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Couples

Renewal Retreat

Ideal for: Married Couples Only       |       Ages: 18 and Up       |       Dates: October 4th – 7th

Together we can have such great adventures.

Get closer, deepen your connection and completely recharge.

Maybe you want to strengthen your marriage for years to come. Or maybe you’re looking for a fun and romantic getaway for just the two of you. This 4-day retreat is the perfect opportunity to heal, communicate and bring home new skills and habits to cultivate a healthy and happy relationship.

Relax. Rejuvenate. Reconnect!

Take a weekend to step back and catch up with your spouse in the foothills of the Southern Rockies. Whether you are a newlywed or a couple trying to ignite the flame again, this retreat will give you the tools to benefit yourself as an individual as well as your relationship with God and with each other. Spend the days relaxing in the fresh mountain air and enjoying the unique adventure activities Glorieta has to offer. Spend your evenings lingering over savory dinners with your favorite someone. Take some time to invest in each other and your marriage, reconnecting away from the daily grind that life often brings. It’s the getaway you’ve been searching for and one of the most romantic weekends of the year!

TOTALLY FLEXIBLE

Your retreat is totally flexible so that you can get the most relaxation out of your trip. Feel free to participate in as much or as little of what we have planned as you like.  The important thing is that you relax, unwind and spend time with God – whether alone or in a group. We just want you to be spiritually and physically refreshed.

Excursions

You can spend all four days of your retreat nestled in the seclusion of Glorieta and all it has to offer. Or, you can venture off for an afternoon in historic Santa Fe, just a short drive from camp.

Santa Fe is among the oldest cities in the United States, with a vast history and unique mix of art and culture. Set some time aside to visit Santa Fe and attend one of its many festivals, markets, galleries or concerts.

Adventure Activities

Wilderness Hiking

Mountain Bikes

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.

Rappelling

Super Swing

Hiking

Zip Tour

Zip Drop

Tree Rappelling

Tree House Challenge Course

Waterfront Decks

Indoor Superswing

Inflatables

Climbing Grotto

Bouldering Blocks

Mountain Scooters

Drift Trikes

Field Games

Games of Skill... Or Not

Ga-Ga Ball

Arrow Tag

Redneck Paintball

Crate Stacking

Obstacle Course

Little Kid Zip

Disc Golf

Sand Volleyball

Basketball

Mini Golf

Coffee Shop

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.

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?

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!

Super Swing

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

Bouldering 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.

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!

Drift Trikes

Fuzzy wristbands, Keds, and sliding sideways on a Big Wheel made for some serious street cred back in the day. Well, we've amped it up.

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.

Games of Skill... Or Not.

It doesn't matter if you are "super coordinated" or not; you'll still have massive fun in our crazy games. A good time will be had by all... or else!

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!

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!

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.

Crate Stacking

You've never stacked anything like this. Ever. It takes nerve, balance and a lot of patience to build a tower this high. Stand on top without tumbling for the win.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

Adventure Upgrades +

Adventure Upgrades -

Adventure Upgrades are a way for us to keep the cost of camp low for everyone while also offering extra adventures to those who want them. We offer one package: "Whitewater Rafting Trip". See details below and if you would like to add it, just be sure and choose the option during the Sign Up process.

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

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

Camp Features

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

Getting ready for camp.

Here’s your field guide for ultimate Couples Retreat preparedness.

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Couples Retreat 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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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. Yes, cell phones are on it.

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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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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.

Arrival & Departure

We can’t wait to welcome you to camp! For more information on arrival and departure times, please contact us.

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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 click the button below.

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Payment Policies

Payments for groups and individuals can be handled in a number of ways. Review our options and policies BEFORE registering for camp.

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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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Email, Mail & Packages

Campers LOVE to get mail! You can leave it with us when you drop off your camper. Or mail it, but just remember to send it a week ahead.

In Case of Emergency

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

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Dates & Rates

Retreat CategoryLengthDatesRatesStatusRegister
Couples Retreat3-DayOctober 4-7, 2018TBDOPENSIGN UP

For any questions regarding Couples Retreat or registration please contact:

Caitlin Barge: Email  |  505-757-6161 ext 773

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 meredith.nelson@glorieta.org

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