July Family Camp


July Family Camp Jul 4 - 7, 2024

For a detailed breakdown of pricing, scroll down and click “pricing” in the list of options.

Please Note: Registration Opens on December 1. 

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July Family Camp is a great way to celebrate the Fourth-of-July as a Family while growing closer to the Lord.

Family Camp is specifically designed to fit the needs of families with an array of activities for all ages. Our trained staff is available to assist you with sailing, swimming, the banana boat, boat beach, craft hall and much more. Chapel is held twice daily. We look forward to serving you and your family at Covenant Pines this summer!

*Camp begins after 4 PM on Thursday and ends after brunch on Sunday. Dinner is served at 6:00 pm on Thursday.


Meals included

All costs for Family Camp include meals during your stay. We will serve a total of 9 meals during Family Camp: dinner the first night, 3 meals the second day, 3 meals the third day, and 2 meals on the last day.

Housing & Pricing

Deluxe Housing


Adult $264.00
Child (Ages 4-12) $132.00
Little (Age 0-3) Free
FAMILY MAX $924.00

Backwoods Cabins

These three cozy cabins sleep between 9-11 people. Each cabin has a full, handicap-accessible bathroom.

Bald Eagle Lodge

Each of these comfortable, carpeted rooms sleeps between 5-7 people. Each room has a sink vanity and is just down the hall from a full bathroom.

Retreat Center

In addition to the four public bathrooms equipped with showers, there are private half bathrooms in nearly all of the rooms; four of these rooms have full bathrooms. One kitchenette and two meeting rooms are available for groups’ use.

Standard Housing


Adult $190.00
Child (Ages 4-12) $95.00
Little (Age 0-3) Free
FAMILY MAX $665.00

Davis Lake Cabins

The multiple windows on the lakeside of the cabins offer a quaint and picturesque view. Just across from the cabins is a bathhouse. In their secluded location, these cabins are surrounded by gorgeous colors in the fall and near the cross country ski trails in the winter.

Round Lake Cabins

There are eight Round Lake Cabins scattered between Lakeside chapel and the Chapel at Inspiration Point that sleep 82 guests. The cabins have a centrally located bathhouse within a short walking distance and a children’s playground nearby. With easy access to Round Lake, these rustic, heated cabins are a good place to stay year-round.



Activities are provided for all members of your family. Our trained camp staff will be happy to assist you with:

  • Banana Boat
  • The Giant Swing
  • Crate Stacking

There are plenty of other activities you can do on your own as well:

  • Swimming Beach
  • Canoeing
  • Paddleboarding
  • Playground
  • Open Gym
  • Volleyball
  • Lawn Games
  • Board/Card games
  • Gaga Ball
  • Family Camp 5k



Chris Peterson 

Chris Peterson grew up at Covenant Pines and served six summers on staff from 1993-1998. Experiencing God’s transforming work among campers and staff had a profound impact on his life and he looks back to these years with joy and gratitude. He couldn’t be more excited to be a part of July family camp.

Chris was ordained by the Covenant Church in 2004 and has pastored international churches in Stockholm, Sweden and Tokyo, Japan. In November 2023 Chris was appointed by Serve Globally as Europe Regional Coordinator where he is privileged to support the Covenant Church’s global partnerships and the personnel serving in Europe.

He resides in Stockholm, Sweden with his wife Hanna and their children, Asher and Livia. They love the great outdoors of Sweden and take every opportunity to do a new hike. Chris’s home church in the U.S. is Community Covenant Church in Minneapolis.