Timber Lake Camp

Shandaken, NY View map Visit website
Rating 4.5 out of 5
   13 reviews
$19k - $27k For 100 Guests


$19k - $27k For 100 Guests

Timber Lake Camp is a sprawling elite summer camp in the beautiful Catskill Mountains of New York. This rustic wedding venue offers a serene and private location for couples to exchange vows and celebrate their special day. Sitting on 500 acres of land, the venue is located approximately an hour and a half from the Albany International Airport, near Hunter Mountain.

Facilities and Capacity
Couples can transform their special day into a wedding weekend getaway with up to 500 guests at Timber Lake Camp. The venue offers a number of indoor and outdoor locations on its property. Couples can wed in front of one of the venue’s two lakes or could choose to say their I do’s in the assembly hall under wooden rafters. A reception can occur in an open field or in the Adirondack Dining Hall. The cabin-style rooms and warmly colored wooden structures give a cozy and romantic feeling to any ceremony or reception.

Services Offered
Couples and their guests can enjoy an entire weekend at Timber Lake Camp, with outdoor activities to keep everyone entertained. On the day of the wedding, the venue provides a number of services to make your celebration complete. Some of these include setup, cleanup, event rentals, lighting and sound equipment, and ample parking for your convenience. This location also has overnight accommodations for up to 500 of your treasured guests. You can wind down from your festivities in total relaxation at this beautiful property.

Frequently Asked Questions

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Describe your venue:

Country/Golf Club

What kind of settings are available?

Covered Outdoor
Uncovered Outdoor
Scenic Views

Which of the following wedding events does your venue service?


What event services do you offer?

All Inclusive Packages
Catering Services
Clean Up
Get Ready Rooms
Liability Insurance
Outside Vendors
Pet Friendly
Set Up

What bar services do you provide?

Outside Alcohol

What event items are available?

Audio Equipment
Dance Floor

What transportation and access is available?

Wheelchair Access

What months are included in your peak season?


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    Jasmine Married on 09/18/2021
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    A one of a kind wedding get-a-way weekend!

    We were drawn to have our wedding at Timber Lake Camp (TLC) after seeing a video of a previous wedding there! We reached out to this couple and they assured us it was the most magical weekend they ever had, and we in turn became friends and went all-in on our camp wedding. We were all set to wed in Fall of 2020, but then COVID hit, we were panicked about what to do, but Meredith of the TLC events team held our hand, listened to our concerns, and even helped to arrange to reschedule our wedding to the Fall of 2021 without any hassle or additional costs.We were so relieved and grateful!

    So, now on to the lead-up to our wedding weekend! The TLC team was a delight to work with on site tours, Scott was super knowledgeable and laid back, and Reggie won us over with his intimate understanding of the camp paired with his enthusiasm and charm! They were great at keeping our planner in the loop and always had a team approach from start to finish. We are a very laid-back couple, so the TLC approach to planning was the perfect fit for us, as they are not micro-managers they serve up what they offer and then match your needs and energy.

    When the start of our wedding weekend began, we and our guests were greeted and directed to our cabins with warmth and care. Our welcome events were amazing. The barbeque was flawless with Reggie at the helm! We hosted a Roller Disco at the Timber Dome (TLC's roller-hockey rink). The music system worked well, Scott was such a great help at making this all come to life, and it really was a dream come true. My only note would be to practice walkie-talkie communication with the staff at your venue tours, because it can become a little tricky to acclimate and make multiple welcome events run smoothly (In our case, barbeque, roller disco, and bonfire).

