Unlock the Gift

A long time friend and supporter of Mingus Mountain Camp has offered a $20,000 gift to the camp, granted we are able to secure 50 new committed, monthly donors.  New donors are encouraged to give at the rate with which you feel comfortable.  All gifts will support the on-going ministry and mission of Mingus Mountain Camp.  To view the flyer, click here.  To join the team of committed monthly donors, click here.

Visit our Camps

Fall is the perfect time to visit our camps – cooler weather, changing leaves, crisp mountain air………  and DSC Camp & Retreat Ministries has a number of opportunities for you to experience the beauty of God’s Creation at Mingus Mountain and Potosi Pines Camps this fall!

Family Cabin Rentals at Mingus Mountain

Come enjoy the beauty of Mingus Mountain Camp by booking a family cabin rental! Family cabin rentals are available Wednesday through Sunday for the following fees:

– VIP Rooms $75/night – 2 single beds, linens included, private restroom, microwave, min fridge, coffee maker.  Grill available.
– Nurse’s Cabin $100/night – 3 bedrooms, 6 beds total, linens included, restroom, kitchen equipped with fridge, microwave, toaster oven, coffee maker.  Grill available.
– Retreat Cabin $150/night – 6 bedrooms, 12 beds available, bring your own linens, 2 restrooms, kitchen with oven/stove, fridge, microwave, coffee maker, large gathering area with fireplace.

For more information or to register, please click here.

Family Day Hikes at Camp

Self guided Family Day Hikes are available at both camps!  Enjoy nature, beautiful views, stunning flora, and maybe even some fauna,  at Mingus Mountain and Potosi Pines. Day hikes are available Wednesday – Sunday from 10:00 am – 4:00 pm for a cost of $12 and are limited to 5 family groups per day.  Preregistration is required.

For more information or to register, visit:
Mingus  http://mmfamilyevents.campbrainregistration.com
Potosi http://ppfamilyevents.campbrainregistration.com

Clergy Retreats at Mingus

Clergy are working harder than ever to care for their flocks.  Take some time for renewal by booking a retreat at Mingus!  Clergy retreats also make great gifts!  Click here for more information.

Mingus Mountain Camp Open for Worship Services

Mingus Mountain Camp is available for outdoor worship services (groups of 50 or less) on Saturday or Sunday, from 8:00 am to noon at no cost to United Methodist Churches.  We would love to host your church service in our beautiful outdoor setting!  Masks are required as is social distancing.  In addition, a bagged lunch, and hiking are available for congregations after worship for $10 per person.  A full set of Camp Covid-19 guidelines and precautions will be sent at the time of reservation. Click here for additional information.

Parenting in a Pandemic

Parenting is never easy but can be especially challenging now, once you throw in virtual school, working from home, and social distancing.  Are you feeling stressed or worn out and in need of some guidance or a listening ear?  Consider becoming part of the Parenting in a Pandemic Support Group!  This group, sponsored by the Desert Southwest and Cal-Pac Conferences,  is led by four clergy parents, including our own Rev. Misty Howick and Rev. Lynn Bartlow.  Click here for more information.

Potosi Pines Zoom Advent Camp

Potosi Pines will offer Zoom Davent Camp each Sunday in Advent at 3:00 pm PST.  To find out more, click here.

Save the Dates!

The camps are excited to share 2021 dates with you!  Summer Camp registration will begin early December!

Teen Girls Retreat at Potosi Pines – March 5-6, 2021
Teen Girls Retreat at Mingus Mountain – April 16-18, 2021
Women’s Retreat at Potosi Pines – May 7-8, 2021
Mini Camp at Mingus Mountain – June 3-5, 2021
Elementary I Camp at Potosi Pines – June 7-11, 2021
Sr Hi Adventure Camp/Jr High Classic Camp at Potosi Pines – June 14-18, 2021
Elementary I/Jr High I/Sr High Adventure Camp at Mingus Mountain – June 21-26, 2021
Jr High Adventure Camp/Sr High Classic Camp at Potosi Pines – June 21-25, 2021
Elementary II/Jr High II/Sr High Adventures in Mission Camp at Mingus Mountain – June 28-July 3
Younger Elementary Camp at Potosi Pines – June 30-July 2, 2021
Sr High Classic/Jr & Sr High Nature Camp at Mingus Mountain – July 5-10, 2021
Elementary II Camp at Potosi Pines – July 26-30, 2021

Camp Newsletters

To receive the latest camp news, activity ideas, prayers and more, subscribe to our camp newsletters! To subscribe to the Mingus Mountain Camp newsletter, click here and to subscribe to the Potosi Pines Camp newsletter, click here.

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Author: Dina Reid

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