Middle Creek Christian Retreat Center

for a re-awakening in God's Creation


Middle Creek Christian Retreat Center is the ideal location for retreats of all kinds, church, school, parachurch, and others.  The central location of Middle Creek makes it convenient to travel from Pennsylvania, Maryland, Virginia, West Virginia, Delaware and New Jersey.  Middle Creek has been a favorite retreat destination for churches and ohter organizations from Northern Virginia, Montgomery, Howard, and Prince George's Counties, Baltimore, Washington DC, Harrisburg, Philadelphia, Trenton, Reading, Dover and many other locations.

Middle Creek is ideal for couples retreats. It is also a great place for church ski retreats. Middle Creek is available for church Senior adult weekday retreats, Men's retreats, Women's retreats, Couples Retreats, Engaged Couples retreats, Singles retreats, and Family retreats.

Middle Creek offers a serene, quiet environment with great flexibility for many types of retreats.  Some of the types of groups that will find these facilities perfect for retreats are:

Couples/Marriage Enrichment Retreats – beds in the Manor and in Laney Lodge can be made up as one king-size bed, and since each room has a private bath, both lodging areas are perfect for marriage and other couples retreats.  The Manor can accommodate 12 couples; Laney Lodge can accommodate up to 17 couples.  Both buildings may be rented to accommodate groups of up to 29 couples.  Middle Creek is the perfect setting for CREDO and other types of marriage retreats.

Senior Adult Ministries -- Middle Creek is available during the week at discounted prices. We are centrally located, convenient to Amish Country (Lancaster), Washington, DC, Baltimore, and of course, Gettysburg.  Use Middle Creek as your headquarters, and take day trips to all the great attractions nearby. 

Women’s/Men’s Ministry – the Manor can accommodate up to 30 guests in 12 bedrooms, and three meeting rooms are included in the rental price (in addition to the country kitchen which can be used as a fourth gathering place).  Laney Lodge can accommodate up to 60 guests in 17 bedrooms.  Special pricing is available for groups of over 34.  Each bedroom has a private bath, and the gathering room in the lodge is a perfect place for fellowship and relaxation.

Family Camp – special pricing is available for children who stay in the room with their parents for family retreats.

Ski Retreats – Middle Creek is less than 10 minutes from Liberty Mountain.  The back slopes can be observed from the front windows of Laney Lodge. 

Sports Camp Headquarters – many organizations such as the Fellowship of Christian Athletes operate camps in nearby towns.  The Manor and/or Laney Lodge can provide a place for your team to stay and have meals, including a bag lunch to take with you.  Special prices are available for weekday use.

Elementary and Middle School Class Trips– Middle Creek is less than 10 minutes from the historic battlefields at Gettysburg.  We welcome student groups of all ages who are looking for a place to stay while touring this famous site.  Also close by are Amish Country (Lancaster, PA), Washington, DC, and Baltimore, MD (Inner Harbor, Camden Yards, National Aquarium).  We can provide meals as well as lodging.  Special prices are available for weekday use.

Junior and Senior Class Trips– for a time of special bonding, choose the Manor or Laney Lodge for a class retreat.  Although convenient to local highways, the atmosphere at the Manor and Laney Lodge is secluded but convenient to local attractions.  Special prices are available for weekday use.

Environmental Education– Middle Creek is situated on 535 acres of forest land.  The creek for which the retreat is named runs through the property and features a beaver dam.  Numerous deer and other wildlife, along with hundreds of trees and  plants cover the campus.  It is a perfect setting to study God’s creation in detail.  Special prices are available for weekday use.