Memories That Last A Lifetime

Pilgrim Heights summer camps create experiences and memories that truly last a lifetime! Our curriculum stimulates understanding of the natural world, teaches independence, developed self-esteem, and create authentic relationships between adults and peers. 

Summer Camp 2020

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May 8-10 - Mother's Day Special Weekend 

Treat your mother, grandmother, or any special adult on this special weekend. Spend quality time together relaxing playing games, crafts and nature. The cooking and cleaning is on us!

June 14-17 - You and Me Camp 

Awaken and experience camp with a special adult in their life. Inter-generational activities abound!

June 28-July 1 - Primary Camp

Exciting 3 days, 2 nights with experienced camp leaders of the Lauterbach family. Young campers will experience joy through creative play, worship, music and exploration of nature.

July 12-17 - Service and Servant Leadership Camp

The power of discipleship is finding joy in the service to others and our community. Building strength and skills through learning about discipleship and spiritual leadership skills.


July 19-24 - Mid-Level Camp

One of our most jammed packed weeks of camping for young teens. Full of exciting camp activities including horse rides, archery, swimming, fishing and games! 


July 19-24 - Jr. High Outpost Camp 

For those adventurous young teens who want to experience and learn the skills of outdoor camping.


July 19-24 - High School Night Owl Camp

Do you like to sleep in and stay up late? Back by demand- Night Owl camp activities abound after dark!


July 26-31 - Adventure Camp Part II

Last year it was the upper Iowa River, this year we step it up and head to the the glorious Boundary Waters for canoeing/kayaking/camping outdoor adventure!


Aug. 7-9 - UCC Summer Retreat

Intergenerational and ecumenical retreat exploring the joy of discipleship


Sept. 11-13 - Bluegrass Jam Camp

Our 2nd annual Bluegrass Festival and Jam Camp. Come learn how to play an instrument and jam! Featuring high quality instruction from experienced Bluegrass artists.

Day Camp 2020 for grades K-5

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June 8-12 - Music Week


June 15-19 - Arts and Crafts Week


June 22-26 - Sports and Games


Week July 6-10 - Pony and Horse Week


July 1 3-17 - Water Week

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Call 641-492-6165 to learn more or schedule your event.

(641) 492-6165

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