Visit Echo Lake Camp



You can now register by mail using a printed paper form and a check or you can register using an electronic form and credit card/ paypal payment.

To Register by mail your registration must include:

  1. Completed registration form
  2. Signed release form for each member of your party
  3. Deposit of $200 per person via check made payable to AMC Echo Lake Camp, payable in US funds
  4. Business-size self-addressed stamped envelope

To Register electronically you must:

  1. Complete the On-Line Registration form
  2. Make your deposit payment at the end of the Registration form
  3. Complete the release form for each member of your party and mail or send a scanned copy to the camp Registrar - addresses listed above

Questions? Email Elly at

Mailing Address Between November and May

Elly Preston
118 Camp Creek Circle
Hendersonville, TN 37075

Mailing Address Between June and October

Elly Preston
PO Box 219
Mt. Desert, ME 04660


Registration Form

To visit Echo Lake Camp, fill out this registration form and submit it starting January 2.

Release Form

All visitors to Echo Lake Camp must also complete a release of liability form.

Camp Map

Other Links


The Appalachian Mountain Club is America's oldest conservation and recreation organization. Its website provides information about chapters, activities, lodgings, membership and much more.

AMC Volunteer
Trail Crew

The AMC invites people of all ages to help maintain more than 1,400 miles of trails including the Appalachian Trail (AT).

National Park Service

The national park service maintains a lot of useful information about visiting Acadia National Park and other great natural preserves.

Friends of Acadia

Friends of Acadia is a conservation organization with the mission to protect the outstanding natural beauty, ecological vitality, and cultural distinctiveness of Acadia National Park and the surrounding communities, and thereby to ensure a high quality experience for visitors and residents. Its website describes Mt. Desert Island's ecology and the organization's activities.