Ecstatic Dance Campout

Event Details

Ecstatic Northeast Campout is located on a secluded

mountain top in Lebanon Springs on the site of an old

Shaker Village, now called “Abode of the Message”.

The address is 5 Abode Rd, New Lebanon, NY 12125

 

CAR

The best way to reach the mountain is by car.

   1h10m Northampton 

   3h10m from NYC

   3h from Boston

 

Once you arrive, there is complimentary parking on top of the mountain. Car pools can be arranged by linking up with people via our Facebook page.

BUS

 

Greyhound from Port Authority to Pittsfield, MA. Takes approx. 5 hours with 1 transfer in Springfield, MA. Uber X (if available) is approx. $12 and is roughly 15 minutes.

 

 

TRAIN

 

Amtrak from Penn Station to Albany/Rensselaer.
The station is approx. 35 miles away and will take roughly 50 minutes by car.
Capital City Taxi Albany, NY. (518) 478-6994

CAMPING + WHAT TO BRING

 

The mountain is a huge campsite, equipped with proper flushing toilets, hot showers and fresh running water. Both cabins and camping is available.  Cabins are rustic with spring beds and single durable mattresses, you'll need to bring your own linens and battery lights.  If camping you’ll need to bring and pitch a tent to sleep in,  there is plenty of space for single and multi person tents. Cars will be parked packed in tight a ways down the hill so camping and cabining is preferred.

Things to bring: • A tent (if needed) • sleeping bag +  sleeping mat • pillow • warm clothes for night • comfortable shoes • insect repellent • sun protection • Ca$h • water bottle (fresh water available to fill),  flash light • toiletries • towel • snacks sealed containers • instruments • gifts for friends

Registration will be open 2pm-6pm on Friday. If you need to arrive outside that time email journey@ecstaticnortheast.com. Food service will end with Brunch on Sunday and all guests

need to be off the mountain by 4pm Sunday afternoon. 

 

FOOD & DRINK

 

All campers enjoy complimentary meals all weekend prepared by in-house chefs using produce grown on-site.  Brunch and dinner are served daily along with a pay as desired selection of grilled meats.  Herbal and caffeinated teas will be served throughout the day/night in the "Serenitea Lounge" and a selection of additional snacks and drinks will be available from the Abode Cafe, please bring cash for this. 

 

RULES

 

Ecstatic Dance Campout is crafted to be a safe, inclusive space. Please respect and participate in the community we all work endlessly to foster, both on this dance floor and beyond. We have a zero tolerance policy for ANY racist, sexist, homophobic or misogynistic behavior. Be good to each other, look around and help enforce the vibe.

- Attendees are 18+ and no animals permitted on site.

- Respect yourself, respect each other, respect the land.

- No shoes or phones on the dance floor.

- This is a sober event.

Ecstatic Northeast and The Abode have the right to refuse access and revoke admittance to the event. 

For further information contact journey@ecstaticnortheast.com