Father/Son Camping Trip 2021

WHAT: VBC Men's Father/Son Camping Trip
WHEN: Friday, June 25 - Sunday, June 27, 2021
WHERE: Aspen Campground, Jackson Meadows Reservoir, Tahoe Nat'l Forest
(197 mi., approx. 3.5 - 4 hours via I-80E Google Maps Directions)
WHO: ALL MEN ARE INVITED! Any man who desires to join us is welcome. While this event is designed with fathers and sons in mind, it is NOT limited to them only. Grandfathers and grandsons, uncles and nephews are all welcome
WHY: To provide godly, generational, Christian fellowship and encouragement in the great outdoors by enjoying God's marvelous creation

COST: LIMITED CAPACITY. $25/adult, $15/child (12 and under), max. $100/family 

DEPARTURE: For all of those who can leave early and join the caravan going there, please arrive at the church by 9:30am on Friday. We will leave together at 10:00am sharp. Please notify us of carpooling needs and availability. There is limited parking at the campground, so we will need to carpool to the campground as efficiently as possible.

WHAT TO EXPECT: Plan to arrive at the campground by 5:00pm Friday evening to set up camp and enjoy dinner together as a group. NEW FOR 2021: BRING YOUR OWN FOOD AND COOKING EQUIPMENT! A CENTRAL FIRE PIT IS AVAILABLE. Fellowship and worship around the campfire both nights including testimonies and devotionals. Sunday morning group worship service. Plenty of time to explore!

Questions? Contact:

Pete Knight 
VBC Men’s Ministry Coordinator
[email protected]

what to bring

  • Tent
  • Sleeping bags
  • Warm clothing for evenings
  • Comfortable hiking shoes
  • Toiletries
  • Flashlight
  • Hat, sunglasses, sunscreen
  • Bug repellent
  • Bible


  • Pillow
  • Sleeping mat
  • Extra blanket
  • Camera
  • Lantern
  • Ball and card games
  • Swimsuit, towels
  • Camp chairs
  • Anything else you might need for camping
  • Fishing poles and gear, canoes, kayaks (including license if over 16 and planning to fish)