    Now for the main event, the day went off without a hitch! Reggie and crew were at the helm for breakfast, and all of our guests fell in love with him. The activities for the day involved the waterfront, pool, zip line, and adventure course. The team at each activity station was more than gracious and helpful whilst always keeping safety at the forefront. Special shout-out to the zip-line and adventure course team for really allowing for flexibility for our guests. The ceremony and wedding reception were expertly prepared by the TLC staff and our vendors. All seating was set to our specifications, they really made that day easy for us by ushering and helping guests down the ceremony site and reception sites. The show stopper was definitely the saddleback mountain that served as the backdrop for our wedding and reflected creating a mirror image in the lake! Our ceremony and subsequent reception were absolutely magical, they managed to be a little elevated, a little casual, but all together unforgettable! The majority of our guests had never been to a camp wedding and were completely blown away by the experience and now over a month later I am still getting constant texts from guests saying that they're dreaming of going back to TLC. The weekend was absolutely transformative and it's everything that getting married should be it was a relaxing environment for folks to let their guard down, connect with each other, and celebrate not only the love of the couple getting married but love in general. I would get married there again if I could.
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    Hillary Married on 09/02/2018
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    Everything about the weekend – the support and help from Jordan and his team, the food, the activities, the quality of the cabins and beauty and cleanliness of the camp – exceeded our expectations. The weekend was better than my husband, family, friends and I ever could have imagined and I would not change a single thing. From the moment we reached out to the camp, Jordan Cooper was professional, responsive, and provided us with enough information that we felt 100% confident moving forward with planning our dream camp wedding. Jordan provided us with information on vendors for rentals, reception servers, he invited us to visit the camp on every occasion we asked, and was quick to answer my questions. Jordan’s Google Drive planner helped us to organize the weekend timeline, menus, and cabins, and this support was huge in easing my pre-wedding anxiety. When the wedding weekend came, all staff at the camp was extremely accommodating and did not set any restrictions on how we wanted the weekend to run. TLC staff was readily accessible to help out our guests including those who needed a golf cart to get around. They made sure all activity areas were set up for us and they checked in on us throughout the weekend to make sure everything was running smoothly. My husband and I felt safe, confident in the process, and well-taken care of. And our guests still cannot stop raving about the weekend! They loved being able to take full advantage of the camp, including the pool and lake, basketball courts and hiking trails, etc., and loved this opportunity to reunite with distant family members, and appreciated the low-key, comfortable vibes of the weekend. My mom, who was not keen on the idea of a non-traditional wedding, is still raving about how impressed she was with the food that Reggie, Sheila and their team provided for each meal. In the word of my mom, “No wedding, moving forward, will ever compare to this!”
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    Johnny Married on 08/25/2018
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    well how can we easily some up the experience my wife and i had at our wedding at TLC. TLC has been nothing less than SPECTACULAR. My wife and i want to personally thank Scott, Rob, Reggie, Sheila and the rest of the staff at TLC. Scott was basically our wedding planner. we honestly didn't think the wedding would go as smoothly as planned without an official wedding planner. Scott was literally a phone call away during the upcoming months leading to the wedding. we even met with him couple of times to hash out the final details for our wedding. Ive never received such service where his response time was so instantaneous. i couldn't have asked for more. scott and rob also helped facilitate team bride vs team groom games to keep everyone occupied. even the staff security at the front gate was on point. they had an iPad checking off every single guest and who was suppose to be there. apparently there is another timberlake camp venue hours away.(don't forget this one is in Shandaken NY). there was a family who had the wrong address and came to TLC unannounced. i was given a radio to be able to communicate with the staff and immediately Scott and his staff radioed me to confirm if we had known the guests. long story short they came to the wrong wedding. whether it was getting a wine bottle opener, transporting elderly guests,or transporting ice,the service at TLC is second to none. I been to 5 star destination weddings before and i would say the service and hospitality is by far better than any other wedding i been to. my guests till today rave about the service and food at TLC. my grandparents from korea never tried american food like the food at TLC. they loved it! Reggie even made coffee for my family late at night because my catering company that i provided for the reception had forgot. you can't go wrong with the food at TLC. i highly recommend TLC for any wedding.this has been the best time of our lives including our family and friends. thank you for everything!


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354 Timber Lake Road Shandaken, NY, 12480
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Timber Lake Camp frequently asked questions

What are the most important characteristics of Timber Lake Camp in terms of venue type, style and location?

The space offered by Timber Lake Camp for wedding events is known for:
  • Barn
  • Campsite/Cabin
  • Country/Golf Club
  • Farm/Ranch
  • Inn/B&B
  • Waterfront

What kind of indoor/outdoor options are available at Timber Lake Camp for wedding events?

Timber Lake Camp offers the following indoor/outdoor options for weddings:
  • Indoor
  • Covered Outdoor
  • Uncovered Outdoor
  • Scenic Views

What kind of wedding events does Timber Lake Camp offer?

Timber Lake Camp offers the following types of wedding events:
  • Ceremony
  • Reception

What services does Timber Lake Camp offer for wedding events?

Timber Lake Camp offers the following services for wedding events:
  • Accommodations
  • All Inclusive Packages
  • Catering Services
  • Clean Up
  • Get Ready Rooms
  • Liability Insurance
  • Outside Vendors
  • Pet Friendly
  • Set Up
  • Wifi

What furniture and decorations does Timber Lake Camp have available for wedding events?

Timber Lake Camp offers the following furniture and decor items for weddings:
  • Audio Equipment
  • Chairs
  • Dance Floor
  • Tables

What percentage of users recommend Timber Lake Camp and which are the most valued aspects of their wedding services?

Timber Lake Camp is recommended by 92% of couples who have used their services. Their overall rating is 4.5 out of 5 with the following breakdown: 4.5 in quality of service, 4.5 in flexibility, 4.5 in professionalism, 4.5 in value and 4.2 in average response time.

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