Year Round Retreat Center
Groups may book the camp by containing the camp office or submitting a Reservation Request in the online registration application. Open the slide panels below for more details on the retreat options for both adults and students. Information about camp building and activities can be found under the Facilities menu above. We look forward to seeing you at camp!
Adult Ministry Retreats
Are you looking for that perfect place to host a retreat or just a small group getaway? ETBE offers that place. Set on 125 acres in the midst of the forests, lakes, rivers and hills of Deep East Texas you will find everything you need.
- Clean and comfortable lodging to accommodate almost every type of group including 35 motel rooms, and five group dorms.
- Worship and conference rooms to meet a variety of group sizes and needs.
- Recreation activities for everyone to enjoy and be refreshed.
- Your meals are designed with you in mind. Home cooking at its best!
The camp is located close to many Southeast Texas attractions. Some of these include:
- Access to Lake Sam Rayburn, Toledo Bend Lake, and the Sabine River.
- Hiking trails of versus lengths and difficulties.
- Scenic drives through the piney woods.
- And many more!
No matter if it is a small group or large one our staff would love to custom design a retreat for you that will be the perfect remedy for your group's needs.
Student Ministry Retreats
If you are looking to get your group out of town and focus on reaching some of your ministry goals, we want to help. ETBE has 125 beautiful acres full of stuff that will make your group want to come back again and again. Our retreat meals are to die for. From gourmet burgers, to homemade pizza, to fried catfish or brisket you won't be going away hungry. We also offer some great settings for worship, small group discussions, and private quiet times. There's nothing better than ending the day with a hayride and bonfire, we can do that. Check out our website for dates and rates. We are ready to help.
Is your group made up of teenagers or those who can't wait to be one? Either way we understand the importance of mixing the right amount of recreation and fun with a challenging portion of spiritual insights and encouragement. ETBE has great activities such as:
- Total Immersion Waterslide and Pool Area.
- Challenge Course with High and Low Ropes Initiatives.
- Archery, Rifle and Shotgun ranges.
- Fishing, Paddleboats, Canoes, and Kayaks in four acre lake.
- Cage Dodge Ball.
- Sand Volleyball.
- Basketball Court.
- Ping Pong.
- Large Open Rec Field for Game of all kinds!