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
2023 Winter Youth Retreat 2/18/2023 - 2/20/2023
Young Adult Retreat 3/17/2023 - 3/19/2023
Leadership Training (Oregon) 3/31/2023 - 4/2/2023
Spring Quilts, Craft & More Retreat 4/11/2023 - 4/16/2023
Leadership Training (in Idaho) 4/21/2023 - 4/22/2023
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Camp and Retreat E-News Feb. 1: Christian Hospitality | More Camper Survey Results | Blessings Report | Camp Makes a Difference

What does it mean to offer "Christian" hospitality? Todd Bartlett has some ideas about this!

Camp and Retreat E-News Jan. 25: Hospitality | Friluftslive: The Nordic concept of getting outdoors |. Blessings Report | YOU can “be” there!

From St. Simon's Island off the coast of Georgia to the wilderness of Oregon and Idaho and even in frigid northern Europe, the message is the same: go outside!
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A partnership between The Oregon-Idaho Conference of The United Methodist Church
and The Episcopal Diocese of Oregon