Rent Camp Conrad Chinnock
7,000 feet above the city lies Camp Conrad Chinnock, a beautiful camp nestled among the tall pines of the Barton Flats Recreation Area within the San Bernardino Mountains near Big Bear. The camp is owned and operated by Diabetes Camping and Educational Services, a non-profit organization, and is under permit from the San Bernardino National Forest.
The views are spectacular, the air is fresh and clean, the stars are bright, and the staff is friendly and helpful. Being accredited by the American Camp Association assures Camp Conrad Chinnock attendees will receive the highest standards and outstanding service.
Whether you have family, a church group, youth or adult programs, or a wedding, become part of the Camp Conrad Chinnock family by bringing your group to camp.
Camp Conrad Chinnock offers 12 winterized cabins each with a toilet and sink along with nearby shower facilities. The cabins have a capacity of 12 people and are conveniently located near the showers and bathrooms. The heavy-duty wood bunk beds have twin-sized mattresses suitable for bringing your own linens or sleeping bag.
RISNER CONFERENCE CENTER
The Risner Conference Center provides ideal accommodations for small to medium size groups. Its spacious meeting areas can hold up to 100 people for presentations, conferences, and recreational purposes.
The conference room has a large fireplace, tables, and chairs to use as needed. This facility is fully equipped with an oven, stove, refrigerator, and sink. The Center has a sleeping accommodations for 38 people. The sleeping facilities at Camp Conrad Chinnock are dormitory style; bunk beds with mattresses are provided. Three sleeping dorms have their own attached bathroom facility, complete with shower stalls and washing facilities.
There is also an administrator's room with a private bath, double bed, and bunk bed. This facility is perfect for church retreats, scout troops, family reunions, and educational retreats.
Camp Conrad Chinnock’s large dining hall is capable of holding up to 220 people per meal. The beautiful stone fireplace served as a gathering place for announcements and such. All package prices include delicious, nutritious meals prepared by camp's Food Service Manager. Special requests for meals and dietary needs can be arranged prior to your groups arrival. However, fees can vary with special food requests. Dish washing services can also be provided and are included in packages unless otherwise noted.
STEBBINS AND GAME LODGES
Stebbins Lodge is generally used as a sleeping facility, program headquarters, and/or infirmary and is leased in conjunction with the Game Lodge and Dining Hall. Stebbins consists of a dormitory area, two private bedrooms, and two bathroom facilities with showers.
The Game Lodge is a large meeting/recreational room where a group may sit in front of a blazing fire with a cup of hot chocolate and relax, watch a movie, or listen to music. There are couches, benches, pool table, ping-pong, foosball, and air hockey.
During the fall, spring, and summer, our clear, heated pool provides respite from the warm days. The winter brings snow to the hills, creating natural sledding areas around camp.
A short hike from camp is Jenks Lake, which is a popular fishing spot and day hike when weather permits. Canoeing is available during the summer for groups with qualified lifeguards.
For hiking enthusiasts, San Gorgonio's "Old Grey Back", with an elevation of 11,500 feet, provides a day long challenge. The area around camp is covered with trails great for hiking, walking, and mountain biking.
Activities available to groups include swimming, volleyball, basketball, snow play, cross country skiing, fishing, and a large outdoor amphitheater complete with a stage for skits and songs along side the roaring fire.
Downhill skiing, snow boarding, boarding, water skiing, and mountain biking is available 30 minutes away in Big Bear Lake.
The 35-foot Activity Adventure Tower features rock climbing, rappelling, a ‘vertical playground’, and high-ropes for developing team work, communication, and fun.
Package rates (includes lodging, meals, and snacks) require a minimum of 35 paid persons depending upon the season. With a variety of activities and services available, please complete the form below for a quote.
A non-refundable deposit of $500 or 25% of the total fee, whichever is greater, is required for each reservation.