Facilities

  • Harvey & Dorothy Chrouser Lodge
    Welcome to the Harvey & Dorothy Chrouser Lodge: 35 beds 2 meeting spaces. One seats 180 while the other seats 30 Upper level is location of main dining hall This is our newest lodge completed in 2005. The spacious dining hall, with antique maple floor, serves our food service needs very well. The largest meeting room on camp is located in the lower level with an additional three dorm rooms for added capacity. This lower level is used by groups with the largest numbers and makes it convenient to head upstairs to a meal immediately after a general session. This lodge is also the location of our main offices.
  • Oulund Chalet
    Welcome to the Oulund Chalet: 64 beds 3 meeting spaces Separate leader rooms The Oulund Chalet was the original home office for Christian Camp and Conference Association, CCCA.org, starting in 1971. Then Director Ed Oulund made use of a wealth of volunteer labor and a mountain of donated supplies to build the for lodge on the site. This tradition has held on through all of our development and has gratefully been blessed by God to serve so many thousands over the years. New remodels of this lodge have provided two new dorm rooms, new large restrooms with showers, two new leader or guest speaker rooms with private baths, new flooring and carpet upstairs. This lodge has a lot of history and pictures throughout tell the story of God's blessing to Dickson Valley.
  • Silver Fox Lodge
    Welcome to the Silver Fox: 24 Beds 1 Meeting Space Silver Fox was one of the original buildings used for the Dickson Valley Day Camp and has served groups well for many years. It's smaller size make it perfect for smaller youth groups needing an intimate setting, or for larger groups needing as special leaders lodge. New carpet and bunks in the bedrooms are just a start of some great upgrades to this building
  • Acorn Lodge
    Welcome to the Acorn Lodge: 18 beds 3 meeting spaces Full kitchen & dining room Excellent get-away for adult retreats The Acorn Lodge did not start as one of the original camp facilities, but as a executive hunting lodge for a large corporation from Chicago. Homer Dickson helped in the construction in 1958 and was led to purchase it for a Christian retreat center in 1970. It started its faith based work as a center for the Yokefellow organization out of Indiana and served as the sight for many conferences for pastors and people in ministry. That heart to serve and support pastor's is carried on today in the work of Lifting Arms Ministries (formerly Acorn Ministries). Today the lodge continues to serve pastors and church leadership teams as a retreat space and also youth groups needing a more remote site.
  • Alice Dickson Lodge
    Welcome to the Dickson Lodge: 40 beds 1 meeting space Nice view of lake This lodge has been nearly completely remodeled in 2010-11. New bunks and carpet in the bedroom, new meeting room and newly finished bathrooms make this a highly desired lodge for retreats. A generous helping of wood paneling on the walls and a free standing fireplace in the meeting room make for a great cabin feel. Centrally located between the gym and dining hall it's location is great for getting to and from quickly.
  • Dickson Valley sports center
    Individual full courts mean multiple games at one time with table games and a GaGa court available for those not participating in larger activities. Dickson Valley provides other equipment for team games and large group competitions. Available all hours to all groups of any size, a great resource for any retreat or camp to serve churches from Wisconsin and Illinois. This year round 8,300sq. ft. gym provides indoor space for activities in any weather or season: • Full basketball court • Volleyball court • Table games • Extra equipment for large group games and events: dodge balls, DVC Lacrosse materials, and more