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The Great Gay Geek Retreat

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Free Your Inner Geek

NEWCOMERS RATE of $195 includes all food lodging and activities! Take the train or Bus to Albany, NY and a volunteer can pick you up ! (see below for more details)

For the fourth year in a row, gay geeks will be gathering at Easton Mountain for a weekend of relaxation, exploration, and geeky fun! Join us for star talks, creative workshops, bonfires, horror movies, outdoor games and more! Whether your passions lie in fantasy RPGs, sci-fi novels, genre movies, comic books, video games, or any other other corner of the pop-culture landscape, you’ll enjoy getting your geek on with like-minded enthusiasts! Bring your friends! Bring your cape! Bring your sense of adventure! It’s never felt better to be a geek!


Rates and Accommodations

All rates include housing, food and programming unless  otherwise noted. Bookings are per person per bed.

  • Newbie Special: $195
    Special discount for guests who haven't been to Easton before. Good for a quad or garden cabin bunk (best available on first come first served basis).
  • Commuter: $275
    Does not include Housing. Use this option if you want to attend the programming and have meals, but wish to stay off campus.
  • Tent Camping: $295
    Bring your own tent!  Bathrooms facilities in the Lodge, 500 ft away.
  • Garden Cabin: $395
    Dormitory style with 5 bunk beds that can sleep up to 10 people. Bathrooms facilities in the Lodge, 500 ft away.
  • Quad: $445
    Each quad room has two sets of bunk beds. its own bathroom and a shower. You may be sharing with up to 3 other guests.
  • Semi Private: $595
    Each semi-private room has 2 beds, a bathroom and shower. You may be sharing with 1 other guest.

Getting to Easton Mountain. 

There are several options for getting to Easton Mountain:

  • Easton Mountain is located in the Hudson Valley approximately 30 miles North of Albany, New York and  conveniently located within a three-hour drive of Boston, New York City, and Montreal.  See below for turn by turn directions.

    To set up your GPS,  use the following address:  391 Herrington Hill Road, Greenwich, NY 12834

  • You can fly into the  Albany  airport, take the Megabus or AMTRAK to Albany (Rensselaer Station), or take the Greyhound/Trailways to Albany

    [We can usually arrange for a volunteer to pick you up.  Click here for more information: Rides to Easton Mountain]

  • If you would like to make your own car service arrangements, you can call  Steve's Classic Taxi at  518 677 2503

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