About Us

Camp Yavapines Youth Camp and Retreat Center is a place where you can get away from life’s busy schedule and experience Renewal and Spiritual Revitalization.

Owned and operated by the Arizona Conference Corporation of Seventh-day Adventists, the Camp is available for camping, meetings, and retreats.

Nestled within the majestic Ponderosa Pines adjacent to Prescott National Forest with access to the Thumb Butte Recreational Area,

Camp Yavapines offers an abundance of exciting activities and adventures such as:

• 1,700 ft. Zip-Line
• 30 ft. Climbing Wall
• 60 ft. Giant Swing
• Archery
• Crafts
• Drama
• Frisbee Golf
• Geocaching
• Go Karts
• Gymnastics
• Hiking
• Horses
• Mountain Biking
• Mountain Boards
• Mountain Trails
• Paint Ball
• Photography
• Swimming
• Ukulele
• Wilderness Survival

Since 1947 Camp Yavapines has been a place of refuge for children, youth, and adults. The Camp offers a 1000-bed capacity with a variety of accommodations such as individual guest rooms, quaint cabins, rustic bunk lodges, picturesque RV sites, and out-of-the-way tent sites.


Additional camp facilities provide day accommodations
for up to 2,500 people with:

• Meeting Rooms
• Covered Outdoor Pavilion Dome
• Wagon Camp Amphitheater with lighted Stage
• Gymnasium
• Volleyball Court
• Basketball Courts
• Dining Hall for 200
• Food Services Available

Camp Yavapines hosts the annual Arizona Conference Camp Meetings plus a full Summer Youth Camp program for children from ages 10 – 18.

The Camp is an ideal choice for:

• Conventions
• Weddings
• Corporate Meetings
• Spiritual Retreats
• Family Reunions
• Private Family Outings