Registration is now open! Bring your family and “Take Flight” with us!

Make memories with your Pacific Unitarian family and friends at our Unitarian Universalist mountain retreat, Camp de Benneville Pines near Big Bear on Friday, June 7 until Sunday, June 9. 

Hiking, walks to Jenks Lake, the Fairy Forest, swimming, fishing, archery, basketball and volleyball, arts n’ crafts, lizard catching, large climbing structure, board games & puzzles, dialogue, outdoor worship, meditation, the labyrinth, blind wine tasting, lounging around, the ever popular UUn-Talent Show and more!

Find a detailed schedule here.

Getting Around
Paved paths from the lodge to the cabins as well as a golf cart to escort you to and from if needed. 

Heated cabins with individual rooms with bunk beds and bathrooms with showers. Home style cooking by the staff.

Beat the Traffic & Come Up Thursday Evening
For only $25 extra, come up Thursday night for a potluck dinner and an extra day to enjoy camp and acclimate to the altitude before the festivities get under way on Friday afternoon.

First time at camp? 
We look forward to seeing you there! Contact Janet or Andy about special first-time discounts.

Look Who’s Coming So Far
The Einhorn-Childers, Fields, Garcia, Dempster-Holtz, Storr,  Koelsch, Giess, & Sweet families, along with Tracy Blender & Family, Jennifer & John Hocutt, Gary & Lee Ann Hart, Mary Ann & George Stein, Dan Howell & Chelsea Sites, Andy & Janet Kissner, Nancy Elchoness, Diana Durham, Lisa Sites, Reverend Steve, and more.

Click on this link to register online or contact Janet or Andy for a registration form.

Please contact Co-Deans, Janet Kissner at / 310-938-4612 or Andy Kissner at / 213-595-2093.

Visit the camp’s website at