Pennsylvania Lions Beacon Lodge Camp - AFB Directory Profile
Pennsylvania Lions Beacon Lodge Camp
114 SR 103 South
Mt. Union, PA 17066-9601
(814) 542-2511 (Local)
(814) 542-7437 (Fax)
The Pennsylvania Lions' Beacon Lodge Camp is a 583-acre camp for children and adults with special needs including blindness, deafness, and many other physical and mental challenges.
Beacon Lodge was established in 1948 as a summer camp for blind residents of Pennsylvania and has become a conference center for special groups, an educational facility for families, and a rental camp for group retreats
Hours of operation: 11-day sessions at residential camp, 6-day special-needs sessions.
Staff description: 5 full-time, 60 summer paid staff.
Geographic area served: Pennsylvania and surrounding states.
Ellen Miller, Executive Director
Services for Adults
- Offers self-help direction.
- Recreation Services
- Offers residential summer camp activities, including arts and crafts, bowling, swimming, wrestling, hiking, basketball, shuffleboard, bus trips, archery, canoeing, kayaking.
Services for Children
- Summer/Day Camps and After-school Programs
- Summer residential programs for both kids and adults. Activities include swimming, boating, fishing, hikes, sleep-outs, cook-outs, climbing, caving, crafts and more!