Our Purpose

Pocono Plateau is a year-round Christian camp and retreat center located on 750 acres with two lakes in the heart of the beautiful Pocono Mountains of northeastern Pennsylvania.

From June through mid-August, we provide week-long summer camp programs for children, youth and families.

From mid-August through May, the facilities are available for retreats.  We also provides our own camp sponsored (planned) retreats for all ages.

Pocono Plateau is a ministry of the Eastern Pennsylvania Conference of  The United Methodist Church.

Our Purpose: God's Place Apart, Transforming Lives

Pocono Plateau is a place for experiencing the Gospel of Jesus Christ through recreation, challenge, and reflection.  Our ministry is dedicated to the purpose of making disciples of Jesus Christ. 

We provide safe, meaningful, enjoyable experiences in camp and retreat settings that lead people to new and renewed life in Jesus Christ. 

Everyone is welcome at Pocono Plateau regardless of their beliefs, faith or denomination.


Pocono Plateau is a member of the Christian Camp and Conference Association.American Camp Association AccreditationPocono Plateau is an EcoEternity site, an alternative to traditional cemeteries.Pocono Plateau is a chart member of the Association of United Methodist Camp and Retreat Ministries.