Welcome to Camp and Retreat Ministries Of Oregon and Idaho! 

Video: Celebrating 100 Years of Ministry
at Wallowa Lake Camp!

Greater NW News article: Suttle Lake Camp marks 100 years of ministry in Oregon with Labor Day weekend celebration

Camp and Retreat Ministries is a partnership between the United Methodist Church of Oregon and Idaho and the Oregon Diocese of the Episcopal Church. Let us know how we can serve you!

Who we are:

Camp and Retreat Ministries of the Oregon-Idaho Conference of the United Methodist Church Mission Statement.  

We are people dedicated to creating sacred spaces of Christian hospitality and learning.

We offer these spaces so that people may…

· Experience God’s love
· Engage with creation
· Develop loving interdependence with each other and the Earth
· Act with justice* in the world

Vision: A world of wonder, love, and justice

      We serve individuals, families, educational institutions, religiously affiliated groups, social service agencies, community service organizations, and other nonprofit organizations that enrich life in the world.

      *Dr. Cornell West says, “justice is what love looks like in public.”

Please Visit our Camp Site Pages or click on "SITES" at the top of the page! 



Also, visit our sister sites north and south of us, doing amazing ministries in Washington, North Idaho, California. and Nevada!

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Upcoming Events

Title Dates
Summer 2023 Staff and Volunteer Reunion 1/13/2023 - 1/15/2023
Young Adult Retreat 3/17/2023 - 3/19/2023
Healing Through the Heart Retreat 5/18/2023 - 5/21/2023
Q Retreat 5/19/2023 - 5/21/2023
Memorial Day Family Camp 5/26/2023 - 5/29/2023
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Camp and Retreat E-News Dec. 7: KINSHIP WITH ANIMALS | Wildlife Photography Finalists | Blessings Report | A Bird-Brained Lesson

What do Fred Rogers, a rough-skinned newt, Troy Taylor, and a bunch of birds have in common?

Camp and Retreat E-News Nov. 23: SHAPED BY EARTH | Location – Dislocation - Relocation | Blessings Report | Gratitude

Happy Thanksgiving from all of us in Oregon-Idaho's Camp and Retreat Ministry!

Camp and Retreat E-News Nov. 15: WATER | Parent Survey Results | Blessings Report | Dirty Clothes and Changed Lives

Water: it's good for way more than just washing dirty clothes after a week of camp.
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A partnership between The Oregon-Idaho Conference of The United Methodist Church
and The Episcopal Diocese of Oregon