Family Weekends at Camp Tilikum

Tilikum offers a variety of Family Weekends that offer families an ideal opportunity to experience spiritual and relational renewal. Activities include meals together, speaker and worship sessions, waterfront activities (canoeing, swimming and fishing), nature hikes, Challenge Course activities, and crafts. Tilikum’s pastoral setting, group and individual activities, and the presence of God create an ideal opportunity to experience life side-by-side. Children attending these weekends should at least be entering 1st grade.  

Family Weekends schedule

Mother and Daughter Weekend – Friday, May 8 – Sunday, May 10, 2020 (Mother’s Day weekend)

Father and Son Weekend – Friday, June 19 – Sunday June 21, 2020 (Father’s Day weekend)

Single Mom Families Weekend – Friday, July 3 – Sunday, July 5, 2020

Mother and Son Weekend – Friday, July 17 – Sunday, July 19, 2020

Father and Daughter Weekend – Friday, July 31 – Sunday, August 2, 2020

New 2020 commuter rate option

New for summer 2020 is an option to commute to Tilikum for all Family Weekends except for Single Mom and Family Weekend. Join in the fun with your family and return home to sleep in your own bed at night. Rates include 5 meals, all sessions and recreation activities for the weekend. 

Registration for Family Weekends

Registration for Family Weekends and Family Camps begins January 15th and ends the Monday before each family weekend begins.

Family Weekends cost

Realizing that families have different abilities to pay, Tilikum has instituted a three-tier fee program. Tiered pricing is intended to help families recognize the full cost of Camp weekends and then select the level suitable for their circumstances. By choosing to pay the full cost of the program, Tilikum is able to offer financial assistance to families that need it. Please select an appropriate tier at the time of registration.

Full Cost

     Adult: $192     Commuter Adult: $114
     Child: $144      Commuter Child: $90


     Adult: $176     Commuter Adult: $105
     Child: $132      Commuter Child: $83


     Adult: $160     Commuter Adult: $95
     Child: $120      Commuter Child: $75

Costs for Single Mom and Family weekend per registrant are lower per person at checkout.

Scholarships are available for those who qualify.

Changes or cancellations

If you need to change or cancel or your camp registration for any reason, please notify Debbie Ford, Camp Registrar, as soon as possible. If you cancel more than three weeks from your camp start date, you will receive a full refund minus a $40 transaction fee. A 50% refund will be given for cancellations made between 8 and 21 days prior to the first day of camp. Cancellations made 7 days or less prior to the first day of camp will not be refunded. Exceptions can be made for illness or accident with a note from the camper’s physician. Tilikum prorates the amount of refund based on the number of days the camper attended, minus a $40 transaction fee. There is a $40 transaction fee for switching from one week of camp to another. Simply email Debbie Ford/Camp Registrar, or call Debbie at (503) 538-2763, ext. 107.

Registration for Family Weekends is open!

Click on the icon above to register. These weekend camps can fill up quickly so register early to get the weekend(s) you want.