Dates & Rates

Nestled in small town Arcadia, Michigan, Camp Arcadia is a charming, 100-year-old Christian family camp with Lutheran roots located right on the shores of Lake Michigan.

Open from Memorial Day through the last weekend in October, Camp Arcadia offers retreats for individuals and families of all ages.

Family Retreats

Camp Arcadia has something for everyone! The wide array of activities offered each day will keep even the most active member of the family busy all day.

Week 1 (June 23 – 29) – Scott Bruzek & Arthur Just with Kevin Hildebrand (Full, Availability for Offsite Guests)

Week 2 (June 30 – July 6) – John Nunes & Heath Carter with Barry Bobb (Full)

Week 3 (July 7-13) – Matt Hoffmann & Blythe Barreto (Full, Availability for Offsite Guests)

Week 4 (July 14-20) – Ben Haupt & Micah Glenn with Bob Unger (Full, Availability for Offsite Guests)

Week 5 (July 21 – 27) – Brian Davies & Sarah Salzberg with Bob Unger (Full, Availability for Offsite Guests)

Week 6 (July 28 – August 3) – Matt Popovits & Jeff Kloha, Paul Maier, Bob Unger (Full, Availability for Offsite Guests)

Week 7 (August 4 – 10) – Ken Chitwood & Trevor Sutton (Full, Availability for Offsite Guests)

Week 8 (August 11 – 17) – Gabe Kasper & David Zahl (Full)

Week 9 (August 18- 24) – Ryan Tinetti, Tanner Olson & Blake Flattley

Labor Day Weekend  (August 30-September 2) – Chad Foster

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Onsite

Adults (18+) $695 per/adult
Teens (14-17) $546 per/teen
Youth (7-13) $400 per/youth
Children (3-6) $276 per/child
Babies (0-2) $0 per/baby

Housing Surcharges (onsite guests only)

Single Occupant Inn Room +$122
Inn – Private Bathroom +$395
Aspen Cottage (1-2 guests)  +$414
Birch Cottage (6-8 guests) +$545
Spruce Cottage (4-6 guests) +$545
Cedar Cottage (8-9 guests) +$580
Juniper Cottage (12-16 guests) +$696

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Offsite

Adults (18+) $451 per/adult
Teens (14-17) $354 per/teen
Youth (7-13) $260 per/youth
Children (3-6) $130 per/child
Babies (0-2) $0 per/baby

Onsite or offsite Minimum Deposit $175

Onsite

Adults (18+) $316 per/adult
Teens (14-17) $292 per/teen
Youth (7-13) $200 per/youth
Children (3-6) $153 per/child
Babies (0-2) $0 per/baby

Housing Surcharges (onsite guests only)

Single Occupant Inn Room +$49
Inn – Private Bathroom +$161
Aspen Cottage (1-2 guests)  +$173
Birch Cottage (6-8 guests) +$208
Spruce Cottage (4-6 guests) +$208
Cedar Cottage (8-9 guests) +$230
Juniper Cottage (12-16 guests) +$273

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Offsite

Adults (18+) $206 per/adult
Teens (14-17) $189 per/teen
Youth (7-13) $130 per/youth
Children (3-6) $98 per/child
Babies (0-2) $0 per/baby

Onsite or offsite Minimum Deposit $125

Summer Teen Retreats

Whether singing at the top of your lungs during our late-night worship service (Vespers), eating ice cream in a booth with 10 of your new friends, or sitting on the patio and talking about life with your counselor, Camp Arcadia’s Teen Retreats offer the perfect start to the summer!

Alpha Teen Retreat | June 9- 15 | Travis Hartjen

Omega Teen Retreat | June 16-22 | Matt Popovits

$537 per/teen

Minimum Deposit Per Guest $250

Summer Starter

As Camp Arcadia’s first retreat of the season, Summer Starter is for adult guests who are interested in experiencing a more “independent” Camp Arcadia experience.

