New camp store items are in the store to purchase.
New camp store items are in the store to purchase.
First week of camp starts on Sunday June 1st with Sr. High kicking it off! It is going to be a great week. Registration for all camps in June begin at 2:00 and end at 4:00. If you need to show up early please be courteous of the staff that are still trying to plan for your amazing week. If you need to be late please contact the director of your camp and let them know. Have a great week.
If you are looking for a great place to rent then you have come to the right place.
Camp Colorado is located about 40 minutes southwest of Denver, in the beautiful Pike National Forest in the Rocky Mountains at an elevation of about 7,500 feet. The property is heavily wooded, steep and secluded. It has been built and designed as a youth camp with men’s and women’s dorms separated by a dining hall and recreation building. Camp activities include hiking (on 85 forested acres), frisbee golf, volleyball, softball, tether ball, horseshoes, shuffleboard, foosball, ping pong, and basketball.
Non-profit groups (e.g., family reunions, anniversary celebrations, weddings, spiritual retreats) seeking a rental that can house between 75 to 100 people in a rustic setting should take a few minutes to explore our site. It contains several picture pages of the camp as well as thorough descriptions of the various buildings and facilities as well as some fine points of the opportunities that exist for hiking and sight seeing near the camp property. When you rent Camp Colorado, you provide your own program, meals, procedures and rules utilizing our buildings, equipment and recreational opportunities. An on-site manager is available to assist your group in fully utilizing the various facilities.
If you are interested in renting the camp facility please contact Rosi Jones at email@example.com or (719) 688-2375.
The Outdoor Ministries Team of the Western Plains District is hosting a Camp Leadership Training Day
When: Saturday, April 26, 2014
Where: McPherson Church of the Brethren Social Hall (downstairs)
Feature Presentation: “Special Needs Campers” will be led by Eric Edwards from the guidance department of McPherson County Schools.
Discussion: “Navigating the Murky Waters of CoEd Relationships at Camp will be led by Jen Jensen and John Hoffman, co-directors of Senior High Camp at Camp Mt. Hermon
Discussion: “Social Media and Ethics” will be led by Sonja Griffith, District Executive Minister
All camp leaders are strongly encourage to attend, including co-directors, counselors, CIT’s and other staff, whether you have been leading camp for many years or are to the experience.
Work Camp Weekend is rapidly approaching for Camp Colorado! We’ll be gathering on Friday, May 23th and working through Monday, the 26th. We provide the meals and the tools. You provide the big heart for the camp and a willing spirit to do whatever is needed. Come for an afternoon, a day, or the whole weekend. Please let us know if you’re coming so we can have enough food on hand by emailing us at firstname.lastname@example.org. Hope to see you there!
Camp is almost here! Registrations are available under Camper Forms. Incentives are also available! Click this link to check out those incentives!! Registration Fees & Incentives
We look forward to seeing everyone for an fun filled camping season!
Dates and fees for the 2014 Church of the Brethren Camping Season:
|Camp Sessions||Fees||Grades Completed||Dates||Director(s)|
|Pre-Junior||$150||3-4||June 22–26||Shawn Flory Replogle, Director|
|Junior||$175||5-6||June 8 – 14||Cindy Kinnamon, Director|
|Junior High||$185||7-8||June 15 – 21||Stephanie Guyer, Director|
|Senior High||$200||9-12||June 1 – 7||Pastor Jon Tuttle and Becky Tuttle
Camp is the ideal setting for kids to connect with nature, friends, and God. Fun outdoor activities keep campers engaged. Dedicated leaders encourage campers and guide them in forming relationships with friends old and new. Opportunities for worship and service help campers to develop Christian faith.
This year our theme is “All Things New,” following camp curriculum developed by the National Council of Churches. These activities will help campers discover the fullness of God, who they are created to be, and what they are created to do.
Our Church of the Brethren camp directors are currently looking for counselors and counselors-in-training. If you would like to volunteer for a memorable week at Camp Colorado, please e-mail Jan Hurst at email@example.com.
Camp registration dates, forms, and additional information are available here.
The Camp Colorado Board, former directors, counselors, nurses, cooks, and campers are mourning the loss of our beloved co-manager, Darrel Jones. Darrel and his wife of 40 years, Rosi, have served tirelessly as the summer managers of the camp for the last 10 years. His passing leaves a big hole in our hearts and in the leadership of the camp. He will be sorely missed.
In lieu of flowers, the family invites you to make a donation to Camp Colorado. Donations may be mailed to the Wiley Community Church of the Brethren, P.O. Box 39, Wiley, CO 81092.
We are thrilled to have received this! A state inspection with zero violations is very rare. This achievement is the result of a LOT of persistent hard work on the part of our managers who make sure every I is dotted and every T is crossed. Additionally, we were able to achieve this because of the great work of the leaders of our weekly camps and the parents of our campers because it is so important that we have all of the health forms filled out completely with a health certificate and immunization record. Thank you!
Here is the report in PDF: Camp Colorado- NO Violation letter (July 12)