Facilities

Camp Gideon’s facilities are excellent places for times of fellowship, learning and worshipping together.  Providing a wonderful get-away from the busy of city life, our two lodges and accompanying facilities are set well back on the property away from noisy roads and the bright lights of the city, allowing for fantastic views of the stars at night, sunsets and the amazing variety of God’s creation.
 
Wilson Building
Constructed in 1986   
  • Bunking for 28
  • 4 rooms holding eight, ten, and ten
    • Each room has a half-bath attached
  • Full Air-conditioning and heating
  • Dining and Banqueting facility for 100
  • Fully equipped commercial kitchen
  • Full bathroom facilities
 
Canyon Lodge
Built in 1994
  • Bunking for 42
  • One room bunking twelve (with including a full bath)
  • Three rooms bunking eight
  • Two couple suites with full baths
  • Full Air-conditioning and heating
  • Lounge/meeting area
  • Basement with spacious meeting area and small kitchenette
  • Deck overlooking valley and lake providing a spectacular view of the sunset every night
  • Full bathroom facilities
 
Bunk House
Refurbished and transformed into extra bunking facility to meet the needs of continually growing ministry
  • Bunking for 20
  • Full Air-conditioning and heating
 
Pavilion
  • Fully enclosed, seasonal usage
  • Concrete pad with tables and chairs
  • Used for a craft-center during Summer Camp
 

Camp Gideon also provides a number of activity areas/facilities for a variety of interests.
 
Swimming Pool
  • 950 square feet ranging from three to five and a half feet deep
  • Heated 
  • Pool house with restrooms and shower facilities
Low Ropes and Initiatives
4 different low ropes courses with varying degrees of difficulty and a wide variety of initiative activities are available at Gideon. If you are interested in utilizing the ropes courses or initiatives, please let us know when making a reservation so that we can have someone present to facilitate them for you.
 
Sports facilities
  • Softball/baseball diamond with backstop
  • Outdoor Basketball court
  • Soccer field with goal posts
  • Two Sand Volleyball courts
  • Archery field and targets
  • Canoeing (lake and 5 canoes)
  • Fishing (bring your own equipment please)
Hiking Trails
Providing miles of beautiful hiking trails, Camp Gideon has both short treks as well as lengthy loops for the more adventurous hiker.  With 188 acres of land through forests, prairies, marshes, rolling hills and around our lake, there is plenty to keep the nature enthusiast occupied.
 
RV and Camping
  • Variety of camping sites with fire pits available either close to buildings and bathrooms or out of site of civilization
  • Full electric and water RV/Camper hook-ups
Outdoor Stage/Amphitheatre
Providing a breath-taking view of the sunset over the valley and lake, the outdoor stage has a backstage entrance, elevated wooden platform, safety railing, and sloped, grassy seating, as well as lighting for night programming.