Labor Day Family Campout
LABOR DAY CAMPOUT 2021
DATES OF CAMPOUT & RETREAT
Labor Day Weekend 2021
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
Info from 2019 (no campout in 2020 due to Covid):
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
Total cost per person: Family Max. Amounts:
Tent $100 Tent $240
Cabin $140 Cabin $380
Luther Glen $200 (if single in a Luther Glen $465
Luther Glen room, $20 extra) (family max. is four or more members)
Includes two nights, six full meals, wine & cheese parties, s’mores, snacks, and all activities.
CABINS - Six basic, concrete block cabins with bunk beds. Each cabin has 8 bunk beds and a complete bathroom facility. The bathrooms have three private showers with shower curtains, but do not have changing rooms attached to each shower. The toilets are the standard with doors. Please bring a sleeping bag and pillow, soap and towel to shower.
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 - 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.