Camp Asbury, located in Hiram, Ohio is a year-round camp and retreat center operated as a ministry of the East Ohio Conference of the United Methodist Church.  People of all faiths are invited to use Camp Asbury facilities, programs, and property. Camp Asbury has been in operation since 1957 and is accredited by the American Camp Association. 

During the summer, Camp Asbury hosts a variety of residential camping programs for kids from 1st-12th grade. Summer staff utilize a core curriculum to teach Christian values and build Christian community through ageappropriate activities.  All programs are designed to connect campers and staff to the natural world through direct experience.    

During the school year, Camp Asbury hosts congregational retreats, family reunions, leadership events, and outdoor education programs for congregations, schools, colleges and universities, non-profit agencies and organizations.  

Camp Asbury News and Events

Camp Asbury Uses The Gift Of Time

It’s been a year since COVID-19 has disrupted the routines and relationships of our lives. At Camp Asbury we miss you--the people we long to welcome and serve. In this extended “pause” we have focused on maintaining relationships and doing the things for which we...

Asbury’s New Art Center

Camp Asbury announces the start of an exciting new project! The camp is repurposing and preserving an original shower-house, aka “the Equipment Shed.” For many years Camp Asbury has needed dedicated space for visual, ceramic, and tactile art. Dedicated physical space...

2021 Summer Camp Programs

A Message from East Ohio Camps about 2021 Summer Camp Programs

Winter at Camp Asbury

Winter time at Camp Asbury is in full swing, and among the beauty and stillness of the season, we remain hard at work here! Although we miss the groups that we usually host this time of year, Camp Asbury has been using our gift of time to make improvements to our...

Summer 2021 Staff Applications are Open!

Summer 2021 Staff Applications are Open!   Click HERE to apply to be on Camp Asbury's summer staff for the 2021 summer season! We are working hard to prepare for the summer and we are searching for young adults who are passionate about sharing God and the...

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Countdown to Summer Camp!