Everyone Belongs at Wesley Woods Camp & Retreat in Dowling

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Discover Wesley Woods Camp in Dowling, MI

Wesley Woods Camp & Retreat is part of the 2023 West Michigan Summer Camps Guide.

Our summer camp includes outdoor fun, games, swimming in our pool, waterfront activities, crafts, devotions and exploring faith together, singing, and time to learn and grow by trying new things.

Trained staff and volunteers care for you and build a welcoming community where everyone belongs.

Read on to find out more about Wesley Woods Camp & Retreat.

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Quick Details

Overnight Camp in Dowling

2023 Camp Dates:
Offered the weeks of June 18, July 2, July 9, July 23, July 30
Camp At-A-Glance

    • Camp Focus: Adventure & Outdoor Skills, Art, Design & Making, Religious, Sports Camps
    • Good for Elementary, Middle School, High School Kids
    • Camp Type: Overnight
1700 Clear Lake, Dowling, MI 49050
Phone: (989) 534-6587

A Closer Look at Wesley Woods Camp & Retreat

Sign up for Wesley Woods Camp & Retreat this Summer!

Your summer will be FruitFULL when you spend it at camp!

The 2023 summer theme is FruitFULL Faith: A Spirit-Filled Life. Life can be complicated and challenging but when you understand and grow into your God-given gifts (the fruits of the spirit), you are assured that you’re on the right track!

As you make new friends and enjoy camp adventures, you will learn how to live a spirit-filled life! Plan now to fill your summer with fun at camp.

Choose a camp based on the grade level you are going into in the fall of 2023.

Adventure Camps, Family Camps and More This Summer at Wesley Woods Camp & Retreat

Experience the beauty of 300 acres of woods overlooking the lake in the southwest corner of Michigan. Campers are welcomed and cared for by trained and compassionate staff.

Build friendships, play games, swim in the pool, explore the lake by canoe, kayak or paddleboard, enjoy crafts, archery, worship, and time to chill.

Campfires, beautiful scenery, and worship help make every day more special as campers grow and explore their relationship with God.

Make this summer your best ever at camp:
• Growing through new experiences and adventures!
• Making new friends!
• Gaining independence and confidence!
• Nurturing faith with a spiritual foundation that God loves you — your authentic, real self!

Plan on Wesley Woods Camp & Retreat

Specialty Middle School Camps include sports (July 23-28) and arts (July 30-Aug. 4).

High School Camp, Grades 10-13 | June 18-24
Middle School Camp, Grades 6-9 | July 9-15
Elementary Camp 1, Grades 3-6 | July 23-28
Elementary Camp 1-Mini A, Grades 1-3 | July 23-26
Elementary Camp 1-Mini B, Grades 1-3 | July 26-28
Middle School Sports Camp, Grades 6-9 | July 23-28
Elementary Camp 2, Grades 3-6 | July 30-Aug. 4
Elementary Camp 2-Mini A, Grades 1-3 | July 30-Aug. 2
Elementary Camp 2-Mini B, Grades 1-3 | Aug. 2-4
Middle School Arts Camp, Grades 6-9 | July 30-Aug.4

Family Camps (Families can rent cabins over holiday weekends in May and September)

Grand Camp, July 5-7 (Grandparents and their grandchildren, stay together in cabins or the retreat center and enjoy games, crafts, swimming, faith-based themes, and more)

June 25-July 1 All Ages Camp at our sister camp: Lake Michigan Camp in Pentwater, Michigan.
Grow friendships, enjoy camp activities, games, crafts, fun and Bible study at Lake Michigan Camp. 

Adventure Camps (depart from Lake Michigan Camp, Pentwater) - Are you called to be adventurous? Explore the backcountry, trails and waterways of Michigan or Canada. Three exciting adventure trips originate from Lake Michigan Camp & Retreat. Make new friends, gain outdoor skills, and grow closer to God along your discipleship journey with Jesus Christ.

Adventure Camp-Kayak Pictured Rocks, Grades 9-12 | July 23-29

Adventure Camp-Kayak Canada, Grades 9-12 | July 9-15

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