Where all are welcome in God's love to
EXPLORE, GROW, REST, and PLAY.
2022 marks 70 years of ministry for Pyoca and we are delighted to continue the legacy that was established here in 1952. Join us for one of our many fantastic programs hosted throughout the year, or for your own event!
Celebrate 70 years of ministry at Pyoca by supporting a bright future for our campers for years to come. Follow the link below to learn how you can be a part of the life changing work taking place at Pyoca everyday.
What's happening at Pyoca?
Updated: Nov. 1, 2022
Now Hiring for Summer 2023!
Our summer staff are the backbone of our camp programming. We get so much joy and fulfillment as an organization through the training, support, and development of young adult staff each summer. Every year we hire resident counselors, unit coordinators, a craft & media coordinator, chaplain, and more to make a positive impact on our campers. Our coordinator positions are even eligible for internships!Applications now open. Learn more about working on our 2023 summer staff and apply today! Stay connected with everything going on at camp by following us on Facebook, Instagram, TikTok, Handshake, and LinkedIn.
Updated: Nov. 5, 2022
Summer Camp 2023: Dates Out Now!
2023 summer camp dates are now available. We can't wait for another fantastic season of camp! Get ready for some new programs, as well as the return of some new favorites, including Grown-up Summer Camp and Family Camp.BONUS: We've just released our full 2023 Program Calendar so you can save the dates for all of next year's programs! Camp registration opens Sunday, January 8th at 12:00PM (noon) EST. Learn more about 2023 summer camp programs at Pyoca.
Updated: Nov. 5, 2022
Fall Youth Retreat: Nov. 18th - 20th
Join us this fall for our annual Fall Youth Retreat. This year's theme is focused around PC(USA)'s Matthew 25 initiative. We are grateful for the partnership of First Pres. Bloomington, First Pres. Columbus, and Fairlawn Pres. as we plan this amazing weekend retreat.Registration will close on Friday, November 11th. More Info: Learn more about this upcoming program.
Updated: Aug. 23, 2022
NEW: Pyoca Alumni Association
Join Pyoca's alumni association and connect with other camp-loving members of our community! Sign up for our alumni program and dive deeper into Pyoca's community. Show your support for camp ministry through volunteer opportunities and annual pledges, earn discounts for future Pyoca programs, and join a network of individuals with a love and passion for camp!Learn more and sign up today!
Updated: Aug. 17, 2022
Jackson Co. 50/50 Ultramarathon: Dec. 2nd - 4th
Join us on Saturday, Dec. 3rd for the Jackson Co. 50/50 Ultramarathon. Each year we partner with D.IN.O. (Do INdiana Off-road) to host their last ultramarathon of the year. Runners have their choice of three races: 10 miles, 50k, or 50 miles. Stay for the day's race, or lodge at Pyoca for the whole weekend!More Info: Learn more about this upcoming program and how to register.