Summer Fun!

What are YOU doing this summer?

Sign up today for a summer full of memories:

  • River rafting

  • Camping and hiking

  • Mountain climbing

  • and a whole lotta fun!

 

Tween Faith Formation Programs

Take the camp experience up a notch. Each of these programs offer all the regular elementary camp activities: Swimming, Crafts, Active Games, Stories, Songs, Campfires, Engaging Bible Lessons, and Creative Worship - PLUS something extra. Caring counselors help kids make friends and grow in faith.

 

  Crazy Cool Campout at Lutheridge (completed grades 4-6)

July 30-August 5, 2017


Living outdoors is what makes summer great! Regular camp activities plus:

  • Cooking some meals over a campfire

  • An outing into Pisgah Forest

  • Sleeping one night in a tent on-site

Housing in cottages or cabins.

Thru March 15 3/15-4/16 4/15-5/16 After May 15
$456 $469 $483 $491

 

  Pony Express at Lutheridge (completed grades 4-6)

July 30-August 5, 2017

If you like horses, you’ll love this!

  • An outing to go horseback riding

  • Regular activities with a “horsey” flair

Housed in cottage or cabins

Thru March 15 3/15-4/16 4/15-5/16 After May 15
$591 $532 $546 $554

Middle School Opportunities to Get Inspired at Lutheridge

Stretch into new adventures! Regular camp activities for this age include the low ropes course, an off-site outing into God’s creation and a crazy costume dance at the end of the week. Swim, play games, make crafts, hike, sing around the campfire, share stories, and grow in faith with creative Bible study and worship! Caring, college-age counselors show just how fun and powerful living for Jesus can be.   

  Explorers at Lutheridge (completed grades 6-8)

Explorers is offered each of our Special Emphasis Weeks:

  • Christmas Week- July 23-29, 2017

- Regular camp activities plus creative themes

- See descriptions for July 4th, Music and Christmas week

Housed in cottages or cabins.

 

Thru 3/15

3/16-4/15

4/16-5/15

After 5/15

Explorers

$456

$469

$483

$491

Music Week

$466

$479

$4493

$501

 

  Fire & Water Explorers at Lutheridge (completed grades 6-8)

NEW REDUCED RATE

  • July 30-August 5, 2017

Fire and water are two of the best things about camp!

- Build a campfire & cook a meal over it

- Tubing outing on the French Broad River

- Regular camp activities - with two campfires instead of one!

Housed in cottages or cabins.

Thru 3/15

3/16-4/15

4/16-5/15

After 5/15

$466

$479

$493

$501

 

 

  NEW! Launch Explorers at Lutheridge (completed grades 6-8)

July 16-22, 2017

Camp is out of this world!

  • Create your own rocket, catapult and rubber band powered plane

  • Enjoy sling shots, stomp rockets and water balloon launchers

  • All regular camp activities - with a high flying theme

  • Outing is a Trampoline Park!

Housed in cottages or cabins

Thru 3/15

3/16-4/15

4/16-5/15

After 5/15

$519

$532

$546

$554

 

  NEW! A.T. Ramble at Lutheridge (completed grades 6-8)

July 30-August 5, 2017

A wonderful introduction to the skills of camping and the joys of camp

  • A day hike on the Appalachian Trail

  • A night of camping by the the river

  • Rafting on the Nolichucky River

  • Some regular camp activities

Housed in cabins or platform tents

Thru 3/15

3/16-4/15

4/16-5/15

After 5/15

$519

$532

$546

$554

 

Middle AND High School Faith Formation Programs 

Regular camp activities for Middle School and High School include pool, crafts, games, songs and stories, low ropes course, campfire, at least one off-site outing and creative bible study/worship. A crazy costume dance celebrates the week of friends and fun.

 

  Nite Owls at Lutheridge (completed grades 6-8)

  • Nite Elf Explorers July 23-29, 2017

Campers stay up later at night and sleep in the morning, turning them into “Nite Owls.” As the week goes on, the nights get later - until lunch is breakfast!

  • All the regular camp activities with a late night twist: glow in the dark games/crafts, etc.

  • Night hike in Pisgah Forest

  • Late night outdoor movie

Nite Elf Explorers (ONLY for completed 6-8) follow the same schedule, but the week also includes Christmas mischief and fun! 

July 4th Nite Owls (ONLY for completed grades 9-12) follow the same schedule, but the week also includes July 4th festivities. 

All late night programs are housed in cabins

Thru March 15 3/16-4/15 4/16-5/15 After May 15
$466 $479 $493 $501

  Cave & Wave at Lutheridge (completed grades 6-8 and 9-12)

  • Middle School:  July 23-29, 2017
  • High School: July 23-29, 2017

This Outdoor Adventure Program (OAP) combines adventure above and below ground.

