Labor Day Family Campout
Labor Day Campout
There is a wait list for the campout. Let us know you are interested in attending.
Saturday, September 3rd to Monday, September 5th
Labor Day Weekend
Arrive Saturday morning between 10-11:00 am (before lunch).
Depart Monday mid-morning after breakfast.
The location is Oak Glen, California in the beautiful apple country above Yucaipa at the Luther Glen Retreat Center, a Lutheran camp situated on a large property on a wooded hillside. The website is: http://www.lrcchome.com
Location: Luther Glen Conference Center
39136 Harris Road
Oak Glen, CA 92399
Labor Day Campout:
Some of the activities available:
Large swimming pool (with lifeguards) Morning and evening devotions
Outdoor stone labyrinth Campfires & s’mores on both evenings
Archery range Sunday evening worship and communion
Hiking trails with beautiful views Evening wine and cheese parties (kids
Crafts for children and adults with the camp counselors in the Lodge)
Shopping in Oak Glen Group hike Sunday at the Oak Glen Preserve (optional)
Visiting the many apple ranches Group Lessons
Includes two nights, six full meals, wine & cheese parties, s’mores, snacks, and all activities.
LUTHER GLEN - A retreat center with private, motel-style rooms. Each room has 2, 3, or 4 twin beds (or a double and twin beds) and bathroom with sink, toilet and shower. Towels, soap, pillows, blankets, and sheets are provided in the rooms.
TENTS/Camper - There are tenting areas near the Lodge and toilet facilities close by. For bathing, tenters will be using the two private shower facilities at Hilltop Meeting Room next to the camp offices. Please bring sleeping bag and pillow, and soap and towel to shower.
WHAT TO BRING
Very casual, informal clothes for warm days and cool nights (long pants, shorts, t-shirts, tops)
Sweatshirt or jacket for night
Sturdy shoes, tennis shoes, walking sandals
Swimsuit and beach towel
Toiletries – soap, shampoo/conditioner, toothpaste and brush, etc. (If you’re tenting, leave these in a bunkhouse bathroom; bears think deodorant is food). Bring a towel & soap if you’re staying in a tent or cabin; Luther Glen residents have towels & soap provided in the rooms.
A favorite pillow, Bible, reading material, crosswords, etc.
Reusable water bottle and flashlight
Big hat, sunscreen, bug repellant and chapstick
Your camera and film
A folding camp chair (if you don’t own one, try to borrow one)
NOTE: Please do not bring radios, iPods, laptops, CD/mp3 players, electronic games, pocket knives, or tobacco products. Try to leave your cell phone in your car or in your room.
Meals will be served in the Luther Glen retreat center. Curently they will be served cafeteria style. That may change to family style as we get closer to the campout.