Glisson Camp & Retreat Center offers Summer Camp and year-round Retreat experiences in the forests surrounding Cane Creek Falls near Dahlonega, Georgia.


Glisson joins with the church to make disciples of Jesus Christ and to nurture leadership by creating experiences in Creation and in Christian community that encourage transformation, growth, and renewal for all people.


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Learn the history of this North Georgia camp, founded by Rev. Fred Glisson in 1925.


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EcoEternity Forest

An environmentally-friendly burial alternative here on Glisson’s Holy Dirt.

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“The mission of the church is to make disciples of
Jesus Christ for the transformation of the world.”

Mission Statement of the United Methodist Church

Glisson Camp & Retreat Center is accredited by the American Camp Association (ACA), a leading authority in youth development which focuses on improving the quality of camp experiences in safety, health, staffing, service, leadership, and discovery.