Woodcrest Retreat

A Christian Summer Camp, Campground, & Retreat Ministry

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Day Camp

For the 11th year in a row, Woodcrest Retreat was voted a winner in Lancaster Newspaper Reader’s Choice Awards!

Parents’ have you searched tirelessly for a fun and engaging place for your child(ren) to spend a week or more of their summer? Seeking to find a safe place where you can confidently leave your child each morning on your way to work? Is your child a bit uncertain of staying away from home overnight? Well look no further!

The Discovery program is for ages 6-11 while the Trekkers program is for ages 12-14. Both provide a place to learn and grow here on the Ephrata Mountain. These programs are full of adventure and excitement and include plenty of outdoor activities, games, crafts, Bible lessons and water fun.

Children are grouped with other similar ages and guided by caring and trained counselors.

Camp themes, games, crafts, and Bible lessons are different each week.

Monday – Friday 9 AM – 4 PM                                                                                                                             Lunch and snack are provided.

2017 Day Camp Schedule

Week Dates Week Dates
1 June 19-23 5 July 17-21
2 June 26-30 6 July 24-28
3 July 3-7 7 July 31 -August 4
4 July 10-14 8 August 7-11

Extended Care Service is available for day campers whose parents are employed over the hours of normal drop-off and pick-up times. Any or all of the available hours may be utilized. Cost: $25.00/week.

Extended Care hours: Before Care: 7-9 AM, After Care: 4-5:30 PM

Discovery Day Camp / Ages 6 – 11

Choose 1 to 8 weeks of camp.

Join us this summer at Woodcrest as you venture through exciting days at camp that wouldn’t be the same without you! Enjoy summer days of swimming, games, crafts, waterslide riding, nature and Bible lessons and more, alongside of new friends and a great staff. Experience and explore the great outdoors and visit our nature shack, Indian rock pile, and adventure playground. Each step will be guided by caring and trained counselors in age appropriate groups. Come share in exciting themes and adventures at Woodcrest and be sure to make connecting with God, nature and others a priority this summer! Lunch is provided.

Discount before May 1: $120      
Cost after May 1: $130                

“Making new friends was great and I learned stuff I never knew about God.” -Camper comment

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Trekkers Day Camp / Ages 12 – 14

Ideal for Employed Parents  –  Must Attend 3 or More Weeks

This program provides working parents a safe place to send their young teens for a summer of fun, activity, and encouragement in their Christian faith. The Trekkers engage in activities specifically designed for their age group such as frisbee golf, 9 square in the air and tree climb. Campers will also enjoy an exciting off-site trip once a week for activities such as canoeing, bowling & much more.

Discount before May 1: $145     
Cost after May 1: $160                

“I learned to fix my eyes on Jesus more.” -Camper comment

To view more parent and camper comments see the resources under the right hand sidebar.