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Fall Family Retreats

Bring your family and classmates to the mountains of North Carolina while you are working or doing school from home. High-Speed fiber internet and acres of lakes and mountains make camp a great place to mix work and play. You can also add other families to the mix as they stay in adjacent cabins.

Your reservation includes


  • Open air cabin or premium room with bathroom and shower
    • Linens, pillows available
  • Access to cooking kitchen – Wishing Well, The Tuck, The Big House only
  • Complimentary WiFi
  • Campfires
  • Saturday morning devotion
  • Wednesday night worship
  • Self directed Activities
    • Hiking/Mountain biking
    • Tennis
    • Basketball
    • Volleyball
    • Disc golf
    • Field games
    • Bouldering
  • Corn hole, spike ball, kick ball, soccer, etc.

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Family Rafting

Additional experiences

  • Rock climbing and rappelling
  • Whitewater rafting
  • Mountain biking
  • Waterfront activities
  • Climbing tower

Schedule of activities


Monday, Wednesday, Friday

Included self-directed activities:

  • Tennis
  • Basketball
  • Volleyball
  • Hiking
  • Bouldering
  • Soccer
  • Field games
  • Disc golf – Camp Timberlake
  • Wednesday night worship
  • Saturday morning devotion

Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday

Optional adventure trips:
(pricing based per person)

  • Rock climbing and rappelling – $100
  • Whitewater rafting – $75
  • Waterfront activities – $50
  • Climbing tower – $50
  • Mountain biking – off campus – $150
Cabin

Facilities – Camp Merri-Mac, Black Mountain, NC

Entire cabin $250/night with 2 night minimum, $1,250/week.


Open air cabins include bunk beds with linens and pillows, bathroom, and shower.

Camp Merri-Mac has 24 cabins available until October 10.

Camp Timberlake has 12 cabins available until October 24.

Wishing Well – During summer camp this facility is used as the infirmary. This is Merri-Mac’s climate controlled facility and is divided into upstairs and downstairs. Guests will have access to the cooking kitchen.

Upstairs – 1 private bedroom, a bunk room, and 1.5 bathrooms.
$350/night with 2 night minimum, $1,800/week.

Downstairs – 3 private bedrooms, a large bunk room, and a full bathroom.
$500/night with 2 night minimum, $2,000/week.

Facilities – Camp Timberlake, Marion, NC

Entire Cabin – $250/night with 2 night minimum, $1,250/week.


Open air cabins include bunk beds with linens and pillows, bathroom, and shower.

The Tuck – During summer camp this facility is used as the infirmary. This is Timberlake’s climate controlled facility and has a combination of private rooms and bunk rooms.

$800/night with 2 night minimum, $4,500/week.

Cabin

The Big House – This private two story home has the best view on property. Resting above the Lake, The Big House has expansive views of the rolling hills and sunset views of The Black Mountains. Enjoy a full kitchen, large deck, and easy access to our famous mountain bike trails.

Upstairs – 2 bedrooms, 1 bathroom
$350/night with 2 night minimum, $1,800/week.

Downstairs – 1 bedroom, 1 bathroom
$350/night with 2 night minimum, $1,800/week.

Arriving at camp


To reserve your stay visit the ticket spice link on our website and register online. If you will be arriving outside of office hours please inform our staff beforehand so we can accommodate your check in.

Check in for our Merri-Mac facilities will take place in the Big House during our normal office hours from 9am – 5pm (Take the main entrance and follow signs to the white house).

If you are checking in to our Timberlake facilities, call our office, provide an estimated time of arrival, and a representative will meet and escort you to your rental.