Welcome

Lake Huron Retreat Center — your peaceful antidote to today’s busy lifestyle. On the “sunrise” side of the “mitten” state, you’ll wake up to expansive views of Lake Huron. Located just north of Port Huron, Michigan, Lake Huron Retreat Center is a full-service adult retreat center dedicated to Christian hospitality connected with the United Methodist Church. You’ll find its popular meeting rooms, chapel, dining hall and guest rooms are comfortable and modern. Plan your next day meeting or overnight experiences with ease and confidence knowing our reputation for excellent food service, clean and comfortable guest rooms and a beautiful campus. In 2017 the “At the Water’s Edge” guest cottage opened for clergy and laity to book personal escapes for spiritual rest and relaxation.  Call us or come visit to see how Lake Huron Retreat Center can host your faith-based organization, school or not-for-profit.

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Cost
Grades
Dates
Event ID
Title
Cost
Commuter: $80 Single Occupancy: $245 Double Occupancy: $205 Triple Occupancy: $172
Grades
Adults
Dates
08/04/2020-08/06/2020
Event ID
LH20LSI

A retreat for seniors to come to the lakeshore for Bible study, music, campfires, outdoor recreation, and relaxation along the waterfront.

Title
Cost
Single Occupancy: $135 Double Occupancy: $110
Grades
Adults
Dates
08/10/2020-08/11/2020
Event ID
LH20SUSR
Everyone needs time to recharge.  This retreat experience, offered quarterly, is designed for guests to use the time however needed.  Spend time in scripture reading and prayer.  Bring your journal and experience quiet contemplation.  Rest and renew your spirit by taking a walk on the beach or sitting by the fireplace.  Enjoy community fellowship during meal times.  Your time is your own!
Dietary needs can be easily accommodated by contacting the Center Office in advance (810-327-6272).
Arrive anytime after 10:00 am.  Departure is by 4:00 pm.
Title
Cost
Commuter: $65 Single Occupancy: $156 Double Occupancy: $131 Triple Occupancy: $120
Grades
Adults
Dates
09/11/2020-09/12/2020
Event ID
LH20JNC

An overnight retreat for all adults who love music! Arrive Friday evening and jump right into rehearsals and fellowship. Rehearsals continue throughout Saturday, with a break in the afternoon for enjoying the local sights in the Blue Water area. The weekend concludes with a special concert in Poole Chapel for the local community. Retreat fees include a full set of sheet music that covers the liturgical year for each participant. This is open to individuals, as well as choral groups from local churches.

Title
Cost
Single Occupancy: $135 Double Occupancy: $110
Grades
Adults
Dates
10/05/2020-10/06/2020
Event ID
LH20FSR
Everyone needs time to recharge.  This retreat experience, offered quarterly, is designed for guests to use the time however needed.  Spend time in scripture reading and prayer.  Bring your journal and experience quiet contemplation.  Rest and renew your spirit by taking a walk on the beach or sitting by the fireplace.  Enjoy community fellowship during meal times.  Your time is your own!
Dietary needs can be easily accommodated by contacting the Center Office in advance (810-327-6272).
Arrive anytime after 10:00 am.  Departure is by 4:00 pm.
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  • “The accommodations were wonderful, the staff was very attentive, the food was good, the scenery was breathtaking and my overall experience was priceless!”

    Retreat Participant

  • "She never wants to leave camp - she wants to live there. she is always so happy and loves her experiences and is planning next year on the ride home this year!!"

    Barbara, about her God's Treasure Camper

  • “The center is pristine, everything is clean and beautiful, well stocked and well staffed -- the grounds, as well as the rooms.”

    Retreat Participant

  • “It is perfect for a gathering, and our retreat was planned with lots of activities and lots of good food.”

    Retreat Participant

  • “If a person wanted to relax by the water, be alone to read, or walk the trails, that was available as well. I highly recommend it.”

    Retreat Participant

  • “Exceptional lodging accommodations and food. The staff makes sure we have everything we need for a women's retreat.”

    Retreat Participant

  • “Always enjoy the clean, well-maintained facilities; the nutritious and tasty food; and the awesome scenery. LHRC staff is always welcoming and hospitable.”

    Retreat Participant

  • “The food was delicious and they offer dietary options for vegans, vegetarians, etc. If you are planning a retreat I recommend the Lake Huron Retreat Center. We will be back.”

    Retreat Participant

Contact

  • 8794 Lakeshore Road
    Burtchville MI 48059-1115

    Fax: 810-327-6223
    Office: 810-327-6272
    Rev. Ann Emerson, Director (Ex. 201)
    Mrs. Heather Marsack, Guest Services Coordinator (Ex. 200)

    Central Registrar: 833-588-2267, option 1

  • 810-327-6272
  • Directions

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Our pals are enjoying a perfect evening here at the lakeshore! This swing is located at the north end of Littleton Lodge and gives guests a nice view of the lake. We look forward to welcoming all guests back later this summer as things continue to improve here in Michigan. ... See MoreSee Less

Our pals are enjoying a perfect evening here at the lakeshore! This swing is located at the north end of Littleton Lodge and gives guests a nice view of the lake. We look forward to welcoming all guests back later this summer as things continue to improve here in Michigan.

 

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I like sitting in the swing looking out over the beach and lake in the evening.

I love sitting on that swing!!!❤️❤️

What a beautiful day to be on the lake...

Our At the Waters Edge Cottage is the perfect place to isolate for a time of study and rest. It appears Margo, Benny and Barnaby are waiting for their afternoon snack! Our cottage calendar still has some openings for the rest of 2020. Call our office (810-327-6272) for details! ... See MoreSee Less

Our At the Waters Edge Cottage is the perfect place to isolate for a time of study and rest. It appears  Margo, Benny and Barnaby are waiting for their afternoon snack! Our cottage calendar still has some openings for the rest of 2020. Call our office (810-327-6272) for details!

 

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Sounds heavenly! Jke

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