The Dakotas Conference has three camps:  Lake Poinsett Camp on the south shore of Lake Poinsett in east central South Dakota, Storm Mountain Center in the Black Hills of South Dakota and Wesley Acres Camp and Retreat Center located north of Valley City, North Dakota.  Spend some time exploring our website to learn more about the great camping ministry in the Dakotas Conference where we provide Christian places apart where all people can experience God’s grace and love and grow in discipleship. Come, experience all that the Dakotas Camping Ministry has to offer!

  • Great Christian camps for all ages to include your children, grandchildren, your church family, members of your community and/or yourself

  • Warm, inviting Christian Hospitality and Christian Community

  • A place of welcome where all your needs are met for your next meeting, workshop, conference or family reunion

  • A place of quiet and solitude to reflect and renew

  • Fun, new friends, new opportunities and great fellowship

Give us a call or better yet, stop by for a personal visit.  The coffee is always on!  We look forward to serving you.

Keith Shew, DK-MN Area Director of Camping and Retreat Ministries

Dakotas United Methodist Camping Office