Year Round Retreat Center
Groups may book the camp by containing the camp office or submitting a Reservation Request in the online registration application. Open the slide panels below for more details on the retreat options for both adults and students. Information about camp buildings and activities can be found under the Facilities menu above. We look forward to seeing you at camp!
Adult Ministry Retreats
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. The Lakeview Lodge has model style rooms with all linens provided or choose one of five group dorms with bunk beds.
- Worship and conference rooms to meet a variety of group sizes and needs.
- Recreation activities for everyone to enjoy and be refreshed.
- Your meals are designed with you in mind. Home cooking at its best!
The camp is located close to many Southeast Texas attractions. Some of these include:
- Access to Lake Sam Rayburn, Toledo Bend Lake, and the Sabine River.
- Hiking trails of versus lengths and difficulties.
- Scenic drives through the piney woods.
- And many more!
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 for your group's needs. You may also want to plug into one of the retreats sponsored by one of our local associations. Use the button below to get info on either the SNBA Men’s Retreat or Inspire Ladies Retreat.
Student Ministry Retreats
If you are looking to get your group out of town and focus on their spiritual lives, 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 will satisfy even the hungriest campers. Some of our menus include gourmet burgers, homemade pizza, and fried catfish. We also offer some great settings for worship, small group discussions, and private quiet times. You can even end your day with a camp fire at one of our fire rings. Check out our website calendar for dates and price list for rates. We are ready to help plan your event.
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:
- Water Park Pool Area.
- Challenge Course with High and Low Ropes Initiatives.
- Archery, 22 Rifle and Shotgun ranges.
- Fishing, Canoes, and Kayaks in four acre lake.
- Dodge Ball Cage.
- Gaga Ball pits.
- Sand Volleyball.
- Basketball Court.
- Nine Square in the Air.
- Ping Pong.
- Large Open Rec Field for games of all kinds!