Here come ‘Da Judges | June 1-7 | Robert Appold

Onsite Adults (18+) – $585 per/adult
Offsite Adults (18+) – $380 per/adult

Housing Surcharges (onsite guests only)

Inn – Private Bathroom +$329
Aspen Cottage (1-2 guests)  +$327
Birch Cottage (6-8 guests) +$362
Spruce Cottage (4-6 guests) +$362
Cedar Cottage (8-9 guests) +$436
Juniper Cottage (12-16 guests) +$545

Read more about our cottages

Onsite or offsite Minimum Deposit $200

Lutherhostel

Lutherhostel is a late-August retreat for older adults arriving Saturday afternoon and departing on Thursday after lunch.

Prayer – Corporate to Contemplative
Food, Feasts & Fasts for Jesus’ followers in Luke’s Gospel

August 24 – 29 | Bill Cwirla & Keith Forni with Pat Leege (1st Floor & Private Baths FULL)

Onsite Adults (18+) $550 per/adult
Offsite Adults (18+) $357 per/adult

Housing Surcharges (onsite guests only)

Inn – Private Bathroom +$329
Aspen Cottage (1-2 guests)  +$327
Birch Cottage (6-8 guests) +$362
Spruce Cottage (4-6 guests) +$362
Cedar Cottage (8-9 guests) +$436
Juniper Cottage (12-16 guests) +$545

Read more about our cottages

Minimum Deposit $200

Women's Retreats

Looking for a weekend to rest and be refreshed in the midst of the busy fall season? Camp Arcadia’s Women’s Retreats are just what you need!

Women’s Retreat I | September 13-15 | Karen Lippert (Limited Housing Available)

Women’s Retreat II | September 20-22 | Donna Snow (Limited Housing Available)

Onsite Adults (18+) $263 per/adult
Offsite Adults (18+) $184 per/adult

Housing Surcharges

Arriving Thursday +$325 per/person
Staying in a Camp Cottage +$35 per/person

Minimum Deposit $125

Men's Retreats

Camp Arcadia offers two different men’s retreats each season: the Lutheran Laymen League (LLL) Men’s Retreat and the Arcadia Men’s Retreat. 

LLL Men’s Retreat  | September 5-8 | Rev. Dr. Roosevelt Gray, Jr.

Arcadia Men’s Retreat | September 27-29 | Chad Bird

LL Men’s Retreat

Onsite Adults (18+) $275 per/adult
Offsite Adults (18+) $193 per/adult

Housing Surcharges

Staying in a Camp Cottage or Single Occupant Inn Room +$35 per/person

Minimum Deposit $125

Arcadia Men’s Retreat

Onsite Adults (18+) $263 per/adult
Offsite Adults (18+) $184 per/adult

Housing Surcharges

Arriving Thursday +$62 per/person
Staying in a Camp Cottage +$35 per/person

Minimum Deposit $125

Fall Confirmation Retreats

Whether playing basketball, walking through the woods or enjoying an ice cream cone, Camp Arcadia’s Fall Confirmation Retreats offer confirmands in 6th through 8th grade opportunities to connect with their pastor, youth leaders, and fellow students in a beautiful retreat setting along the shores of Lake Michigan.

FCR I | October 4 – 6 | Jason Baue

FCR II | October 11-13 | AJ Vega

FCR III | October 18-20 | Jonathan Brandenburg

Adult Leaders (18+) $125 per/adult
Youth $162 per/youth

Minimum Deposit $50

Volunteer Weekends

Help care for Camp Arcadia by volunteering during our Opening and Closing Weekends. For both volunteer weekends, meals and lodging are free of charge in exchange for your time, effort and energy as volunteers.

Over Opening Weekend, volunteers come together to clean, rake, paint, build, and prepare the buildings for the coming summer season. Volunteers should come prepared to work efficiently to accomplish many tasks over the course of this weekend. 

Closing Weekend is when we prepare Camp for the winter. Come enjoy a weekend of work, fellowship and FREE ICE CREAM!

Contact the Camp office for further information about either volunteer weekend!

Opening Weekend | May 24-27

Closing Weekend | October 25-27

Registration is open!

We started accepting registrations starting December 1st.