  • Guided exploration of Worley’s Cave

  • Rafting on the Nolichucky River

  • Most regular camp activities

Housed in cabins or platform tents

Thru March 15 3/16-4/15 4/16-5/15 After May 15
$609 $622 $636 $644

  Rock & Raft at Lutheridge (completed grades 6-8 and 9-12)

NEW REDUCED RATE

  • Middle School:  July 30-August 5, 2017
  • High School: July 30-August 5, 2017

This week is a week of adventure, physical challenge, spiritual growth - and new friends!

  • Low ropes course and high ropes -Challenge Tower & zipline

  • Rock climbing

  • Overnight camping excursion

  • Rafting on the Nolichucky River

  • Not much time for regular camp activities  

Housed in cabins or platform tents

Thru March 15 3/16-4/15 4/16-5/15 After May 15
$519 $532 $546 $554

  High in the Sky at Lutheridge (completed grades 6-8 and 9-12)

  • Middle School: July 16-22, 2017

Explore God’s creation in adrenaline-charged fellowship.

  • Lutheridge Challenge Tower & zipline

  • Hike Chimney Rock State Park

  • Zipline tour at Boulderline (www.boulderline.com)

  • Rafting on the Nolichucky River

  • Some regular camp activities

Housing in cabins or platform tents

Thru March 15 3/16-4/15 4/16-5/15 After May 15
$609 $622 $636 $644

Middle School Opportunities to Get Inspired at Lutherock

Campers will be immersed in a safe Christian community exploring God’s creation through daily adventures and their faith through daily bible studies with our camp Chaplain. Onsite general programming includes:  Bible study, ice cream making, campfires, cookouts, Lutherock’s dramatization of the Life Death and Resurrection of Jesus, Camp-wide worship, and end of week celebration. 

   Blue Ridge Expeditions at Lutherock (completed grades 6-8)

  July 30-August 5, 2017

Not sure which Outdoor Adventure Program to try? Explore God's creation and experience it all!                                 

  • Whitewater Rafting and camping off-site at the Nolichucky River

  • Caving at Worley’s Cave

  • Hiking on Lutherock’s mountain

  • Rock Climbing at Lutherock

  • High Ropes Course

Housed in platform tents

Thru March 15 3/16-4/15 4/16-5/15 After May 15
$598 $611 $625

$633

 

Middle AND High School Faith Formation Programs

Middle and High School youth can participate in Lutherock’s Outdoor Adventure Program. Campers will be immersed in a safe Christian community exploring God’s creation through daily adventures and their faith through daily bible studies with our camp Chaplain. Onsite general programming includes:  Bible study, ice cream making, campfires, cookouts, Lutherock’s dramatization of the Life Death and Resurrection of Jesus, Camp-wide worship, and end of week celebration.

 

  Cycle-n-Zip at Lutherock (completed grades 6-8 and 9-12)

  • Middle School:  July 16-22, 2017
  • High School:  July 16-22, 2017

Action packed week of faith filled adventure!

  • Bike the Virginia Creeper Trail (bike and helmet rental included in cost)

  • Virginia Creeper Zip Line tour

  • Whitewater Rafting and camping by the Nolichucky River

  • High Ropes Course and Zipline at Lutherock

  • Hiking on Lutherock’s Mountain

  • Alpine Tower and Giant Swing (grades 9-12)

  • Rock Slide or Wildcat Lake

Housed in platform tents or cabins

*Participants should be familiar with how to ride a bike with gears.Geared pedal bike experience recommended.

Thru March 15 3/16-4/15 4/16-5/15 After May 15
$598 $611 $625 $633

  

  Canopy Adventures at Lutherock (completed grades 6-8 and 9-12)

  • Middle School:  July 16-22, 2017
  • High School:  July 16-22, 2017

A ZIP-a-dee-doo-dah-way to re-charge your FAITH!

Middle School (grades 6-8)

  • High Ropes Course and zipline at Lutherock

  • Team Development Course

  • Alpine Tower

  • Sky Valley Zip Line tour(70lb-250lb)

  • Campout at Lutherock

  • Rockslide or wildcat lake

High School (grades 9-12)

  • High Ropes Course and zipline at Lutherock

  • Alpine Tower

  • Sky Valley Zip Line tour(70lb-250lb)

  • Blind Squirrel Zipline tour(70lb-250lb)

  • Team Development Course

  • Rockslide or wildcat lake(swimming and canoes)

Housed in platform tents or cabins *weight limit 70lb-250lb

Thru March 15 3/16-4/15 4/16-5/15 After May 15
$598 $611 $625 $633

 

  Whitewater Expeditions at Lutherock (completed grades 6-8 and 9-12)

  • Middle School:  July 23-29, 2017
  • High School:  July 23-29, 2017

Experience Christian adventure and fellowship on a ‘Whitewater Expedition’ packed with FAITH filled fun.

