Big Sandy Camp and Retreat Center is a Christ-centered facility located on the Northeast corner of Big Sandy Lake; just a few miles north of McGregor, Minnesota. Operating 12 months out-of-the-year, we provide several summer camp sessions for kids as well as host a wide variety of retreat groups ranging from 1-300 guests in the fall, winter and spring.

Youth Camps

Youth Camps are by far one of our most favorite things to do here at Big Sandy Camp. We love when camp is filled with campers having fun and learning more about Christ. Check out our different youth camp options here!

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Family Events

We love having families here at camp. Big Sandy Camp is a great place to get away with your family and have some fun, while being poured into spiritually. There are a couple different programs we run here specifically for families. Learn more about them here!

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Specialty Events

Camp doesn’t slow down just because summer is over! During the school year we have a lot of different events going on at Big Sandy Camp. We have a bunch of different types of retreats and events to reach different people. Check out our specialty events to see which one’s you would be interested in!

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Retreats

During the school year we have a lot of churches and groups that come to camp to run their own retreats. We host the Alliance Men’s and Women’s retreats, as well as some youth retreats, couples retreats, men’s, women’s, and more! Learn more about having your retreat at Big Sandy Camp here!

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Mission Statement

Big Sandy Camp and Retreat Center seeks to touch hearts and change lives through innovative, Christ-centered activities, events and programs.

Big Sandy Camp is where God changes lives for Christ in the north woods of Minnesota. It doesn’t matter if you’re a parent, pastor, camper, volunteer, or donor, we’d love to see you at BSC this year. Come get connected at a family camp or work retreat; give your kids or students an amazing opportunity to see God move at Summer Camp or Avalanche Camp. If you and your spouse need a weekend away check out our Marriage Retreat or Marriage Conference.

If you didn’t find what you were looking for here, or if you have a question about anything Big Sandy Camp related contact our office today! 218-426-3389 or office@bigsandycamp.com

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2017 Big Sandy Camp Event Calendar

Dates Event Days
September 1-4 Labor Day Family Camp Friday - Monday
September 8-10 Work Weekend Friday - Sunday
September 22-24 Father-Son Retreat Friday - Sunday
September 25-27 Revive Retreat Monday-Wednesday
October 6-8 Alliance Women’s Retreat Friday - Sunday
October 27-29 Marriage Retreat Friday - Sunday

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Mission Statement

Big Sandy Camp and Retreat Center seeks to touch hearts and change lives through innovative, Christ-centered activities, events and programs.

This July, Big Sandy Lodge will be hosting the 1st Annual Sam Oden Memorial Relay Triathlon!

All proceeds from the triathlon will be split between the three youth camps of McGregor, MN: Catholic Youth Camp, Covenant Pines Bible Camp and Big Sandy Camp. For more information check out the brochure.

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