Conferences & Retreats

Facilitating the Growth
of Current and Future Leaders

Conferences and Retreats

With 1100 acres and an overnight capacity of 150 participants, Camp Kresge is an ideal location for all kinds of events. We routinely host and facilitate group rentals and retreats for participants of all ages. If you have an organization, sports team, youth group, scout troop or church group looking for a place to host a retreat or event, give us a call!

We offer a variety of lodges, cabins, and indoor and outdoor spaces, and will work with you ensure that our staff deliver a high quality program tailored to fit your group’s needs, whether you are looking for a relaxing retreat or teambuilding workshop. We offer a variety of activities including:

  • Archery
  • Climbing Tower
  • Team Building Initiatives
  • Low Ropes
  • Boating
  • Night Hike
  • Group Games
  • Guided Hike
  • Campfire
  • Projector
  • Portable Sound System
  • Zip Line*
  • High Ropes**

*Participants must be 9 or older

**Participants must be 12 or older
If you are interested in holding your group’s retreat at YMCA Camp Kresge, please contact Devin Polhemus, Camp & Conference Director at, or call 570-443-2267.

Current Retreat Groups

In addition to facilitating YMCA Camp Kresge’s own day and overnight camps, we are proud to host the following retreat groups at our facility:
Camp AsthmaCadabra
Pennsylvania State Police Troop P’s Camp Cadet
Distance Running Cross Country Training Camp