High School (Grades 9-12)

  • 2 days and 1 overnight river rafting expedition on the Nolichucky River Gorge

  • 1 day of paddle boarding, belly-yacking, or kayaking(inflatable) on the Watauga River or Nolichucky River

  • Alpine Tower and Swing

  • Team Development Course or Ropes Course

  • Off Site camping

  • Rockslide or Wildcat Lake(swimming+canoes)

Middle School (Grades 6-8)

  • 1 day of whitewater rafting on the Nolichucky River

  • 1 day of whitewater rafting on the French Broad River

  • 1 day of Paddle Boarding,kayaking(inflatable), or Belly-Yacking on the Watauga River or Nolichucky River

  • High Ropes Course

  • Group Interaction Course

  • Off Site camping

  • Rockslide or Wildcat Lake(swimming+canoes)

Housed in Platform Tents or cabins

Thru March 15 3/16-4/15 4/16-5/15 After May 15
$598 $611 $625 $633

Middle School Opportunities to Get Inspired at Luther Springs

Middle School Faith Formation Programs

Youth will enjoy counselors with an ear to listen, a spirit full of zany fun and heart full of Christ’s love. On-site camp activities may include: swimming, archery, campfires, canoeing, games, low ropes challenge course, hiking, age-appropriate crafts, Bible study and storytelling. While we try to make sure our campers have the opportunity to participate in all camp activities, weather does become a factor. If an activity is rained out, we do our best to complete the activity at another time, although that is not always possible.

 

 

  Journey of Faith Confirmation Camp at Luther Springs (completed grades 6-8)

July 16-21, 2017

Youth will explore the small catechism while immersing themselves in the beauty of God’s creation.

  • Campers will enjoy on-site activities

  • Church groups can enjoy small group time with their church leader(s)

  • Individuals, attending without a church group, can enjoy counselor led small group time
Thru March 15 3/16-4/15 4/16-5/15 After May 15
$390 $403 $413 $420
 
 
 

Middle and High School Faith Formation Programs

Youth will enjoy counselors with an ear to listen, a spirit full of zany fun and heart full of Christ’s love. On-site camp activities may include: swimming, archery, campfires, canoeing, games, low ropes challenge course, hiking, age-appropriate crafts, Bible study and storytelling. While we try to make sure our campers have the opportunity to participate in all camp activities, weather does become a factor. If an activity is rained out, we do our best to complete the activity at another time, although that is not always possible. 

  Horseback Explorers at Luther Springs (completed grades 6-8 AND 9-12)

Horseback Explorer Advanced (6-8 AND 9-12)- July 24-29, 2017

  • 3 days off-site learning about horse handling, safety, and care
  • Receive lessons based on camper’s level of experience and ability
  • Return to camp late each day to enjoy typical camp activities

Download the Program Packet here!

Thru March 15 3/16-4/15 4/16-5/15 After May 15
$445 $458 $472 $479

 

 South Florida Mission Week w/ Luther Springs (completed grades 6-8 AND 9-12)

High School: July 16-21, 2017

This week-long mission trip is based out of St. Andrew’s Retreat Center in Homestead. This week is opened to individuals as well as church groups, but individual registrants should be aware that most come with church groups.

  • Youth will join local organizations engaged in ministry to and with the surrounding communities

  • Explore and experience the many cultures that make up the communities of South Florida - including some authentic meals.

  • They will listen to the stories of the members of the communities they serve and will learn to share their own stories.

  • Enjoy a day of snorkeling and sightseeing in the Florida Keys.
  • Download the Program Packet here!
 

Thru 3/15

3/16-4/15

4/16-5/15

After 5/15

Youth

$355

$355

$355

$385

Adults

$245

$245

$245

$285

  

Middle School Opportunities to Get Inspired at Lutheranch

  Confirmation Ranchers (completed grades 6-8)

June 25-30, 2017 

A fun and faith-building week. Come alone to meet new friends or bring your whole confirmation class:

  • Pastors lead confirmation sessions to fit into lessons back home
  • Enjoy games, songs, skits, campfires, and meaningful worship with caring, college-age counselors
  • Swim and enjoy water activities in Lake Stender
  • Enjoy team-building and cabin bonding on our Group Interaction Course
  • All this and more during the very first summer of programming at Lutheranch
 Thru 3/15 3/16-4/15  4/16-5/15  After 5/15
$427.00 $440.00 $450.00 $457.00