CampBlast! Family Weekend
Friday, May 11, 2018 - Sunday, May 13, 2018
Registration Deadline: April 30, 2018
Please note: There is a fee for the CampBlast! Family Weekend. If you are looking for more information about CampBlast! (our completely free, day long, open-house event) please visit lutherlyn.com/campblast.
This retreat offers families the option of spending the entire weekend of CampBlast! at Lutherlyn enjoying camp favorites together like campfire, crafts, and much more!
Each May Lutherlyn hosts an annual open house called CampBlast! This fun filled afternoon highlights all that Lutherlyn has to offer and everything during CampBlast! is free of charge.
This family friendly open house features a plethora of activities including pony rides, campfire, crafts, gaga ball, archery, bouldering room, hiking, nature activities, canoeing, hay rides, games, sports, archaeology, rockets (yep...rockets), kayaking, tours, and even a chance to take a ride down our zipline!
CampBlast! Family Weekend
Check-in Friday evening and stay until mid-morning Sunday. The weekend registration fee includes lodging*, meals, and each of the activities listed on the following tentative schedule. Retreat guests are encouraged to enjoy all the fun during CampBlast!
Adults: $90 per person
Kids (12-18 years old): $75 per person
Kids (6-11 years old): $50 per person
Kids (3-5 years old): $30 per person
Kids (2 and younger): free of charge
Family max: $350 (A family is parents and children. Additional friends/extended family pay according to the rates listed above.)
Registration deadline is April 30th. Full payment is due at the time of registration.
*Guests are responsible for bringing twin bedding, towels, and toiletries.
4:00 - 8:00 pm Check-In
7:00 - 9:00 pm Campfire
Hot Dog Roast
8:30 - 9:15 pm Bingo
8:00 - 9:00 am Breakfast
9:30 - 10:30 am Family Time *see below
11:00 am - noon CampBlast! Worship
noon - 3:30 pm CampBlast! Lunch
noon - 4:00 pm CampBlast! Activities
4:00 pm CampBlast! Campfire
5:15 - 6:00 pm Dinner
6:00 - 8:30 pm Family Time *see below
8:30 pm Fellowship Time
8:00 am - noon Grab & Go Continental Breakfast
Go in Peace
Family Time/Always Available:
Recreation Building (bouldering room, indoor gaga, 4-square, corn hole)
Hiking Trails (17 miles, map provided)
Books & DVD’s
Fireplaces & Fire Circles*
*If you start a campfire, make sure that it is completely extinguished when you are finished and do not leave the fire unattended.
Meals are served buffet style at designated meal times in our Dining Hall. Coffee, tea, and water are available during daylight hours. Our chef can accommodate dietary needs as necessary. Please include information regarding your needs when registering (food allergies, gluten free, vegetarian, etc.) so we may plan appropriately for your stay.
Our cabins are equipped with central heating, carpeting, and full bathroom facilities (shower, toilet, and sink). Each family style cabin features 6 twin beds. Guests provide their own linens (twin bedding & towels) and toiletries.
Space is limited. Registrations must be received by the deadline (April 30, 2018). We encourage you to use the online form below to complete your registration. Registrations may also be completed using the form found within the printable brochure above. You can also pick up pre-printed forms at the Lutherlyn office during regular business hours (Monday - Friday, 9 am - 4:30 pm).
A $40.00 non-refundable cancellation fee is in effect for cancellations made within 14 days of the scheduled retreat.
How to get to Lutherlyn
Please only enter Lutherlyn's grounds via our main entrance from Dick Road. If you're using GPS our physical address is 500 Lutherlyn Lane Butler, PA 16001. After checking in we can direct you to your assigned cabin if you're staying over night.
From the West:
Take Interstate 79 to Route 422 (the Butler/New Castle exit) and head east 8.2 miles. Make a right hand turn at the 84 Lumber onto Dick Road. The main entrance to the camp is 1.5 miles down the road. The camp driveway will take you directly to the main parking lot and the camp office.
From the East:
Take Route 8 to Route 422 and head west (towards New Castle) 7 miles to the 84 Lumber. Make a left hand turn on to Dick Road. The main entrance is 1.5 miles down the road. The camp driveway will take you directly to the main parking lot and the camp office.
CampBlast! Family Weekend Online Registration
Cancellations more than two weeks prior to event will receive a refund minus a $40 cancellation fee. Cancellations less than two weeks prior to the event are not refundable.
Each summer Lutherlyn welcomes more than 50 young people who work together to ensure each of our campers has a great time. A two-week training program prior to camp prepares our staff for our Summer Camp programs.
Join us for a day of FUN that highlights all that Lutherlyn has to offer. This annual open house FREE to attend.
2018 marks Lutherlyn's 70th year of summer camp programs! Join us as we celebrate our history together, help members of our summer staff community reconnect with each other, and build new friendships!
This event is open to anyone who has served on Lutherlyn's staff: counselors, KPs, lifeguards, store managers, grounds crew, and everyone else who has been part of staff (and their families).