Camps @ Disciples Crossing

Camping within the Disciples is an incredible, spirtual, experience for people of all ages.
Ask anyone who has been to Disciples Crossing in Athens, Texas and they will tell you of
incredible memories, lasting friendships, important lessons, and peaceful moments spent with God.

Disciples Crossing Camp and conference center is a beautiful non-profit campground situated on 534 wooded acres outside Athens, Texas, between Tyler and Corsicana. Since 1947 we've welcomed over 340,000 guests through our gates for retreats, summer camps, outdoor education, weddings, leadership training, family reunions, & more.  MISSION: DISCIPLES CROSSING, A MINISTRY OF THE CHRISTIAN CHURCH (DISCIPLES OF CHRIST), EXISTS TO PROVIDE A PLACE OF SANCTUARY AND RETREAT FOR PEOPLE OF ALL AGES TO EXPERIENCE GOD THROUGH REST, RENEWAL, FELLOWSHIP, AND SPIRITUAL ENRICHMENT.

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Summer 2021 Opportunities can be found below. For more information or to register, please follow the link above.
Please note, scholarship opportunities may be available – contact the camp of church office today.


Family Camp - All Ages - Weekend Camp
Family camp is an opportunity for the whole family to rest, play, and worship together with other families for a weekend. All ages are welcome as long as one of the family members is over the age of 21. Camp Cost Per Person: $160 (13 and up) | $115 (5-12 years old) | FREE (0-4 years old)


Senior + Camp - Class of 2020 - Weekend Camp
Let's try this again, shall we? This camp is for our 2020 Seniors who missed their last year of CYF during COVID. Camp Cost Per Person: $200


DC Camp - Family Edition - All Ages
One Overnight & Day: 4PM - 4PM. Option to arrive at noon and participate in self-paced activities prior to lodging check-in at 4PM. Families looking for a chance to get away, take a breath of fresh air, play, and “camp” without having to buy the gear: this is the adventure for you! Experience the best of our rec options and Campfire Meals exclusively for your family. Interact with other families as much or as little as you want and enjoy multiple lodging options. Note that you must submit a registration for all family members and there is a per person fee. Our base rate is $350 for a family of 4 in Dorm Lodging. We will invoice the email on file for lodging upgrades and any add-ons. 


Day Camp - 1st-5th Grades Monday-Friday Day Camp.
8:30 AM-5:30 PM. Early drop off and late pick up available for additional $10 each per day. A chance for our local community to enjoy camp without the overnight stay! Kids will have access to all the fun activities we offer, a daily devotion, lunch, and snacks.
Camp Cost Per Person: $150


Eighters - 8th-9th Grades - Sunday-Saturday Overnight Camp
AKA "Just Say Know" Camp is designed to teach campers about spirituality and sexuality through a wonderful Christian curriculum. Truly a unique camp experience! Camp Cost Per Person: $440


DC Youth - 6th-12th Grades
New in 2021! Monday- Friday Overnight Camp. Our new crew-based camp model for youth. Camp Cost Per Person: $395


DC Kids (Pastor Ann directing) - 1st-5th Grades
New in 2021! Monday-Friday Overnight Camp. Our new crew-based camp model for kids. Camp Cost Per Person: $395