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Camp Avalon
Spiritual Nature Retreat

Rules & Guidelines for Camp Avalon
Spiritual Nature Retreat

General Use

  • Please deposit all trash into the provided waste receptacles, or take it with you when you leave. Pack it in, pack it out.
  • An irrigation ditch as well as Oak Creek runs through the property, please supervise children closely.
  • Help to prevent pollution. Keep litter and foreign substances out of the Creek or other waters at all times.
  • Bathing and washing of clothes or diapers in the Creek is strictly prohibited.
  • Please note we are a family nature retreat. Public nudity is strictly prohibited.
  • Running generators is prohibited.
  • No firearms, fireworks, drugs, or alcohol are allowed on the nature retreat.
  • Children under 12 years old must be supervised at all times.
  • Several historical buildings are still maintained on the nature retreat. Do not tamper with or vandalize these buildings in any way.
  • Do not cut, carve, chop or damage any trees.
  • Fresh drinking water and porta potties are available on the nature retreats.
  • Currently, there are no showers available at the nature retreat.
  • Cellphone service is limited in this area, but so is noise and light pollution!

Retreat Camping

  • Prior to camping, all adults will be asked to consent to a waiver conditional to your stay.
  • Quiet hours are from 10:00 PM through 6:00 AM. We ask that all campers be considerate of others enjoying the grounds.
  • The number of camping units per campsite varies, please check with the retreat manager for special inquiries.

Campfires

  • Fires may be prohibited at certain times of the year, or in certain climate conditions. Please obey any restrictions on camp fires.
  • Fires are only permitted in the designated fire rings provided for that purpose.
  • Do not leave your fire unattended. You are responsible for keeping the fire under control.
  • When leaving the nature retreat, be sure that your fire is completely extinguished.
  • Fireworks and other explosives are prohibited from the nature retreats and recreation areas.

Pets & Assisting Animals

  • Dogs on leashes and certified assisting animals are the only pets allowed on the nature retreat. Animals must be on a leash at all times.
  • The retreat manager must be informed if you are camping with a furry friend.
  • Because of space limitations, assisting animals will likely not fit in the current sanitary facilities. New facilities are being constructed. No other animals are allowed in the facilities.
  • Animal waste must be cleaned up and properly disposed of by owners.
  • Do not leave your animals unattended at any time.
The retreat manager reserves the right to refuse further service without refund to individuals who break these rules.