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Family Camps and Retreats 2024 — Many Options Are Available

Best 8 Days — May 17-24 2024
Hermit Basin Family Camp — July 28-Aug 3 2024
Christmas Family Camp— December 27, 2024-January 2, 2025

Each camp is simply structured with a daily short devotional after breakfast and an evening service after supper including group singing. Typically, the staff hosts a game night, square dance, or other entertainment following the service. Families are free during the day to do whatever they wish. The cost is $330.00 per adult. Children 3-11 are half price, while those under 3 are free. We invite you and your family to share in a delightful week with us!

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best8daysDates: May 17-24 2024
College-Age Students!
Check out the website for details of this incredible week: $435 8 days/ 7 nights

Best8Days is a Christ-centered non-denominational Colorado retreat for college-age students. Young adults from all over the country gather in one place during the month of May for the “Best8Days” of their lives.

Hermit Basin Family Camp

Dates: July 28-Aug 3 2024
Speaker: Jim Modlish
Price: $330 per adult

Jim Modlish has been in the ministry 49 years, pastoring churches large and small from upstate New York to Washington state. For the past 27 years, he has pursued his passion for planting churches in rural areas, believing that those places are often overlooked.

Christmas Family Camp

Dates: December 27, 2024-January 2, 2025
Speaker: Matt Fowler
Price: $330 per adult, children 3-11 are half price; prices are all inclusive

Matt Fowler worked part-time for New Beginnings Church student ministry for nearly five years. Matt joined the full-time staff in August of 2011. He has served as the Youth and Children Ministry Coordinator, Family Pastor and Middle School and High School, Associate Pastor of Missions and Discipleship, and is currently fulfilling the role of Lead Teaching Pastor—a role he has fulfilled since February of 2019. Matt spent the previous 7 years working in the public school system as a teacher and coach. He graduated with a master of Theological Studies in the spring of 2017. He and his wife Brittany make their home in Jenks, OK with their four children.

Rental Group Information

Hermit Basin is a great place to bring a rental group for a retreat, special meeting, reunion, wedding, etc.! Our facility is spacious, clean, and comfortable. Also, we have several meeting rooms available, as well as recreational facilities. A number of well known organizations regularly use our facilities. These include Grace Community, Albuquerque, New Mexico; Prince of Peace Catholic Church, Great Bend, Kansas; Mustang Nazarene, Mustang, Oklahoma; Grace Community Church, Tyler, Texas; Westside Freewill Baptist, Wichita, Kansas; Women’s Aglow; Walk to Emmaus; and Fellowship of Christian Cowboys.

Employment Opportunities

  • Hermit Basin currently has employment opportunities. Please call 719-783-2100 and ask for Penny Button, or you may email [email protected]

    News at Hermit Basin

    We have openings for groups in July.

    Grab a time slot for your group while you can!