Fall is FUN at Camp Fontanelle

Join us at Split Oak Hollow for a nifty good time in our 1950's themed maze!

We hope you will join us September 30th and October 1st for our new Fall fundraising event, Fontanelle Fall Fest!
This event is replacing the traditional BBQ held on the third Sunday of September.
To purchase tickets to the Sunday Evening Dinner Follow this Link: https://square.link/u/pdxu4K4C
If you can’t make it to the event but would still like to make a donation,
you can use this link: https://square.link/u/m3rE5AL7

Pumpkin Patch & Corn Maze

The fun doesn’t stop at Camp Fontanelle when summer camp ends! During the Fall you can visit Split Oak Hollow, our corn maze and pumpkin patch, for tons of family fun. Our new hours are Saturdays and Sundays from 10am - 6pm. Opening day coincides with our Fontanelle Fall Fest on September 30th and October 1st. This event begins on Saturday at 10am with the opening of the corn maze and a craft/vendor fair (ending at 3pm). At noon we have a Corn Hole Tournament, registration can be done on the Scoreholio App or on site at 11am. The craft/vendor fair continues on Sunday as well. We will hold our traditional worship service on Sunday at 3:30pm under the big tent at Riverview Lodge. Bishop David Wilson will provide the message, Rev. Bill Ritter will lead us in music. A fundraising dinner will be held following the service at 5pm. The dinner requires the purchase of a ticket in advance, you can purchase online here https://square.link/u/pdxu4K4C or by mailing a check to camp. Entrance to Split Oak Hollow includes access to the 9 acre corn maze, jumping pillows, petting zoo, hayrack rides, pedal carts, and more! In addition to your entrance fee you can also purchase rides on the 350’ zipline, a climb up the 20’ rock wall, pumpkins, and yummy food at the concession stand. Groups can call to make reservations outside of regular hours.

Transforming Lives through Intentional Christian Community

Camp Fontanelle is located just south of Fontanelle, Nebraska. We are a facility of the Great Plains Conference of the United Methodist Church Camping Ministries working as partners with Comeca, Camp Norwesca, Camp Horizon, Camp Chippewa, and Camp Lakeside. The Camping Ministries of the Great Plains Conference of the United Methodist Church transform lives through intentional Christian community. Our camps offer opportunities for intentional Christian Community through hosting retreats, reunions, community events, group activities, and summer camps for all ages.

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Fontanelle Fall Fest September 30th and October 1st

We are excited to announce our new Fall Fundraising event, Fontanelle Fall Fest!  This event will take place on September 30th and October 1st and coincide with the opening weekend of our Split Oak Hollow Corn Maze. In addition to the normal...

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The sun is out and even though clouds cover the sky, I can stand in front of Olson Lodge and feel the warmth of the sun’s rays. I know, I know, tomorrow is supposed to be winter-like again, but today, today, I can enjoy the warmth that the...

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Jane Van Horn
Jane Van Horn
Assistant Director Hospitality
It is a privilege to serve at Camp Fontanelle. It is an opportunity for me to do the things I enjoy - cooking, writing, speaking, photography and...
Rev. Dr. Janice Japp
Rev. Dr. Janice Japp
Donor Support Director
Doug Kallesen
Doug Kallesen
Site Council – Executive Committee, Treasurer Development Team – Communications, Grants
Ryan Siver
Ryan Siver
Site Director
Amanda Siver
Amanda Siver
Office Coordinator
I am a recent transplant to Nebraska from Upstate NY but I have a lifelong history with the Methodist Church and Methodist Camping.  I...

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9677 County Road 3
Fontanelle, NE 68044