Day Camp Open for Registration!

Campers will have an opportunity to try many different activities including swimming, boating, nature studies, hikes, arts and crafts, story time, bible study, climbing wall, archery, songs, sports, games and more. Each week will be exciting, new and fun to keep campers active the entire summer.

45 Acres of Fun!

Tranquil, Scenic, Versatile

West River Center is a serene and picturesque retreat nestled on the shores of the Chesapeake Bay. Owned and operated by The United Methodist Church since 1951, this tranquil haven offers a perfect escape into nature's beauty. Spread across 45 lush acres with a mile of waterfront, the center provides a peaceful setting for guests to immerse themselves in the solitude of God’s creation.

It boasts overnight accommodations for up to 210 guests, meeting spaces capable of hosting up to 300 attendees, and offers a plethora of outdoor and indoor activities. The camp’s idyllic location is enhanced by its proximity to historic Annapolis, just 20 minutes away, and within an hour’s drive from the bustling cities of Baltimore and Washington, D.C. West River Center is an ideal choice for various gatherings including retreats, meetings, conferences, summer camps, outdoor events, and special occasions, making it a versatile and inviting destination for those seeking a blend of relaxation and inspiration.

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Day Camp

Join in the fun of camp for a whole week but sleep in your own bed! Day camps are offered each week through the summer and parents know their kids are safe and enjoying activities outdoors instead of plugged into electronics.

Overnight Camp

Get a week away and enjoy all that West River offers: swimming, boating, climbing, music, games, and much more! One-week residential camps are offered for entering third-graders to adults.

Swim Lessons

For those who live close-by, we offer swimming lessons for children and youth. Living near the bay, you can never take this skill for granted! From beginning to advanced levels.

The West River Center has been owned and operated by The United Methodist Church since 1951. Come and enjoy the peace and solitude of God’s creation.

  • Location 5100 Chalk Point Road, West River, MD 20778
  • Mailing P.O. Box 429, Churchton, MD 20733
  • Phone (410) 867-0991

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