Year Round Retreat Center

Groups may book the camp by containing the camp office. The encampment host several adult retreats throughout the year. These annual retreats include the area Ladies' Retreat, Men's Retreat, Senior Adult Retreat, and Women in Ministry Retreat. Open the slide panels below for more details on the retreat options for both adults and students.

Are you looking for that perfect place to host a retreat or just a small group getaway? ETBE offers that place. Set on 125 acres in the midst of the forests, lakes, rivers and hills of Deep East Texas you will find everything you need. Clean and comfortable lodging to accommodate almost every type of group including 35 motel rooms, two family cottages and five group dorms. Worship and conference rooms to meet a variety of group sizes and needs. Your meals are designed with you in mind. Home cooking at it's best

If you would rather do your own cooking we have two kitchens and outside grill that may be available for you to use. These can be reserved with your confirmation.

No matter if it is a small group or large one our staff would love to custom design a retreat for you that will be the perfect remedy for your group's needs.

Is your group made up of teenagers or those who can't wait to be one? Either way we understand the importance of mixing the right amount of recreation and fun with a challenging portion of spiritual insights and encouragement. ETBE has great activities such as:

  • Total Immersion Waterslide and pool
  • Challenge Course with High and Low Ropes Initiatives
  • Archery, Rifle and Shotgun ranges
  • Fishing, Paddleboats, Canoes, and Kayaks
  • BMX Bike Course
  • Cage Dodge Ball
  • Sand Volleyball
  • Basketball Court
  • Tetherball
  • Ping Pong
  • Horseshoes

If you are looking to get your group out of town and focus on reaching some of your ministry goals, we want to help. ETBE has 125 beautiful acres full of stuff that will make your group want to come back again and again. Our retreat meals are to die for. From gourmet burgers, to homemade pizza to fried catfish or brisket you won't be going away hungry. We also offer some great settings for worship, small group discussions, and private quiet times. There's nothing better than ending the day with a hayride and bonfire, we can do that. Check out our website for dates and rates. We are ready to help.

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