Spring Youth Retreat

We are inviting all junior high and high school aged students to come away on a Spring camping retreat. We will be tenting at Sandy Lake Campground in Prince Albert National Park.It will be a weekend to play games, swim, hear some Bible teaching, eat good food and sit around the campfire. You are more than welcome to bring a friend along with you, and there is no cost for the weekend. All meals will be provided.

Sandy Lake Campground is located along the southern shore of Halkett Lake at the south end of Prince Albert National Park. We have six walk in sites a stone’s throw from the Lake, Registration will be on a first come We will be roughing it a bit, as there are no showers and only pit toilets. But hey, what did you expect? We’re camping! We can take a maximum of 24 students, so registration will be on a first come, first serve basis.

We will be heading out after school on Friday, May 26. Transportation will be provided to and from the campground and we will make several pick up stops on Friday.

  • 4:00pm — All Saints, Melfort
  • 5:00pm — St. Mary’s, Birch Hills
  • 5:45pm — Synod Office, Prince Albert

You will need to make your own way to the pick-up locations, and will need to be picked up again on Sunday afternoon at those same locations.

  • 2:00pm — Synod Office, Prince Albert
  • 2:45pm — St. Mary’s, Birch Hills
  • 3:45pm — All Saints, Melfort

To register, contact the Rev. Michael Chase at [email protected]

What to Bring

  • Sleeping Bag
  • Sleeping mat
  • Pillow
  • Warm clothes and socks
  • Comfortable shoes
  • Sandals
  • Bathing suit and towel
  • Bible, journal, pen
  • Flashlight
  • Toothbrush + toothpaste
  • Toiletries
  • A book to read
  • A game you might want to play with others (cards, Dutch Blitz, Skip bo, etc)
  • Water bottle
  • Camp chair

*We will provide all food and cooking equipment.

For more information on the Sandy Lake Campground, visit Parks Canada or Tourism Saskatchewan.

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