Nestled in the woods in southwest Michigan, Wesley Woods Camp & Retreat Center has welcomed children, youth, families and adults to grow in faith and go out serve in strength for over 60 years. Wesley Woods, with 300 acres of beautiful woods and facilities, is located in Dowling MI. We’re centrally located 20 minutes from Hastings and Battle Creek off Highway 37, and one hour southwest of Lansing.

We pride ourselves in quality care and attention from our well-trained, Christian counselors and support staff. We invite you to come and visit and see how we can serve you, your family, your congregation, or your group in camp and retreat ministry.

Wesley Woods is open year-round and provides opportunities for groups of all types, sizes, and ages. Wesley Woods
is the PERFECT venue for your events, including:
 Corporate, board, and committee retreats
 Family reunions, graduation parties, wedding receptions
 Crafting, quilting, and scrapbooking retreats
 Scouts, churches, school groups (including choir/band), and home-school organizations wanting to enjoy the
 Office getaways, Pastoral retreats, brainstorming retreats, and informal business meetings
 Team-building activities, outdoor education, youth summer camps, and Eagle Scout projects
 Onsite seasonal amenities include a swimming pool with slide, canoeing/kayaking, playground, gaga ball, paintball, human bowling, curling and go-karts.


  • 1700 Clear Lake
    Dowling, MI 49050

    Nicole Holton, Site Director
    Office: 269-721-8291

    Summer Camp Registrar: 989-534-6587, registrar@umcamping.org

  • 269-721-8291
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