Camp Grier | Outdoor Adventure Ministry of the Presbyterian Church USA

CAMP GRIER’S VISION

Camp Grier is a year around outdoor adventure ministry of the Presbyterian Church USA.

camp grier

BRIEF HISTORY OF HOW CAMP GRIER GOT STARTED AND WHY IT EXISTS

Camp Grier was started in 1952 to create a space apart where people can connect with the Holy Spirit and each other. We believe that outdoor ministry is a powerful tool to connect people to the Body of Christ and help people grow in their Faith.

WHAT MAKES A SUCCESSFUL ADVENTURE TRIP AT CAMP GRIER

A successful trip is one that manages risk, has a high degree of adventure/uncertainty, and creates an environment where people grow close enough to share their joys and challenges openly with others.

DURATION OF TRIPS OFFERED

Trips last 4 to 14 days!

EXPEDITIONARY LEARNING ELEMENTS INCLUDED ON TRIPS

Daily devotion or quiet times
Solo experience (either a few hours or day-long solos)
Teachable moments or trail talks along the journey
Rock climbing
Canoeing
Backpacking
Practicing and Teaching Leave No Trace Ethics
Other: paddling

COSTS

Trips cost in the rage of $500-$600.

HOW CAMP GRIER INTRODUCES PEOPLE TO CHRIST AND HELPS PEOPLE GROW IN THEIR FAITH

Director of Ministry, Dr. Lori Taylor integrates Christian Education and worship activities into adventure activities.

WEBSITE

Camp Grier

Please note: I reserve the right to delete comments that are offensive or off-topic.

Join the Discussion!