July 31-Aug 2, 2020
All ages welcome:
Although Family Camp has been cancelled, individual families may rent cabins for spiritual renewal or relaxation. We are sorry that we cannot offer food service or programs together. Please call the office (907) 688-2734, or send an email to email@example.com if this is something you would like to do.
Summer Family Camp at Birchwood Camp is designed for families of all shapes and sizes (parents, grandparents, aunts, uncles, grown up kids, etc) to spend quality family time together while making great memories at camp! Participants will enjoy the beautiful outdoor setting, fellowship with other families, delicious meals & snacks (dinner Friday through Lunch Sunday provided), organized camp activities, and free time with their families.
Check-in: 6:00 pm, Friday Check-out: 2:00 pm Sunday
Please click here to register for Summer Family Camp
What to Bring
Not allowed at camp: pets, alcohol, drugs, and weapons.
Please bring the following: Sleeping Bag • Pillows • Flashlights • Toiletries • Towels/Washcloths • Adequate Clothes for outdoor activities • Outdoor Recreation Equipment • Cameras • Musical Instruments
The facilities include six log cabins (with heat & electricity), each with 12 bunks, a centralized bathroom & shower house, Fireweed Hall meeting space, a Sweat Lodge, and the Main Lodge for dining & meeting. Birchwood Camp also has 160 acres of beautiful land with hiking trails, a ball field, a playground and a 30 acre lake.
Sample Weekend Schedule
7:00pm Welcome Activity
8:00am Morning Watch
9:30am Scavenger Hunt w/ Family
10:30am Choice Time: Hike around the lake; Swimming; Crafts in the lodge; Ball Field Games
1:30pm FOOFBOB (Feet Off Of Floor Back on Bunk)
2:30-3:30pm Choice Time: Hike around the lake; Sweat lodge; Crafts in the Lodge; Ball Field Games
4:00-5:30pm Choice Time
5:30pm Dinner at the Camp Fire
7:00pm Variety Show / Songs / Stories
8:30am Breakfast & Tidy up
10:00am Choice Time
11:00am Closing Activity