Grace Outside

Let’s GO!

Encounter the love of God outside
of your everyday experiences

Let’s GO to Confirmation Weekend

April 26-28

Students 6th-12th grade who are ready to make their confirmation enjoy a weekend at Lake Michigan Family Campground including activities, music, and God-filled conversation.

Early Bird Registration

Save When You Sign Up By April 30

Early Bird Savings for youth Summer Camp when you register by April 30.

Grace Outside Destinations

Creating camp and retreat experiences fueled by God’s extravagant love

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At the Heart of Camp

At the Heart of Camp

At the Heart of Camp By Allison Vitale, Program Director Summer Camp is like nothing else. At camp, you are surrounded by the most encouraging...

Double Your Impact

Double Your Impact

You can help make camp accessible to everyone by donating to the Camp Affordability Fund. Thanks to a generous anonymous donor who will match all camp scholarship donations, you can double your impact! Your gift helps campers:

Explore Prayer Practices

Explore Prayer Practices

By Rev. Cora Glass “The retreat helped me intentionally be present before God through scripture and prompts.” Fifteen participants gathered at...

Summer Camps for All Ages

Discover Fun, Faith & Adventure


Bethann, Camper Guardian

“She loved fire time in the evening when they met to sing and talk about God.”

– Bethann, Camper Guardian

Alec, Middle School Camper

“I now have a greater understanding how God would like us to live, and it is easier to pray about my struggles.”

– Alec, Middle School Camper

Parent 1

“Our daughter’s overall experience was wonderful. She still hasn’t stopped talking about it…the highlight of her summer!”

– Parent

Parent 2

“We were thrilled to know that she felt so accepted by other campers. She loved the experience and plans to return next year.”

– Parent

Michigan Area United Methodist Camping

“Campers of all faith backgrounds (or none at all) are welcome at all events and locations.”

– Michigan Area United Methodist Camping

Retreat Participant 1

“Beautiful facility in a spectacular location. Very accommodating and friendly staff. Great meals.”

– Retreat Participant

Isaac, Summer Camper

“My favorite is morning worship. I get to sing and dance and praise God.”

– Isaac, Summer Camper

Camper 1

“One of my family’s most favorite places to be! We have been going here for 30 years! Beautiful setting!”

– Camper

Counselor 1

“I learned that serving others is the best fuel for your relationship with God.”

– Counselor

Parent 3

“I will be an advocate at our church to get other kids to attend next year.”

– Parent

Parent 4

“When we picked the kids up, their first question was, ‘When can we go back to camp?’”

– Parent