Youth retreats

Nothing beats an annual YOUTH Retreat for your church group + their friends!
At Sugar Creek YOU build Custom Retreats your way, to match your goals, at your time.

It’s easy. Pick your dates any month of the year. Need help? Consult for free with our experienced Retreat Program professionals to help design a perfect schedule, fun activities, and meaningful adventures with you – for your people.

Or choose an adventurous, faith-filled weekend below for an annual plug-and-play success story in Youth Ministry…

2024 Youth Retreats

2024-2025 Youth Retreats

2024-2025 Dates

September 27-28, 2024  Pray This Way 
Middle School & High School Retreat (Grades 6-12)

November 2, 2024  Hallowed Be Your Name
Elementary Retreat  (Grades 1-5)

February 7-8, 2024  Your Kingdom Come 
High School Retreat  (Grades 9-12)

March 7-8  As it is in Heaven
Confirmation Retreat  (Grades 6-10)

April 26  Daily Bread 
Elementary Retreat  (Grades 1-5)

Experience how to connect with the living God, who loves YOU! You will explore the power of prayer in many forms – alone and together. Faith means belief-in-action – come and see how God walks with us, hears us, and speaks to us in worship, games, Bible studies, crafts, meals, and more! Cost includes lodging, meals, energetic camp staff, facilities and memorable activities. Come unplug… and connect!

Sample Schedule                What to Bring: Packing List

Registration for Fall/Winter/Spring Retreats opening soon! 

Get games, team building adventures, active worship time, arts & crafts, real-life topic Bible studies, and so much more! Campers and Chaperones may enroll online with their church group. One Chaperone can come free for every 8 campers of each gender. Questions? Contact or call the camp office, open 8-4:30 M-F, all year.

2-Day Retreats run Friday 7pm – Saturday 7pm. Only $75/person… or (NEW!) Free for 2024 summer campers!

1-Day Retreats run Saturday 10am – 7pm. Only $50/person… or (NEW!) Free for 2024 summer campers!

Build your OWN Retreat!

Looking for the perfect special place to spark new vibrant faith in Youth Group or Confirmation Class?

Or… Jump-start your Cross-Gen ministry?
     Revive your church’s great “Family Camp” tradition but in modern cabins, ready to go activities and LOTS of space to explore? (Hold on… there’s more…)
     Gather your relatives in a safe neutral (cooking provided!) space for a post-covid Family Reunion in a memorable setting?
     Inspire your Church Council to unity in mission and strategic planning? 
     Recharge your Women’s WELCA or Men’s Ministry with new faces?

Welcome to Sugar Creek.

It was created for you. Your family, church, or group gets the gift of what local churches built up for 50+ years into a powerful immersion in God’s great outdoors – at any level of comfort.

Engage & change the world after your annual mountaintop “recharge” built with you, for you. (We LOVE to share great tools for ministry, and learn from your ideas.) Come and see. Call for a free tour or to book a lodge/village/cabin today!