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Adventure

Ideal for: Families and Couples   |   Ages: All Ages   |   Dates: June 9th – August 10th

The path begins where the pavement ends.

Adventure is the best kind of family bonding.

A 5 day adventure camp experience where families and couples can deepen their relationships through unforgettable outdoor adventures in a picturesque mountain setting. Featuring top-notch food, comfy hotel-style rooms, inspiring speakers and exciting outdoor activities, Glorieta provides the perfect place to get away and make it all happen.

Off the couch. Into the action.

We are all about families growing together and making memories through exciting outdoor adventures and experiential learning. When families spend time outdoors having fun and overcoming nature’s challenges – they grow closer and learn new things about each other. Every moment in an adventure is an opportunity for God to change a heart.

By infusing the camp experience with Biblical truths, families discover that real relationships emerge and adventures become life lessons that provide opportunities for spiritual growth. Camp may end after a week, but the knowledge they gain can impact their families and communities for a lifetime.

Adventure Activities

Waterfront Tower

Bomb the Blob!

Rock Climbing

Wilderness Hiking

Mountain Bikes

Arrow Tag

Mud Pit Melee

Whitewater Rafting

*Whitewater rafting availability is limited for groups camps. Contact groups@glorieta.org to reserve spots. Additional Fee is $55 Per Person for families.

Slingshots

Mini Golf

Hiking

Climbing Grotto

Field Games

Arts & Crafts

Ga-Ga Ball

Dodgeball

Obstacle Course

Sand Volleyball

Little Kid Zip

Rappelling

Bouldering Wall

Basketball

Coffee Shop

Climbing Blocks

Redneck Paintball

Zip Tour

Zip Drop

Tree Rappelling

Tree House

Tree House Challenge Course

Waterfront Decks

Indoor Superswing

Inflatables

Arbor Climb

Disc Golf

Mountain Scooters

Workout Room

eBikes

Hang Time

RC Cars

Drift Ball

Hide and Seek

BB Guns

Crossbows

Waterfront Tower

Our flagship feature is a 5 level treehouse. Take a drop down one of four super slides or have gallons of fun in any of our waterfront activities.

Bomb the Blob!

Climb. Leap! Plop! Launch! Whoa! Splash! Climb. Leap! Plop! Launch! Whoa! Splash! Repeat again and again until we wear 'em out.

Outdoor Rock Climbing

If you're a thrill seeker who'd like to feel a little "boulder", we accommodate all skill levels in many different climbing styles. For those about to rock, we salute you!

Wilderness Hiking

There's adventure in each breath and every step. Let your wanderlust take over and experience spectacular vistas across miles of pristine mountain trails.

Mountain Bikes

Hop on and go for a spin that will leave you breathless in more ways than one. When you experience a mountainside ride, you'll know what we mean.

Arrow TAG

We are hunters, and adventure is our game. We are unstoppable, and you are our prey. Take aim and bring 'em down. Before they get you!

Mud Pit Melee

Grit your teeth for an untethered free-for-all. Here's mud in your eye... and between your toes... and behind your ears..

Whitewater Rafting

"Row! Row! Row! You lazy land lubbers! Heave ho and off we go! Steady as she goes." Will somebody smack that guide with a paddle?

Slingshots

These are no toys, but they are a lot of fun. We may not be slaying giants, but you will get good target practice. Take aim. Hold your breath. Steady. And...

Mini Golf

If putting around is your thing, we have the perfect way to pass an afternoon. This classic family sport is best under the pines, with a nice summer breeze.

Hiking

Thousands of acres and miles of trails through God's beautiful creation. Explore the trails and experience vistas that will take your breath away.

Climbing Grotto

Test your grip and your core strength on our Swiss army knife of climbing sweetness. This tower can test and inspire almost any level of climber.

Field Games

Guaranteed to break the ice. This is camp-olympics! From scavenger hunts to more inventive contests, you're sure to make a few new friends along the way.

Arts & Crafts

You'll leave with tan lines from all the beaded bracelets you've made and traded with your new besties. Get ready for paint under your nails and a bunch of souvenirs.

Ga-Ga Ball

Ga-ga wha? Trust us, it's not for babies. Part dodge ball, part tag and part king of the hill, it takes action to another level. Stay with it. Rule the octagon!

Dodgeball

There's nothing like the unmistakable tread of a new red dodgeball. It provides good grip. And a recognizable pattern on the side of your face. Respect the ball!

