Father/Son Retreat Registration!

REGISTER HERE Registration is now open for the 4th Annual Camp Willow Springs Father/Son Retreat on September 28-30, 2018!  This retreat is for dads and sons in grades 1-6.  The cost of the retreat is $215 for father and one son.  Each additional son is $105.  The weekend includes times of family worship, delicious meals, the Father/Son Olympics, and fun recreation including the red shark, jumping pillow, octoball, swimming pool, archery, canoeing, and much more!  […]

50th Anniversary Celebration

Youth Camps For Christ, Inc. was founded in 1968. YCFC, a nonprofit organization, owns and operates Camp Willow Run & Camp Willow Springs. Both camps are located on Lake Gaston in Littleton, NC. Camp Willow Run began operation in 1968 as a day camp and became a coed residential camp that currently serves campers in grade 6-8 and 9-12. Camp Willow Springs opened in 2014 and is a coed residential camp serving campers in grades […]

Mother/Daughter Registration!

The Registration Form for the CWS Mother/Daughter Retreats is now available online. Check out the retreat page for the form and more information!

Registration Update 1/29

We have had a busy day of registration and have received many emails and phone calls.  We are in the process of going through the messages and will respond as soon as possible.  We apologize for the inconvenience and appreciate your patience.  Thank you.

Summer Registration: Points to Remember

Hello Camp Families!   Summer camp registration opens on January 29th! Registration for Camp Willow Springs will open at 10:00am.  Registration for Camp Willow Run will begin a few hours later at 1:00pm.  We know there is a lot of excitement about registration, so here is a list of some things to help you prepare:   If you already have an account, please make sure you remember your password.  You can confirm that you have your correct password and have account access […]

Merry Christmas!

NEW Children’s Retreat

REGISTRATION FORM Join us for our 1st Annual Children’s Retreat at Camp Willow Springs on April 20-22, 2018!  This high-energy retreat is designed for the children’s ministry (Grades 3-6) of your church.  Bring your church group with chaperones and let the CWS staff take care of the rest!  This fun-filled weekend includes Bible study sessions, worship, great meals, games, and recreation.  Our trained staff will be operating a variety of recreation areas such as:  archery, canoeing, […]

Apply for Summer Staff!

The 2018 Youth Camps For Christ Summer Staff Application is now online! If you are interested in serving at Camp Willow Springs or Camp Willow Run, now is the time to apply! Access the application and find out more information about our summer staff positions on the Summer Staff page.

LKG Gazette-Observer: Celebrating a Hard Fought Legacy

  “Two families celebrate the act of changing sorrow into joy. Years of hard work culminated in a celebration marked with superheroes and fun Saturday when the Alana and Chrissy Memorial dedicated their dorm building at Camp Willow Springs at Lake Gaston.” [continue reading at www.lakegastongazette-observer.com]  

CCCA Announces Newest Board Member

Camp Willow Run and Camp Willow Springs are members of the Christian Camp & Conference Association (CCCA).  Linda Harris, our Executive Director has re-joined the CCCA Board of Directors.  We are thankful that she is able to share her experience and wisdom to serve other camps across the southeast and beyond.  Check out the recent announcement from CCCA:   “The Board of Directors of CCCA has appointed Linda Harris to fill the term of Region […]