention of The New York Times. In January, the Adirondack Mountains, and specifically Webb’s Camp Orenda in Johnsburg, made the Sunday Travel section’s …

Image for article Orenda Rated #1 for Top Romantic Weekend Getaways for New Yorkers

Orenda Rated #1 for Top Romantic Weekend Getaways for New Yorkers 03/07/2013 A new trend in camping that combines "roughing it" with a more luxurious environment is on display at places like Camp Orenda, a luxury "glamping" site that recently opened in the Adirondack State Park.

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Weekend Getaways: Fall Foliage Glamping 10/30/2012 There’s a small window each fall when sleeping in the great outdoors still has appeal: the air is crisp but not cold, the sky is shockingly blue, and the trees are showing their colors.

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Five of the Most Expensive Campsites in the U.S. 10/30/2012 You won’t build up any backcountry cred at these posh spots, but even the most hardcore need a little time off. Here are our favorite places to camp in style.

Image for article Glamping - Roughing it in style at Camp Orenda

Glamping - Roughing it in style at Camp Orenda 08/29/2012 Ever wanted to step into a Gilded-Age camping pho­tograph? You know the scene: fancy folks reclining on the porch of an Adirondack platform tent, servants waiting off-frame to see to their every comfort.

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One last fling 08/26/2012 What's on your summer bucket list? Check out ours for some end-of-season ideas. The last day of summer — Sept. 20 — seems pretty far off, if you follow your traditional desk calendar.

Image for article Luxury Camping: 5 Places to Go ‘Glamping’ in the U.S.

Luxury Camping: 5 Places to Go ‘Glamping’ in the U.S. 07/12/2012 If you’ve never heard of it before, “glamping” is exactly what it sounds like: traditional camping with a little glam. As a woman who was once the girl who requested a “clean stick” on which to roast her marshmallow during a family camping adventure, I understand the appeal of glamping.

Image for article This week’s wanderlust… Camp Orenda

06/30/2012 Camping without any of the work near Lake George? Um, yes please. With four canvas tents like the one above, that’s just what family-friendly Camp Orenda offers.