Obstacle Course

There's no easing into this, so jump right in! From there, you're climbing through our bouncy crash course. You'll love ducking, diving, and dodging to the end.

Sand Volleyball

Bring it on. Serve it up. Spike, slam, wham, attack - Let your competitive spirit take over. You'll need it. Dig, set, spin, spike! Leave the campfire for day's end.

Little Kid Zip

The high-flying thrill of our zip lines can be a lot. That's why we've developed a course that's just right for building confidence in our younger campers.

Rappelling

Your heart pounds as you overcome your nerves and step off the cliff. What were you thinking? Total focus. Step by step. Now you're down, confident. Again!

Bouldering Wall

One look at the kaleidoscopic wall and you'll think it’s easy. But it's like Crossfit for spider monkeys. It takes balance, footwork, and strategy in every move.

Basketball

There's nothing better than a game of high altitude hoops. Pick up moves with other campers from around the country, or take 'em to school like you do at home.

Coffee Shop

There's no fancy mermaid on these cups. This is real grounds for sittin' and sippin', Lower Rockies style. Order up, bust out the board games and let's chat.

Climbing Blocks

Brand new to rock climbing? These colorful blocks are just right for learning the basics and getting the 'hang' of climbing without getting too far off the ground.

Redneck Paintball

Think paintball with slingshots. Don't let the name fool you, your neck is well protected. Your pride, however, is not. Think fast! They come at you from all sides.

Zip Tour

Our dual line tour features FIVE sections of fast-moving zip lines stretched high above the alpine floor. Each section give you a different experience. Bring a friend!

Zip Drop

This is like a normal zip line, only a little more loosy-goosey, with special tethers that let you drift to the ground like a parachuter coming in for a landing.

Tree Rappelling

What's better than the view of the forest from the treetops? The trip back down of course. This is why ropes go with trees like campfires go with singalongs.

Tree House

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Treehouse Challenge Course

Quietly nestled in the pines is a diabolical treehouse designed to test both your mental and physical abilities. Only the best problem solvers will prevail!

Waterfront Decks

Water you waiting for? Take a dip and a drop from any one of our numerous decks rigged with ropes, slides, blobs and more. Look out below, and bombs away!

Indoor Superswing

Hey camper, camper. Hey camper, camper. Swing! Harness up and take a big leap of faith. Only at Glorieta can kids have this much fun in church.

Inflatables

We're not just full of hot air when we say, "If it inflates, it's great!" Bounce through our collection of endless obstacles and feel your excitement balloon.

Arbor Climb

Do you love the woods? Well, harness up, because you're about to get closer to nature than ever before. This is tree climbing brought to another level.

Disc Golf

To heck with the clubs; grab a disk and join the fun. It's all in your swing... or is it the fling? This is the perfect place to test your skills at a high level.

Mountain Scooters

This ain't your smooth driveway and these things take scootering to a whole new level. Hop on and go for the ride of your life while trying to keep up!

Workout Room

If outdoor adventures aren't enough to tame the beast within you, or if you're on a special regimen, we have a full workout facility to help keep you on track.

eBikes

Ready for two-wheeled touring, but not looking forward to perpetually pushing pedals? Our ebikes are no "free ride", but they do give added oomf when you need it.

Hang Time

There are plenty of places around camp to relax. Stake a claim at one of the many hammocks that are open for grabs. Breath in the fresh air. Now exhale.

RC Cars

Can you ever get bored driving an RC car? If so, we're having too much fun on the track to notice. Take a few laps at top speed, and show the kids how it's done.

Drift Ball

It's like a cross between basketball, soccer, hockey, polo and demolition derby on our awesome drift trikes. Hard to explain. Amazing to play. Try it.

Hide and Seek

Close your eyes. Now, count to 100. You know the game. But have you ever played on a scale as epic as this? Seek out a match, and you'll find a good time.

BB Guns

BB guns are a lot of fun for beginners and expert shooters alike. Squeeze off a few pellets and plink some targets, and you'll see what we mean.

Crossbows

Time for some serious family bonding, William Tell style. Of course, you're not shooting an apple off anyone's head, but we promise it'll be pretty thrilling.

Adventure Upgrades +

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WHITEWATER RAFTING

It’s like navigating a torrent of liquid adrenaline while being yelled at to paddle harder, faster, this way and that – or else – you’re going swimming involuntarily. Suddenly the reason for the helmets and life jackets becomes crystal clear to you. This couldn’t be more fun!To add this to your camp experience, choose this option during the Sign Up process.

