Montreat Conference Center offers a variety of outdoor recreation including tennis, softball, the Robert Lake Park playground for children, fishing, miles of hiking and walking trails, as well as indoor basketball and volleyball. During the summer months, visitors enjoy the Friday Night Barn Dances, an outdoor swimming pool, canoes and paddle boats on Lake Susan, rock-hopping in an icy stream, and a variety of arts and crafts programs at the Currie Craft Center and Sally Jones Pottery.
Green spaces are important recreation areas at Montreat. Enjoy Moore Center Field, Anderson Lawn, and Welch Field year-round. Reservations may be required for Welch Field, call 828.669.9757 for more information.
“Clubs” is a summer day camp program for children in kindergarten through high school. Child care provides quality care for children ages six months through 5 years. As a parent or grandparent, you can relax and enjoy your summer conference experience knowing your children are having a great time, too, under the supervision of an experienced, caring staff.
From the toothbrush you forgot to gifts and conference resources, the Shops at Montreat in the Moore Center overlooking Lake Susan have what you need. Find additional shopping options in nearby Black Mountain and Asheville.
For more information on summer activities, see the latest issue of This Week in Montreat.