Our Mission…

Our mission is to provide opportunities for people to experience life-change through personal encounters with God.


Joy El Camps and Retreats is a non-denominational Christian camp nestled in the Cumberland Valley in South Central PA. We operate year-round and offer you the opportunity to attend summer or seasonal programs for youth or parent child. Or, you can plan your own retreat weekend or midweek as a family, adult, or youth retreat. Summer programs include day camps for children in grades K to 5 and overnight camps for students in grades 1 to 12. Some of the favorite activities at Joy El Camps and Retreats include Go-karts, Zip Line, Splashground, Flying Squirrel/Giant Swing, Mini-golf, Climbing Tower, swimming pool, canoeing, low ropes course and 2 Ga-Ga ball courts.

Special Offer…

ATTN GROUP LEADERS: For NEW groups of 30 or more, we are currently offering FREE round trip transportation to and from your church or organization!

We look forward to meeting you soon!



Our Address:

3741 Joy-El Drive, Greencastle, PA 17225


39.8752105, -77.7834287