Family Camp at Castaway Club 2024


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Young Life's Castaway Club in Detroit Lakes, Minnesota offers a four-day family camp that is family-oriented, all inclusive fun, woven with the same great, winsome presentation of the Gospel that Young Life is renowned for. With a full team of staff serving your family, Castaway offers you a meaningful summer family vacation full of growth, play and laughter.

Together as a Family you’ll experience adventure, entertainment, food and accommodations all designed with the family in mind. Plus, all our activities are intentionally designed to draw you and your family closer to God in a fresh and relatable way.

2024 DATES

August 22nd to 25th. Plan on arriving early Thursday evening, after dinner. Enjoy breakfast at camp before leaving on Sunday.


  • Adult (age 16 +): $385.00
  • Children (age 4-15): $ 192.50
  • Children(age 3 & under): Free

The camp fee covers your meals, lodging & lots of family fun!

You will be Housed as Family in dorm room. Pillow, Bed, mattress pad, blanket, fitted & flat sheet, pillow case & bath towel will be provided.

A $100 non-refundable deposit is required.

packing list

  • Beach Towel
  • Swimwear
  • Life jackets (if you have them)
  • Personal Toiletries
  • Flashlight
  • Sweatshirt, Sweater or jacket (summer nights in Minnesota can get chilly!)
  • Raincoat
  • Pajamas/sleepwear
  • Bible, notebook & pens
  • Reusable water bottle
  • Alarm clock & watch (alarms not provided!)
  • Sunglasses
  • Suncreen & insect repellant
  • Shower caddy & shower shoes
  • Western outfit (flannel, bandannas, western hatt, etc.)
  • Fun coordinating Family outfit
  • An outfit that can get dirty

If you have a small child or infant attending with you, please bring a Pack N Play or something similar for them in which to sleep.


Paper Work

For the health and safety of all, EVERYONE will need to complete a YL-1717 Health & Consent form. Use this link, please save a copy or print the form. Fill the form our for each member of your family and bring completed forms with you to camp.

Please use this link to inform our Food Service Team of any Food Allergies and/or Sensitives. When you submit, the form goes directly to our Food Service Team.

Castaway Club Address: 51709 County Hwy 31 Detroit Lakes, MN 56501


Quotes from past attendees

we can't wait to see you!

If you need anything or have any questions, comments, or concerns- please don't hesitate to reach out to us!

Email or Call 218-325-3550