Directions to Camp Givah

Camp Givah is located on 250 acres in the scenic Helderberg Mountains, 20 miles from Albany. Featuring a large recreation hall, playground, swimming pool, athletic fields, arts and crafts building, Gan (3 - 5 yr. olds) building and Kosher kitchen, the camp is set amid rolling hills, woods, streams and a private lake.

When the Camp is in operation, you can contact the Camp office at 872-2425.

Directions to Camp

From New Scotland Avenue:

  1. Take New Scotland Ave. West (away from the city of Albany).  This becomes Route 85 West.
  2. Take 85 West through the town of New Scotland until you reach the Stewarts shop directly in front of you.  Make a right (this is still 85 West).
  3. Follow 85 West for 5 miles.  You will see a “Welcome to Westerlo” sign.
  4. Take the next right after the sign, which is Joslyn School Rd. (Camp Givah sign on left).
  5. Take a left (after 0.7 miles) onto Camp Rd.  Follow into camp and check in at the Main Office.

From Delaware Avenue:

Follow Delaware Ave West past Five Rivers Environmental Center.  You will come to a Stewarts on the left.  Continue onto Route 85.  Go to #3 listed above.