The sunny state of Florida is a wonderful option when looking for camp and retreat venues. The sheer size of the state enables it to host a variety of outdoor activities and adventures in nature. Florida’s mild winters make it a great spot to explore natural wonders during the colder months, while its balmy summers are perfect for water sports and beach activities. Florida is bordered on almost all sides by gorgeous beaches and sparkling water. Known as the theme park capital of the world, there is an unlimited amount of things to do and sights to see in Florida.
Some particular points of interest for Christian groups include:
Wycliffe Discovery Center– This interactive Bible experience is a must-see for all ages. The Wycliffe Discovery Center offers tours and educational programs for young children, youth and college students.
Planetarium at Pensacola Christian College– Take a tour through the heavens from a Christian stand-point at this state-of-the-art interstellar arena.
The Holy Land Experience– This one-of-kind park offers tours, exhibits and live shows that bring the Bible vividly to life.
St. Augustine– The oldest city in the United States, St. Augustine is home to numerous historic sites. There are forts, museums and beautiful centuries-old churches to explore in this lovely city on the Atlantic Ocean.
Florida offers an overwhelming array of things to do and see and makes a great place for a youth camp or adult retreat. With miles of gorgeous golden beaches, wild swamplands that are teeming with life, and plenty of parks and historic attractions to explore, Florida is a perfect spot for any church, retreat or youth group.
The best camps and retreat venues in Florida are:
Word of Life Florida Youth Camp
Word of Life Florida Youth Camp has been reaching youth with the Gospel of Jesus Christ for over 20 years Our 500-acre facility has all the amenities that you would expect from a camp facility, air-conditioned cabins, dining hall, auditorium as well as great activities for all ages. The difference at Word of Life is our Counselors. All of our Counselors have been with us for a year studying at our on sight Bible Institute. We’d love to have you come and experience what thousands have experienced already, a week of true life change! www.wolflorida.org
|Camp Dovewood||23211 101st Road|
O'Brien, Florida 32071-2820
|Camp Gilead||1444 Camp Gilead Drive|
Polk City, Florida 33868-0098
|Camp Good News||120 Twin Lakes Road|
Hawthorne, Florida 32640-5544
|Camp Ithiel||2037 Hempel Avenue|
Gotha, Florida 34734
|Camp Sparta||5055 Camp Sparta Road|
Sebring, FL 33875
|Camp Suwannee||11063 CR 136|
Dowling Park, FL 32060
|Camp WorldLight||1230 Hendricks Ave.|
Jacksonville, Florida 32207-8619
|Christian Church Conference Center||6455 E. Silver Springs Blvd.|
Silver Springs, Florida 34488
|Lake Aurora Christian Assembly||237 Golden Bough Road|
Lake Wales, Florida 33898-9410
|Lake Placid Camp & Conference Center||2665 Placid View Dr.|
Lake Placid, Florida 33852
|Lake Yale Baptist Conference Center||39034 County Road 452|
Leesburg, Florida 34788
|Lakewood Retreat||25458 Dan Brown Hill Rd.|
Brooksville, Florida 34602-8276
|Land o' Sunshine Camp Cedarbrook||P.O. Box 69|
Summerfield, FL 34492
|Masterpiece Gardens Family Conference Center||3900 Great Masterpiece Road|
Lake Wales, Florida 33898-8659
|North Florida Christian Service Camp||6779 Camp Road|
Keystone Heights, Florida 32656-8013
|Shiloh Adventure Camp||700 Long Point Rd|
Melbourne Beach, Florida 32951-4115
|Teen Missions International||885 East Hall Rd.|
Merritt Island, Florida 32953-8418
|True Fire Fitness||13999 Gulf Blvd Suite C5|
Madeira Beach, FL 33708
|Word of Life Florida||13247 Word of Life Dr|
Hudson, Florida 34669