Programs and Events


Want to spend a beautiful, FALL weekend at Sugar Creek with your family? Need an open, safe, memorable family getaway with flexible activities? Sugar Creek welcomes your whole family to enjoy a retreat together!

Your family can explore the beauty of God’s Creation in community at Sugar Creek, meet other families (at safe physical distancing, etc.), and be inspired in faith with a supportive Christian community!

Enjoy 2 1/2 days and 2 nights with activity options in the great outdoors. Horse rides, nature hikes, arts & crafts, child care, Bible studies, campfires, creek stomping, biking, fun skits, crazy, caring, camp counselors, and awesome food and meal traditions (in open air shelters) – and much more!     Families of all shapes and sizes are welcome. Meals are included.

Sugar Creek Fall Family Retreats* 

  • September 25-27, 2020
  • October 16-18, 2020

*At least 4 separate, registered households are needed for a session to run.



Please only register 1 member of your family! There is a form, later during the registration process, wherein you can list all your family members. 




Lodging options are first-come, first reserved!

Modern Log Cabins, Koinonia Lodge, Retreat Center, Manna Center, rustic cabins, covered wagons, or bring your own tent or RV!

See lodging options – click here


REGISTRATION COST – Sugar Creek Fall Family Retreats   

Household rates just like our Family Getaway Camps this past summer! Meals, materials, and all activities are included.

Modern Log Cabins (sleeps 7 + futon) =  $575 per family*.

Retreat Center, Koinonia Lodge, Manna Center= $395 per family*

RV or Tenting, Rustic cabins, or Covered Wagons = $300 per family*


COVID 19 release form and Pre-Arrival Health Screening are built into the online registration process. If for some reason you need hard copies, printable versions follow:

Program Questions? Call/email Kjell Bakken, Program Director at 608-734-3113 or

Registration Questions? Call/email Kati Allen, Registrar at 608-734-3113 or