Car via I-87 North
● Take Exit 24 for Bolton Landing-Riverbank Rd.
● Turn right onto Bolton Landing-Riverbank Rd.
● Turn left onto NY-9N N
● Slight right onto SilverBay Rd.
● Silver Bay YMCA Conference and Family Retreat Center will beon the left
Buses from major cities stop south of Silver Bay in Lake George Village and Glens Falls, New York.
Albany, NY and Burlington, VT airports are served by both commuter and major airlines, with connections from anywhere in the nation.
Two Amtrak trains per daystop in Ticonderoga(20 minutes north of Silver Bay) year-round. One departing from Penn Station in NYC and one arriving at Penn Station in NYC. All trains stop at the Albany/Rensselaer station to travel north to Ticonderoga.
Reservations (April 1st deadline)
After registering for the 2023 Northeast Reiki Retreat, you will need to contact the Silver Bay YMCA Conference & Family Retreat Center for room and board reservations no later than April 1st. Please book your accommodations directly with the YMCA, via phone 1-(518)-543-8415. Remember to mention that you're with the Northeast Reiki Retreat when you call, to get the special retreat rate.(Online lodging reservations coming soon!)
If you have registration questions contact them by email at gro.yabrevlis%40snoitavreser. More information can be found on their website: https://silverbay.org/accommodations/. You can also join the Northeast Reiki Retreat Facebook Group and ask others about room shares.
Check In: Starts at 4:00 p.m. at the front desk located in the InnCheck Out: By 12:00 p.m. (Noon) at the front desk located in the Inn
About Silver Bay
Silver Bay YMCA Conference and Family Retreat Center is located on the shores of Lake George in Upstate New York. The waterfront campus is 700-acres of fun within the Adirondack Park of New York State. Silver Bay offers an array of meeting spaces; ranging from quaint enclosed pavilions and historic halls to a 700-person auditorium. The center has hiking trails, a fitness center, coin operated laundry room, vending machines, gift shop, and ample parking. The YMCA Triangle of Spirit, Mind, and Body captures the essence of the whole person who is living an integrated life. The Silver Bay YMCA is committed to helping people grow on their spiritual journey.
Silver Bay has a variety of accommodations from guest rooms with private and shared bathrooms in historic buildings, private cottages located on the periphery of the campus or brand new air conditioned rooms. In order to maintain a tranquil atmosphere, rooms are not equipped with phones or televisions. There is wireless internet access across most of the campus. Please consult with the Silver Bay Reservations Staff by phone at 1-(518)-543-8415. They will assist you in making your reservation.
Meals are included in the rates for guests staying on the Silver Bay Campus unless otherwise indicated or arranged. They offer delicious, well-balanced, buffet-style meals for guests, served in the Dining Hall. Silver Bay also provides gluten-free, vegetarian, vegan and fish options. If you have special dietary needs, please download and complete this Special Diet Request Form and send to gro.yabrevlis%40ecivresdoof no later than two weeks before your arrival.
Dining Hall Schedule
Please note: Dinner is your first meal upon check-in and is from 5:30 p.m.-7:00 p.m. If you plan to arrive later than 6:15 p.m. please eat before-hand. You can purchase light snacks and drinks in vending machines on the first floor of the Inn and guest laundry room.