Medical Emergencies

  • 911 (When in doubt, call for help.)
  • Camp Address:
        Summit Lake Camp
        7610 Hampton Valley Road
        Emmitsburg, MD 21727
  • Public phone location at Summit Lake:
    •     Dining Hall -- (301) 271-9810      

Summit Lake staff members are not trained or knowledgeable regarding individual guests' medical needs and/or conditions.  Group leaders are responsible for having proper personnel and an emergency action plan.  If one of your group members is injured while at camp, please notify a member of the staff and complete the necessary paperwork to make a report to our insurance company.

Area Hospitals
Gettysburg Hospital

147 Gettys Street
Gettysburg, PA 17325
Emergency Roon -- (717) 337-4357

  1. Travel north US-Route 15; exit onto SR-134 (Taneytown Road)
  2. Bear left (north) onto SR-134 (Taneytown Road)
  3. Turn left (west) onto S Washington Street


Frederick Memorial Hospital

400 West Seventh Street
Frederick, MD 21701
Emergency Roon -- (301) 698-3500

  1. Travel south on US-Route 15; exit onto W 7th Street
  2. Bear left (south) onto W 7th Street


Insurance claim report should always be completed and returned to the camp staff.  Insurance claims cannot be made without report.