Additional Fee – $55 Per Person

HORSEBACK RIDING

Pull on your boots and saddle up the family for a half-day trail ride experience through towering mountains, ponderosa pines, and shimmering aspens. Trail rides come complete with picnic lunch, spectacular views and memories your family will treasure for a lifetime. To add this to your camp experience, please contact Bart Everett at Diamond E Stables or at (505) 500-7839.

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SPA DAY

The Spa at Loretto blends old-world charm with world-class luxury in one of New Mexico’s most photographed buildings. The award-winning spa is a sanctuary for mind, body and spirit renewal featuring natural woods and stone elements, antique furnishings, hand-carved cabinetry, beaded sconces and a candlelit kiva fireplace. To add this to your camp experience, please contact Loretto Spa at (505) 984-7997, or Book an Appointment Online and mention you are with Glorieta Family Camp.

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Inspirational Speakers

Words to Feast on Daily

Each week of Glorieta Family Camp features a different gifted messenger from God – storytellers, counselors, teachers, preachers, and students of the Bible who have been gifted and tasked with passing on the divine inspirations and truths of His Word. These daily talks are always a fascinating learning experience like no other in an environment like Glorieta. To say it’s inspiring does not do it justice. So sit back, relax and soak it all in.

Camp Features

Some of the things that make Glorieta such a special place.

A Typical Day At Camp

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7 AM

Breakfast Buffet Worth Writing Home About and Fuel for a Busy Day Ahead.

8:30 AM

Morning wake up. Round ’em up. And let’s get ready to be inspired.

8:45 AM

Morning Worship. Inspires the Day!

9:15 AM

Bible Study Lessons – Planting Seeds for Growth.

10:15 AM

Family Devotional Time – Strengthens the Ties that Bind

10:50 AM

Activity Session 1 – Go for it!

12:30 PM

Lunchtime! – These people can build a sandwich!

1:30 PM

Time to stretch your wings and fly!

4 PM

Activity Session 3 – Challenge Yourself to the Max! It’s Even Fun to Fail!

6:30 PM

Dinner Time! Chef is ALWAYS cooking up something yummy!

7:30 PM

Evening Event. A Different Theme Each Night. Always Amazingly Fun.

8 PM

Nightly Hangout – Make New Friends. Bond with Family. Fun Times All Around.

Child Care

Family Camp is a time to bond, and we encourage sharing adventures together as much as possible. However, we know that many of our activities aren’t suitable for everyone. For those with small children, Glorieta Camps offers full child care services monitored by carefully trained staff in a safe and secure environment packed with age appropriate activities. So go ahead and explore – the little ones are safe with us.

Date Night

Take an evening to step back and catch some rare one-on-one time with your spouse. Relax in the fresh mountain air and enjoy the peace and quiet while lingering over a savory dinner with your favorite someone. This is time to invest in each other and your marriage without distraction, while we occupy the kids with fun activities.

Family always grows closer at camp

“I was thrilled that my friends who came enjoyed the camp experience like we do. I always discover ways to grow closer with my family when I’m at camp. Love it!”

Thankful for new relationships

“We are thankful for the new relationships we built. Thankful for the new experiences we were able to share as a family. And so thankful all of that happened in a safe Christian environment.”

Family disconnects to reconnect

“We loved camp. It was amazing to be able to disconnect from the outside world and really connect as a family. I’m thankful for childcare because I was able to spend time with just the big kids which doesn’t happen in our normal day-to-day life. I enjoyed seeing joy on my kids faces as they tried new activities. We are already excited for camp next year.”

Family changed. Coming back.

“My family is changed for the better. And we can’t wait to come back next year.”

Got my 15 year old to open up

“The best part of our experience was your staff. Our two counselors were amazing and the youth leader got my 15-year-old son to open up…and I’m a pastor. I am very thankful!”

Building relationships with new friends

“We really liked how our groups were broken up by regions this year. It was fun to build relationships with those that live in the same city as us.”

Seeds planted.

“My kids thoroughly enjoyed it. And while I don’t see all the seeds that were planted, I know they were.”

Staff

Enthusiastic. Energetic. Inspiring. And SUPER Fun.

Our staff is made up of a bunch of really fun, friendly people who are also super serious about providing you with the best camp experience ever. Each day they demonstrate their passion for serving Jesus Christ through leading by example and with a cheerful demeanor.

