Colorado Summer Camp

and Retreat Center

We are praying for all of the guests that attended and served at this ministry!  The COVID-19 pandemic has impacted many lives. We love you and are praying! 

Please continue to support our work as we wait, watch and pray about the how the corona virus will affect the Summer 2020 activities.

What Makes Us Unique

Facilities & Housing

Our facility is thoughtfully organized and supplied with all the necessary components to accomodate a weekend retreat for your church. 

  • Rooms for up to 80 people (easily expand your group size with tents and RV's).
  • 100-seat chapel
  • Cabins & Areas for authentic Tent Camping
  • Recreation Room
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Separate Nurses Station & Cabin

Meals & Dining

You are welcome to use the camp's commercial kitchen for your group event!  In order to offer the lowest pricing possible, we provide you the option of preparing your own meals. We also have a catered menu of breakfast, brunch, lunch and dinner (extra fee applies).

  • Full Dining Hall & Kitchen
  • Equipped commercial kitchen 
  • Refrigerator, Freezer, stove/oven, pantry, dish-room

The Great Outdoors!

You can relax next to the refreshing creek or take a hike in the pines and never have to leave the camp property.

  • Hiking Trails (ask about Dark Canyon and other nearby trails)
  • ATV, UTV, Motorcycle Trails
  • Horse friendly (outbacking plans available)
  • Fishing (brookies, browns, rainbows, cutthroat)
  • Large camp fire ring
  • Basketball court

Friends & Family

One of our favorite aspects of operating this ministry is getting to host a variety of retreats for Bible-believing churches and ministries.

  • God knits hearts together at camp!
  • Meet new people
  • Forge friendships

Faith & Fellowship

Come away and be refreshed in the presence of the Lord.

  • Chapel Services (Retreat Speaker/Pastor Available)
  • Baptisms
  • Devotional Areas
  • Worship Music (Artists Available)
  • Silence & Solitude to meet with God

Fun & Adventure

We are in the heart of the Colorado Rockies!

  • Hiking! There are some of the best trails in Colorado.
  • ATV, UTV & Motorcycle Trails. 
  • Horses & Trail Riding available 
  • Easy, Moderate, Advanced Day Trails and Overnight Adventures
  • Time away to connect with God.
  • Sports and Outdoor Activities
  • Guided Backpacking and Outdoor Discipleship Program

Not sure what to bring for your adventure? 

Click the button to download the packing checklist.

Where to Find Us

Our Location

Located in the beautiful mountains of western Colorado, Camp West is a fitting location for summer retreats and camps.

Our 52-acre facility is nestled in the valley of the Anthracite creek, in full view of the majestic Ragged mountains. 

Find us off HWY 133 at the 3-1/2 mile marker on County Road 12 (Kebler Pass). We are 25 miles West of Crested Butte, 20 miles East of Paonia, and 45 miles South of Carbondale (Glenwood Springs, Aspen and the Roaring Fork Valley).

Our Pricing

We are blessed to be able to provide a fully equipped mountain location at exceptionally low pricing!

Group Rental

For a low flat rate, your Group gets:

  • Stay in the beautiful mountains between Paonia and Crested Butte, Colorado
  • Bunks for up to 80 people
  • Use of our commercial kitchen
  • Amazing Hiking & Fishing
  • Chapel & scenic devotion areas
  • Recreation Room
  • Cabins & Areas for authentic tent camping & RV parking.
  • Custom packages available for extended stays and larger groups.
  • Exclusive and private use of the entire property
  • Discounts for Trail Life USA groups