El Camino Pines


El Camino Pines is a year round camp, hosting weekend retreats, Outdoor School and summer and winter camps.  El Camino Pines is proudly affiliated with the Lutheran church and welcomes rental groups from all faiths and traditions.


 El Camino Pines has a sleeping capacity of 128.  Guests sleep in ten heated cabins equipped with a bathroom. There is a  centrally located shower house. Our chapel and dining hall each hold 150 guests. A speaker's cabin is available for an additional cost, as well  as a remote hermitage cabin that sleeps 12.

A  community dynamics course, rock wall, archery, horseshoes, basketball, volleyball, gaga pit, 9-square, disc golf and a swimming pool provide  recreational opportunities. Plenty of hiking and outdoor relaxation  awaits you amid the aromatic tall pines. A campfire ring and outdoor  worship spaces are available for meaningful worships.

El Camino Pines is authorized and operated under a Special Use Permit by the Los Padres National Forest.  


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El Camino Pines Site Map

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