Retreats do not get any better than this! Camp Norwesca is nestled in the beauty of the Pine Ridge District of the Nebraska National Forest. We provide warm hospitality in a unique and comfortable setting for church, family, and community groups in our year round facility. Norwesca is open for all denominations and community groups. We can accommodate groups that number from 5 to 90. Norwesca is a hidden jewel and is the perfect destination to host your next retreat!
Camp Norwesca’s four season retreat center can host up to 32 people in 16 double occupancy rooms, with full linens provided! The Lodge, retreat center meeting room and dining area is wheelchair accessible, along with two of the sleeping rooms and their shared washroom. Our dining room seats up to 125, with a hospitality bar available at all times. While our industrial kitchen serves delicious home cooked meals and snacks. The large retreat center meeting room provides a great place for meetings, conferences, and sewing retreats. The Lodge also provides an extra meeting space in front of a giant fireplace. It is a wonderful spot to curl up with a good book or visit with family and friends. Our Lodge recreation area offers a variety of games for everyone to enjoy. Such as ping pong, air hockey, checkers, and carpet ball. From May to October, our 5 cabins can sleep up to 56. Each cabin has single cots or bunk beds, sleeping from 10-12 individuals- groups provide their own bedding. A new shower house is centrally located.
Outdoor activities at Camp Norwesca will keep you busy! There is a large lawn, perfect for playing frisbee and soccer or choose another great game from our activity shed. You will also find a half basketball court, sand volleyball court, horseshoe pit, gaga ball pit, and access to hiking trails through the whispering pines. You can also have a staff member lead camp activities; such as archery and super slide! Enjoy a worship service in our beautiful outdoor Chapel. Meditation areas also provide a place for quiet reflection, while our campfire ring offers a wonderful opportunity for gathering, singing, and s’mores! Our large hill is an excellent place for sledding and wintertime fun! Camp Norwesca’s trails are also a wonderful place for hiking, snow shoeing, cross country skiing, and mountain biking.