Our staff members are recruited based on their:

Personality & Ability

Passion for Teaching

Servant's Heart

Relationship With Christ

Qualifications & Skills

Education & Training

Getting ready for camp.

Here’s your field guide for ultimate Family Camp preparedness.

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Family Camp Lodging

Hotel-style rooms with full private bathrooms and either two queen or one king-size bed. Adjoining rooms available on limited basis.

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RV Camp Sites

If you’ve got a big rig, bring it along! We offer pull through sites with full hook-ups that include 15 and 30 amp electricity, water, and sewer.

What to Bring

Toothbrush? Check. Shorts and T-Shirts. Check. Swimsuits? Double-check. Here’s a complete list of stuff to bring with you to camp.

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What not to Bring

Not to be a downer, but this is camp, baby! Enjoy it. Here’s your list of items to leave at home, or at least in your room.

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Getting To Camp

Glorieta is located at 11 State Highway 50, Glorieta, NM 87535. For directions click the "MAP" button below.

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Luggage Limit

You don’t have to go minimalist, but who wants a bunch of stuff to keep track of? Pack light for a stress-free camp experience.

Health and Safety

The spiritual, physical, and emotional well being of every camper is our top priority. We’re here to fulfill all their safety and nutritional needs.

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Activity Upgrades

There are way more adventures to experience at camp than can be done in a week. But if your adrenaline isn’t rushing quite fast enough visit the link below.

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Arrival & Departure

We can’t wait to welcome you to camp! Learn more about times and activities on your arrival and departure days.

Financial Aid

Everyone should have a chance to come to camp. So we offer assistance to campers facing financial, emotional or spiritual hardships.

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Code of Conduct

We’re here to have fun, build each other up and encourage others in love! But there are a few behaviors that just won’t fly at Glorieta Camps.

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In Case of Emergency

This is a time to escape and grow closer to our families. But if there’s a home emergency, contact the camp Director and we’ll arrange a call.

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Dates

2018 Family CampLengthDatesStatusRegister
Session 1 (Hillside Christian Church)5-DayJune 10-16COMPLETE-----------
Session 25-DayJune 17-23COMPLETE-----------
Session 35-DayJune 24-30COMPLETE-----------
Session 45-DayJuly 1-7COMPLETE-----------
Session 55-DayJuly 8-14COMPLETE-----------
Session 65-DayJuly 15-21COMPLETE-----------
Session 75-DayJuly 22-28COMPLETE-----------
Session 85-DayJuly 29-August 4COMPLETE-----------
Session 95-DayAugust 5-11COMPLETE-----------
2019 Family CampLengthDatesStatusRegister
Session 1 (Hillside Christian Church)5-DayJune 9-15OPENSIGN UP
Session 25-DayJune 16-22OPENSIGN UP
Session 35-DayJune 23-29OPENSIGN UP
Session 45-DayJune 30-July 6OPENSIGN UP
Session 55-DayJuly 7-13OPENSIGN UP
Session 65-DayJuly 14-20OPENSIGN UP
Session 75-DayJuly 21-27OPENSIGN UP
Session 85-DayJuly 28-August 3OPENSIGN UP
Session 95-DayAugust 4-10OPENSIGN UP

Rates

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For any questions regarding Family Camps or registration please contact us at:

Email  |  505-757-6161 Ext. 3

And be sure to sign up your family and the number of rooms you will require. It’s easy!

Payment Policy

  • Prices are the same for group leaders and campers
  • Full payment is preferred at the time of registration
  • A payment plan is available as follows:
    • Initial Deposit of $100 per person is due at time of registration.
    • Second Payment of 50% of your account balance is due 60 days prior to your camp or retreat.
    • Final Payment of the remaining account balance is due 7 days prior to opening day of your camp or retreat.
  • Please only register for the number of campers you are confident will attend. You can always add more campers later if space is available.
  • ALL PAYMENTS MADE ARE NON-REFUNDABLE for reservations abandoned with no advance notice.
  • Reservations canceled with advance notice will still require partial payment based on the schedule shown below:
    • 2 Months Prior - 50% Cancellation Fee
    • 1 Months Prior - 60% Cancellation Fee
    • 3 Weeks Prior - 70% Cancellation Fee
    • 1 Week Prior - 90% Cancellation Fee

If you have questions please contact family@glorieta.org

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