Equipping Youth & Families for Christian Living

Summer Camps, Family Weekends, and Church Retreats

Fun, friendships and faith converge in New England at Lakeside, where dynamic, Christ-centered summer programs, family weekends, and church retreats focus on helping families and youth grow in mind, body and spirit.

YouthCampOvernight Youth Camp– includes a range of programs, such as water activities, outdoor skills, sports & recreation, horseback riding, and music. Leadership formation is also offered for high-school aged students. (More Info)

Day Camp– offers full day day programs that include a range of well supervised and engaging camp activities, and a weekly field trip. The experienced staff and an on-site nurse maintain a 5:1 camper to counselor ratio. (More Info)

LakesideRetreatsLakeside Retreats– Come for a weekend to one of our many Lakeside retreats. Family weekends, women’s retreats, quilting and scrap-booking retreats and winter youth retreats.  All are designed to be fun, relaxing, a great value and most importantly focused on Christ and spiritual growth.

Facility Rentals

Retreats – Lakeside is an excellent place for church and ministry retreats. Year-round accommodations range from hotel style rooms with private baths to bunkhouse style lodges ideal for youth groups. Dining services include a wide variety of quality meal options, ranging from the economical to the extravagant. Meeting and breakout rooms accommodate from 2 to 200. Each season presents special opportunities, such as fall foliage, winter skiing and spring & summer fun. (More Info)

Enjoy a Beautiful Setting

Lakeside is set in the beautiful Berkshires of western Massachusetts. Overlooking Richmond Pond, Lakeside is nestled among open meadows, wooded trails and glorious mountain views. Lakeside is easily accessible from throughout New England and New York. Just 9-miles from the Massachusetts Turnpike, Lakeside is less than an hour from Albany, Springfield and Hartford, and under three hours from Boston and New York City. Get Directions