2018 Church Retreat at Mountain Lakes Bible Camp 

Come and join your UCC church family as we spend a day together at Mountain Lakes Bible Camp. This time will be filled with opportunities for fun, relaxation, enrichment, and connection.

Place: Mountain Lakes Bible Camp, 21200 Varney Creek Rd. Klamath Falls, approximately 1 hour 10 minute drive from Ashland. Map and Driving Instructions.

Date and Time: Saturday, August 18. Morning meditation at 8:30, Breakfast at 9:00, Welcome and Introduce the schedule 9:45, Departure time 7:00pm. Come for all or part of the day.

NEW THIS YEAR – Like to camp or just don’t want to get up so early for the drive on Saturday morning? Spend the night on Friday! Bring your tent, RV, or sleep in a bunk bed in one of the cabins. Optional dinner will be served at 6:00.

Meals: Full Breakfast at 9:00, Lunch at 12:30, Dinner at 6:00. Gluten free, vegan and vegetarian options. All meals prepared and included in cost.

Cost: $40.00 per person for Saturday only (ages 0-5 free). Friday night camping options and prices listed on Registration & Calculator form. Scholarships available.

Camp Amenities: Swimming pool, zipline, waterslide, climbing wall, games, recreation field, hiking, stream, nature.

Retreat Activities: You may join in on a range of planned activities and workshops or just sit and soak up good company in peaceful surroundings. Experiences for all ages and activity levels.

Items to bring: musical instrument, swim suit, towel, sunscreen, sunhat, hiking/walking shoes, clothing for cool and warm parts of the day, lawn chair, insect repellent. If you’re camping you’ll need a sleeping bag and overnight supplies.

We hope to see you all there. Please fill out attached Registration & Calculator form and return to Kim Stein or church office by Sunday, August 4  with your check (memo: Retreat) -OR- you may fill in form to the right to pay by Credit Card (having used the Registration Calculator to determine the amount) and email the Registration Calculator page to Kim or the office.  If you are able to contribute extra to help others attend, it is greatly appreciated. Call or email Kim with any questions 541-488-7848 iowatwister@yahoo.com. Scholarships are available.


Driving Directions to Mountain Lakes Bible Camp – 21200 Varney Creek Rd. Klamath Falls

Via Dead Indian Memorial Highway- Take Dead Indian Memorial Highway to the stop sign at Highway 140 (past Lake of the Woods Resort). Turn right onto Highway 140. Before milepost #44, watch for “Organizational Camp” sign on left. Turn right, opposite the sign, onto graveled Varney Creek Rd. Continue to camp about 1 ½ miles. Approximately 1 hour and 10 minutes from Ashland.

Via Highway 62 and 140- Exit #30 (Medford / Crater Lake, Hwy 62). Continue straight through signal (Biddle Rd.) Turn right at the stop sign (Crater Lake Hwy) Go approximately 6 miles. Turn right at Hwy 140 (Fish Lake / Lake of the Woods / Klamath Falls). Before milepost #44, watch for “Organizational Camp” sign on left. Turn right opposite sign onto graveled Varney Creek Road. Continue to camp about 1 ½ miles. Approximately 1 hour and 20 minutes from Ashland.