Silver Bay’s beautiful setting and variety of accommodations make it the perfect place for conferences, family reunions, spiritual retreats, weddings, and youth retreats.
Our staff will work with you every step of the way to create a program that meets your group’s goals and objectives!
Call Conference Services at 518.543.8417 for more details.
Celebrate with family and loved ones in one of our great reception locations; each one with its own unique atmosphere! Silver Bay has an abundance of stunning locations! Have your ceremony in our stone Chapel with stained glass windows for a charming traditional feel. If being out in nature is more your style, then enjoy sharing vows under a shady oak tree by the lake. Learn more
Since 1902 Silver Bay has offered a comprehensive approach to conferencing by providing a variety of accommodations, unique meeting spaces, and an array of programs to enrich the conference experience. Let us help make your next conference or retreat an experience all attendees will remember! Learn more
Silver Bay is the ideal place to bring families of all sizes together in a beautiful, natural setting, for time to reconnect. Try new things as a family in a safe and wholesome envrionment. Learn more
Faith Based Groups
We are committed to helping people grow spiritually. No matter what your denomination or spiritual path is, you are welcome here. Enjoy our historic stone Chapel or outdoor labyrinth as you remove yourself from your busy day-to-day life… Become still and deepen your faith at Silver Bay. Learn more
We offer programs & activities specifically designed for youth development such as: Low Ropes Course, Group Challenges, Wilderness Initiative Course, Character Development/Self Awareness, Leadership Workshops and so much more. Learn more
Think Silver Bay for your next:
Famiy Reunions • Staff and Board Retreats • Corporate and Non-profit Conferences • Workshops and Training Seminars • Spiritual Retreats • Weddings • Youth Retreats • and much more!
At Silver Bay, we offer a comprehensive approach to conferencing, providing a variety of accommodations, unique meeting spaces, and an array of programs to enrich the conference experience as well as activities that build a healthy spirit, mind, & body.
Whether you have a set agenda or need Silver Bay’s assistance to plan one, we can provide the canvas for your conference or retreat with professionalism and genuine hospitality. Make your conference or retreat an experience to remember.
Enjoy complimentary WiFi across our campus.
Meeting Room Setup Included
No additional fees for standard meeting set-ups or standard audio/visual needs.
Meals & Activities
Meals & access to campus programs and activities included in your room rate.
Day-Use & Overnight Stays
Day use functions welcome – no overnight stay required.
Youth Groups Are Welcome
Winter, spring and fall, Silver Bay is the ideal location for Youth Retreats.
Silver Bay has a variety of MEETING SPACES to accommodate a wide range of groups, conferences, retreats, or reunions.
Enjoy the intimate setting of Liz Gray Pavilion, the theatre-like setting of the Auditorium, or anything in between.
The William Boyd Center
The William Boyd Center features Silver Bay’s newest conference and meeting spaces.
Charles A. Herschleb Boardroom (Ground Floor) Lecture Style: 50
Luther D. Wishard Conference Room (Second Floor) As one room: Lecture Style: 300
Conference Room A: Lecture Style: 130
Conference Room B: Lecture Style: 130
Listed on the National Historic Registry, the Auditorium can hold up to 700 people and is furnished with a stage, curtains, lighting and a sound system.
Lecture-style Seating: 700
Bayview Lounge (McFeely)
Located on the ground floor of Bayview, McFeely Lounge provides a convenient meeting space for those staying in Bayview Lodge. The lounge is equipped with a built-in screen, DVD player, LCD projector and wireless internet.
Lecture-style Seating: 80
The Silver Bay Boathouse is one of the last great boathouses on Lake George and is an excellent example of early Adirondack architecture. The Boathouse has a fireplace and the interior has been enhanced to make it an ideal location for special functions such as dinners and wine receptions.
Lecture-style Seating: 75
Helen Hughes Chapel
The Chapel, built in 1923 out of gneiss granite with a number of stained glass windows, can seat 200 people, is equipped with a sound system, organ, and piano.
Lecture-style Seating: 200
Field Memorial is a classroom-style building that can be opened into one single room or divided into three separate breakout rooms.
Field Main Room: Lecture-Style Seating: 40
Liz Gray Pavilion
Liz Gray Pavilion provides an intimate lakeside location for meetings or breakout groups. It comfortably seats 30 people and has a fireplace.
Lecture-style Seating: 30
The gym, built in 1917, houses the largest fireplace on campus. In addition to having two gyms, a central lounge, a fitness center, and a dance studio, there is also a 24-foot climbing wall.
West Gym Square Feet: Lecture-style Seating: 150
Dance Studio: Lecture-style Seating: 30
East Gym: Lecture-style Seating: 150
Morse Hall, built in 1905, was originally a library and museum. Today it is a great conference hall. Morse Hall is equipped with a built-in screen, sound system, and LCD projector. Morse easily seats 150 people.
Lecture-style Seating: 150
Munn Hall, located next to Field Memorial, is a classroom-style space that can be opened into one single room or divided into three separate breakout rooms.
Munn Main Room: Lecture-style Seating: 40
Located in the Inn, Gullen Lounge is a beautiful, unique room perfect for meetings, banquets, or other gatherings.
Lecture-style Seating: 100
Paine Hall Rotunda
This beautiful Victorian was built in 1895. The rotunda is completely surrounded by windows with great lakeside and wooded views, and can comfortably seat about 50 people.
Lecture-style Seating: 50
See Memorial is a classroom style building that can be opened into a single room or divided into three breakout rooms.
See Main Room: Lecture-style Seating: 50
Available spring, fall, and winter, Spengler is perfect for youth groups, with a meeting space on the ground floor.
Lecture-style Seating: 60
Sproul provides panoramic views of the lake and an intimate meeting space for 30 people.
Lecture-style Seating: 30
Watson Arts Center
Watson is equipped with an LCD projector, built-in screen, sound system, and wireless internet. Watson also has a large fireplace.
Lecture-style Seating: 75