If you ask your camper or any Conistonian: “Do you want to run into the lake?” the answer is always YES. This CIT rite of passage is a very emotional moment upon each groups return from Mount Washington and the West Coast. It is moments like these that make CIT spots highly desirable among our campers.
Information about how to apply online to be a CIT is passed out during the summer at camper information sessions and on Check-Out days to those who are interested. All eligible campers can access the application online in your Camp In Touch account . Please contact the office if you have any questions about the process.
There is no deposit needed with the application. CIT applications need to be submitted by October 15th. Notification letters are mailed November 15th.
A majority of senior campers apply and spaces are limited, and as a result, we can only accept about half of the applicants each year.
The size of the CIT groups is based on a variety of factors such as group reservations for campsites, transportation space, and Coniston adopt-a-cabin spaces. There is no deposit needed with the application. CIT applications need to be submitted by October 15th. Notification letters are mailed on November 15th.