Rock-N-Water Christian Camps

Realizing God through Adventures in His creation

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Providing high quality Christian Camps in California to church youth groups, teens, schools, families, and individuals since 1989. Over 1,900 youth leaders, teachers, and teens have rated us 4.9 out of 5 stars. Rock-N-Water is the place for youth to grow in their relationship with our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ.

We focus our ministry on Biblical principles, and use the help of nature, friendship, and adventurous challenge to develop character. Our summer staff use outdoor adventure programs to impact youth with the joy of God’s Living Word. It’s our primary goal that youth and adults might come to know Jesus and pass on God’s love with excitement.

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We are working to accomodate all of the different groups who plan to attend Rock-N-Water this season. Please follow the link that applies to you for the most up to date information.

March & April School Trips            May School Trips           2020 Summer Trips

Our group trips are fully customizable. You can modify your overnight summer camp with different adventures and custom campfire devotions. You can also adjust your camping and meals for even more quality time gathered around the campfire worshiping the Lord of all creation.

Each of our youth camps and family camps include a wide array of all day outdoor adventures. We use these adventures to help each individual to grow in both character and spiritual intimacy with God. Choose the team building adventure that is best for you and your group. Our goal is for you to be immersed in the beauty of God’s creation, and have the camp experience and growth that you have always longed for.

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In addition to overnight christian summer camps and retreats for groups of 6 or more people, Rock-N-Water offers special events, weekend retreats, camp conferences, and week long sleepaway camps for individual youth and families. It is our mission that everyone have great opportunity each year to enjoy God’s great outdoors together with new friends. Find a sleep away summer camp near you:

Youth Workers Leadership Retreat | Cancelled

May 14 at 5:00 pm - May 16 at 3:30 pm

Youth Pastor Marriage Retreat | Cancelled

May 28 at 5:00 pm - May 30 at 3:30 pm

49er Fun Double Jack for Families | Moved to 6/1/2020

June 1 at 10:50 am - June 3 at 9:30 am

Outdoor Leadership Training: Guide School 2020

June 3 at 7:00 pm - June 12 at 6:00 pm

Explorers Mixed Ages Camp | June 14-19, 2020

June 14 at 7:00 pm - June 19 at 7:00 pm

Explorers Summer Camp | June 21-26, 2020

June 21 at 7:00 pm - June 26 at 7:00 pm

Trailblazers Summer Camp | June 21-26, 2020

June 21 at 7:00 pm - June 26 at 7:00 pm

Explorers Mixed Ages Camp | June 14-19, 2020

June 14 at 7:00 pm - June 19 at 7:00 pm

Explorers Summer Camp | June 21-26, 2020

June 21 at 7:00 pm - June 26 at 7:00 pm

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Rock-N-Water offers a variety of living history school field trips that will take your class on unforgettable adventure where history comes alive! Our 4th Grade 49er Fun Program has both a two night and one night option available to you and your students. Each school program contains a heavy heaping of experiential hands on learning and discovery.

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Rock-N-Water is located an hour West of South Lake Tahoe in the Sierra Nevada Foothills of California. We are a group of Christians who want to impact campers and friends of all ages with the joy of God’s Living Word. Our desire is that they might come to know our Savior Jesus Christ and pass on God’s love to others with joy. We find it best to focus our programs on biblical principles, and use the help of nature, friendship, and outdoor adventure challenges to develop character in each and every person who visits us at camp.

Our staff are committed Christians with excellent outdoor leadership training. They are committed to positively changing the lives of kids and teenagers around them. It is our mission that all the California Christian camps we offer are 100% focused on providing every camper with a solid Bible camp program experience. Each of our camps are filled with high adventure and fun outdoor activities specifically designed to help everyone mature and grow in their Christian faith.


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