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Summit reflection video for the Feast of the Presentation of the Lord with Joel Stepanek
Covecrest is more than a retreat center and summer camp. Covecrest is a community of Catholics committed to transforming teens, transforming parishes, and transforming culture. Will you join us?
Hidden Lake is home to an incredible Catholic community, gorgeous views, welcoming meeting spaces and so much more. Dedicated to leading teens closer to Christ, we hope you'll be welcomed home to Hidden Lake soon.
The Steubenville Youth Conferences, an outreach of Franciscan University of Steubenville, are a series of conferences across North America that help teens encounter the love of Christ every summer. Life Teen hosts six Steubenville Youth Conferences with the hopes of strengthening and inspiring teens and youth groups in their collective journeys to Christ.
The Men’s Retreat sponsored by Life Teen is a weekend of brotherhood, restoration, and inspiration. You can expect to hear engaging talks, to enjoy some outdoor fun in the beauty of the north Georgia mountains, and most importantly, to encounter God through the sacraments and times of prayer.
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The Men’s Retreat sponsored by Life Teen is a weekend of brotherhood, restoration, and inspiration. You can expect to hear engaging talks, to enjoy some outdoor fun in the beauty of the north Georgia mountains, and most importantly, to encounter God through the sacraments and times of prayer. Adult men (18+) of all ages and walks of life are invited to attend this retreat. Invite a friend or brother and take advantage of this opportunity to strengthen your relationship with God and grow in community with your brothers in Christ.
Camp Hidden Lake
830 Hidden Lake Rd.
Dahlonega, GA 30533
The closest airport is the Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta Airport. The drive to Hidden Lake in Dahlonega, GA is approximately an hour and a half from the airport, but can often take a bit longer depending on Atlanta traffic. Participants are welcome to drive to Hidden Lake, and parking is available at camp.
For those flying in and wishing to avoid renting a car, an optional shuttle between the Atlanta Airport & Camp Hidden Lake may be ordered at the time of registration for a fee of $40 per person. If you plan to ride the shuttle, your flight must arrive before 2:30pm on Friday, March 6th and must depart no earlier than 4:00pm on Sunday, March 8th.
$225 / participant
This event is for adult men only (ages 18+).
Retreat fee includes overnight accommodations, all sessions, materials, and meals (dinner on Friday, breakfast, lunch, & dinner on Saturday, and breakfast & lunch on Sunday).
All registration fees are due by credit card at the time of registration.
The retreat begins on Friday evening with check-in from 4:00pm-6:00pm, dinner served from 6:00-7:00pm, and the first session starting at 7:30pm. On Sunday, the conference will end at 12:00pm with Mass & lunch included.
Accommodations at Hidden Lake are camp-style with a variety of different configurations and people per building. Housing will be assigned as you arrive, so you will be able to sign up for the same room or building as friends at check-in if you so desire. Beds will be provided, but please plan to bring your own bedding with you if possible. We will have limited bedding available for those who are flying in and cannot fit bedding in their luggage.
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