NYAAE Conference Lodging
Oswegatchie Educational Center | Croghan, NY | www.oswegatchie.org
The 2017 Professional Development Conference for Agricultural Educators will be hosted at the Oswegatchie Educational Center. The educational center located in Croghan, New York is nestled on 1,200 acres of wooded land within the Adirondack Park.
Oswegatchie is owned and operated by the New York FFA Leadership Training Foundation, Inc. The center operates as a youth campduring the summer months and is open throughout the year as an educational, recreational retreat center.
Pack your bags | Oswegatchie does not provide bedding or towels.
· Bedding: sleeping bag, pillow, single bed sheet
· Warm clothes for cool days and evenings (jeans and sweatshirts)
· Casual summer clothes for all workshops and sessions (shorts and shirts)
· One dress outfit for the awards banquet (coat and tie for men, pant suit or dress for women)
· Hiking boots & sneakers
· Bath towel
We want this conference to be a pleasant and rewarding experience for teachers and their families. Due to the unique nature of this conference several lodging
options will be provided to our participants. All facilities are rustic but clean.
The following accommodations will be available on a first come, first serve basis, so REGISTER early!
Sutliff Conference Center has 10 double occupancy rooms. There are two shared shower and bath facilities. In addition there are two dormitories which will sleep up to 24 persons in each.
Foster Lodge has 4 bedrooms downstairs, and 4 bunk beds upstairs. The building can
comfortably hold 14 people, but has a maximum sleeping capacity of 24 people. There are 2 bathrooms downstairs, one of which is fully handicap accessible.
Widrick Lodge has 10 rooms that can accommodate 2 to 4 people per room. There are two shared bath facilities. Guests may also use the adjacent shower houses on the property. The main dining room is on the main level of this building.
Cabin space in the main camp area can accommodate 2 to 6 people each. All cabins have electricity, and some have water. Shower and bath facilities are within walking distance of all cabins.
Camping/Rustic Cabin Facilities Oswegatchie has many facilities for tents and trailers. In addition we have eleven campsites with three rustic cabins, lean-tos, and fire pits that can sleep up to 15 people. Shower and bathing facilities are within the main camp area. Individuals who choose this option for lodging will receive a $60 discount.