• Life in Motion!

    Watch the 2016 Video and see what Camp Tekoa is all about. Register now for an amazing summer!

  • HS Water Adventure Camp Western NC Mountains

    Take the plunge!

    Register for MS or HS Water Adventure to experience the crytal clear waters of Lake Jocasee! Learn more about our Adventure Camps.

  • NC Summer Camp in the Mountains

    Its All Here

    We have an incredible amount of camps to choose from.  Day Camp, Tekoa Overnight (TKO) and Camp Tekoa Adventures give campers a variety of choices and challenges. Register now for the camp that fits you!

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  • Backpackingmist

    Explore God's Creation
    Many of our adventure camps backpacking in nearby Pisgah National Forest.  Join the adventure and explore the wild.

    Read more about Adventure Camps

  • The giant swing in camp western nc mountains

    Leap of Faith

    Our older campers have the opportunity to experience our High Ropes course. It challenges participants with several uniques elements mounted 45' in the air. The big finish is like nothing else at camp- a giant swing to a gravity stop.

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  • mud

    Yes, we do that.

    The Mud Pit is a popular activity for our overnight campers.  We are not afraid of a little dirt.  Camp is gloriously messy and full of fun! Register now for the camp that fits you!

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Camp Tekoa Brochure

Camp Tekoa ISSUU brochure western NC

We Can't wait

Amazing camp staff in NC mountains

We have an amazing staff that are so excited to serve our campers.  As you prepare for the summer, know that our staff are prayerfully anticipating your arrival.  We want your week at camp to be one where you have an amazing and fun time.  But most importantly, we want you to experience Christ in this place!

LGO Tekoa's Afterschool Program

Afterschool at Camp Tekoa in the Hendersonville area of NC

Looking for the best way for your child to grow! It's here at Let's Grow Outside. Camp Tekoa offers a unique experience after the school hours filled with play, creative projects, swimming, boating, ziplines and more.  Learn more about our Afterschool Program.

Welcome to Camp Tekoa!

Camp Tekoa is a summer camp and conference center located in the Blue Ridge mountains of North Carolina, near Hendersonville. Tekoa is owned and operated by the Western NC Conference of the United Methodist Church.

Tekoa offers a wide variety of summer resident and day camps for boys and girls. These include elementary day camp, and resident camps for elementary, middle school and high school students. Tekoa also offers Adventure camps for middle and high school students.

Our mission is "Touching hearts, changing lives, sharing the light of Christ."

The summer camp choice of Western NC Parents in the moutainsCamp Tekoa has won a WNC Parent's Family Choice Award for the past 6 years as Best Overnight Camp and for the past 5 years as Best Day Camp in Western North Carolina.  Thanks to all of you who have made this camp amazing!

• 2011 • 2012 • 2013 


Mountain Express Award for Best Summer Camp in Western NC Mountains Camp Tekoa was voted the Best Summer Camp in the Mountain Express X-Awards for 2014!