ELCA Outdoor ministries offer a wide variety of programs that provide growth and faith formation experiences for people of all ages, backgrounds and abilities – summer and year-round. They represent: 132 outdoor ministry sites, 300 full-time directors, 3,500 summer staff, 30,000 acres of land, 175,000 summer campers, and 275,000 fall/winter/spring campers and retreaters.

Whether you are interested in youth or adult programs, finding a place for a group retreat, or need assistance with a program in your congregation, discover what Lutheran outdoor ministry opportunities and resources are near you.

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